The Village of Rockton had a population of 7,603 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Rockton is located at latitude 42.4514 and longitude -89.0639 in Winnebago County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Rockton (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0.21 sq. miles. Winnebago County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 738 feet.
The Village of Rockton has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Rockton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Rockton: Pecatonica.
|Population in Households||7,563|
|Population in Familes||6,562|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||40|
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,971 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,182 (73.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||644 (21.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||145 ( 4.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$150,929|
|Average Home Value||$158,173|
|Median Household Income||$72,035|
|Average Household Income||$81,557|
|Per Capita Income||$30,804|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.8%|
|Per Capita Income||2.1%|
The table below compares Rockton to the other 1,367 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 269||80th|
|Population Density1||# 545||60th|
|Diversity Index2||# 480||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 230||83rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 306||78th|
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