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The Village of Rockton had a population of 7,533 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Rockton is located at latitude 42.4525 and longitude -89.0723 in Winnebago County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Rockton 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Rockton: Pecatonica.
|Total Population||7,533 (100%)|
|Population in Households||7,492 (99.5%)|
|Population in Families||6,467 (85.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||41 ( 0.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$83,605|
|Average Household Income||$89,937|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$34,375|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,962 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,218 (74.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||617 (20.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||127 ( 4.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$171,512|
|Average Home Value||$174,470|
|Housing Affordability Index3||247|
|Average Household Size||2.64|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.34%|
|Per Capita Income||2.44%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.34%|
The table below compares Rockton to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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 Density||# 518||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 219||84th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 836||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 408||70th|
|Diversity Index||# 462||66th|
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