Real Estate Market Update for 61109 (Rockford, IL)
Welcome to April's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of March. The number of active listings was down 51% from one year earlier, and down 21% from the previous month. This smaller inventory means that buyers who waited to buy may have had a smaller selection to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 90-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 11%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 60-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 7% year-over-year, and increased 60% month-over-month. These figures may indicate that buyers have been taking advantage of opportunities in this market. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
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Map Information for 61109 (Rockford, IL)
Area Information for 61109 (Rockford, IL)
  • Population: 28,121
  • Median Age: 37.14 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 20 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 728/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 6.74%
  • Closest Airport: Chicago/rockford International
  • Closest College: Rockford College
  • Closest Jr. College: Rockford Career College
  • Median Household Income: $39,952
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 12%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $80,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Beloit Snappers (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 1.19%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 61109 (Rockford, IL)
Median Age: 37.14 Married: 38% Number of Households: 10,968 Households with Children: 3,248
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for 61109 (Rockford, IL)

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Cathedral Baptist School 1.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Jefferson High School 1.6 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Career Educ Association Of North Central Illinois 1.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Arthur Froberg Elementary School 1.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 3 2
      Wm Nashold Elementary School 2.2 mi Public 3-5 1 0
      Our Lady Sacred Heart Academy 2.5 mi Catholic K-12 0 0
      Riverdahl Elementary School 2.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 0
      St Edward School 2.7 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Swan Hillman Elementary School 3.0 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Rockford Iqra' School 4.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      St Rita School 4.4 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2015. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.
      Local Weather for 61109 (Rockford, IL)
        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.