The Village of Rockton had a population of 7,604 as of July 1, 2016.
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 (GNIS ID: 2399106) 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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Rockton: Pecatonica.
|Population in Households||7,565|
|Population in Familes||6,559|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||39|
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,971 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,187 (73.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||641 (21.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||143 ( 4.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$151,485|
|Average Home Value||$163,398|
|Median Household Income||$69,479|
|Average Household Income||$82,185|
|Per Capita Income||$31,181|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.56%|
|Per Capita Income||1.83%|
The table below compares Rockton to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 270||80th|
|Population Density1||# 532||61st|
|Diversity Index2||# 473||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 242||82nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 300||78th|
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