Rochester Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Rochester Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
13,296

Age

Under 5 Years:
3.9%
5 - 17:
18.7%
18 - 24:
9.6%
25 - 34:
10.5%
35 - 54:
30.9%
55 - 64:
11.8%
Over 65 Years:
14.6%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
6.0%
6.0%
High School Graduates
98.3%
98.3%
College Graduated
59.7%
59.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Rochester
$56,290
$56,290
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Rochester
$89,904
$89,904
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
7.2%

Employment Industries in Rochester

 
Manufacturing
21.8%
21.8%
Healthcare
13.1%
13.1%
Education
11.7%
11.7%
Retail
10.0%
10.0%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
9.4%
9.4%
Accommodation
7.4%
7.4%
Finance
4.5%
4.5%
Other
3.7%
3.7%
Construction
3.1%
3.1%
Real estate
2.9%
2.9%
Administration
2.8%
2.8%
Public Service
2.7%
2.7%
Transportation
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
88.6%
88.6%
Asian
4.7%
4.7%
Black or African American
2.6%
2.6%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
2.3%
2.3%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.8%
1.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
24.7%
24.7%
Italian
13.8%
13.8%
Irish
12.9%
12.9%
Polish
10.7%
10.7%
English
10.2%
10.2%
French
4.0%
4.0%
Scottish
3.1%
3.1%
Greek
2.3%
2.3%
French Canadian
2.2%
2.2%
Norwegian
2.0%
2.0%
Hungarian
1.9%
1.9%
European
1.7%
1.7%
Finnish
1.7%
1.7%
Lebanese
1.4%
1.4%
Swedish
1.4%
1.4%
Belgian
1.3%
1.3%
Russian
1.2%
1.2%
British
1.0%
1.0%
Scots-Irish
0.9%
0.9%
Ethiopian
0.9%
0.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
87.6%
87.6%
Polish
3.0%
3.0%
Spanish
2.2%
2.2%
Arabic
1.9%
1.9%
German/Yiddish
1.6%
1.6%
Langs. of India
1.5%
1.5%
Korean
0.9%
0.9%
Other Indo-European
0.8%
0.8%
Chinese
0.6%
0.6%
Portuguese
0.6%
0.6%
Scandinavian languages
0.5%
0.5%
Italian
0.5%
0.5%
Other Asian languages
0.5%
0.5%
African languages
0.5%
0.5%
French
0.2%
0.2%
Russian
0.2%
0.2%
Thai
0.1%
0.1%
Urdu
0.1%
0.1%
Persian
0.1%
0.1%
West Germanic languages
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Rochester Residents:
10.4%