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Rock Falls is a city in Whiteside County, Illinois, United States. The population was 9,266 at the 2010 census, down from 9,580 in 2000. The city is located on the Rock River, directly opposite Sterling.GeographyRock Falls is separated from its sister city, Sterling, to the North by the Rock River.According to the 2010 census, Rock Falls has a total area of 3.795sqmi, of which 3.66sqmi (or 96.44%) is land and 0.135sqmi (or 3.56%) is water.DemographicsAs of the census of 2000, there were 9,580 people, 3,895 households, and 2,559 families residing in the city. The population density was 2,888.0 people per square mile (1,114.1/km²). There were 4,098 housing units at an average density of 1,235.4 per square mile (476.6/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 91.78% White, 0.88% African American, 0.45% Native American, 0.26% Asian, 4.71% from other races, and 1.92% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 11.54% of the population.Rock Falls is in Illinois (IL). Explore the family-friendly attractions of Rock Falls and add them to your vacation plans using our United States travel route planner.
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