Zip Code 61068 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRochelle
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Ogle
Secondary County: Lee
Area Code779 / 815
Alternate Zip Code NamesKINGS
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesFLAG CENTER
Current Population:14858
Racial Majority:White 72.75%
Public School Racial Majority:White 60.3%
Unemployment Rate:7.0%
Median Household Income$51837
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54980
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range774 - 909 ft.
Area111 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.94616900, -89.05943800

Zip Code 61068 Description

Zip Code 61068 is located in the state of Illinois in the Rockford metro area. Zip code 61068 is primarily located in Ogle County. Portions of 61068 are also located in Lee County. The official US Postal Service name for 61068 is ROCHELLE, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61068 are contained within or border the city limits of Rochelle, IL, Hillcrest, IL, and Creston, IL. Zip code 61068 is within area code 779 and area code 815. 61068 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61068 is 7.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 61068 increased to 14858 from 14559 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61068 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 61068 public schools is White. 52% of students in 61068 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 10852 72.75% 11037 -2%
 Black Or African American 263 1.76% 244 +8%
 Hispanic 3424 22.96% 3310 +3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 27 -100%
 Asian 108 0.72% 85 +27%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 144 1.8% 144 +87%

Zip Code 61068 Race/Ethnicity

 White 60.3%
 Black Or African American 2%
 Hispanic 30.2%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 6.6%

Zip Code 61068 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1485814559
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households5664
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$51837
Income Under $50K Per Year48.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.30%
61068 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 16Adam KinzingerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$175356
Average Real Estate Sale Price$105556
Current Unemployment Level 7.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 54a - Illinois/Indiana Prairies
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 61068 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)9162637485761595140291637
Avg Max Temp (°F)26334559718083817463463258
Avg Precip (In.)1.481.342.423.574.084.533.924.293.492.682.862.0936.76
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Rochelle, IL
CBSA Type61068
CBSA Population55755
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours