Living in Rochester, NY

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

Rochester, New York Info Snack

Population
206,848
Unemployment
10.2%
Poverty
31.3%
Median Home
$83,100
Median Income
$35,590
Median Rent
$848

Rochester SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Rochester, NY Crime Report

8,682
Total Crimes
4,219.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
70.36%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Rochester
/ 100k People
New York
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 8,682 4,219.3 1,731.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1,540 748.4 358.6 366.7
Murder 33 16.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 429 208.5 92.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 976 474.3 229.0 250.2
Property Crime 7,142 3,470.9 1,373.3 2,109.9
Burglary 1,269 616.7 141.9 340.5
Larceny 5,222 2,537.8 1,166.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 651 316.4 65.3 219.9

Rochester, NY Cost Of Living

88
Rochester's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Rochester New York National Average
Overall 88 117 100
Services 107 108 100
Groceries 98 108 100
Health 100 101 100
Housing 54 145 100
Transportation 102 102 100
Utilities 95 97 100

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Population over time in Rochester

Year Population % Change
2019 206,848 -0.4%
2018 207,778 -0.8%
2017 209,463 -0.4%
2016 210,291 -0.2%
2015 210,745 0.1%
2014 210,461 -0.1%
2013 210,624 -0.2%
2012 210,967 -0.2%
2011 211,457 -0.2%
2010 211,977 -

Race / Ethnicity in Rochester

White
36.7% (75,908)
African American
37.6% (77,806)
American Indian
0.2% (509)
Asian
3.0% (6,195)
Hawaiian
0.0% (23)
Other
0.3% (648)
Two Or More
3.0% (6,110)
Hispanic
19.2% (39,649)
Race Rochester NY USA
White 36.7% 55.6% 60.7%
African American 37.6% 14.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.0% 8.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 19.2% 19.0% 18.0%

Gender in Rochester

Female
51.5% (106,486)
Male
48.5% (100,361)
Gender Rochester NY USA
Female 51.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rochester for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (14,479)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (26,890)
High School / GED
26.0% (53,780)
Some College
19.0% (39,301)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (20,684)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (28,958)
Master's Degree
8.0% (16,547)
Professional Degree
2.0% (4,136)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (2,068)
Education Rochester NY USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Rochester, New York

Less than $10,000
13.4% (2,762,862)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.7% (2,011,032)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.1% (2,906,661)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (2,531,585)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (2,874,306)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.8% (3,268,796)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.6% (1,771,127)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.1% (1,669,269)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.2% (463,752)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (425,406)
Income Rochester NY USA
Less than $10,000 13.4% 6.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.7% 4.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.1% 8.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 7.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 10.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.8% 15.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.6% 12.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.1% 15.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.2% 8.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 10.7% 7.7%

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