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   (County: Whiteside County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Rock Falls City, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 422

5 to 9 years : 332

10 to 14 years : 165

15 to 17 years : 215

18 and 19 years : 104

20 years : 75

21 years : 108

22 to 24 years : 124

25 to 29 years : 246

30 to 34 years : 325

35 to 39 years : 224

40 to 44 years : 373

45 to 49 years : 221

50 to 54 years : 319

55 to 59 years : 356

60 and 61 years : 127

62 to 64 years : 171

65 and 66 years : 66

67 to 69 years : 114

70 to 74 years : 130

75 to 79 years : 185

80 to 84 years : 57

85 years and over : 29

Female:

Under 5 years : 316

5 to 9 years : 351

10 to 14 years : 239

15 to 17 years : 138

18 and 19 years : 102

20 years : 118

21 years : 63

22 to 24 years : 266

25 to 29 years : 254

30 to 34 years : 278

35 to 39 years : 174

40 to 44 years : 243

45 to 49 years : 351

50 to 54 years : 301

55 to 59 years : 413

60 and 61 years : 110

62 to 64 years : 177

65 and 66 years : 115

67 to 69 years : 110

70 to 74 years : 126

75 to 79 years : 189

80 to 84 years : 207

85 years and over : 132


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 5,018

Multiple ancestry : 2,725

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 38

Ancestry not reported : 1,480


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 8,917

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 19

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 42

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 95

Not a U.S. citizen : 188


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 738

5 to 17 years : 1,440

18 to 24 years : 960

25 to 34 years : 1,103

35 to 44 years : 1,014

45 to 54 years : 1,192

55 to 59 years : 769

60 and 61 years : 237

62 to 64 years : 348

65 to 74 years : 661

75 years and over : 799

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 634

5 to 17 years : 1,100

18 to 24 years : 830

25 to 34 years : 740

35 to 44 years : 773

45 to 54 years : 1,094

55 to 59 years : 602

60 and 61 years : 106

62 to 64 years : 242

65 to 74 years : 461

75 years and over : 566

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 98

5 to 17 years : 322

18 to 24 years : 110

25 to 34 years : 265

35 to 44 years : 137

45 to 54 years : 84

55 to 59 years : 107

60 and 61 years : 131

62 to 64 years : 106

65 to 74 years : 200

75 years and over : 209

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 34

35 to 44 years : 8

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 19

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 17 years : 18

18 to 24 years : 20

25 to 34 years : 64

35 to 44 years : 96

45 to 54 years : 14

55 to 59 years : 41

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 24


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,449

Female : 3,699

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 864

Female : 905

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 25

Female : 36

Foreign born:

Male : 150

Female : 133


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 6,719

Born in other state in the United States : 1,654

Native: born outside the United States : 61

Foreign born : 194


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,794

Now married, except separated : 2,280

Divorced : 919

Separated : 155

Widowed : 532

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 382

Now married, except separated : 744

Divorced : 142

Separated : 19

Widowed : 149

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 17

Now married, except separated : 44

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 25

Now married, except separated : 206

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 28


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Speak only English : 7,899

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 278

Speak English less than "very well" : 179

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 67

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 22

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 18

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 20

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Rock Falls City, Illinois

  • German: 2,689   (27.9%)
  • Other Groups: 1,529   (15.9%)
  • Irish: 1,470   (15.2%)
  • English: 871   (9.0%)
  • United States Or American: 730   (7.6%)
  • Italian: 407   (4.2%)
  • Dutch: 312   (3.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 272   (2.8%)
  • Swedish: 268   (2.8%)
  • Polish: 205   (2.1%)
  • Norwegian: 140   (1.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 118   (1.2%)
  • Scottish: 108   (1.1%)
  • Danish: 100   (1.0%)
  • Swiss: 60   (0.6%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 44   (0.5%)
  • Belgian: 43   (0.4%)
  • European: 42   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 39   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 21   (0.2%)
  • Macedonian: 19   (0.2%)
  • Latvian: 18   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 16   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 16   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 15   (0.2%)
  • British: 13   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 12   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Albanian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 6   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 6   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 5   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Rock Falls City, Illinois is 9,261



