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Sitting about 14 miles northeast of Grand Rapids, Rockford provides a quaint setting complete with an adorable downtown area filled with wide sidewalks, period lighting, and historic architecture. The Rogue River winds through the city and features fantastic overlooks of the Rockford Dam. The White Pine Trail extends 92 miles, passing through Rockford along the river.

Settled in 1843, Rockford's location on the river made it an ideal site for a sawmill -- Smith Lapham finished his in 1844, and other settlers soon followed to create a village. Apartments in Rockford provide fast access to Downtown Grand Rapids for commuters, while the downtown shopping district, beautiful neighborhoods, and fantastic parks provide an ideal setting for those who enjoy the outdoors. Peppler Park features a fishing platform, picnic areas, and a dam overlook. The Richardson-Sowerby Park and Dog Park straddles the Rogue River and includes fishing areas, picnic areas, a playground, a pedestrian bridge, a fitness course, ball fields and the dog park.


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As of August 2017, the average apartment rent in Rockford, MI is $860 for one bedroom, and $1,010 for two bedrooms. Apartment rent in Rockford has increased by 0.0% in the past year.

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25 Walk Score® Car-Dependent
0 Transit Score® Minimal Transit
0 Bike Score® Somewhat Bikeable


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