Forreston strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Illinois):
Walking and Biking to Work
Comparing Forreston to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Illinois (State):
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|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 StationsNotes:
|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|
|Average Family Size||3.01|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||18||1.2%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,515|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||3.9%|
|French (except Basque)||1.6%|
According to the US Postal Service, Forreston, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Haldane (61030)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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PO BOX 665
Serves 320 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.2
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