Rockford, Iowa

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Population in 2013: 848 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.5%
 
Males: 405  (47.8%)
Females: 443  (52.2%)
Median resident age:  42.2 years
Iowa median age:  38.0 years

Zip codes: 50468.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,977 (it was $32,143 in 2000)
Rockford:

$41,977
IA:

$52,229

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,672 (it was $15,455 in 2000)

Rockford city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $90,045 (it was $56,500 in 2000)
Rockford:

$90,045
IA:

$126,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $117,075; Detached houses: $117,692; Townhouses or other attached units: $113,597; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $178,874; Mobile homes: $41,942

Median gross rent in 2013: $423.

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  • Races in Rockford, IA (2010)

    Rockford races chart
    • 85199.0%White alone
    • 40.5%Two or more races
    • 20.2%Black alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Hispanic

Races in Rockford detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Rockford: 83.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (44.5%), English (10.5%), Irish (9.4%), Norwegian (7.1%), United States (4.1%), Dutch (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 03/19/1878

Elevation: 1109 feet

Land area: 0.63 square miles.

Population density: 1,346 people per square mile   (low).

Rockford,IA real estate house value index trend

Rockford, Iowa map

For population 25 years and over in Rockford:

  • High school or higher: 93.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rockford city:

  • Never married: 25.9%
  • Now married: 54.6%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Iowa:

3.1%



According to our research of Iowa and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Rockford, Iowa as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Rockford to the number of sex offenders is 849 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,306 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,026 (1.1%)

Rockford satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waterloo, IA (49.4 miles , pop. 68,747).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (131.8 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (281.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rudd, IA (2.4 miles ), Nora Springs, IA (2.6 miles ), Marble Rock, IA (2.7 miles ), Roseville, IA (2.8 miles) , Dougherty, IA (3.2 miles) , Portland, IA (3.2 miles) , Floyd, IA (3.4 miles ), Rock Falls, IA (3.6 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $98,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $91,300
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $41,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.05 N, Longitude: 92.95 W

Area code: 641

Rockford household income distribution Rockford home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.6%
Iowa:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +16 (+1.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (35%)
  • Wholesale trade (16%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Material moving occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Rockford: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Rockford, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rockford-area historical tornado activity is near Iowa state average. It is 95% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.4 miles away from the Rockford city center killed 13 people and injured 462 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/14/1966, a category F5 tornado 30.8 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 172 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rockford-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/9/1975 at 14:54:15, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 236.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 414.1 miles away from Rockford center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 234.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 394.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/5/1993 at 01:24:53, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 245.3 miles away from Rockford center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 333.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Floyd County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rockford topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rockford:

  • NORA SPRINGS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; NORA SPRINGS, IA)
  • ROCKWELL COMMUNITY NURSING HOM (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; ROCKWELL, IA)
  • LIEBE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; GREENE, IA)
  • HERITAGE CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MASON CITY, IA)
  • HERITAGE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MASON CITY, IA)
  • FLOYD COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH/HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; CHARLES CITY, IA)
  • FLOYD COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; CHARLES CITY, IA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rockford:

  • North Iowa Area Community College (about 12 miles; Mason City, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,235)
  • Riverland Community College (about 44 miles; Austin, MN; FT enrollment: 2,321)
  • University of Northern Iowa (about 45 miles; Cedar Falls, IA; FT enrollment: 10,816)
  • Hawkeye Community College (about 54 miles; Waterloo, IA; FT enrollment: 7,160)
  • Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar (about 56 miles; Calmar, IA; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Upper Iowa University (about 61 miles; Fayette, IA; FT enrollment: 5,275)
  • Luther College (about 61 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,700)

Public high school in Rockford:

Public elementary/middle school in Rockford:

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Library in Rockford:

  • ROCKFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $42,144; Location: 202 W MAIN AVE; 6,979 books; 418 audio materials; 653 video materials; 13 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 45 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Rockford: Rockford Volunteer Fire Department (A), Rockford Public Library (B), Rockford City Hall (C), Rockford Police Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Rockford include: First United Methodist Church (A), Holy Name Church (B), Zion Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Rockford: Rockford Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Fossil Prairie (Nature Centers; 1227 215th Street).