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Rock Falls City, Illinois: 4,488
Female Population in Rock Falls City, Illinois: 4,773


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Rock Falls City, Illinois: 38.4
Median Female Resident Age in Rock Falls City, Illinois: 41.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Rock Falls City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

40.2

Male

38.6

Female

41.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

20.7

Male

22.5

Female

19.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

40.5

Male

44.5

Female

25.5

Asian


Both sexes

35.0

Male

39.0

Female

31.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

8.5

Male

19.5

Female

6.0

Other


Both sexes

32.3

Male

32.7

Female

29.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

11.7

Male

11.5

Female

11.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.2

Male

25.1

Female

21.4

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.3

Male

40.3

Female

44.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Rock Falls City, Illinois


  • White: 8,628
  • African American: 119
  • American Indian: 61
  • Asian: 21
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 34
  • Some Other Race: 180
  • Two or More Races: 218



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Rock Falls City, Illinois citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Rock Falls City, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 30   (1.01%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 19   (0.64%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 51   (1.72%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 206   (6.93%)
  • 9th Grade: 104   (3.5%)
  • 10th Grade: 175   (5.89%)
  • 11th Grade: 168   (5.65%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 93   (3.13%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,153   (38.78%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 203   (6.83%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 376   (12.65%)
  • Associate Degree: 193   (6.49%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 116   (3.9%)
  • Master's Degree: 50   (1.68%)
  • Professional School Degree: 25   (0.84%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 11   (0.37%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 40   (1.2%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 20   (0.6%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 17   (0.51%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 219   (6.6%)
  • 9th Grade: 178   (5.36%)
  • 10th Grade: 148   (4.46%)
  • 11th Grade: 136   (4.1%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 124   (3.73%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,320   (39.76%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 319   (9.61%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 419   (12.62%)
  • Associate Degree: 209   (6.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 116   (3.49%)
  • Master's Degree: 36   (1.08%)
  • Professional School Degree: 19   (0.57%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Rock Falls City, Illinois

  • Rock Falls Esd 13


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 602 4th Ave, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 626-2604, Students: 1,040 )

  • Rock Falls Twp Hsd 301


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 101 12th Ave, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 625-3886, Students: 748 )

  • Montmorency Ccsd 145


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 9415 Hoover Rd, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 625-6616, Students: 298 )

  • East Coloma Sd 12


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 1602 Dixon Rd, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 625-4400, Students: 262 )

  • Riverdale Sd 14


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 3505 Prophet Rd, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 625-5280, Students: 96 )

  • Nelson Esd 8


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Po Box 880, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 251-4412, Students: 38 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Rock Falls City, Illinois

  • Dillon Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: 1901 8th Ave, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 625-3356, Students: 382 )

  • Merrill Elem School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 600 4th Ave, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 625-4634, Students: 346 )

  • Rock Falls Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1701 12th Ave, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 626-2626, Students: 312 )

  • Montmorency Ccsd #145


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 9415 Hoover Rd, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 625-6616, Students: 298 )

  • East Coloma Elem Sch Dist 12


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 1602 Dixon Rd, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 625-4400, Students: 262 )

  • Riverdale Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 3505 Prophet Rd, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 625-5280, Students: 96 )

  • Thome Ed School


    ( Location: 500 E 5th St, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 625-1026, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Rock Falls City, Illinois

  • Rock Falls Township High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 101 12th Ave, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 625-3886, Students: 748 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Rock Falls City, Illinois

  • St Andrew Catholic Elementary


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 701 11th Avenue, Rock Falls, IL 61071, Phone: (815) 625-1456, Students: 162 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Rock Falls City, Illinois

  • Rock Falls Public Library District


    1007 Seventh Avenue, Rock Falls, IL 61071

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Rock Falls City, Illinois affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Rock Falls City, Illinois.

