Send us your Grand Detour photos:
Grand Detour is a township in Ogle County, in the Rochelle metro area.
The latitude of Grand Detour is 41.911N. The longitude is -89.455W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 650 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 742.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Grand Detour demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Ogle County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 61061 ZIP code.
44% of Grand Detour residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Grand Detour ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Grand Detour was $29,095, compared with $21,587 nationally.
26% of Grand Detour residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Grand Detour, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $397. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,067.
Ogle County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Grand Detour political report.
The average commute time for Grand Detour workers is 14 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Grand Detour:
Send us your corrections and additions
Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.
Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!