Roscoe, IL is simply a great place to live, work, and play. Located in Winnebago County near the border of Wisconsin, Roscoe offers a convenient central location, safe, family-friendly neighborhoods and steady growth that looks set to continue for years to come. Roscoe's schools are also known as some of the best in the area, and receive strong ratings across the board. If you've been searching for the perfect place to raise a family—or a town where you'll truly enjoy getting to know your neighbors, you'll definitely want to take a closer look at homes for sale in Roscoe.
One of Roscoe city government's favorite slogans is Growing with Pride, and the numbers back up that sentiment. The most recent estimate places Roscoe's population at just over 10,600 residents, which is good for a nearly 70% increase over the estimated population in 2000. Part of Roscoe's appeal comes from its strong median household income and home value numbers, which both perform well against state and national averages. The financial stability and community growth of Roscoe have drawn quite a few families to the area, as well, with family homes comprising nearly 76% or homes in Roscoe. Search the newest real estate listings in Roscoe, IL.
Roscoe's schools are known as some of the best in the county, and a strong rating from the respected GreatSchools rating service confirms that belief. Roscoe is part of Kinnikinnick Central Consolidated School District 131, which includes a total of four schools across all grade levels. Roscoe Middle School, which covers grades 6-8, receives especially strong reviews from students and parents alike. And when your kids are ready to head to college, they'll find plenty of opportunities close to home, with Beloit College, Rockford College, and University of Wisconsin Whitewater all located nearby. Search Roscoe homes for sale by school district.
Roscoe's above-average median household income numbers provide a good indicator of what to expect from employers in the area. The industry statistics for Roscoe are quite strong across the board, with education, healthcare, transportation and manufacturing numbers that are significantly ahead of state averages. Roscoe's growing population has also brought quite a few new small businesses to the area, and opportunities in financial fields have shown promising increases in recent years as well. The job market looks bright in Roscoe, both now and in the near future.
Roscoe is full of surprises, and the Historic Auto Museum just might top the list. The museum receives stellar reviews from nearly everyone who visits, and contains tons of interesting historical artifacts in addition to classic cars. Roscoe's Stone Bridge Trail, which follows the path of a 1800s rail line, is a hot-spot for nature lovers from across the area. Roscoe's location in Winnebago County also means that you'll get to enjoy one of the most special celebrations of the year at the Winnebago County Fair, which features thrilling rides, delicious dining, and some serious motor-sports action. It's the perfect place for kids, and parents will have a great time, too.
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