Rock Island, Illinois






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A Taste of Rock Island, Illinois

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT ROCK ISLAND?

  1. Rock Island is a city in and the county seat of Rock Island County, Illinois, United States. The population was 39,018 at the 2010 census. Located on the Mississippi River, it is one of the Quad Cities, along with neighboring Moline, East Moline, and the Iowa cities of Davenport and Bettendorf.

  2. The original Rock Island, from which the city gets its name, is the largest island in the Mississippi River. It is now called Arsenal Island.

  3. The median income for a household in the city was $34,729, and the median income for a family was $45,127.

Radio Stations
WAXR 88.1 FM Geneseo, IL Religious
KALA 88.5 FM Davenport, IA St. Ambrose University Variety
WGVV (LPFM) 92.5 FM Rock Island, IL Urban Contemporary
WYEC 93.9 FM Cambridge, IL Oldies
WXLP 96.9 FM Moline, IL Classic Hits
WLKU 98.9 FM Rock Island, IL Christian Contemporary
KBEA 99.7 FM Muscatine, IA Top-40
KUUL 101.3 FM East Moline, IL Top-40
KTJT (LPFM) 102.7 FM Davenport, IA Religious

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Demographics of Rock Island, Illinois

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

77.13%

17.17%

0.28%

0.75%

5.90%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in Rock Island, Illinois


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Flawless Hair Design -  Category: Black Hair Salons -  Specialized In:African-American Hair - 226 17th St Rock Island, IL 61201 (309) 786-5038  - (reviews)

  2. Land Of Beauty Salon & Spa -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 1103 29th Avenue Rock Island, IL 61201 (309) 981-4719  - (visit website)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Aunt Bea's -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   2429 9th St. Rock Island, IL   - (visit website)

  2. Mary Lee's Cafe -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   2700 5th Avenue Rock Island, IL 61201 (309) 206-4513   - (visit website)

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


Red, White and Boom, July 3, 2012, Rock Island, Illinois

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CHURCHES



  1. Derrick's Temple Church of God In Christ -  715 6th Ave Rock Island, IL 61201-8327 (309) 786-0026   - (visit website)

  2. Wayman Ame Church -  1607 20th Avenue Rock Island, IL 61201-4349 (309) 732-1701

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