Area Features of Rock Falls City, Illinois


Airport


(1) Whiteside County Airport-jos H Bittorf Field  

Building


(1) Coloma Township-rock Falls Public Library   (2) Louis J Pignatelli Municipal Complex   (3) Rock Falls Fire Department   (4) Rock Falls Police Department  

Canal


(1) South Fork Ditch   (2) Union Drainage Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Golder Cemetery   (2) Nelson Cemetery   (3) Odd Fellows Cemetery  

Church


(1) Berean Baptist Church   (2) Community Church Of Christ   (3) Evangelical Congregational Church   (4) First Christian Church Of Rock Falls   (5) First Congregational Church Of Rock Falls   (6) First Pentecostal Church Of Rock Falls   (7) First Southern Baptist Church   (8) Good Shepherd Lutheran Church   (9) Maranatha Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Rock Falls   (2) Township Of Coloma   (3) Township Of Hume   (4) Township Of Montmorency   (5) Village Of Nelson  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 41   (2) Interchange 44  

Lake


(1) Goose Lake  

Locale


(1) Oppold Marina   (2) Stores  

Park


(1) Centennial Park   (2) Dillon Park   (3) Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park   (4) Kiwanis Park   (5) Liberty Bell Monument   (6) Rock Falls Rotary Park   (7) Wallingford Park  

Populated Place


(1) Nelson   (2) Yeoward Addition  

Reservoir


(1) Crystal Lake  

School


(1) Allpress School Historical   (2) Bane School Historical   (3) Christ Lutheran School   (4) Dillon Elementary School   (5) East Coloma Elementary School   (6) East Hume School Historical   (7) Elmendorf School Historical   (8) Excelsior School Historical   (9) Hume Center School Historical   (10) Merrill Elementary School   (11) Montmorency School   (12) Nelson Elementary School   (13) Rock Falls Middle School   (14) Sturtz School Historical   (15) Swan Lake School Historical   (16) Thome Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Howland Creek   (2) Threemile Branch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Rock Falls City, Illinois

61071 (pop. 14,862)


Cities Nearby Rock Falls City, Illinois

Coloma Township, IL  (pop. 11,470) 0.1 Miles
Sterling City, IL  (pop. 15,128) 1.5 Miles
Sterling Township, IL  (pop. 17,908) 1.8 Miles
Montmorency Township, IL  (pop. 2,785) 3.4 Miles
Nelson Village, IL  (pop. 149) 4.7 Miles
Hopkins Township, IL  (pop. 2,053) 5.5 Miles
Nelson Township, IL  (pop. 843) 6.3 Miles
Hume Township, IL  (pop. 368) 6.7 Miles
Harmon Township, IL  (pop. 394) 7.1 Miles
Palmyra Township, IL  (pop. 2,581) 7.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Rock Falls City, Illinois

815



Elevation in Rock Falls City, Illinois is 646.0 ft. (197.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Rock Falls City, Illinois

Lat: 41.774753 N        Long: -89.691328 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Rock Falls City, Illinois need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Illinois

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
  Total Electric Industry 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
  Total Electric Industry 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
  Total Electric Industry 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
  Total Electric Industry 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
  Total Electric Industry 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.00 2.42 2.14 0.00 0.00 2.23
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.39 5.02 5.95 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.38 4.99 5.95 0.00 6.96
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.49 6.92 0.00 0.00 6.28
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.53 4.76 5.55 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.31 4.99 5.63 0.00 6.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.71 0.95 1.48 0.00 1.29
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.18 4.49 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.71 7.51 4.57 6.48 0.00 7.02
  Total Electric Industry 8.71 7.40 4.65 6.37 0.00 6.90
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.57 1.62 3.08 0.00 2.02
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.69 3.67 3.97 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.39 7.41 4.75 5.76 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 8.39 7.52 4.89 5.88 0.00 6.94
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.30 1.44 0.00 0.00 1.73
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.70 3.67 0.00 0.00 4.02
  Full-Service Providers 8.38 7.35 4.74 0.00 5.87 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.38 7.30 4.86 0.00 5.87 6.86
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.81 1.11 0.00 0.00 1.40
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.15 3.70 0.00 0.00 3.89
  Full-Service Providers 8.37 8.03 4.57 0.00 5.70 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.37 7.54 4.65 0.00 5.70 6.80
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.66 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.25
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.21 3.74 0.00 0.00 3.95
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 8.41 4.60 0.00 5.61 7.37
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.75 4.61 0.00 5.61 6.95
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.54 0.88 0.00 0.00 1.21
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.35 0.00 0.00 4.47
  Full-Service Providers 8.42 8.59 4.46 0.00 5.59 7.38
  Total Electric Industry 8.42 7.95 4.69 0.00 5.59 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Rock Falls City, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 274   (6.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 159   (3.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 464   (10.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 349   (8.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 465   (10.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 326   (7.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 478   (11.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 293   (6.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 217   (5.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 147   (3.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 101   (2.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 24   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 536   (12.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 433   (10.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,313

