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Rockford,
Illinois
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Town - Rockford   143,763 [2000]

County - Winnebago 268,126 [2000]

Location - 90 mi E of the Mississippi River & 90 mi NW of Chicago.

10 Top Employers - product or service provided - # of employees
Rockford School District 205
Rockford Health Systems
Hamilton Sundstrand Corp
ARA Services
SwedishAmerican System
OSF Medical Center
Textron Fastening Sytems
Ingersoll Milling Machine
Inversys Building Systems
Elco Textron
Education
Health Care
Aerospace components
Contracting Services
Health Care
Health Care
Screws / Fasteners
Machine Tools
Environmental Controls
Precision Components
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3700
3100
2440
2200
1600
1600
1500
1400
  850

Utilities Suppliers
Gas Northern Illinois Gas
Electric Commonwealth Edison
Local Telephone Ameritech or AT&T
Cable Insight Communications
Water & Sewer
Rock River Water Reclamation / a few areas are still well & septic

Representatives District #s
70 - Representative David A Wirsing
69 - Representative Dave Winters
68 - Representative Ron Wait
67 - Representative Charles E. Jefferson
64 - Representative Rosemary Kurtz

Senate District #s
35 - Senator J. Bradley Burzynski
34 - Senator Dave Syverson
32 - Dick Klemm

Congressional
16 - Congressionman Don Manzullo

Nearest Hospitals
3 hospitals are within the Rockford area.
Rockford Health System 2300 N Rockton Ave Rockford
OSF Medical Center 5666 E State St Rockford
SwedishAmerican Health System 1400 Charles St Rockford

# Doctors in Community 641

# of Dentists in Community 202

Education:
39 Elementary Schools [K-6] - students - 16,186
4 Secondary [middle 7-8] - students - 4,088
4 High Schools [9-12] - students - 6641
1 early education center - 1465 students
1 special education center
1 alternative education center

Colleges
Rock Valley Community College / 13,000 students
Northern Illinois University [Rockford campus] 350 students

Private Higher Education
Rockford Business College / 400 students
Rockford College / 1500 students
OSF - St Anthony College of Nursing / 105 students
University of Illinois College of Medicine / 150 students

Rockford Services
Rockford Fire Department 248 employees
Rockford Police Department 282 employees


    Other Area Information & Related Websites

Other Rockford Area Websites

Rockford Council of 100
Rockford Chamber of Commerce
Rockford Township Website
Winnebago County Statistical Info

Information on ComPortOne

City of Rockford Elected Officials
Rockford Township Officials
Rockford School District 205
Winnebago County Board Officials
Winnebago County Departments

Communities in Northern Illinois
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Other Related Websites

ComEd Electric Co
Ameritech Communications
AT&T Communications
NICOR Gas Distribution
Insight Communications
Hamilton-Sundstrand Corp
Ingersoll Milling Machine
OSF Medical Center
Rockford Health System
SwedishAmerican Health System
Northern Illinois Hospice
Elco-Textron
Amerock Corporation
Camcar-Textron
Woodward Governor
Congressman Don Manzullo
Rock Valley College
Northern Illinois University


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