Floyd County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 39.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

39.6
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 0.136. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.136
U.S.:

1.929

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 21.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Rockford and their reported violations in the past:

TOSANAK RECREATION AREA (Address: 1227 215TH ST , Population served: 151, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.2%
(14.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 70.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Iowa:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.8%
Whole state:  64.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.8%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Rockford compared to Iowa state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Rockford (2011 data):

  • First Security Bank and Trust Company: Rockford Branch at 211 West Main Avenue, branch established on 1925/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $430.7 mil, Deposits: $342.8 mil, headquarters in Charles City, IA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Cedar Valley Bankshares, Ltd.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.1
Iowa average:

10.3

Rockford travel time to work - commute Rockford mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rockford city (based on Floyd County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,25618
Catholic3,0803
Evangelical Protestant1,25513
Other42
None6,708-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Floyd County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Floyd County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
Iowa:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Floyd County:

4.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

11.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.6%
Iowa:

7.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Floyd County:

28.4%
Iowa:

27.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.9%
State:

14.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$5,606$33,6360$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$300
Sewerage 1$3,799$45,5880$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$467
Water Supply 1$2,980$35,7600$0
Electric Power 2$9,011$54,0660$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$1,313
Totals for Government 6$21,396$42,7923$2,080

Rockford government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $364,000 ($429.25)
    Water Utilities: $80,000 ($94.34)
    Regular Highways: $62,000 ($73.11)
    Police Protection: $51,000 ($60.14)
    General - Other: $44,000 ($51.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $30,000 ($35.38)
    Libraries: $26,000 ($30.66)
    General Public Buildings: $23,000 ($27.12)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($23.58)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($14.15)
    Fire Protection: $12,000 ($14.15)
    Central Staff Services: $7,000 ($8.25)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $12,000 ($14.15)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($20.05)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $10,000 ($11.79)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $238,000 ($280.66)

Rockford government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $111,000 ($130.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $30,000 ($35.38)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $13,000 ($15.33)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $45,000 ($53.07)
    Interest Earnings: $25,000 ($29.48)
    Rents: $5,000 ($5.90)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $448,000 ($528.30)
    Water Utilities: $99,000 ($116.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $73,000 ($86.08)
    General Support: $14,000 ($16.51)
    All Other: $2,000 ($2.36)
  • Tax - Property: $134,000 ($158.02)
    Total General Sales: $51,000 ($60.14)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($2.36)
    NEC: $1,000 ($1.18)

Rockford government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Electric Utilities: $228,000 ($268.87)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $302,000 ($356.13)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $284,000 ($334.91)
    Electric Utilities: $184,000 ($216.98)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Electric Utilities: $44,000 ($51.89)
    Other, NEC: $18,000 ($21.23)

Rockford government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $702,000 ($827.83)

4.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,083 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.17%
Iowa average:

5.75%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cerro Gordo County, IA  0.89% ($33,870 average AGI)
from Chickasaw County, IA  0.46% ($22,071)
from Butler County, IA  0.22% ($52,769)


6.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,373 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
Iowa average:

5.94%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cerro Gordo County, IA  1.00% ($27,452 average AGI)
to Chickasaw County, IA  0.44% ($29,630)
to Black Hawk County, IA  0.37% ($30,217)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rockford:

  • KGLO (1300 AM; 5 kW; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRNI (1010 AM; 1 kW; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCNZ (1250 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATION COMPANY, L.C.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KRIB (1490 AM; 1 kW; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF MASON CITY, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KNFX (970 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDNZ (1650 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR FALLS, IA; Owner: FIFE COMMUNICATIONS CO., LLC)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KCHA (1580 AM; 1 kW; CHARLES CITY, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rockford:

  • KLSS-FM (106.1 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF MASON CITY, INC.)
  • KIAI (93.9 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KUNY (91.5 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)
  • KCMR (97.9 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: TLC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCHA-FM (95.9 FM; CHARLES CITY, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOEL-FM (92.3 FM; OELWEIN, IA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KROC-FM (106.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • K223AB (92.5 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: GREAT COMM. COMMCNS. OF N. IOWA INC)
  • KAUS-FM (99.9 FM; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LUVERNE, INC.)
  • KBDC (88.5 FM; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KLMJ (104.9 FM; HAMPTON, IA; Owner: CD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJCY (95.5 FM; ST. ANSGAR, IA; Owner: MINN-IOWA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSMA-FM (98.7 FM; OSAGE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KIOW (107.3 FM; FOREST CITY, IA; Owner: PILOT KNOB BROADCASTING)
  • KLKK (103.7 FM; CLEAR LAKE, IA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K214BA (90.7 FM; MASON CITY, ETC., IA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA)

TV broadcast stations around Rockford:

  • KIMT (Channel 3; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KYIN (Channel 24; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KAAL (Channel 6; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: KAAL-TV, LLC)

Rockford fatal accident list:

May 22, 2002 03:39 PM, 4th Street Se, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 6, 1991 03:30 PM, 147, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Jct Of 1st St N & 1st Ave Ne On Ne Corner (Lat: 43.053861 Lon: -92.949639), Call Sign: KVC638
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.280 MHz, 154.415 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/22/2012, Expiration Date: 03/11/2023
    Registrant: Electronic Engineering Co, 1100 Keo Way, Des Moines, IA 50309, Phone: (515) 283-1100, Fax: (515) 244-6948, Email:
  • Lat: 43.051417 Lon: -92.931333, Call Sign: WQBA926, Licensee ID: L00852001
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/10/2004, Expiration Date: 09/10/2014, Certifier: Gary Schwartz
    Registrant: Rudd-Rockford-Marble Rock School District
  • Lat: 42.223611 Lon: -89.055194, Call Sign: WQCC840
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.137 MHz, 458.137 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/01/2005, Expiration Date: 02/01/2015, Certifier: Ken Giesler
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KA0EXG
    Grant Date: 07/13/1994, Expiration Date: 07/13/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/14/2006
    Registrant: Kenneth H Trettin, Box 56, Rockford, IA 50468
  • Call Sign: WB0GUE, Licensee ID: L01287859
    Grant Date: 06/29/2007, Expiration Date: 09/26/2017, Certifier: David R Keith
    Registrant: David R Keith, 2185 Glass Ave, Rockford, IA 50468
  • Call Sign: KD0BFC, Licensee ID: L01306480
    Grant Date: 07/20/2007, Expiration Date: 07/20/2017, Cancellation Date: 08/21/2007, Certifier: Greg R Burnett
    Registrant: Greg R Burnett, 506 W Main, Rockford, IA 50468-1100
  • Call Sign: W0GRB, Previous Call Sign: KD0BFC, Licensee ID: L01306480
    Grant Date: 08/21/2007, Expiration Date: 08/21/2017, Certifier: Greg R Burnett
    Registrant: Greg R Burnett, 506 W Main, Rockford, IA 50468-1100

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7802D , Serial Number: 22-5446, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 08/07/1957
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Robert D Boekemeier, 2091 230th St, Rockford, IA 50468, Other Owners: Jeanne Boekemeier

Most common first names in Rockford, IA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1680.0 years
William1175.6 years
Donald1074.1 years
Robert1070.5 years
Esther984.9 years
Richard975.0 years
Charles970.2 years
Edward976.1 years
Anna886.9 years
Helen775.5 years
Most common last names in Rockford, IA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Fullerton1072.1 years
Eichmeier880.1 years
Jones782.6 years
Engels677.3 years
Gabel683.2 years
Young676.3 years
Orourke683.5 years
Wilson681.0 years
White579.6 years
Paulus578.6 years

Businesses in Rockford, IA

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