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The Village of Rockford had a population of 1,061 as of July 1, 2021.

The primary coordinate point for Rockford is located at latitude 40.6878 and longitude -84.6466 in Mercer County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Rockford encompass a land area of 0.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Mercer County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 814 feet.

The Village of Rockford 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.

The Village of Rockford is located within Township of Dublin, a minor civil division (MCD) of Mercer County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Rockford: Old Town, Shane Crossing, Shanes Crossing, Shanes Crossings, Shanesville.

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Rockford, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2021)


Total Population 1,061 (100%)
Population in Households 1,010 (95.2%)
Population in Families 844 (79.5%)
Population in Group Quarters1 51 ( 4.8%)
Population Density 1,295
Diversity Index2 11


Median Household Income $52,339
Average Household Income $64,237
% of Income for Mortgage4 11%
Per Capita Income $24,760
Wealth Index5 55


Total HU (Housing Units) 497 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 334 (67.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 101 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 62 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $142,230
Average Home Value $174,104
Housing Affordability Index3 218


Total Households 435
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 301
Average Family Size 3
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2021 2021-2026
Population -0.48% -0.32%
Households -0.38% -0.23%
Families 0.0% -0.33%
Median Household Income   2.02%
Per Capita Income   2.4%
Owner Occupied HU   0.0%

Rockford, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rockford to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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 # 653 46th
Population Density # 574 53rd
Median Household Income # 809 33rd
Housing Affordability Index # 698 57th
Per Capita Income # 877 28th
Diversity Index # 731 40th

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