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Rockford, Washington - Basic Facts

The Town of Rockford had a population of 489 as of July 1, 2018. Rockford ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Washington. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Rockford is located at latitude 47.4512 and longitude -117.1309 in Spokane County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Rockford (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.68 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Spokane County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,388 feet.

The Town of Rockford (GNIS ID: 2412562) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Washington is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Rockford is located within Rockford Division of Spokane County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Rockford: Hnmulshench.

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Rockford, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 489
Population in Households 489
Population in Familes 409
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 717
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $55,480
Average Household Income $65,182
Per Capita Income $26,054


Total Housing Units 220 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 153 (69.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 45 (20.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 22 ( 10.0%)
Median Home Value $264,474
Average Home Value $297,712


Total Households 198
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 144
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.48% 0.77%
Households 0.37% 0.6%
Families 0.7% 0.68%
Median Household Income   3.8%
Per Capita Income   2.96%

Rockford, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rockford to the other 627 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 470 25th
Population Density # 364 42nd
Diversity Index # 594 6th
Median Household Income # 359 43rd
Per Capita Income # 431 31st

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