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Rockton Jobs Overview

6,787
Job Openings
6.6%
Unemployment Rate
$43,690
Median Base Salary
7.5k
Population

Rockton has the 2975th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 2.1% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Rockton is part of the Rockford metro area. Unemployment in the Rockford area is 6%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting worse. Rockford has the 148th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Rockton is below average at $43,690, and the median cost of a home in Rockton is $158,100, which is below the national average. 29% of workers in Rockton hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 94% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Rockton. 84% of Rockton workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Rockton spend an average of 26 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.