Zip Code 61030 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameForreston
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Ogle
Area Code779 / 815
Current Population:2205
Racial Majority:White 94.17%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.5%
Median Household Income$47279
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54300
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range797 - 968 ft.
Area68 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.11498800, -89.58772300

Zip Code 61030 Description

Zip Code 61030 is located in the state of Illinois in the Rockford metro area. Zip code 61030 is primarily located in Ogle County. The official US Postal Service name for 61030 is FORRESTON, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61030 are contained within or border the city limits of Forreston, IL, Adeline, IL, . Zip code 61030 is within area code 779 and area code 815. 61030 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61030 is 5.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 61030 decreased to 2205 from 2250 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61030 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 61030 public schools is White. 30.7% of students in 61030 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2328 94.17% 2120 +10%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 4 -100%
 Hispanic 30 1.21% 48 -38%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 4 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 27 4.61% 27 +322%

Zip Code 61030 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.3%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 4.3%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 4.9%

Zip Code 61030 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population22052250
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households870
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$47279
Income Under $50K Per Year53.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.90%
61030 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 16Adam KinzingerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$121444
Average Real Estate Sale Price$77714
Current Unemployment Level 5.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54g - Rock River Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 61030 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)9142636475761595039281637
Avg Max Temp (°F)26324458707982807362453157
Avg Precip (In.)1.341.342.343.464.034.523.694.313.462.622.671.8435.6
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Rochelle, IL
CBSA Type61030
CBSA Population55755
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours