Rochester Hills, Michigan

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Population in 2013: 72,952 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.0%
 
Males: 35,936  (49.3%)
Females: 37,016  (50.7%)
Median resident age:  43.1 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 48309.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $80,169 (it was $74,912 in 2000)
Rochester Hills:

$80,169
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $38,907 (it was $35,070 in 2000)

Rochester Hills city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $221,500 (it was $215,100 in 2000)
Rochester Hills:

$221,500
MI:

$117,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $230,399; Detached houses: $254,474; Townhouses or other attached units: $127,713; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $107,120; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $118,047; Mobile homes: $16,947

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,051.

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  • Races in Rochester Hills, MI (2013)

    Rochester Hills races chart
    • 56,94478.2%White alone
    • 7,68510.6%Asian alone
    • 4,0845.6%Black alone
    • 2,6183.6%Hispanic
    • 1,3811.9%Two or more races
    • 1000.1%American Indian alone
    • 530.07%Other race alone

Races in Rochester Hills detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Rochester Hills: 91.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (15.8%), Irish (9.3%), Polish (9.0%), English (7.7%), Italian (7.0%), United States (4.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 810 feet

Land area: 32.8 square miles.

Population density: 2,221 people per square mile   (low).

Rochester Hills,MI real estate house value index trend

Rochester Hills, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Rochester Hills:

  • High school or higher: 94.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 55.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 22.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rochester Hills city:

  • Never married: 27.0%
  • Now married: 59.6%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

11,517 residents are foreign born (5.3% Asia, 4.0% Europe).

This city:

15.8%
Michigan:

6.2%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Rochester Hills, Michigan as of August 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Rochester Hills to the number of sex offenders is 18,071 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,606 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,702 (1.5%)

Rochester Hills satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (19.5 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (238.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rochester, MI (1.4 miles ), Auburn Hills, MI (2.1 miles ), Troy, MI (2.4 miles ), Shelby, MI (2.5 miles ), Pontiac, MI (2.6 miles ), Utica, MI (2.7 miles ), Bloomfield Hills, MI (2.8 miles ), Bloomfield Township, MI (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 296 buildings, average cost: $164,200
  • 1998: 308 buildings, average cost: $164,300
  • 1999: 257 buildings, average cost: $179,500
  • 2000: 167 buildings, average cost: $209,300
  • 2001: 173 buildings, average cost: $209,400
  • 2002: 227 buildings, average cost: $209,600
  • 2003: 361 buildings, average cost: $200,100
  • 2004: 302 buildings, average cost: $253,800
  • 2005: 195 buildings, average cost: $291,200
  • 2006: 88 buildings, average cost: $326,400
  • 2007: 33 buildings, average cost: $355,700
  • 2008: 37 buildings, average cost: $321,800
  • 2009: 33 buildings, average cost: $332,300
  • 2010: 85 buildings, average cost: $373,300
  • 2011: 119 buildings, average cost: $366,200
  • 2012: 99 buildings, average cost: $409,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.67 N, Longitude: 83.16 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -9,147 (-12.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 6,403 (17.7%)

Rochester Hills household income distribution Rochester Hills home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.7%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +6,778 (+10.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (11%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Rochester Hills: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Rochester Hills, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Rochester Hills-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 30% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/4/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.3 miles away from the Rochester Hills city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1976, a category F4 tornado 11.9 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rochester Hills-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 163.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 126.2 miles away from Rochester Hills center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 130.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 160.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 311.3 miles away from Rochester Hills center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 382.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Oakland County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rochester Hills topographic map

Birthplace of: L.J. Shelton - 2005 NFL player (Cleveland Browns, born: Mar 21, 1976), Abby Crumpton - Soccer player, Brad Keselowski - Craftsman Truck series NASCAR driver (born: Feb 12, 1984).

Main business address for: TRANS INDUSTRIES INC (MISCELLANEOUS MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES), ENERGY CONVERSION DEVICES INC (MISCELLANEOUS ELECTRICAL MACHINERY, EQUIPMENT & SUPPLIES).

