Living in Rochester, MN

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Rochester, Minnesota Info Snack

Population
115,557
Unemployment
3.5%
Poverty
10.1%
Median Home
$200,100
Median Income
$73,106
Median Rent
$974

Rochester SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

Rochester, MN Crime Report

2,479
Total Crimes
2,096.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-15.37%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Rochester
/ 100k People
Minnesota
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,479 2,096.1 2,315.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 254 214.8 236.4 366.7
Murder 1 0.8 2.1 5.0
Robbery 34 28.7 55.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 157 132.8 135.1 250.2
Property Crime 2,225 1,881.3 2,078.8 2,109.9
Burglary 282 238.4 282.4 340.5
Larceny 1,816 1,535.5 1,597.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 127 107.4 198.9 219.9

Rochester, MN Cost Of Living

97
Rochester's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Rochester Minnesota National Average
Overall 97 104 100
Services 96 109 100
Groceries 96 106 100
Health 98 110 100
Housing 90 100 100
Transportation 103 100 100
Utilities 111 98 100

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Population over time in Rochester

Year Population % Change
2019 115,557 1.4%
2018 113,913 1.1%
2017 112,683 1.2%
2016 111,396 1.0%
2015 110,275 0.9%
2014 109,252 1.0%
2013 108,179 1.2%
2012 106,903 1.3%
2011 105,576 1.3%
2010 104,201 -

Race / Ethnicity in Rochester

White
75.0% (86,655)
African American
7.9% (9,144)
American Indian
0.3% (366)
Asian
7.2% (8,355)
Hawaiian
0.1% (128)
Other
0.3% (304)
Two Or More
3.3% (3,758)
Hispanic
5.9% (6,847)
Race Rochester MN USA
White 75.0% 79.8% 60.7%
African American 7.9% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 7.2% 4.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.9% 5.4% 18.0%

Gender in Rochester

Female
51.3% (59,294)
Male
48.7% (56,262)
Gender Rochester MN USA
Female 51.3% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rochester for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (3,466)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (3,466)
High School / GED
19.0% (21,955)
Some College
17.0% (19,644)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (12,711)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (30,044)
Master's Degree
12.0% (13,866)
Professional Degree
5.0% (5,777)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (4,622)
Education Rochester MN USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 19.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 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
4.5% (518,690)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (428,888)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.0% (812,140)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.1% (823,426)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.6% (1,338,191)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (2,036,239)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.1% (1,625,752)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.8% (2,057,094)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.3% (957,147)
$200,000 or more
8.3% (958,129)
Income Rochester MN USA
Less than $10,000 4.5% 4.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 3.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.0% 7.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.1% 7.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.6% 11.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.1% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.8% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.3% 7.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 8.3% 7.8% 7.7%

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