Rockford Information

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General Rockford Information

State: Illinois

County: Winnebago County

Close cities: River Grove, IL, Roscoe, IL, River Forest, IL, Monroe Center, IL, Davis Junction, IL, Cherry Valley, IL, Winnebago, IL, Grant Park, IL, Loves Park, IL, Rockford, IL, Machesney Park, IL

Rockford Population (census data)
Total 156,596 (+2.8% since 2000)
Male 75,509 (48.2%)
Female 81,087 (51.8%)

Population Density: 2,796 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.0 (US Avg is 100)

Rockford Elevation: 740 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1880

Land Area: 56.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $38,689

Zip Codes: 61102, 61126, 61114, 61125, 61109, 61106, 61108, 61107, 61104, 61103, 61105, 61112, 61110, and 61101.

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Rockford Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (68.4%)
  • Black (17.4%)
  • Hispanic (10.2%)
  • Other race (4.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.5%)
  • Other Asian (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (19.6%)
  • Irish (11.2%)
  • Swedish (9.8%)
  • English (7.9%)
  • Italian (7.0%)
  • United States (4.2%)
Foriegn Born: 13,004 people (8.3%)
  • Latin America (58.3%)
  • Europe (22.6%)
  • Asia (19.0%)

Rockford School Information

High Schools
Auburn High School (5110 Auburn Street, Rockford, IL, 61101 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Guilford High School (5620 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, IL, 61114 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Jefferson High School (4145 Samuelson Road, Rockford, IL, 61109 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Rockford East High School (2929 Charles Street, Rockford, IL, 61108 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Middle Schools
Abraham Lincoln Middle School (1500 Charles Street, Rockford, IL, 61104 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Bernard W Flinn Middle School (2525 Ohio Parkway, Rockford, IL, 61108 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Eisenhower Middle School (3525 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, IL, 61107 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Kennedy Middle School (4664 N Rockton Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61103 - Rockford School District 205 District)
West Middle School (1900 N Rockton Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61103 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Wilson Middle School (520 N Pierpont Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61101 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Elementary Schools
A C Thompson Elementary School (4949 Marion Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61108 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Arthur Froberg Elementary School (4555 20th Street, Rockford, IL, 61109 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Beyer Elementary School (333 15th Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61104 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Brookview Elementary School (1750 Madron Road, Rockford, IL, 61107 - Rockford School District 205 District)
C Henry Bloom Elementary School (2912 Brendenwood Road, Rockford, IL, 61107 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Clifford P Carlson Elementary School (4015 Pepper Drive, Rockford, IL, 61114 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Conklin Elementary School (3003 Halsted Road, Rockford, IL, 61101 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Gregory Elementary School (4820 Carol Court, Rockford, IL, 61108 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Jackson Elementary School (315 Summit Street, Rockford, IL, 61107 - Rockford School District 205 District)
John Nelson Elementary School (623 15th Street, Rockford, IL, 61104 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Julia Lathrop Elementary School (2603 Clover Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61102 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Kishwaukee Elementary School (526 Catlin Street, Rockford, IL, 61104 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Marsh Elementary School (2021 Hawthorne Drive, Rockford, IL, 61107 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Maud E Johnson Elementary School (3805 Rural Street, Rockford, IL, 61107 - Rockford School District 205 District)
New Milford Elementary School (2128 New Milford Road, Rockford, IL, 61109 - Rockford School District 205 District)
R K Welsh Elementary School (2100 Huffman Boulevard, Rockford, IL, 61103 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Riverdahl Elementary School (3520 Kishwaukee Street, Rockford, IL, 61109 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Spring Creek Elementary School (5222 Spring Creek Road, Rockford, IL, 61114 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Summerdale Elementary School (3320 Glenwood Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61101 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Swan Hillman Elementary School (3701 Greendale Drive, Rockford, IL, 61109 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Walker Elementary School (1520 Post Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61103 - Rockford School District 205 District)
West View Elementary School (1720 Halsted Road, Rockford, IL, 61103 - Rockford School District 205 District)
White Swan Elementary School (7550 Mill Road, Rockford, IL, 61108 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Whitehead Elementary School (2325 Ohio Parkway, Rockford, IL, 61108 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Wm Nashold Elementary School (3303 20th Street, Rockford, IL, 61109 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Other/Private Schools
Barbour Two-Way Language Immersion (1506 Clover Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61102 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Dennis Early Childhood Center (730 Lincoln Parkway Boulevard, Rockford, IL, 61102 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Ellis Arts Academy (222 South Central Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61102 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Fairview Center (512 Fairview Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61108 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Haskell Academy (515 Maple Street, Rockford, IL, 61103 - Rockford School District 205 District)
King Gifted School (1306 South Court Street, Rockford, IL, 61102 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Lewis Lemon Global Studies Academy (1993 Mulberry Street, Rockford, IL, 61101 - Rockford School District 205 District)
McIntosh Science And Tech Magnet (525 N Pierpont Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61101 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Montessori Magnet School (4704 N Rockton Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61103 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Page Park (5949 Safford Road, Rockford, IL, 61101 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Regional Learning Academy (615 South 5th Street, Rockford, IL, 61104 - Boone/Winnebago ROE District)
Regional Learning Center (410 8th Street, Rockford, IL, 61109 - Boone/Winnebago ROE District)
Rockford Envrnmntl Science Academy (1800 Ogilby Road, Rockford, IL, 61102 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Rolling Green/Muhl School (3615 Westgate Parkway, Rockford, IL, 61108 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Roosevelt Center (978 Haskell Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61103 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Skyview Center (3051 Rotary Road, Rockford, IL, 61109 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Stiles Investigative Lrning Magnet (315 Lane Clede Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61102 - Rockford School District 205 District)
Washington Communication Academy (1421 West Street, Rockford, IL, 61102 - Rockford School District 205 District)

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