Rockton Information

Rockton Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Rockton, IL

General Rockton Information

State: Illinois

County: Winnebago County

Close cities: South Beloit, IL, Loves Park, IL, Caledonia, IL, Machesney Park, IL, Shirland, IL, Roscoe, IL

Rockton Population (census data)
Total 5,504 (+2.9% since 2000)
Male 2,718 (49.4%)
Female 2,786 (50.6%)

Population Density: 1,565 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.1 (US Avg is 100)

Rockton Elevation: 750 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1902

Land Area: 3.52 square miles

Median Household Income: $62,795

Zip Codes: 61072.

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Rockton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.5%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
  • Black (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (36.7%)
  • English (14.3%)
  • Irish (14.1%)
  • Norwegian (8.9%)
  • Swedish (7.4%)
  • Polish (7.3%)

Rockton School Information

High Schools
Hononegah High School (307 Salem Street, Rockton, IL, 61072 - Hononegah Chd 207 District)
Middle Schools
Stephen Mack Middle School (11810 Old River Road, Rockton, IL, 61072 - Rockton School District 140 District)
Elementary Schools
Rockton Elementary School (1050 E Union Street, Rockton, IL, 61072 - Rockton School District 140 District)
Whitman Post Elementary School (1060 E Union Street, Rockton, IL, 61072 - Rockton School District 140 District)

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