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Rockford is a small city in Hennepin and Wright counties in Minnesota, and is located along the Crow River, one of the major bodies of water in the area. The city is served by Minnesota State Highway 55, and is a family-friendly community with several schools, recreational areas and a small downtown business district. Many Rockford homes, apartments, condos and real estate properties are located near the waterfront, and within walking distance to the library and other downtown sites.

If you are looking for Rockford MN real estate properties, use the search tool above to find the latest active listings for homes, apartments and condos throughout the city. Many attractive Rockford MN homes, apartments and condos are affordably priced and easily accessible by local bus routes and the Interstate.

The city of Rockford began as a settlement in 1855, and was originally covered by thick forests and undeveloped land. The area grew into a township after the railroad was built through Rockford, and early businesses, including a sawmill, flourmill and woolen mill were built around the river and dam. The community has remained relatively small for most of its existence, and many residents of Rockford homes, apartments and condo units commute to and from the Twin Cities for work or school.

The southern part of Rockford is home to several mobile home communities, and these make up the majority of the residential areas of the city. However, you can still find a number of attractive single-family homes, apartment units and condos near Rockford’s downtown area, and within a short drive from the Interstate.

Residents of Rockford homes, apartments and other real estate properties can enjoy easy access to a growing parks department, which consists of five large parks and a trail system that’s well-suited for jogging, walking, biking and other leisure activities. Riverside Park is the largest community park in Rockford, and is located along the Crow River. Park amenities include a twelve horseshoe pits, a playground, fishing pier, community center and picnic areas.

Other beautiful parks in this city include Kettenacker Park, Mutterer Park, Winfield Ponds Park, and Parkwood Park. Since the city of Rockford is located a short drive from the Lake Rebecca Park Preserve, residents of Rockford homes and other real estate properties can enjoy a number of outdoor activities year round, including wildlife viewing, nature walks, hiking and camping around the lake.

Rockford is surrounded by a number of scenic lakes, including Lake Rebecca, Rattail Lake, Lake Sarah, Cook Lake and Spotanski Lake. Resdients of Rockford homes who want to commute to the Twin Cities can head east on Highway 12 and connect to Interstate 394, which runs all the way through downtown Minneapolis and into Saint Paul.

Whether you’re looking for a single-family home, apartment or large townhome in the city of Rockford, use the Rockford MN real estate search tool above to find the perfect match for your tastes and budget. You’ll find many beautiful Rockford homes and real estate properties located right along the Crow River, and within a short drive from the downtown business district.

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