Zip Code 61070 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRock City
Zip Code StateIllinois
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Stephenson
Area Code779 / 815
Current Population:1130
Racial Majority:White 96.83%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$54704
Average Adjusted Gross Income$69940
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time24.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range824 - 997 ft.
Area34 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.41876400, -89.47669900

Zip Code 61070 Description

Zip Code 61070 is located in the state of Illinois in the Rockford metro area. Zip code 61070 is primarily located in Stephenson County. The official US Postal Service name for 61070 is ROCK CITY, Illinois. Portions of zip code 61070 are contained within or border the city limits of Rock City, IL, . Zip code 61070 is within area code 779 and area code 815. 61070 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Illinois.

The current unemployment level in 61070 is 5.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% 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 61070 increased to 1130 from 1117 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 61070 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 61070 public schools is . % of students in 61070 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1285 96.83% 1099 +17%
 Black Or African American 28 2.11% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 12 0.9% 17 -29%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 4 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.15% 9 -78%

Zip Code 61070 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 61070 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population11301117
Male Population51.50%
Female Population48.50%
Total Households430
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$54704
Income Under $50K Per Year45.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.40%
61070 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Illinois District 17Cheri BustosDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$165000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$141371
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 53a - Rock River Drift Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 61070 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)8142536475661585038271536
Avg Max Temp (°F)26324457707982807361453157
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Freeport, IL
CBSA Type61070
CBSA Population46088
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours