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0.16% growth
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1.28% growth
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1.21% growth
Median Property Value
0.53% growth


The economy of Rock County, WI employs 76,738 people. The economy of Rock County, WI is specialized in Manufacturing; Wholesale trade; and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, which employ respectively 2.17; 1.38; and 1.31 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Rock County, WI are Manufacturing (17,240), Healthcare & Social Assistance (10,952), and Retail trade (9,292), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($62,604), Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($46,719), and Transportation & Warehousing ($41,297).

Median household income in Rock County, WI is $50,968. Males in Rock County, WI have an average income that is 1.21 times higher than the average income of females, which is $45,698. The income inequality of Rock County, WI (measured using the Gini index) is 0.493 which is higher than the national average.


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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Rock County, WI. In Rock County, WI the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 57 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $8,772. Milwaukee County, WI has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Wisconsin.


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Rock County, WI is home to a population of 160,986 people, from which 97.1% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Rock County, WI is composed of 134,652 White residents (83.6%), 13,213 Hispanic residents (8.21%), 5,481 Black residents (3.4%), 5,358 Two+ residents (3.33%), and 1,809 Asian residents (1.12%). The most common foreign languages in Rock County, WI are Spanish (9,235 speakers), German (501 speakers), and Mon-Khmer, Cambodian (344 speakers), but compared to other places, Rock County, WI has a relative high number of Mon-Khmer, Cambodian (344 speakers), Scandinavian (126 speakers), and Other West Germanic (199 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Rock County, WI awarded 1,132 degrees. The student population of Rock County, WI is skewed towards females, with 399 male students and 733 female students. Most students in Rock County, WI are White (856 and 75.6%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (95 and 8.39%), Black or African American (51 and 4.51%), and Two or more races (37 and 3.27%). The largest universities in Rock County, WI by number of graduates are Blackhawk Technical College (650 and 57.4%), Beloit College (404 and 35.7%), and First Class Cosmetology School (40 and 3.53%). The most popular majors in Rock County, WI are General Education (26 and 2.3%), Anthropology (23 and 2.03%), and General Psychology (23 and 2.03%). The median tuition costs in Rock County, WI are N/A for private four year colleges, and $46,596 and $46,596 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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Housing & Living

The median property value in Rock County, WI is $132,500, which is 0.65 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $131,800 to $132,500, a 0.53% increase. The homeownership rate of Rock County, WI is 68.9%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Rock County, WI have an average commute time of 21.9 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Rock County, WI is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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