Also See: Rockton, IL ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Village of Rockton had a population of 7,475 as of July 1, 2020.
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 (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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Rockton: Pecatonica.
|Total Population||7,475 (100%)|
|Population in Households||7,435 (99.5%)|
|Population in Families||6,429 (86.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||40 ( 0.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$77,492|
|Average Household Income||$88,875|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$33,871|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,922 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,173 (74.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||634 (21.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||115 ( 3.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$163,409|
|Average Home Value||$166,065|
|Housing Affordability Index3||242|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.49%|
|Per Capita Income||2.18%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.58%|
The table below compares Rockton to the other 1,369 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 272||80th|
|Population Density||# 525||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 250||82nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 732||53rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 390||72nd|
|Diversity Index||# 464||66th|
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