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Rockdale, IL news and info

Rockdale, IL

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Age

Under 5 Years 118
20 to 9 Years 132
25 to 14 Years 123
30 to 19 Years 85
35 to 24 Years 72
40 to 34 Years 336
50 to 44 Years 303
60 to 54 Years 308
70 to 59 Years 110
75 to 64 Years 112
80 to 74 Years 102
90 to 84 Years 74
100 Years and Over 34
Median Age (in years) 37.7

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Ancestry

American 32 2.1%
Arab 18 1.2%
Czech 34 2.2%
Danish 9 0.6%
Dutch 35 2.3%
English 53 3.5%
French (except Basque) 15 1.0%
French Canadian 7 0.5%
German 394 26.1%
Greek 47 3.1%
Hungarian 14 0.9%
Irish 271 17.9%
Italian 265 17.5%
Lithuanian 8 0.5%
Norwegian 14 0.9%
Polish 181 12.0%
Portuguese 0 0.0%
Russian 11 0.7%
Scotch-Irish 7 0.5%
Scottish 21 1.4%
Slovak 46 3.0%
Subsaharan Africa 0 0.0%
Swedish 16 1.1%
Swiss 4 0.3%
Ukrainian 0 0.0%
Welsh 10 0.7%
West Indian (excluding Hispanic Origin Groups) 0 0.0%

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Education

Less than 9th Grade 107 7.8%
24th to 12th grade, No Diploma 160 11.6%
High School Graduate (includes equivalency) 571 41.4%
Some College, No Degree 273 19.8%
Associates Degree 153 11.1%
Bachelor's Degree 101 7.3%
Graduate or Professional Degree 14 1.0%
Population 25 years and Over 1,379
High School Graduate or Higher 80.63&
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 8.33&

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Gender

Male 891 46.67%
Female 1,018 53.33%
Total Population 1,909

 

Household Type

Total Households 805
Family Households 446 55.40%
with own children under 18 years 212 26.33&

 

Household Occupation

Occupied Housing Units 805
Owner-Occupied 416 51.67&
Renter Occupied 389 48.32%

 

Household Gross Rent

Median (dollars) $875

 

Household Selected Monthly Owner Costs

Housing Units with a Mortgage 252
Median (dollars) $1,225
Housing Units Without a Mortgage 164
Median (dollars) $368

 

Household Value

Median (dollars) $152,500

 

Income & Benefits (in 2012 Inflation-Adjusted Dollars)

Median Household Income (dollars) $51,898

 

Industry

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Mining 0 0.00%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation and Food Services 163 0.44%
Construction 31 0.08%
Educational Services, Health Care, and Social Assistance 132 0.36%
Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 52 0.14%
Information 53 0.14%
Manufacturing 188 0.51%
Other Services, Except Public Administration 39 0.11%
Professional, Scientific, and Management, and Administrative and Waste Management Services 37 0.10%
Public Administration 36 0.10%
Retail Trade 110 0.30%
Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities 75 0.20%
Wholesale Trade 47 0.13%
Civilian Employed Population 16 Years and over 963

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Land

Area (in square miles) 0.8
Density (in square feet) 2,386.25

 

Political Leaders

President Barack Obama
U.S. Senate Richard Durbin
U.S. Senate Mark Kirk
U.S. House of Representatives Bill Foster
Illinois Senate Pat McGuire
Illinois House of Representatives,"Lawrence Walsh Jr."

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Race

Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 650
Cuban 0
Mexican 638
Other Hispanic or Lation 12
Puerto Rican 0
Total Population 650
Not Hispanic or Latino 1,259
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 0
Asian Alone 0
Black or African American Alone 25
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone 0
Some Other Race Alone 0
Two or More Races 29
Two or More Races including Some Other Race 0
Two Races Excluding Some Other Race, and Three or More Races 29
White Alone 1,205
Total Population 1,909

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Schools

Elementary Schools Rockdale School Dist. 84
Secondary Schools Joliet Township High School Dist. 204
Unified School Districts

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Weather

January
Avg. High 31
Avg. Low 17
Mean 24
Avg. Percipitation 1.8
February
Avg. High 36
Avg. Low 21
Mean 29
Avg. Percipitation 1.79
March
Avg. High 47
Avg. Low 29
Mean 38
Avg. Percipitation 2.25
April
Avg. High 61
Avg. Low 39
Mean 50
Avg. Percipitation 3.49
May
Avg. High 71
Avg. Low 49
Mean 60
Avg. Percipitation 4.08
June
Avg. High 81
Avg. Low 60
Mean 71
Avg. Percipitation 3.88
July
Avg. High 84
Avg. Low 64
Mean 74
Avg. Percipitation 4.33
August
Avg. High 82
Avg. Low 63
Mean 73
Avg. Percipitation 4.16
September
Avg. High 76
Avg. Low 55
Mean 66
Avg. Percipitation 3.01
October
Avg. High 64
Avg. Low 43
Mean 54
Avg. Percipitation 2.84
November
Avg. High 49
Avg. Low 33
Mean 41
Avg. Percipitation 3.06
December
Avg. High 35
Avg. Low 21
Mean 28
Avg. Percipitation 2.2

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