Rockford, Minnesota

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Population in 2014: 4,366 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +25.3%
Males: 2,130  (48.8%)
Females: 2,236  (51.2%)
Median resident age:  38.3 years
Minnesota median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 55373.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $72,023 (it was $51,349 in 2000)
Rockford:

$72,023
MN:

$65,599

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $33,980 (it was $20,675 in 2000)

Rockford city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $202,815 (it was $113,900 in 2000)
Rockford:

$202,815
MN:

$211,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $179,712; Detached houses: $230,623; Townhouses or other attached units: $238,718; Mobile homes: $21,577

Median gross rent in 2016: $848.

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  • Races in Rockford, MN (2016)

    Rockford races chart
    • 3,73887.3%White alone
    • 45710.7%Hispanic
    • 270.6%Asian alone
    • 180.4%Two or more races
    • 120.3%American Indian alone
    • 70.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rockford: 111.2 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.3%), Swedish (10.8%), Norwegian (6.0%), Irish (5.7%), Italian (4.2%), American (3.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 916 feet

Land area: 1.72 square miles.

Population density: 2,533 people per square mile   (average).

Rockford,MN real estate house value index trend

Rockford, Minnesota map

For population 25 years and over in Rockford:

  • High school or higher: 95.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rockford city:

  • Never married: 31.6%
  • Now married: 55.3%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 1.5%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

311 residents are foreign born (7.0% Latin America).

This city:

7.2%
Minnesota:

7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Rockford city:  1.4% ($1,650)
Minnesota:  1.1% ($1,297)

Rockford satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Maple Grove, MN (14.1 miles , pop. 50,365).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Minneapolis, MN (24.6 miles , pop. 382,618).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (378.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Greenfield, MN (1.6 miles ), Delano, MN (2.0 miles ), Independence, MN (2.3 miles ), Loretto, MN (2.4 miles ), Hanover, MN (2.5 miles ), Maple Plain, MN (2.6 miles ), Corcoran, MN (2.8 miles ), St. Michael, MN (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 30 buildings, average cost: $118,300
  • 1998: 64 buildings, average cost: $122,000
  • 1999: 80 buildings, average cost: $128,500
  • 2000: 63 buildings, average cost: $137,400
  • 2001: 26 buildings, average cost: $150,800
  • 2002: 21 buildings, average cost: $165,100
  • 2003: 27 buildings, average cost: $177,100
  • 2004: 14 buildings, average cost: $211,700
  • 2005: 33 buildings, average cost: $247,100
  • 2006: 61 buildings, average cost: $296,300
  • 2007: 36 buildings, average cost: $313,600
  • 2008: 17 buildings, average cost: $362,900
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $287,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $271,400
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $225,800
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $215,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $265,700
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $328,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.09 N, Longitude: 93.74 W

Rockford household income distribution Rockford home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.0%
Minnesota:

3.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +904 (+35.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Rockford, Minnesota

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rockford-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Minnesota state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.3 miles away from the Rockford city center killed 3 people and injured 175 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1965, a category F4 tornado 14.1 miles away from the city center caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rockford-area historical earthquake activity is below Minnesota state average. It is 91% 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 118.8 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 130.5 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 285.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/1995 at 15:57:18, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 159.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/9/1994 at 08:45:35, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 61.9 miles away from Rockford center
On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 302.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Wright County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rockford topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rockford:

  • HAVEN HOMES OF MAPLE PLAIN (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MAPLE PLAIN, MN)
  • DELANO MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; DELANO, MN)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - DELANO (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; DELANO, MN)
  • PARK VIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BUFFALO, MN)
  • RETIREMENT CENTER OF WRIGHT COUNTY (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BUFFALO, MN)
  • DCI DOUGLAS (Hospital, about 9 miles away; BUFFALO, MN)
  • EBENEZER COVENANT HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BUFFALO, MN)

located in Rockford:

Operable nuclear power plant near Rockford:

  • 15 miles: Monticello in Monticello, MN.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rockford:

  • Hennepin Technical College (about 17 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; Full-time enrollment: 4,515)
  • North Hennepin Community College (about 18 miles; Brooklyn Park, MN; FT enrollment: 4,943)
  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College (about 20 miles; Coon Rapids, MN; FT enrollment: 5,918)
  • Minneapolis Community and Technical College (about 24 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 6,726)
  • Capella University (about 25 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 21,718)
  • Walden University (about 25 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 62,473)
  • Augsburg College (about 26 miles; Minneapolis, MN; FT enrollment: 2,954)

Public high school in Rockford:

Public elementary/middle schools in Rockford:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • A new church in Rockford, Minnesota - It's not in the info listed for churches in Rockford. Please add Riverwood Covenant Church. Thank you

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

Churches in Rockford include: Jehovah's Witnesses (A), Cross Evangelical Lutheran Church (B), Rockford Christian and Missionary Church (C), United Presbyterian Church (D), Rockford Baptist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Elmwood Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Tourist attraction: Ames Florida Stork House (Museums; 8131 Bridge Street).

Wright 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 2013 was 76.4. This is about average.

City:

76.4
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 19.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.49. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.49
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00323. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00323
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.1%
(12.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.7%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.8%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Rockford, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Rockford (2011 data):

  • BANKWEST: Bankwest at 5921 Main Street, branch established on 1948/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $104.2 mil, Deposits: $95.3 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Bankwest Financial, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Minnesota average:

10.7

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

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,49456
Catholic18,69913
Mainline Protestant16,14328
Other7155
None69,649-
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: 15
Wright County:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Wright County:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
Wright County:

3.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 72
Here:

6.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

5.3%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Wright County:

26.6%
Minnesota:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

9.9%
State:

13.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Rockford:

48.2%
Minnesota:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Rockford:

46.9%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Rockford:

29.2
Minnesota:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.4%
State:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Rockford:

7.8%
Minnesota:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Minnesota:

6.8

Overweight people:
Rockford:

34.2%
State:

33.2%

General health condition:
Rockford:

58.3%
Minnesota:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Rockford:

81.0%
Minnesota:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rockford, MN Residents
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 1$6,118$73,4160$0
Other Government Administration 5$149$3580$0
Firefighters 0$0 33$0
Streets and Highways 3$10,440$41,7600$0
Sewerage 1$3,840$46,0800$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,844$46,1281$1,880
Water Supply 1$3,844$46,1280$0
Other and Unallocable 1$5,040$60,4800$0
Totals for Government 13$33,275$30,71534$1,880

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $876,000 ($200.64)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $467,000 ($106.96)
    Fire Protection: $321,000 ($73.52)
    Water Utilities: $299,000 ($68.48)
    Financial Administration: $225,000 ($51.53)
    Regular Highways: $207,000 ($47.41)
    Police Protection: $175,000 ($40.08)
    General - Other: $160,000 ($36.65)
    Parks & Recreation: $107,000 ($24.51)
    Libraries: $31,000 ($7.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($6.41)
    Central Staff Services: $13,000 ($2.98)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $4,000 ($0.92)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $99,000 ($22.68)
    Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $40,000 ($9.16)
    Withdrawals: $26,000 ($5.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $540,000 ($123.68)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $1,031,000 ($236.14)
    General - Other: $666,000 ($152.54)
    Water Utilities: $411,000 ($94.14)
    Fire Protection: $78,000 ($17.87)
    Parks & Recreation: $59,000 ($13.51)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($0.46)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($0.46)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $957,000 ($219.19)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($1.37)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $532,000 ($121.85)
    All Other: $248,000 ($56.80)
    Parks & Recreation: $96,000 ($21.99)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Government: $18,000 ($4.12)
    Interest Revenue: $-33,000 ($-7.56)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $12,000 ($2.75)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $687,000 ($157.35)
    General Revenue, NEC: $333,000 ($76.27)
    Interest Earnings: $189,000 ($43.29)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $496,000 ($113.61)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $470,000 ($107.65)
    General Support: $431,000 ($98.72)
  • Tax - Property: $965,000 ($221.03)
    NEC: $65,000 ($14.89)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $96,000 ($21.99)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $9,754,000 ($2234.08)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,887,000 ($432.20)
    Water Utilities: $567,000 ($129.87)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,680,000 ($384.79)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $9,491,000 ($2173.84)
    Water Utilities: $658,000 ($150.71)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $470,000 ($107.65)
    Water Utilities: $5,000 ($1.15)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $564,000 ($129.18)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $152,000 ($34.81)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,271,000 ($978.24)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,863,000 ($426.71)

6.42% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,982 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.42%
Minnesota average:

6.51%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($131 average AGI)
Wright County:

0.03%
Minnesota average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hennepin County, MN  2.18% ($48,641 average AGI)
from Sherburne County, MN  0.85% ($36,741)
from Stearns County, MN  0.44% ($41,049)


6.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,739 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.51%
Minnesota average:

6.71%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($145 average AGI)
Wright County:

0.03%
Minnesota average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hennepin County, MN  1.97% ($46,034 average AGI)
to Sherburne County, MN  0.73% ($38,121)
to Stearns County, MN  0.35% ($26,963)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rockford:

  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KWOM (1600 AM; 5 kW; WATERTOWN, MN; Owner: WATERTOWN RADIO, INC.)
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KSMM (1530 AM; 9 kW; SHAKOPEE, MN; Owner: STARBOARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLBP (1470 AM; 5 kW; BROOKLYN PARK, MN; Owner: 1400, INC.)
  • WWTC (1280 AM; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMNN (1330 AM; 10 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO.)
  • WBHR (660 AM; 10 kW; SAUK RAPIDS, MN; Owner: HERBERT M. HOPPE)
  • KDIZ (1440 AM; 5 kW; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • KUOM (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rockford:

  • KQQL (107.9 FM; ANOKA, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTCZ-FM (97.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTTB (96.3 FM; GLENCOE, MN; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • KJZI (100.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KNOW-FM (91.1 FM; MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WLTE (102.9 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-FM (94.5 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-FM, LLC, A DELAWARE LLC)
  • KEEY-FM (102.1 FM; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTIS-FM (98.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KDWB-FM (101.3 FM; RICHFIELD, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQRS-FM (92.5 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: KQRS, Inc.)
  • KSJN (99.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KXXR (93.7 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)
  • KLCI (106.1 FM; ELK RIVER, MN; Owner: MILESTONE RADIO LLC)
  • K214DF (90.7 FM; GOLDEN VALLEY, MN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KCLD-FM (104.7 FM; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: LEIGHTON ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KFAI (90.3 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FRESH AIR, INC.)
  • KBEM-FM (88.5 FM; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: BD. OF EDUCATION, S.S.D. NO. 1)
  • WFMP (107.1 FM; COON RAPIDS, MN; Owner: WFMP-FM, LLC)
  • WGVZ (105.7 FM; EDEN PRAIRIE, MN; Owner: KQRS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rockford:

  • KPXM (Channel 41; ST. CLOUD, MN; Owner: PAXSON MINNEAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KARE (Channel 11; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSTP-TV (Channel 5; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMSP-TV (Channel 9; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTCA-TV (Channel 2; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WCCO-TV (Channel 4; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • K07UI (Channel 7; MINNEAPOLIS, ETC., MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KSTC-TV (Channel 45; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: HUBBARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTCI-TV (Channel 17; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: TWIN CITIES PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KMWB (Channel 23; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: KLGT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WFTC (Channel 29; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • K58BS (Channel 58; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K67HG (Channel 67; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K19ER (Channel 19; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: CATHOLIC VIEWS BROADCASTS, INC.)
  • K14KH (Channel 14; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W62BD (Channel 62; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WBWX-CA (Channel 13; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
Rockford fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Rockford fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 19m62ftTotal length
  • 20,675Total average daily traffic
  • 905Total average daily truck traffic
  • 24,575Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Rockford)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Rockford, MN)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • 3600 Electric Dr (Lat: 45.096333 Lon: -93.743556), Overall height: 91.1 m, Call Sign: WPNC835
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.531 MHz, 928.531 MHzGrant Date: 02/15/2002, Expiration Date: 03/07/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2012, Certifier: James L GoodinRegistrant: B V Larson Inc., 1082 West Bone Lake Ln, Milltown, WI 54858, Phone: (715) 857-5557, Fax: (715) 857-5557, Email:
  • ROCKFORD, Cr 50 (Lat: 45.089111 Lon: -93.715500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: KCM71
    Assigned Frequencies: 5960.00 MHz, 5989.67 MHz, 5960.02 MHz, 5989.67 MHz, 5960.02 MHz, 6048.97 MHz, 6019.32 MHz, 6049.97 MHz, 6019.30 MHz, 6108.30 MHz... (+7 more)Grant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 08/14/2013, Certifier: David L ChristmanRegistrant: Time Warner Cable Enterprises LLC, 60 Columbus Circle, New York, NY 10023, Phone: (212) 364-8482, Email:
  • A1O0041A, 6031 Tower St (Lat: 45.090972 Lon: -93.739944), Type: Tank, Structure height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: WQPR640, Licensee ID: L00127664
    Assigned Frequencies: 19375.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz... (+6 more)Grant Date: 07/30/2012, Expiration Date: 07/30/2022, Cancellation Date: 01/16/2014, Certifier: Dan MenserRegistrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • ROCKFORD, 8601 Linden St. (Lat: 45.087833 Lon: -93.741556), Type: Tank, Structure height: 39.3 m, Overall height: 45.4 m, Call Sign: WQRP413
    Assigned Frequencies: 11375.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/01/2013, Expiration Date: 07/01/2023, Certifier: King FungRegistrant: County Of Hennepin, 1245 Shenandoah Lane N, Plymouth, MN 55447, Phone: (612) 596-1923, Fax: (763) 525-6243, Email:
  • A1O0041A, 6031 Tower St (Lat: 45.090972 Lon: -93.739944), Type: Tank, Structure height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: WQTV338
    Assigned Frequencies: 19525.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/21/2014, Expiration Date: 04/21/2024, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • ROCKFORD, Lat: 45.088083 Lon: -93.734139, Call Sign: WQUC303
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.643 MHzGrant Date: 06/02/2014, Expiration Date: 06/02/2024, Certifier: Nancy CarswellRegistrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Avenue, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rockford)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Rockford)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$124,170
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1009.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

FOREST LEASING CORPORATION (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from SEP-06-2011 to SEP-19-2011), St Public Notif requested (NOV-18-2011), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-18-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-15-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-02-2012)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 10
  • Hazardous Condition: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Rockford

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rockford, MN
Most common first names in Rockford, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1277.9 years
John1160.5 years
Emma881.6 years
Mary873.3 years
Robert862.8 years
Edward781.7 years
Walter777.0 years
Henry678.5 years
Helen681.7 years
Alice581.4 years
Most common last names in Rockford, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Vergin881.2 years
Rux776.3 years
Johnson580.0 years
Lieder580.0 years
Bleck578.8 years
Bonnick575.2 years
Mutterer580.6 years
Schleif580.0 years
Anderson469.0 years
Arens471.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Rockford, MN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul1
Sears1

Rockford compared to Minnesota state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 14 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
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  • Thomas L. Triplett (10)
  • Christopher Scott Larsen (8)
  • Robert H. Reetz (7)
  • Christopher Larsen (4)
  • Brian J. Hillstrom (3)
  • Michael Wayne Davis (3)
  • Michael W. Davis (2)
  • John C. Ickes, Iii (2)
  • Jason P. Weiand (2)

Total of 66 patent applications in 2008-2018.