Rochester SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
9.5

Rochester, MN Photos

Rochester, Minnesota Info Snack

Rochester is a city in the U.S. State of Minnesota and is the county seat of Olmsted County. Located on the Zumbro River's south fork in Southeast Minnesota, according to the 2010 United States Census the city has a population of 106,769. The U.S. Census Bureau estimated that the 2016 population was 114,011. It is Minnesota's third-largest city and the largest city located outside the Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington Metropolitan Statistical Area. As of 2015, the Rochester metropolitan area has a population of 215,884. It is the home of the Mayo Clinic and one of IBM's largest facilities. The city has long been rated as one of the best places to live in the United States by multiple publications such as Money and is one of the most educated cities in the world.
Population
112,683
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
10.4%
Median Home
$176,100
Median Income
$68,574
Median Rent
$891

Rochester Articles

Rankings for Rochester in Minnesota

Best Places Around Rochester

1

Stewartville, MN
Population 6,062

2

Kasson, MN
Population 6,143

3

Owatonna, MN
Population 25,580

4

Northfield, MN
Population 20,405

5

Winona, MN
Population 27,372

6

Austin, MN
Population 24,841

7

Faribault, MN
Population 23,530

8

Red Wing, MN
Population 16,484

Map Of Rochester, MN

Population over time in Rochester

Year Population % Change
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 -

Crime in Rochester Per 100k

Crime Rochester MN USA
Violent Crime 194.4 238.3 382.9
Murder 0.9 2.0 5.3
Robbery 39.9 64.9 98.0
Aggravated Assault 100.7 128.6 248.9
Property Crime 1859.8 2191.5 2362.0
Burglary 249.9 336.9 430.4
Larceny 1524.8 1675.7 1694.0
Car Theft 85.0 178.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Rochester

White
76.4% (86,101)
African American
7.2% (8,136)
American Indian
0.2% (224)
Asian
7.3% (8,266)
Hawaiian
0.0% (20)
Other
0.2% (175)
Two Or More
2.9% (3,241)
Hispanic
5.8% (6,520)
Race Rochester MN USA
White 76.4% 80.8% 61.5%
African American 7.2% 5.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 7.3% 4.6% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 2.5% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.8% 5.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Rochester, Minnesota

Less than $10,000
4.6% (518,341)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.8% (428,195)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.3% (822,585)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.8% (991,610)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.6% (1,307,122)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.0% (2,028,294)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.6% (1,645,171)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.9% (1,904,342)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.5% (845,122)
$200,000 or more
6.9% (777,512)
Income Rochester MN USA
Less than $10,000 4.6% 4.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.8% 4.0% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.3% 8.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.8% 8.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.6% 12.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.0% 18.5% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.6% 14.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.9% 16.6% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.5% 6.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 6.9% 6.4% 6.3%

Gender in Rochester

Female
51.6% (58,098)
Male
48.4% (54,584)
Gender Rochester MN USA
Female 51.6% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rochester for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.8% (3,167)
9-12th Grade
3.2% (3,621)
High School / GED
19.4% (21,864)
Some College
19.1% (21,509)
Associate's Degree
10.8% (12,120)
Bachelor's Degree
24.7% (27,871)
Master's Degree
11.1% (12,456)
Professional Degree
5.1% (5,708)
Doctorate Degree
3.9% (4,361)
Education Rochester MN USA
< 9th Grade 2.8% 3.0% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 3.2% 4.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 19.4% 25.4% 27.3%
Some College 19.1% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.8% 11.1% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 24.7% 23.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 11.1% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 5.1% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.9% 1.4% 1.4%

Articles About Minnesota

Enjoy The Snack?

About HomeSnacks

HomeSnacks is based in Durham, NC.

We aim to deliver bite-sized pieces of infotainment about where you live.

We use data, analytics, and a sense of humor to determine quality of life for places across the nation.

© Chasing Chains, LLC. All rights reserved.