Employment & Workforce Data

Related Employment Sources

 

 

 

 

**Counties include Ogle, Boone, Stevenson and Winnebago

Data above is provided by the Illinois Department of Employment Security. For additional information, please contact Tom Austin: Tom.Austin@illinois.gov (815)395-6680

Educational Attainment

 

Rockford MSA

Boone County

Population 25 years and over

230,058

 

34,670

 

Less than 9th grade

11,083

4.80%

2,135

6.2%

9th to 12th grade, no diploma

18,619

8.10%

2,469

7.10%

High school graduate/GED

77,442

33.70%

12,466

36.00%

Some college, no degree

54,441

23.70%

8,011

23.10%

Associate’s degree

18,795

8.20%

2,584

7.50%

Bachelor’s degree

31,629

13.70%

4,370

12.60%

Graduate/professional degree

18,099

7.90%

2,635

7.60%

 

 

 

 

 

High school graduate or higher

200,406

87.10%

30,066

86.70%

Bachelor’s degree or higher

49,728

21.60%

7,005

20.20%

 

 

 

 

 

Source: US Census Bureau, 2011-2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

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