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Demographics

People

Total Population2,151
Male Share of the Population47.5%
Female Share of the Population52.5%
Senior Citizens8.8%
Employed Population 16+1,044
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married40.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.6%
Median Earnings25+$36,429
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,563
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,893

Wealth

Median Family Income$63,145
% Above Poverty Level88.1%
% Below Poverty Level11.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home0.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.4%
% Using Public Transportation0.8%

Housing

People Living Alone27.3%
Median Gross Rent$965
Median House Value$130,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)47.5%
German14.1%
Irish11.9%
Italian11.1%
Polish3.6%
Slovene3.5%
English2.9%
Slovak2.2%
Czech1.7%
Swedish1.6%
Greek1.5%
Scottish1.4%
French Except Basque1.3%
Russian0.9%
Croatian0.8%
Belgian0.8%
Lebanese0.7%
Arab0.7%
Hungarian0.6%
Norwegian0.5%
Dutch0.5%
Canadian0.5%
Danishn0.5%
Lithuanian0.3%
Austrian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Ukrainian0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Romanian0.1%
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Rockdale Almanac

CategoryValue
County Will County
Standard Zip Codes60436
Phone Area Codes815,779
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.52
Approximate Longitude-88.12

Rockdale Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationJOLIET BRANDON RD DAM
Distance0.9 miles
Jan Temp14 to 30 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip36.9 inches
StationGEBHARD WOODS STATE PARK
Distance19.8 miles
Jan Temp13 to 30 F
Apr Temp39 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip35.7 inches
StationWHEATON 3 SE
Distance21.6 miles
Jan Temp14 to 32 F
Apr Temp38 to 63 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp42 to 67 F
Annual Precip37.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Crest Hill20,316$61,843
Elwood2,144$76,125
Joliet147,515$71,572
Lockport25,096$95,453
New Lenox25,347$111,287

Rockdale Public Schools

Rockdale Elem School
715 Meadow Ave
ZIP: 60436
(815) 725-5321
Primary
Total Enrollment 290
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