Hospitals and medical centers in Rochester Hills:

  • BEAUMONT HOSPITAL - ROCHESTER HILLS (6700 N ROCHESTER RD)
  • ROCHESTER HILLS DIALYSIS OF DAVITA (1886 W AUBURN RD)
  • ALPHA THERAPEUTICS (586 S ROCHESTER RD STE #A)
  • GUARDIAN ANGEL HOME CARE INC (1715 NORTHFIELD DRIVE)
  • BOULEVARD HEALTH CENTER (3500 WEST SOUTH BLVD)
  • MEDILODGE OF ROCHESTER HILLS, INC (1480 WALTON BLVD)
  • SANCTUARY AT BELLBROOK (873 W AVON RD)

Amtrak stations near Rochester Hills:

  • 8 miles: PONTIAC (1600 WIDE TRACK DR.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: BIRMINGHAM (449 S. ETON ST.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: ROYAL OAK (201 S. SHERMAN DR.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Rochester Hills:

  • Oakland University (Full-time enrollment: 16,449; Location: 2200 North Squirrel Road; Public; Website: www.oakland.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Rochester College (FT enrollment: 904; Location: 800 West Avon Road; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.rc.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Rochester Hills:

  • Baker College of Auburn Hills (about 5 miles; Auburn Hills, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,284)
  • Lawrence Technological University (about 15 miles; Southfield, MI; FT enrollment: 2,430)
  • Oakland Community College (about 15 miles; Bloomfield Hills, MI; FT enrollment: 18,956)
  • Macomb Community College (about 15 miles; Warren, MI; FT enrollment: 15,669)
  • Baker College of Clinton Township (about 15 miles; Clinton Township, MI; FT enrollment: 3,413)
  • University of Detroit Mercy (about 18 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 3,406)
  • Wayne State University (about 22 miles; Detroit, MI; FT enrollment: 20,204)

Public high schools in Rochester Hills:

Private high school in Rochester Hills:

  • LUTHERAN HIGH SCHOOL NORTHWEST (Students: 302; Location: 1000 BAGLEY DR; Grades: 9 - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Rochester Hills:

Private elementary/middle schools in Rochester Hills:

  • HOLY FAMILY REGIONAL SCHOOL (Students: 1,148; Location: 2633 JOHN R RD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • BROOKFIELD ACADEMY (Students: 252; Location: 1263 S ADAMS RD; Grades: PK - 5)
  • OAKLAND STEINER SCHOOL (Students: 138; Location: 3976 S LIVERNOIS RD; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Rochester Hills

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Major Hospital - Crittenton Hospital

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Notable locations in Rochester Hills: Pine Tree Golf Club (A), Hampton Golf and Country Club (B), Oakland University Katke Cousins Golf Course (C), Oakland University R and S Sharf Golf Course (D), Brookwood Golf Course (E), Great Oaks Country Club (F), Saint John Health System Rochester Health Center (G), Saint Joseph Mercy Medical Center - Rochester (H), SOS Building (I), Fifty-Second District Courthouse (J), Henry Ford Medical Center - Rochester (K), Rochester Hills Medical Building (L), Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm (M), Rochester Hills Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (N), Rochester Hills Fire Department Station 2 (O), Rochester Hills Fire Department Station 3 (P), Rochester Hills Fire Department Station 4 (Q), Rochester Hills Fire Department Station 5 (R). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Meadowbrook Village Mall Shopping Center (1), Rochester Hills Retail Center Shopping Center (2), Rochester Hills Plaza Shopping Center (3), North Hill Plaza Shopping Center (4), Campus Corners Shopping Center (5), Auburn Place Shopping Center (6), Hampton Village Center Shopping Center (7), Great Oaks Mall Shopping Center (8), F and M Hamlin Square Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Rochester Hills include: TRANS INDUSTRIES INC (A), ENERGY CONVERSION DEVICES INC (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Rochester Hills include: Elmwood Church (A), First Baptist Church of Rochester (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Christian Memorial Estates (1), Oakland Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Miller Lake (A), Winkler Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Galloway Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Rochester Hills include: Clinton-Kalamazoo Canal Historical Marker (1), Meadow Brook Hall Historical Marker (2), Stoney Creek School Historical Marker (3), Winkler's Mill Historical Marker (4), Avondale Park (5), Wabash Park (6), Thelma G Spencer Park (7), Earl E Borden Park (8), Helen V Allen Memorial Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: American Travel & Ski Society (1204 Marseille Ct) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Gem Homes Four Seasons LLC (2037 Rochelle Run) (1), Best Western Concorde Inn of Rochester Hills (1919 Star Batt Drive) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Rochester Hills 52-3 District Court (135 Barclay Circle) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Oakland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 127. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

127
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.427. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.427
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 12.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 2.68. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.68
U.S.:

1.93

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 25.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.78. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.78
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 0.00845. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00845
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.1%
(4.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.5% for Black residents, 9.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.5% for American Indian residents, 16.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.0%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.7%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Rochester Hills in 2010:

  • 628 people in college/university student housing
  • 507 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 46 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Rochester Hills in 2000:

  • 280 people in nursing homes
  • 262 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 111 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 80 people in other group homes
  • 50 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Rochester Hills compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Banks with most branches in Rochester Hills (2011 data):

  • Comerica Bank: Rochester-Tienken Branch, Adams-Silverbell Branch, Walton-Livernois Branch, University Square, Rochester-Avon Branch. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $60,970.5 mil, Deposits: $48,300.9 mil, headquarters in Dallas, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 497 total offices, Holding Company: Comerica Incorporated
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Walton-Adams Branch, Rochester Hills Meijer Bkg. Ctr. Bra, South Blvd And Crooks Branch, Walton-Livernois Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Rochester Hills Branch, Walton/Adams Branch, Crooks Corners Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Citizens Community Federal: Rochester Hills Branch at 310 Tienken Road, branch established on 1954/03/12; Rochester Adams High School Branch at 3200 Tienken Rd., branch established on 1997/01/15. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $530.8 mil, Deposits: $444.7 mil, headquarters in Eau Claire, WI, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 28 total offices
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Rochester/ Hamlin Branch at 2101 South Rochester Road, branch established on 1969/03/07; Walton/Old Perch Branch at 2015 Walton Boulevard, branch established on 1969/03/08. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • TCF National Bank: Rochester Hills Branch at 70 West Tienken, branch established on 1934/01/01; Rochester Hills 2 Branch at 200 E. Auburn Rd, branch established on 2005/09/02. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $19,007.0 mil, Deposits: $12,377.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 441 total offices, Holding Company: Tcf Financial Corporation
  • KeyBank National Association: Rochester Hills Branch at 1460 Walton Boulevard, branch established on 1993/10/12. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Rochester Rd / Wabash Branch at 2580 South Rochester Rd, branch established on 2001/11/05. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Talmer Bank and Trust: Rochester Hills Branch at 1467 North Rochester Road, branch established on 1999/01/05. Info updated 2011/05/03: Bank assets: $2,126.7 mil, Deposits: $1,722.6 mil, headquarters in Troy, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 56 total offices, Holding Company: Talmer Bancorp Inc.
  • 2 other banks with 2 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Rochester Hills, Michigan:

  • Red Roof Inn, 2580 Crooks Rd, Rochester Hills, MI 48309 , Phone: (313) 853-6400, Fax: (248) 853-6391
  • Best Western Concorde Inn, 1919 Star-Batt Dr, Rochester Hills, MI 48309 , Phone: (248) 299-1210, Fax: (248) 852-4678
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Rochester Hills, Michigan

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Michigan average:

11.0

Rochester Hills travel time to work - commute Rochester Hills mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (93%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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Religion statistics for Rochester Hills city (based on Oakland County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic289,11664
Evangelical Protestant155,826319
Mainline Protestant73,373159
Other58,590117
Black Protestant16,82635
Orthodox13,84423
None594,787-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 293
Oakland County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 22
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 162
Oakland County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 292
Oakland County:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 983
Here:

8.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.8%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Oakland County:

25.6%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.0%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 32$185,219$69,4573$2,770
Other Government Administration 17$98,813$69,75016$10,933
Police - Other 2$11,059$66,3549$3,972
Firefighters 27$165,904$73,73560$51,984
Fire - Other 2$14,101$84,6061$1,966
Streets and Highways 17$90,269$63,7191$275
Sewerage 20$97,602$58,5610$0
Parks and Recreation 14$76,731$65,76910$10,841
Natural Resources 4$21,775$65,3250$0
Water Supply 21$113,465$64,8370$0
Other and Unallocable 30$162,658$65,0635$7,599
Totals for Government 186$1,037,596$66,942105$90,340

Rochester Hills government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $3,477,000 ($47.66)
    Regular Highways: $929,000 ($12.73)
  • Current Operations - Parks and Recreation: $9,890,000 ($135.57)
    Regular Highways: $6,718,000 ($92.09)
    Local Fire Protection: $5,579,000 ($76.47)
    Water Utilities: $4,875,000 ($66.82)
    Central Staff Services: $3,902,000 ($53.49)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,904,000 ($39.81)
    Sewerage: $2,802,000 ($38.41)
    Financial Administration: $2,739,000 ($37.55)
    General - Other: $1,552,000 ($21.27)
    Health - Other: $191,000 ($2.62)
    Housing and Community Development: $139,000 ($1.91)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,121,000 ($29.07)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $7,506,000 ($102.89)
    Police Protection: $7,163,000 ($98.19)
    Sewerage: $4,772,000 ($65.41)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $825,000 ($11.31)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($0.30)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $14,844,000 ($203.48)

Rochester Hills government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $8,206,000 ($112.48)
    All Other: $6,954,000 ($95.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,545,000 ($34.89)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $447,000 ($6.13)
    Housing and Community Development: $271,000 ($3.71)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $233,000 ($3.19)
    Highways: $40,000 ($0.55)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,859,000 ($39.19)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,327,000 ($18.19)
    Donations From Private Sources: $865,000 ($11.86)
    Fines and Forfeits: $576,000 ($7.90)
    Sale of Property: $519,000 ($7.11)
    Special Assessments: $164,000 ($2.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $12,310,000 ($168.74)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,475,000 ($75.05)
    Highways: $4,297,000 ($58.90)
    All Other: $34,000 ($0.47)
  • Tax - Property: $27,993,000 ($383.72)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $1,929,000 ($26.44)
    Other License: $8,000 ($0.11)

Rochester Hills government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $53,810,000 ($737.61)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $53,026,000 ($726.86)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,235,000 ($44.34)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,451,000 ($33.60)

Rochester Hills government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,402,000 ($142.59)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $77,820,000 ($1066.73)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,827,000 ($121.00)

6.03% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,165 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.03%
Michigan average:

5.09%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($815 average AGI)
Oakland County:

0.05%
Michigan average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Wayne County, MI  2.14% ($39,617 average AGI)
from Macomb County, MI  1.03% ($43,561)
from Genesee County, MI  0.23% ($39,046)


5.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($52,076 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
Michigan average:

5.58%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,436 average AGI)
Oakland County:

0.08%
Michigan average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wayne County, MI  1.42% ($35,466 average AGI)
to Macomb County, MI  0.91% ($37,627)
to Livingston County, MI  0.18% ($50,287)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rochester Hills:

  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WUFL (1030 AM; daytime; 5 kW; STERLING HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WDEO (990 AM; 9 kW; YPSILANTI, MI; Owner: WORD BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WLSP (1530 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LAPEER, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF FLINT INC.)
  • WTKA (1050 AM; 10 kW; ANN ARBOR, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXDX (1310 AM; 5 kW; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rochester Hills:

  • WXOU (88.3 FM; AUBURN HILLS, MI; Owner: OAKLAND UNIVERSITY)
  • WKRK-FM (97.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRIF (101.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGC-FM (105.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WCSX (94.7 FM; BIRMINGHAM, MI; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WYCD (99.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WDTJ (105.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDVD (96.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WDRQ (93.1 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WAHS (89.5 FM; AUBURN HEIGHTS, MI; Owner: AVONDALE SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WKQI (95.5 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDMK (102.7 FM; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WNIC (100.3 FM; DEARBORN, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WOMC (104.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF MICHIGAN)
  • WMXD (92.3 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WDTW (106.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJLB (97.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBFH (88.1 FM; BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI; Owner: BLOOMFIELD HILLS SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • WDTR-FM (90.9 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF DETROIT)
  • WVMV (98.7 FM; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rochester Hills:

  • WXYZ-TV (Channel 7; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF DETROIT, INC.)
  • WJBK (Channel 2; DETROIT, MI; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WDIV-TV (Channel 4; DETROIT, MI; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WWJ-TV (Channel 62; DETROIT, MI; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WDWB (Channel 20; DETROIT, MI; Owner: WXON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WKBD (Channel 50; DETROIT, MI; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF DETROIT INC.)
  • WTVS (Channel 56; DETROIT, MI; Owner: DETROIT EDUC. TV FOUNDATION)
  • WBXD-CA (Channel 5; DETROIT, MI; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WADL (Channel 38; MOUNT CLEMENS, MI; Owner: ADELL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFUM (Channel 28; FLINT, MI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WEYI-TV (Channel 25; SAGINAW, MI; Owner: WEYI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WLPC-LP (Channel 26; DETROIT, MI; Owner: GLENN R. AND KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • W33BY (Channel 68; DETROIT, MI; Owner: HIGHLAND PARK BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • W48AV (Channel 48; DETROIT, MI; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WDWO-CA (Channel 18; DETROIT, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Rochester Hills fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 24m79ftTotal length
  • $469,000Total costs
  • 157,844Total average daily traffic
  • 6,597Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 42000-2009
  • 32010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Rochester Hills, MI

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Dale R Smith, American House 2mi31660 (Lat: 42.624833 Lon: -83.207194), Type: 36.6, Overall height: 36.6 m
    Registrant: 9495151500, Pm@mobilitie.Com, 660 NEWPORT CENTER DRIVE, SUITE 200
  • Dale R Smith, American House 2mi31660 (Lat: 42.624833 Lon: -83.207194), Type: 36.6, Overall height: 36.6 m
    Registrant: 9495151500, Pm@mobilitie.Com, 660 NEWPORT CENTER DRIVE, SUITE 200
  • Kristin A Steiner, American House 2mi31660 (Lat: 42.624833 Lon: -83.207194), Type: 36.6, Overall height: 36.6 m
    Registrant: 9495151500, Pm@mobilitie.Com, 660 NEWPORT CENTER DRIVE, STE 200
  • Edward G Roach, American House 2mi31660 (Lat: 42.624833 Lon: -83.207194), Type: 36.6, Overall height: 36.6 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • 1637 West Hamlin Road (Lat: 42.648889 Lon: -83.165278), Type: 40.5, Overall height: 40.5 m
    Registrant: 2022239222, Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, 1150 CONNECTICUT AVENUE, NW, 4TH FL

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Rochester Hills, MI)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • STATION, 1000 Rochester Hills Dr (Lat: 42.662250 Lon: -83.158806), Overall height: 53.6 m, Call Sign: WNTN683
    Assigned Frequencies: 6795.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/24/2012, Expiration Date: 11/17/2022
    Registrant: Phone: (313) 858-1100
  • STATION, 1425 S Rochester Rd Spokane Sta (Lat: 42.661972 Lon: -83.131861), Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: WNTT395
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.506 MHz, 952.506 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/29/1998, Expiration Date: 10/26/2008, Cancellation Date: 07/30/2008
    Registrant: Detroit Edison, 2000 Second Ave, Detroit, MI 48226, Phone: (313) 235-4829, Fax: (313) 235-0362, Email:
  • STATION, 870 Tienken Rd W Tienken Substa (Lat: 42.695861 Lon: -83.152139), Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: WNTT398
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.631 MHz, 952.631 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/14/2008, Expiration Date: 10/26/2018
    Registrant: Dte Energy Services LLC, One Energy Plaza, Detroit, MI 48226, Phone: (313) 235-4829, Fax: (313) 235-0362, Email:
  • DOVER SUBSTATION, 980 Old Perch Road (Lat: 42.666139 Lon: -83.172139), Type: Pole, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WPOL984
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.281 MHz, 952.281 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/10/2009, Expiration Date: 01/27/2020, Certifier: Dennis G Macrae
    Registrant: Dte Energy Services LLC, One Energy Plaza, Detroit, MI 48226, Phone: (313) 235-4829, Fax: (313) 235-0362, Email:
  • ROCHSTER HILLS, Lat: 42.668694 Lon: -83.177111, Call Sign: WQIF768
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.256 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/28/2008, Expiration Date: 01/28/2018, Certifier: Vince Foisy
    Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

159 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rochester Hills)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

37 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Rochester Hills)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 19 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED260$157,673327$162,6671,584$192,20941$33,5611$15,018,00046$133,26123$18,435
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$150,00035$174,886169$182,4449$44,6670$08$171,3752$13,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED50$161,54068$153,779499$223,44631$20,0650$021$78,5247$22,714
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN29$134,82823$239,478273$202,72512$81,1670$012$278,2501$3,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$189,5006$170,83385$198,5183$178,6670$02$144,0000$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 20 tracts in Rochester Hills, MI

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 18 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED53$204,05740$247,650
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED20$241,65037$239,351
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$200,36420$239,900
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$225,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$701,0003$214,333

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 130
  • Hazardous Condition: 120
  • Service Call: 97
  • Good Intent Call: 19

Incident types - Rochester Hills

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rochester Hills, MI
Businesses in Rochester Hills, MI
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2LensCrafters1
Abercrombie & Fitch1Little Caesars Pizza3
Abercrombie Kids1Long John Silver's1
Ace Hardware1Lowe's1
Aeropostale1MasterBrand Cabinets9
American Eagle Outfitters1McDonald's2
Ann Taylor2Meijer2
Arby's1Nike7
Audi1OfficeMax1
Banana Republic1Old Navy1
Barnes & Noble1Olive Garden1
Bath & Body Works2Panera Bread3
Bed Bath & Beyond1Payless1
Blockbuster2Penske1
Buffalo Wild Wings1PetSmart2
Burger King1Pier 1 Imports1
CVS4Plato's Closet1
Caribou Coffee2Pottery Barn1
Carson Pirie Scott1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Chevrolet1Quiznos1
Chico's1RadioShack2
Chipotle1Red Lobster1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Red Roof Inn1
Clarks1Rite Aid2
Cold Stone Creamery1Rue211
Coldwater Creek1SAS Shoes1
Curves1Soma Intimates1
DHL1Sprint Nextel2
Decora Cabinetry2Staples1
Discount Tire1Starbucks4
DressBarn1Subway5
Dressbarn1T-Mobile5
Dunkin Donuts1T.J.Maxx1
Famous Footwear1Taco Bell1
FedEx7Talbots1
Ford1Target1
GNC4Toyota1
GameStop3Toys"R"Us1
Gap1Trader Joe's1
H&R Block3True Value1
Hollister Co.1UPS12
Home Depot1Verizon Wireless1
J.Crew1Victoria's Secret1
JoS. A. Bank1Volkswagen1
Jones New York6Walgreens3
Justice1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's2
Kohl's1Whole Foods Market1
Kroger1

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