Rock City, IL Population

By | January 13, 2021

Population: 313. Estimated population in 2021: 318 (+1.6% change)
Males: 151 (48.2%), Females: 162 (51.8%)

Stephenson County

Zip code: 61070

Median resident age: 33.5 years
Median household income: $46,250
Median house value: $81,000

Races in Rock City:

  • White Non-Hispanic (99.7%)

Ancestries: German (44.7%), Swedish (12.8%), Irish (8.3%), Swiss (7.3%), United States (6.4%), English (5.1%).

Elevation: 910 feet

Land area: 0.1 square miles

Map of Rock City, IL

Population

For population 25 years and over in Rock City

  • High school or higher: 79.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 6.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rock City village

  • Never married: 18.3%
  • Now married: 55.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 16.0%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +31 (+11.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Rock City:

  • FREEPORT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 14 miles; FREEPORT, IL)
  • MONROE CLINIC INC THE (about 18 miles; MONROE, WI)
  • H DOUGLAS SINGER MENTAL HLTH CTR (about 28 miles; ROCKFORD, IL)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Rock City:

  • GREATER ROCKFORD (about 31 miles; ROCKFORD, IL; Abbreviation: RFD)
  • ROCK CO (about 34 miles; JANESVILLE, WI; Abbreviation: JVL)
  • WHITESIDE CO ARPT-JOS H BITTORF FLD (about 49 miles; STERLING/ROCKFALLS, IL; Abbreviation: SQI)

Other public-use airports nearest to Rock City:

  • FREEPORT/DORNINK (about 7 miles; FREEPORT, IL; Abbreviation: C86)
  • BRODHEAD (about 14 miles; BRODHEAD, WI; Abbreviation: C37)
  • ALBERTUS (about 15 miles; FREEPORT, IL; Abbreviation: FEP)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rock City:

  • ROCK VALLEY COLLEGE (about 33 miles; ROCKFORD, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,200)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN COLLEGES (about 46 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,737)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON (about 46 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 37,607)
  • MADISON AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 50 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,914)
  • KISHWAUKEE COLLEGE (about 53 miles; MALTA, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,289)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-WHITEWATER (about 59 miles; WHITEWATER, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,493)
  • NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY (about 61 miles; DeKalb, IL; Full-time enrollment: 19,477)

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