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 303

In 3-person carpool : 34

In 4-person carpool : 10

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 32

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 15

Walked : 161

Other means : 33

Worked at home : 42


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 294

5 to 9 minutes : 1,026

10 to 14 minutes : 825

15 to 19 minutes : 777

20 to 24 minutes : 346

25 to 29 minutes : 89

30 to 34 minutes : 224

35 to 39 minutes : 10

40 to 44 minutes : 102

45 to 59 minutes : 119

60 to 89 minutes : 67

90 or more minutes : 22


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

With Social Security income : 1,380

No Social Security income : 2,450


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

With retirement income : 932

No retirement income : 2,898


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 245

$10,000 to $14,999 : 73

$15,000 to $19,999 : 144

$20,000 to $24,999 : 171

$25,000 to $29,999 : 183

$30,000 to $34,999 : 141

$35,000 to $39,999 : 201

$40,000 to $44,999 : 129

$45,000 to $49,999 : 153

$50,000 to $59,999 : 244

$60,000 to $74,999 : 240

$75,000 to $99,999 : 320

$100,000 to $124,999 : 63

$125,000 to $149,999 : 22

$150,000 to $199,999 : 18

$200,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $40,559


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Rock Falls City, Illinois

  • WSDR (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Nelson, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Rock River, Llc)
  • KROS (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Clinton, IA; Owner: Kros Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KCLN (1390 AM; 1.0 kW; Clinton, IA; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WIXN (1460 AM; 1.0 kW; Dixon, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WGEN (1500 AM; 0.25 kW; Geneseo, IL; Owner: Virden Broadcasting Corp.)

FM Radio Stations Near Rock Falls City, Illinois

  • WRCV (101.7 FM; Dixon, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)
  • WZZT (102.7 FM; Morrison, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Rock River, Llc)
  • NEW (105.5 FM; Erie, IL; Owner: Ace Radio Corporation)
  • NEW (105.5 FM; Erie, IL; Owner: Ace Radio Corporation)
  • NEW (105.5 FM; Erie, IL; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WLLT (107.7 FM; Woosung, IL; Owner: Sauk Valley Broadcasting Company)
  • WAXR (88.1 FM; Geneseo, IL; Owner: American Family Association)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Normandy, IL; Owner: Road Map Ministries)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Milledgeville, IL; Owner: Newman Central Catholic High School)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Lanark, IL; Owner: Pensacola Christian College, Inc.)
  • WNIQ (91.5 FM; Woosung, IL; Owner: Northern Illinois University)
  • WSSQ (94.3 FM; Coleta, IL; Owner: Withers Broadcasting Company Of Rock River, Llc)
  • KMCN (94.7 FM; Clinton, IA; Owner: Wpw Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WSEY (95.7 FM; Mount Morris, IL; Owner: Nrg License Sub, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Rock Falls City, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 304  (13.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 261  (11.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 316  (14.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 17  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 335  (15.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 478  (21.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 580  (25.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 667  (29.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 14  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 80 Farms In Rock Falls City, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Rock Falls City, Illinois

Midland States Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 35

Community State Bank Of Rock Falls - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $251.6k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5

U.s. Bank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $384.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Sterling Federal Bank, F.s.b. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $444.9k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 10

First Federal Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $383.6k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 42

Sauk Valley Bank & Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $299.2k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 5

Riverside Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $506.1k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 7

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Rock Falls City, Illinois

  • Whiteside County-Jos H. Bittorf Field


    (about 2.5 miles in Rock Falls, Illinois; Airport Code: SQI)

  • Albertus


    (about 33.0 miles in Baileyville, Illinois; Airport Code: FEP)

  • Clinton Municipal


    (about 33.1 miles in Low Moor, Iowa; Airport Code: CWI)

  • Illinois Valley Regional


    (about 40.3 miles in Peru, Illinois; Airport Code: VYS)

  • Chicago/Rockford International


    (about 42.4 miles in Rockford, Illinois; Airport Code: RFD)

  • Davenport Municipal


    (about 47.7 miles in Davenport, Iowa; Airport Code: DVN)

  • Quad City International


    (about 47.7 miles in Moline, Illinois; Airport Code: MLI)

  • De Kalb Taylor Municipal


    (about 51.8 miles in Cortland, Illinois; Airport Code: II3)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Rock Falls City, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.50%

Carpooled

14.38%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.46%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.23%

Bicycle

0.67%

Walked

3.47%

Other Means

0.92%

Worked At Home

1.36%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Rock Falls City, Illinois, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,597

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 174

Female householder, no husband present : 596

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,135

Householder not living alone : 328


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 21

Male householder and female partner : 153

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 109

All other households : 3,547


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,303

Renter-occupied housing units : 294

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 93

Renter-occupied housing units : 81

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 178

Renter-occupied housing units : 418

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 697

Renter-occupied housing units : 766


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 409

$10,000 to $14,999 : 323

$15,000 to $19,999 : 432

$20,000 to $24,999 : 303

$25,000 to $29,999 : 273

$30,000 to $34,999 : 208

$35,000 to $39,999 : 287

$40,000 to $44,999 : 187

$45,000 to $49,999 : 192

$50,000 to $59,999 : 319

$60,000 to $74,999 : 336

$75,000 to $99,999 : 411

$100,000 to $124,999 : 63

$125,000 to $149,999 : 32

$150,000 to $199,999 : 24

$200,000 or more : 31


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Total : 4,139


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Occupied : 3,830

Vacant : 309


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later : 21

Built 2000 to 2004 : 102

Built 1990 to 1999 : 249

Built 1980 to 1989 : 212

Built 1970 to 1979 : 513

Built 1960 to 1969 : 747

Built 1950 to 1959 : 743

Built 1940 to 1949 : 485

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,067


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Utility gas : 3,279

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 59

Electricity : 483

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 9

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 22

$25,000 to $29,999 : 16

$30,000 to $34,999 : 25

$35,000 to $39,999 : 101

$40,000 to $49,999 : 193

$50,000 to $59,999 : 305

$60,000 to $69,999 : 288

$70,000 to $79,999 : 279

$80,000 to $89,999 : 266

$90,000 to $99,999 : 227

$100,000 to $124,999 : 256

$125,000 to $149,999 : 108

$150,000 to $174,999 : 65

$175,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 to $249,999 : 13

$250,000 to $299,999 : 38

$300,000 to $399,999 : 10

$400,000 to $499,999 : 19

$500,000 to $749,999 : 15

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 30

Home equity loan only : 132

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 16

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,117

Housing units without a mortgage : 976


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Rock Falls City, Illinois)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $136,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $123,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $133,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $102,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $78,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $64,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $66,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $68,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Rock Falls City, Illinois: 62.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Rock Falls City, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 76.53%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 23.47%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Rock Falls City, Illinois

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 8 8 $937,900
  Two Family 2 4 $407,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 12 $1,344,900
2000        
  Single Family 7 7 $761,180
  Two Family 2 4 $280,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 11 $1,041,180
2001        
  Single Family 3 3 $380,000
  Two Family 1 2 $68,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 5 $448,000
2002        
  Single Family 23 23 $2,211,978
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 6 24 $2,667,300
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

29 47 $4,879,278
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $482,008
  Two Family 4 8 $739,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 11 $1,221,008
2004        
  Single Family 7 7 $1,139,162
  Two Family 10 20 $1,740,120
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 24 $2,253,110
  Total

18 51 $5,132,392
2005        
  Single Family 7 7 $1,427,575
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $1,427,575
2006        
  Single Family 8 8 $1,144,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $1,144,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Rock Falls City, IL): $34,442
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Rock Falls City): $63,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Rock Falls City): $454
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Rock Falls City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 85.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.1%
Electricity: 12.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.8%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Rock Falls City, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Rock Falls City, Illinois

Cgh Home Nursing


     Address: 3010 E Lynn Blvd Suite B, Sterling, Illinois 61081
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 5/5/1994

Heartland Home Nursing Inc.


     Address: 3408 East 23rd Street, Sterling, Illinois 61081
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/20/1991

Home Health Care Of Ksb Hospit


     Address: 215 East First St. Suite 153, Dixon, Illinois 61021
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/7/1976

Whiteside County Health Dept


     Address: 18929 Lincoln Road, Morrison, Illinois 61270
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 11/4/1966

Mercy Homecare & Hospice


     Address: 638 South Bluff Boulevard, Clinton, Iowa 52732
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 11/21/1984

Hospitals Close To Rock Falls City, Illinois

Cgh Medical Center


     Address: 100 East Lefevre Road, Sterling, Illinois 61081
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital


     Address: 403 E 1st St, Dixon, Illinois 61021
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Mercy Medical Center-clinton


     Address: 1410 North Fourth Street, Clinton, Iowa 52732
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Hammond Henry Hospital


     Address: 600 N College Avenue, Geneseo, Illinois 61254
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Perry Memorial Hospital


     Address: 530 Park Avenue East, Princeton, Illinois 61356
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Nursing Homes Close To Rock Falls City, Illinois

Transitions Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1000 Dixon Avenue, Rock Falls, Illinois 61071
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 37
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Sterling Pavilion


     Address: 105 East 23rd Street, Sterling, Illinois 61081
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 69%

Coventry Living Center


     Address: 612 West St Mary's Street, Sterling, Illinois 61081
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 85
     Percent Occupied: 69%

Rock River Rehab & Health Care Center


     Address: 800 Division Street, Dixon, Illinois 61021
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 74%

Four Seasons Living Center


     Address: 303 North Jackson Street, Morrison, Illinois 61270
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 24
     Percent Occupied: 63%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Rock Falls City, Illinois

Name: Quad Cities
Address: 22710 206th Avenue North; Cordova, IL 61242
Distance: 31 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Rock Falls City, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 2,020
    Disabled Workers: 540
    Widowers Workers: 355
    Spouses Workers: 210
    Children Workers: 220


(updated 2007)



Whiteside County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 51.07%
  • Bush & Cheney 48.22%
  • Other 0.71%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Rock Falls City, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Whiteside County, IL

4.38 % of Whiteside County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $34,088

Illinois Average 5.66 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Whiteside County, IL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Lee County , IL 0.71 % ($25,689 AGI )
  • Clinton County , IA 0.46 % ($30,787 AGI )
  • Carroll County , IL 0.24 % ($33,684 AGI )

Relocation away from Whiteside County, IL

5.04 % of Whiteside County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $32,421

Illinois Average 5.99 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Whiteside County, IL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Lee County , IL 0.61 % ($27,104 AGI )
  • Rock Island County , IL 0.38 % ($38,444 AGI )
  • Clinton County , IA 0.34 % ($24,354 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Illinois

Low Bracket: $0 (3.00%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (3.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Illinois

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Rock Falls City, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.















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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Rock Falls City, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Rock Falls City, Illinois

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 7 1 2 4
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 77 11 22 44
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 1 3 3 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 11 11 32 32 33
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 14 13 9 24 14
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 151 142 97 259 154
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 60 91 54 74 53
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 647 996 581 800 582
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 71 283 59 355 90
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 765 3,097 635 3,837 989
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 10 6 7 17 5
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 108 66 75 184 55
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 0 1 1 4
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 11 0 11 11 44
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 5 3 7 5
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 36 95 30 112 38
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 20 50 17 60 22


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Illinois

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
17,100 17,890 23,749 19,695 23,604 21,007 21,317 28,206 22,406 22,891


(updated 2014)



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