Big Rock, Illinois

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Big Rock
Village
Gazebo in downtown Big Rock
Gazebo in downtown Big Rock
Location of Big Rock in Kane County, Illinois.
Location of Big Rock in Kane County, Illinois.
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Coordinates: 41°45′50″N 88°32′49″W / 41.76389°N 88.54694°W / 41.76389; -88.54694
Country United States
State Illinois
County Kane
Government
Area[1]
 • Total 4.32 sq mi (11.18 km2)
 • Land 4.32 sq mi (11.18 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,126
 • Estimate (2016)[2] 1,157
 • Density 268.13/sq mi (103.53/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 630
FIPS code 17-05976
Website www.villageofbigrock.us

Big Rock is a village in Kane County, Illinois, United States. It is located approximately 50 miles due west of Chicago. It is between the villages of Hinckley and Sugar Grove.

As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 658, although it only became incorporated in July 26, 2001.

Geography[edit]

Big Rock is located at 41.759308 N, 88.537617 W.[3]

According to the 2010 census, Big Rock has a total area of 4.33 square miles (11.21 km2), all land.[4]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
2010 1,126
Est. 2016 1,157 [2] 2.8%
U.S. Decennial Census[5]

Education[edit]

Big Rock Township is a part of the Hinckley-Big Rock CUSD 429.

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External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jun 29, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  4. ^ "G001 - Geographic Identifiers - 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2015-08-02. 
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 

Coordinates: 41°45′50″N 88°32′49″W / 41.76389°N 88.54694°W / 41.76389; -88.54694