Rockford Real Estate Market Overview

Could Rockford, IL be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Rockford. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Rockford such as Loves... Park and Machesney Park. When you’re ready, Trulia has 871 resale and new homes in Rockford lined up for you, including 5 open houses, and 668 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more


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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Rockford show a 9% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 0% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Rockford for Jul 20 to Oct 19 was $95,000 based on 381 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Rockford was $60, an increase of 7% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Rockford for Sep 20 to Oct 20 was $875.


Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in Rockford can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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Best Schools in Rockford

There are 52 schools in Rockford.

Elementary Schools

Washington Gifted School

Public, 1 - 5


Brookview Elementary School

Public, K - 5


Arthur Froberg Elementary School

Public, PK - 2

Middle Schools

Bernard W Flinn Middle School

Public, 6 - 8


Eisenhower Middle School

Public, 6 - 8


Barbour Two-Way Lang Immersion

Public, K - 8

High Schools

Auburn High School

Public, 9 - 12


Rockford East High School

Public, 9 - 12


Guilford High School

Public, 9 - 12


Get to know your neighbors in Rockford by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

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Most people in Rockford commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
98% commute by car
0% commute by bike
0% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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