Rochester, MN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Rochester, Minnesota Info Snack

Population
117,134
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
9.5%
Median Home
$219,400
Median Income
$76,034
Median Rent
$1,044

Rochester SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Rochester, MN Crime Report

2,614
Total Crimes
2,172.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-7.41%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Rochester
/ 100k People
Minnesota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,614 2,172.3 2,402.4 2,346.0
Violent Crime 300 249.3 277.5 387.8
Murder 5 4.2 3.4 6.5
Robbery 44 36.6 68.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 177 147.1 166.5 279.7
Property Crime 2,314 1,922.9 2,124.9 1,958.2
Burglary 332 275.9 307.0 314.2
Larceny 1,828 1,519.1 1,567.8 1,398.0
Car Theft 154 128.0 250.0 246.0

Rochester, MN Cost Of Living

95
Rochester's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Rochester Minnesota National Average
Overall 95 104 100
Services 98 106 100
Groceries 88 102 100
Health 98 113 100
Housing 88 101 100
Transportation 89 102 100
Utilities 110 98 100

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Map Of Rochester, MN

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Population over time in Rochester

Year Population % Change
2020 117,134 2.8%
2019 113,913 1.1%
2018 112,683 1.2%
2017 111,396 1.0%
2016 110,275 0.9%
2015 109,252 1.0%
2014 108,179 1.2%
2013 106,903 1.3%
2012 105,576 1.3%
2011 104,201 -

Race / Ethnicity in Rochester

White
73.7% (86,365)
African American
8.4% (9,840)
American Indian
0.3% (367)
Asian
7.4% (8,616)
Hawaiian
0.1% (112)
Other
0.2% (272)
Two Or More
3.8% (4,500)
Hispanic
6.0% (7,062)
Race Rochester MN USA
White 73.7% 79.0% 60.1%
African American 8.4% 6.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.9% 0.6%
Asian 7.4% 4.9% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.8% 3.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 6.0% 5.5% 18.2%

Gender in Rochester

Female
51.1% (59,889)
Male
48.9% (57,244)
Gender Rochester MN USA
Female 51.1% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rochester for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (3,514)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (3,514)
High School / GED
18.0% (21,084)
Some College
16.0% (18,741)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (12,884)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (31,626)
Master's Degree
13.0% (15,227)
Professional Degree
5.0% (5,856)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (4,685)
Education Rochester MN USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 18.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Rochester, Minnesota

Less than $10,000
4.0% (467,636)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.4% (398,276)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.6% (775,286)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.3% (741,693)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.4% (1,332,342)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (2,050,835)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.9% (1,743,427)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.6% (2,066,302)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.9% (1,158,338)
$200,000 or more
8.4% (979,258)
Income Rochester MN USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 4.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.4% 3.4% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.6% 7.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.3% 7.5% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.4% 11.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 17.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.9% 14.1% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.6% 18.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.9% 8.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 8.4% 8.5% 8.3%

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