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Rochelle
  • Town in Illinois

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B
  5. Good for Families
    grade B
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  7. Jobs
    grade C+
  8. Weather
    grade C+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade A minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade B minus

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Rochelle is a town in Illinois with a population of 9,417. Rochelle is in Ogle County. Living in Rochelle offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Rochelle there are a lot of parks. Many families and retirees live in Rochelle and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Rochelle are above average.

About

About Rochelle...
Population
9,417

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$138,800
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$855
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    51%
  • Own
    49%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    166.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    11.1
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    33.3
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    33.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    211.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    928.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    77.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    15%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    36%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    national  11%

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