|Male Share of the Population||49%|
|Female Share of the Population||51%|
|Employed Population 16+||832|
|Age of the Population||38|
|% of people married||50.4%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||11.3%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$64,219|
|% Above Poverty Level||86.9%|
|% Below Poverty Level||13.1%|
|Average Commute Time||24 minutes|
|% Working from Home||6.6%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||4.2%|
|% Using Public Transportation||0.4%|
|People Living Alone||30.4%|
|Median Gross Rent||$602|
|Median House Value||$93,200|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||11%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||26 miles W of Rockford, Illinois (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||100 miles W of Chicago, Illinois|
|Standard Zip Codes||61030|
|Phone Area Codes||815|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Station||FREEPORT WASTE WTR PLT|
|Jan Temp||9 to 25 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||34.7 inches|
|Station||DIXON 1 NW|
|Jan Temp||10 to 26 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||37.2 inches|
|Jan Temp||6 to 26 F|
|Apr Temp||34 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||35.5 inches|
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Founded by the Society of Jesus in 1851, Saint Joseph's University (SJU) has been developing the minds and abilities of men and women in a challenging academic environment steeped in the enriching Jesuit tradition of cura personalis (care of the entire person). The strong liberal arts foundation promotes an environment of open-minded investigation and debate and attends to developing students beyond their academic accomplishments, while maintaining high academic standards. The University strives to be recognized as the preeminent Catholic comprehensive university in the Northeast.
FORRESTON HIGH SCHOOL
PO BOX 665
Serves 320 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.2
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