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Population in 2012: 108,992 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +27.0%
Males: 53,190  (48.8%)
Females: 55,802  (51.2%)

Median resident age:  35.0 years
Minnesota median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 55901, 55902, 55904, 55905, 55906, 55976.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $61,741 (it was $49,090 in 2000)
Rochester:

$61,741
MN:

$58,906
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $30,861

Rochester city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $160,300 (it was $110,900 in 2000)
Rochester:

$160,300
MN:

$178,400
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $190,662; Detached houses: $201,520; Townhouses or other attached units: $177,608; In 2-unit structures: $147,283; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $139,669; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $126,607; Mobile homes: $46,960; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $7,493

Median gross rent in 2012: $746.

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  • White alone - 84,608 (79.2%)
  • Asian alone - 7,212 (6.8%)
  • Black alone - 6,586 (6.2%)
  • Hispanic - 5,508 (5.2%)
  • Two or more races - 2,354 (2.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 251 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 212 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 38 (0.04%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Rochester: 105.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (28.8%), Norwegian (12.6%), Irish (8.9%), English (6.3%), Swedish (4.0%), Subsaharan African (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 39.6 square miles.

Population density: 2,752 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Rochester:

  • High school or higher: 93.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rochester city:

  • Never married: 31.1%
  • Now married: 52.0%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

11,407 residents are foreign born (3.8% Asia, 2.1% Africa, 1.9% Latin America, 1.4% Europe).

This city:  11.0%
Minnesota:  7.2%



According to our research of Minnesota and other state lists there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Rochester, Minnesota as of September 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Rochester to the number of sex offenders is 6,812 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,833 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,725 (1.1%)

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Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Paul, MN (71.6 miles , pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (285.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Byron, MN (2.9 miles ), Oronoco, MN (3.2 miles ), Stewartville, MN (3.4 miles ), Eyota, MN (3.5 miles ), Elgin, MN (3.6 miles ), Kasson, MN (3.7 miles ), Mantorville, MN (3.8 miles ), Hammond, MN (3.8 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 428 buildings, average cost: $129,500
  • 1998: 564 buildings, average cost: $131,400
  • 1999: 637 buildings, average cost: $138,500
  • 2000: 590 buildings, average cost: $142,000
  • 2001: 787 buildings, average cost: $136,800
  • 2002: 962 buildings, average cost: $142,000
  • 2003: 921 buildings, average cost: $169,000
  • 2004: 1040 buildings, average cost: $183,900
  • 2005: 702 buildings, average cost: $198,000
  • 2006: 507 buildings, average cost: $208,200
  • 2007: 420 buildings, average cost: $196,500
  • 2008: 287 buildings, average cost: $233,700
  • 2009: 265 buildings, average cost: $190,200
  • 2010: 200 buildings, average cost: $207,100
  • 2011: 195 buildings, average cost: $216,500
  • 2012: 299 buildings, average cost: $227,800

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Latitude: 44.03 N, Longitude: 92.47 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +25,951 (+23.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 52,621 (89.3%)

Area code: 507

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Crime rates in Rochester by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 2310002241112
per 100,000 2.43.51.10.00.00.02.12.04.01.01.00.91.8
Rapes 363844594351N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
per 100,000 43.343.850.364.746.154.3N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Robberies 54664347627181766558586555
per 100,000 64.976.149.151.566.575.684.777.364.656.955.260.450.7
Assaults 167147144151126139152140133142123102104
per 100,000 200.7169.5164.5165.5135.1148.1159.0142.4132.2139.4117.194.895.8
Burglaries 302545455477385421486460534398399425495
per 100,000 363.0628.4519.7522.9412.8448.5508.4468.0530.9390.6379.9395.0455.9
Thefts 1,8882,4822,1362,3602,0971,9171,8921,9282,1332,3431,9251,8092,137
per 100,000 2269.12861.92439.62586.92248.42042.31979.41961.62120.52299.71832.91681.31968.1
Auto thefts 1551911801671491271471681861041058989
per 100,000 186.3220.2205.6183.1159.8135.3153.8170.9184.9102.1100.082.782.0
Arson 23324747362955372726242013
per 100,000 27.636.953.751.538.630.957.537.626.825.522.918.612.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 229.9274.5240.3254.7215.2219.4N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A

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Crime rate in Rochester detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 185 (132 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.22
Minnesota average:

1.66

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Rochester, Minnesota accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.3%
Minnesota:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +13,886 (+19.3%).

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Health care (20%)
  • Computer and electronic products (13%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Health care (39%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Computer and electronic products (5%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Computer specialists (9%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Engineers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)
  • Registered nurses (10%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Child care workers (3%)

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Tornado activity:

Rochester-area historical tornado activity is above Minnesota state average. It is 105% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/16/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.0 miles away from the Rochester city center injured 34 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/15/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 39.1 miles away from the city center killed 13 people and injured 462 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Olmsted County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Floods: 2, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Bethanie Mattek-Sands - Tennis player, Leilani Munter - Racing driver and environmental activist, Sada Jacobson - Fencer, Doug Zmolek - NHL player (Chicago Blackhawks, born: Nov 3, 1970), Johnny Pohl - NHL player (Toronto Maple Leafs, born: Jun 1, 1979), Alex Meyer - College swimmer, Mindy Greiling - Politician, Angela Byron - Developer of Drupal software, Jake Taylor (ice hockey) - Ice hockey player, Bryce Lampman - NHL player (New York Rangers, born: Aug 31, 1982).

Main business address for: PEMSTAR INC (PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARDS), HMN FINANCIAL INC (SAVINGS INSTITUTION, FEDERALLY CHARTERED).


Hospitals/medical centers in Rochester:

  • MAYO DIALYSIS ROCHESTER - METHODIST HOSP (Dialysis Facility, 201 W CENTER ST, EI-1G)
  • MAYO DIALYSIS ROCHESTER - NE CLINIC (Dialysis Facility, 3041 STONEHEDGE DRIVE NE)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF MN (Home Health Center, 3428 LAKERIDGE PLACE NW, #115)
  • CHARTER HOUSE HOME HLTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, 211 SECOND STREET NORTHWEST)
  • CHOICE HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, 2720 NORTH BROADWAY)
  • CNS HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, 3249 19TH STREET NORTHWEST, SUITE 1)
  • COMFORT HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, 2746 SUPERIOR DR NW SUITE 200)
  • INTERNATIONAL QUALITY HOMECARE (Home Health Center, 3261 19TH ST NORTHWEST)
  • ROBLAND HOME HEALTH CARE CORP (Home Health Center, 829 3RD AVENUE SE, SUITE 285)
  • STANLEY JONES AND ASSOCIATES (Home Health Center, 2746 SUPERIOR DR NW)
  • ALLENDALE HOUSE (Hospital, 2847 19TH AVENUE NORTHWEST)
  • HEARTLAND HOSPICE (Hospital, 3143 SUPERIOR DRIVE NORTHWEST SUITE A & B)
  • MAYO CLINIC METHODIST HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Other, 201 WEST CENTER STREET)
  • MAYO CLINIC-ST MARY'S HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Church, 1216 SECOND STREET WEST)
  • MAYO HOSPICE PROGRAM (Hospital, 200 FIRST ST SW)
  • MAYO PSYCHIATRY AND PSYCHOLOGY TRTMT CTR (Hospital, provides emergency services, 1216 SECOND STREET SOUTHWEST)
  • OLMSTED MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, 1650 FOURTH STREET SOUTHEAST)
  • REM RIVER BLUFFS (WILLOW CR B) (Hospital, 2206 11TH AVE SE)
  • ROCHESTER MSOCS (Hospital, 448 17TH STREET SOUTHWEST)
  • SEASONS HOSPICE (Hospital, 5650 WEATHERHILL RD SW)
  • CHARTER HOUSE (Nursing Home, 211 NORTHWEST SECOND STREET)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - ROCHESTER EAST (Nursing Home, 501 EIGHTH AVENUE SOUTHEAST)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - ROCHESTER WEST (Nursing Home, 2215 HIGHWAY 52 NORTH)
  • MADONNA TOWERS OF ROCHESTER, INC (Nursing Home, 4001 19TH AVENUE NORTHWEST)
  • MAPLE MANOR HEALTHCARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, 1875 19TH STREET NORTHWEST)
  • ROCHESTER HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 2215 HIGHWAY 52 NORTH)
  • ROCHESTER METHODIST HOSP (Nursing Home, 201 W CENTER ST)
  • SAMARITAN BETHANY HEIGHTS (Nursing Home, 1530 ASSISI DRIVE NW)
  • SAMARITAN BETHANY HOME ON EIGHTH (Nursing Home, 24 - 8TH STREET NORTHWEST)

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Local government website: www.ci.rochester.mn.us

Colleges/Universities in Rochester:

  • Rochester Community and Technical College (Full-time enrollment: 3,599; Location: 851 30th Ave SE; Public; Website: www.rctc.edu/)
  • Minnesota School of Business (FT enrollment: 311; Location: 2521 Pennington Drive NW; Private, for-profit; Website: www.msbcollege.edu)
  • Mayo School of Health Sciences (FT enrollment: 270; Location: 200 First St SW; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.mayo.edu/mshs/; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Mayo Medical School (FT enrollment: 173; Location: 200 1st St SW; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.mayo.edu/mms/; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Mayo Graduate School (FT enrollment: 156; Location: 200 1st St SW; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.mayo.edu/mgs/index.html; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Crossroads College (FT enrollment: 147; Location: 920 Mayowood Road SW; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.crossroadscollege.edu)
  • University of Minnesota-Rochester (FT enrollment: 57; Location: 300 University Square 111 South Broadway; Public)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Rochester:

  • Saint Mary's University of Minnesota (about 39 miles; Winona, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,056)
  • Winona State University (about 42 miles; Winona, MN; FT enrollment: 7,637)
  • St. Olaf College (about 47 miles; Northfield, MN; FT enrollment: 3,028)
  • University of Wisconsin-River Falls (about 58 miles; River Falls, WI; FT enrollment: 5,911)
  • Luther College (about 60 miles; Decorah, IA; FT enrollment: 2,470)
  • Inver Hills Community College (about 63 miles; Inver Grove Heights, MN; FT enrollment: 2,541)
  • Western Technical College (about 63 miles; La Crosse, WI; FT enrollment: 2,278)

Biggest public high schools in Rochester:

Private high schools in Rochester:

  • LOURDES HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 509; Location: 621 W CENTER ST; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • SCHAEFFER ACADEMY (Students: 364; Location: 2700 SCHAEFFER LN NE; Grades: KG - 12)
  • VICTORY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 66; Location: 606 36TH AVE SE; Grades: KG - 12)
  • FAITH CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 54; Location: 4016 28TH ST SE; Grades: PK - 12)
  • ROCHESTER PENTECOSTAL SCHOOL (Students: 13; Location: 3657 SHEFFIELD LN SE; Grades: KG - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Rochester:

Private elementary/middle schools in Rochester:

  • ST FRANCIS OF ASSISI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 469; Location: 318 11TH AVE SE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ROCHESTER CENTRAL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 342; Location: 2619 9TH AVE NW; Grades: PK - 8)
  • HOLY SPIRIT SCHOOL (Students: 328; Location: 5455 50TH AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • ST PIUS X SCHOOL (Students: 231; Location: 1205 12TH AVE NW; Grades: KG - 4)
  • ROCHESTER MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 162; Location: 5099 7TH ST NW; Grades: PK - 6)
  • RESURRECTION LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 119; Location: 4520 19TH AVE NW; Grades: KG - 8)
  • GREENE VALLEY SCHOOL (Students: 23; Location: 7240 DRESSER DR NE; Grades: KG - 8)
See full list of schools located in Rochester

Library in Rochester:

  • ROCHESTER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $6,121,399; Location: 101 2ND STREET SE; 363,039 books; 31,882 e-books; 34,904 audio materials; 39,598 video materials; 21 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 614 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The Mayo Clinic is the name of the main medical center, and it is also the primary employer in Rochester.
  • Rochester, MN also has zip code 55903
  • Winona State University--Rochester exists IN Rochester and serves about 1500 students per year, offering a variety of Undergraduate and Graduate degrees, plus extensive service to the community.

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Notable locations in Rochester: Barclay Square (A), Oak Summit Golf Course (B), Northern Hills Golf Course (C), Olmsted County Fairgrounds (D), Soldiers Field Golf Course (E), Willow Creek Country Club (F), Rochester Country Club (G), Eastwood Golf Course (H), Rochester (I), Brookside RV Park (J), Quarry Hill Nature Center (K), MRI Building (L), Medical Services Building (M), Stabile Building (N), Lanmark Center (O), Massey Building (P), 201 Building (Q), Franklin Heating Station (R), Hilton Building (S), Guggenheim Building (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Broadway Commons Shopping Center (1), Miracle Mile Shopping Center (2), Galleria Mall (3), Maplewood Mall (4), Northbrook Shopping Center (5), Northgate Mall (6), Crossroads Shopping Center (7), Apache Mall (8), Soldiers Field Plaza Mall (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Rochester include: Community Presbyterian Church (A), Elim Baptist Church (B), Seventh Day Adventist Church (C), Rochester Mennonite Fellowship (D), Saint Luke's Episcopal Church (E), Gethsemane Lutheran Church (F), Apostolic Holiness Church (G), Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (H), Soul Harbor Christian Fellowship (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Oakwood Cemetery (1), Calvary Cemetery (2), Rosamount Cemetery (3), Rochester State Hospital Cemetery (4), Grandview Memorial Gardens (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Bamber Lake (A), Silver Lake (B), Lake George (C), Silver Lake (D), Cascade Lake (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Badger Run (A), Silver Creek (B), Bear Creek (C), Cascade Creek (D), Willow Creek (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Rochester include: Elton Hills Park (1), Kutzky Park (2), Mayo Park (3), Northern Heights Park (4), Quarry Hill Park (5), Silver Lake Park (6), Slatterly Park (7), Soldiers Field Park (8), Viking Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Mayowood Mansion (Museums; 1195 West Circle Drive Southwest) (1), History Center of Olmsted County (Museums; 1195 West Circle Drive Southwest) (2), Heritage House (Museums; 225 1st Avenue Northwest) (3), Rochester Art Center (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 40 Civic Center Drive Southeast) (4), Selco (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 2600 19th Street Northwest) (5), Hawkins Richard (Amusement & Theme Parks; 2207 7th Street Northwest) (6), D & R Vending (Amusement & Theme Parks; 2207 7th Street Northwest) (7), Premier Travel Discounts (2424 25th Street Northwest) (8), Heartland Tours and Travel (Tours & Charters; 1825 North Broadway) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Best Western (20 5th Ave NW) (1), Maria's (1139 2nd Street Southwest) (2), Econo Lodge Downtown (519 Third Avenue Southwest) (3), Staybridge Suites by Holiday Inn (1211 2nd Street Southwest) (4), Bell Tower Inn (1235 2nd Street Southwest) (5), Rochester/West Super 8 Motel (1608 2nd St SW) (6), Kahler Hotel (20 2nd Avenue Southwest) (7), Extended Stay America (2814 43rd Street Northwest) (8), Log Cabin Motel & Grill (2345 Marion Road Southeast) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: United States Government - Federal Bureau Of Investigation (1301 Salem Road Southwest) (1), Olmsted County Offices - County Building Code Inspections- District Court Ju (151 4th Street Southeast) (2), Public Defender-Third Judicial District (400 South Broadway) (3), Olmsted County Offices - District Court Judges (151 4th Street Southeast) (4), Olmsted County Offices - District Court Administration- General Informa (151 4th Street Southeast) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Olmsted County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  PM2.5 Ozone  PM10 CO  SO2

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 30.3. This is about average.
City:

30.3
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.65. This is about average. There were 28 monitors within city limits.
City:

8.65
U.S.:

9.59
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.4. This is about average. There were 39 monitors within city limits.
City:

24.4
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 21.7. This is about average. There were 39 monitors within city limits.
City:

21.7
U.S.:

22.1
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.416. This is worse than average. There were 44 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.416
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.54. This is about average. There were 44 monitors within city limits.
City:

2.54
U.S.:

2.43

Drinking water stations with addresses in Rochester and their reported violations in the past:

CHESTER HEIGHTS (Address: 820 69th Avenue SE , Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MAYOWOOD (Address: 1195 West Circle Drive SW , Population served: 81, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-24-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAY-24-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (MAY-24-2005), St Public Notif requested (MAY-24-2005), St Boil Water Order (MAY-24-2005), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-24-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-15-2005)
PIPER HILL CAMP (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-29-2004), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-29-2004), St Compliance Meeting conducted (JUL-29-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-29-2004), St Boil Water Order (JUL-29-2004), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-29-2004), St Compliance achieved (AUG-18-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-16-2003), St Boil Water Order (JUN-16-2003), St Public Notif requested (JUN-16-2003), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-16-2003), St Compliance Meeting conducted (JUN-16-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-16-2003), St Compliance achieved (JUN-26-2003)
YMCA CAMP OLSON (Address: 709 First Avenue SW , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-08-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-08-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (JUN-08-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-08-2005), St Boil Water Order (JUN-08-2005), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-08-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-13-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-25-2003), St Boil Water Order (JUL-25-2003), St Public Notif requested (JUL-25-2003), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-25-2003), St Compliance Meeting conducted (JUL-25-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-25-2003), St Compliance achieved (AUG-13-2003)
THEIN WELL COMPANY (Address: 7025 Highway 63 North , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-24-2003), St Boil Water Order (JUL-24-2003), St Public Notif requested (JUL-24-2003), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-24-2003), St Compliance Meeting conducted (JUL-24-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-24-2003), St Compliance achieved (SEP-10-2003)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-1999 and DEC-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-16-1999), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-16-1999), St Public Notif requested (JUL-16-1999), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-16-1999), St Compliance Meeting conducted (JUL-16-1999), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-16-1999), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2000)
SNAKE CREEK MANAGEMENT UNIT (Address: 2300 Silver Creek Road NE , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-15-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-15-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (JUN-15-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-15-2005), St Boil Water Order (JUN-15-2005), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-15-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-05-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-1998 and DEC-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-22-1998), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-22-1998), St Public Notif requested (JUN-22-1998), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-22-1998), St Compliance Meeting conducted (JUN-22-1998), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-22-1998), St Compliance achieved (DEC-03-1998)
ROCHESTER LAPIDARY JEWELRY (Address: 3745 North Broadway , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-1998 and DEC-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-03-1998), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-03-1998), St Public Notif requested (AUG-03-1998), St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-03-1998), St Compliance Meeting conducted (AUG-03-1998), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-03-1998), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-1998)
ROOT RIVER TRAIL (Address: Trails and Waterways Unit , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-18-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (MAY-18-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAY-18-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-18-2005), St Boil Water Order (MAY-18-2005), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-18-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2005)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Rochester that have no violations reported:

  • ST. BRIDGET'S CATHOLIC CHURCH (Population served: 500, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HALLMARK TERRACE MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 275, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ROCHESTER TENNIS CONNECTION (Population served: 250, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LENWOOD HEIGHTS (Population served: 185, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MARION CHURCH OF CHRIST (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SALEM ROAD COVENANT CHURCH (Population served: 140, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SHAR'S COUNTRY PALACE (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BRIARWOOD SUBDIVISION (Address: P.O. Box 339, Population served: 90, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • QUARRY HILL NATURE CENTER (Population served: 82, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CHOSEN VALLEY MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 73, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.6%

Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Minnesota:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.4%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.4%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Rochester, MN

People in group quarters in Rochester in 2010:

  • 949 people in federal prisons
  • 646 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 460 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 156 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 119 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 116 people in college/university student housing
  • 80 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 30 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 19 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 13 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 11 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 9 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 7 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles

People in group quarters in Rochester in 2000:

  • 839 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 531 people in nursing homes
  • 460 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 261 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 186 people in religious group quarters
  • 136 people in other group homes
  • 128 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 123 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 94 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 36 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 33 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 19 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 19 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 13 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 11 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 8 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children

Rochester compared to Minnesota state average:

Rochester, Minnesota environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Arena or stadium:
  • Mayo Civic Center. Capacity: 7,200.

Banks with most branches in Rochester (2011 data):

  • Think Mutual Bank: 7 branches. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,458.5 mil, Deposits: $1,165.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 11 total offices
  • Premier Bank Rochester: Green Meadows Branch, Wal-Mart North Office, Wellner Branch, at 421 First Avenue, S.W., 37th Street. Info updated 2010/03/05: Bank assets: $144.9 mil, Deposits: $132.9 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • Associated Bank, National Association: Rochester Subway Branch, Rochester Apache Mall Branch, Rochester Downtown Branch, Rochester Hy-Vee North Branch, Rochester Hy-Vee South Branch. Info updated 2008/09/12: Bank assets: $21,715.0 mil, Deposits: $15,244.4 mil, headquarters in Green Bay, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 282 total offices, Holding Company: Associated Banc-Corp
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Circle Drive Northwest Branch, Northside Branch, Green Meadows Branch, Rochester Center Street Branch, Rochester Main Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Home Federal Savings Bank: at 1016 Civic Center Drive, 13 Rochester - 55th Street Branch, 3 Rochester - S Broadway Branch, 17 Rochester - 1st Ave Branch, 20 Rochester - Superior Dr Branch. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $790.1 mil, Deposits: $657.4 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices
  • Eastwood Bank: Private Banking & Trus, Rochester Branch, Northside Branch, Southside Branch. Info updated 2007/07/24: Bank assets: $554.6 mil, Deposits: $452.4 mil, headquarters in Kasson, MN, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Eastwood Financial Corporation Employee Profit Sharing And Stock Ownership Plan
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Rochester West Circle Drive Branch, Rochester Branch, East Circle Drive Branch, Rochester Fourth Street Branch. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Sterling State Bank: Rochester 25th Street Branch, Rochester Facility, Rochester Branch, North Rochester Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $308.5 mil, Deposits: $267.4 mil, headquarters in Austin, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Sterling Financial Group, Inc.
  • Merchants Bank, National Association: Rochester Northwest Plaza Branch at 3586 55th Street Nw, branch established on 2002/01/07; Rochester Green Meadows Branch at 1600 Greenview Dr Sw, branch established on 1923/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/06: Bank assets: $1,241.1 mil, Deposits: $1,007.4 mil, headquarters in Winona, MN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Merchants Financial Group, Inc.
  • 3 other banks with 3 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Rochester, Minnesota:

  • Kahler Inn & Suites, 9 Third Avenue SW, Rochester, MN 55901 , Phone: (507) 289-8646, Fax: (507) 282-4478
  • Holiday Inn City Centre, 220 S Broadway, Rochester, MN 55904 , Phone: (800) 241-1597, Fax: (507) 288-6602
  • Kahler Grand Hotel, 20 SW Second Ave, Rochester, MN 55902 , Phone: (507) 280-6200, Fax: (507) 285-2701
  • Langdon's Uptown Motel, 526 Third Ave SW, Rochester, MN 55902 , Phone: (507) 282-7425
  • Twins Motel And Apartments, 1013 Second St SW, Rochester, MN 55902 , Phone: (507) 289-1675
  • Hotel Minnesota, 519 Second Ave SW, Rochester, MN 55902 , Phone: (507) 282-7425, Fax: (507) 288-1855
  • Guest House Inn & Suites, 435 16th Ave NW, Rochester, MN 55901 , Phone: (507) 288-9090, Fax: (507) 292-9442
  • Days Inn S, 111 28TH St Se, Rochester, MN 55904 , Phone: (507) 286-1001, Fax: (507) 286-1001
  • 32 other hotels and motels
All 40 fire-safe hotels and motels in Rochester, Minnesota

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Rochester travel time to work - commute


Rochester mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (82%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Rochester city (based on Olmsted County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 61.72%
Here61.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchUnited Church of Christ
Adherents35.5%23.4%8.8%8.1%2.7%
Congregations9.6%11.5%8.7%8.7%2.9%
NameEpiscopal ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents2.2%2.0%1.8%1.7%13.8%
Congregations1.9%2.9%3.8%4.8%45.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 17
Olmsted County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Here:

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
This county:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
Olmsted County:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Minnesota:

3.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 81
This county:

5.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.98 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Olmsted County:

5.8%
Minnesota:

6.5%
Adult obesity rate:
Olmsted County:

26.7%
State:

25.9%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.9%
State:

13.0%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 21$122,607$70,0610$0
Other Government Administration 19$122,751$77,52710$20,809
Judicial and Legal 11$64,492$70,3550$0
Police Protection - Officers 120$716,180$71,6180$0
Police - Other 45$193,712$51,6571$60
Firefighters 97$531,869$65,7980$0
Fire - Other 6$34,381$68,7620$0
Streets and Highways 91$433,065$57,1070$0
Solid Waste Management 4$16,782$50,3460$0
Sewerage 40$187,701$56,3100$0
Parks and Recreation 68$292,111$51,549193$73,392
Water Supply 21$115,418$65,9530$0
Electric Power 176$1,023,351$69,7746$9,184
Local Libraries 49$219,332$53,71475$50,926
Other and Unallocable 35$182,620$62,6133$1,441
Totals for Government 803$4,256,372$63,607288$155,812

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

  • Construction - General - Other: $45,320,000 ($415.81)
    Sewerage: $29,914,000 ($274.46)
    Electric Utilities: $11,811,000 ($108.37)
    Water Utilities: $2,353,000 ($21.59)
    Parking Facilities: $1,296,000 ($11.89)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $89,501,000 ($821.17)
    Police Protection: $14,171,000 ($130.02)
    Parks and Recreation: $10,987,000 ($100.81)
    Local Fire Protection: $10,309,000 ($94.58)
    General - Other: $6,028,000 ($55.31)
    Sewerage: $5,916,000 ($54.28)
    Regular Highways: $5,912,000 ($54.24)
    Libraries: $5,096,000 ($46.76)
    Water Utilities: $4,198,000 ($38.52)
    Air Transportation: $2,860,000 ($26.24)
    Transit Utilities: $2,749,000 ($25.22)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,354,000 ($21.60)
    Parking Facilities: $2,158,000 ($19.80)
    Central Staff Services: $2,108,000 ($19.34)
    Financial Administration: $1,737,000 ($15.94)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,001,000 ($9.18)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $982,000 ($9.01)
    Natural Resources - Other: $429,000 ($3.94)
    General Public Buildings: $393,000 ($3.61)
    Health - Other: $241,000 ($2.21)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $82,731,000 ($759.06)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $50,074,000 ($459.43)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,171,000 ($19.92)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $10,208,000 ($93.66)
    All Other: $7,473,000 ($68.56)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,295,000 ($48.58)
    Parking Facilities: $3,670,000 ($33.67)
    Air Transportation: $2,586,000 ($23.73)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $996,000 ($9.14)
    Air Transportation: $330,000 ($3.03)
    All Other: $52,000 ($0.48)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $84,291,000 ($773.37)
    Special Assessments: $7,611,000 ($69.83)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,158,000 ($10.62)
    Fines and Forfeits: $403,000 ($3.70)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $112,432,000 ($1031.56)
    Water Utilities: $7,048,000 ($64.67)
    Transit Utilities: $62,000 ($0.57)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $13,650,000 ($125.24)
    General Local Government Support: $9,717,000 ($89.15)
    Highways: $5,371,000 ($49.28)
    Transit Utilities: $2,549,000 ($23.39)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($0.08)
  • Tax - Property: $31,205,000 ($286.31)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $8,767,000 ($80.44)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $3,568,000 ($32.74)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,711,000 ($24.87)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,317,000 ($12.08)
    Other License: $2,000 ($0.02)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,111,181,000 ($10195.07)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,096,855,000 ($10063.63)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $153,481,000 ($1408.19)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $150,577,000 ($1381.54)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $14,326,000 ($131.44)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,765,000 ($52.89)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,861,000 ($26.25)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $71,170,000 ($652.98)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $121,006,000 ($1110.23)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,096,855,000 ($10063.63)

6.95% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,811 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
Minnesota average:

7.79%

0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($356 average AGI)
Olmsted County:

0.17%
Minnesota average:

0.12%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Dodge County, MN  0.40% ($34,151 average AGI)
from Hennepin County, MN  0.37% ($40,302)
from Wabasha County, MN  0.35% ($32,139)


6.46% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($46,901 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.46%
Minnesota average:

7.84%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($618 average AGI)
Olmsted County:

0.10%
Minnesota average:

0.04%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Hennepin County, MN  0.58% ($34,949 average AGI)
to Dodge County, MN  0.38% ($41,809)
to Wabasha County, MN  0.31% ($42,206)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rochester:

  • KROC (1340 AM; 1 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KOLM (1520 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTED COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWEB (1270 AM; 5 kW; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KTIS (900 AM; 25 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KNFX (970 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDHL (920 AM; 5 kW; FARIBAULT, MN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDGY (630 AM; 8 kW; HUDSON, WI; Owner: 630 RADIO, INCORPORATED)
  • WMEQ (880 AM; 10 kW; MENOMONIE, WI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rochester:

  • KNXR (97.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: UNITED AUDIO CORPORATION)
  • KLSE-FM (91.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KZSE (90.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • K285EL (104.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • K292EM (106.3 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA B/C COMPANY)
  • KFSI (92.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: FAITH SOUND, INC.)
  • KWWK (96.5 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: OLMSTEAD COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KRCH (101.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMSE (88.7 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SAINT OLAF COLLEGE)
  • KROC-FM (106.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KLCX (107.7 FM; ST. CHARLES, MN; Owner: ST. CHARLES BROADCASTING CO. LLC)
  • K280EL (103.9 FM; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: MR. DALE R. ARNDT)
  • KFIL-FM (103.1 FM; PRESTON, MN; Owner: KFIL, INC.)
  • KYBA (105.3 FM; STEWARTVILLE, MN; Owner: SOUTHERN MINNESOTA BROADCASTING CO)
  • KVGO (104.3 FM; SPRING VALLEY, MN; Owner: KVGO, INC.)
  • KMFX-FM (102.5 FM; LAKE CITY, MN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rochester:

  • KXLT-TV (Channel 47; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: SHOCKLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K52HH (Channel 52; WHITING, WI; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K56HW (Channel 56; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K58GC (Channel 58; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K27CW (Channel 27; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTTC (Channel 10; ROCHESTER, MN; Owner: KTTC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSMQ-TV (Channel 15; AUSTIN, MN; Owner: INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT #492)
  • KYIN (Channel 24; MASON CITY, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Rochester fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 139
Total length: 676 meters (2,218ft)
Total costs: $5,352,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,002,664
Total average daily truck traffic: 112,874

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 3
  • 1950-1959: 7
  • 1960-1969: 14
  • 1970-1979: 11
  • 1980-1989: 22
  • 1990-1999: 27
  • 2000-2009: 51
  • 2010-2012: 3
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Rochester, MN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rochester)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 93 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Rochester, MN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 76 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 62 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 659 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rochester)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 78 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Rochester)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 15 full and 13 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 ORIGINATED425$133,500704$138,3412,133$152,557154$43,7235$969,964177$113,8825$31,902
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED17$126,39547$170,413191$159,07914$44,0300$08$109,5002$56,875
APPLICATIONS DENIED37$123,464107$125,098363$153,33658$27,5684$403,45036$90,63111$35,161
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN15$142,80557$153,822392$163,05427$60,9191$67,00015$109,9191$63,770
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$155,60030$193,100133$155,5196$88,5970$04$123,8101$14,560

Detailed mortgage data for all 27 tracts in Rochester, MN

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full and 13 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED115$170,530119$168,0420$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$137,19220$165,5312$143,060
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$185,24512$143,7080$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$153,8775$152,3840$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$03$137,7670$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 268
  • Hazardous Condition: 194
  • Service Call: 25
  • Good Intent Call: 20

Incident types - Rochester


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rochester, MN

Most common first names in Rochester, MN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John35276.5 years
Mary34381.5 years
William28877.6 years
Robert28773.2 years
Helen21982.4 years
Margaret20682.8 years
Ruth20382.2 years
Dorothy20380.9 years
James19472.0 years
George17177.9 years
Most common last names in Rochester, MN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson18078.5 years
Anderson14879.0 years
Smith12877.3 years
Nelson10878.1 years
Peterson9579.6 years
Miller9179.0 years
Olson9179.5 years
Hanson8878.3 years
Larson7878.3 years
Thompson7679.0 years
Businesses in Rochester, MN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2La-Z-Boy2
Abercrombie & Fitch1Lane Bryant1
Ace Hardware4Lane Furniture3
Aeropostale1LensCrafters1
AmericInn1Little Caesars Pizza1
American Eagle Outfitters2Lowe's1
Applebee's2Macy's1
Arby's3Marriott5
Ashley Furniture1MasterBrand Cabinets16
AutoZone1Maurices2
BMW1McDonald's6
Bakers Square2Men's Wearhouse2
Bath & Body Works2Menards2
Bed Bath & Beyond1Microtel1
Best Western1Motel 61
Budget Car Rental2Motherhood Maternity2
Buffalo Wild Wings1New Balance6
Burger King3New York & Co1
Caribou Coffee7Nike10
Carson Pirie Scott1OfficeMax1
Catherines1Old Country Buffet1
Charlotte Russe1Old Navy1
Chico's1Olive Garden1
Chipotle2Outback1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Outback Steakhouse1
Clarion1Pac Sun1
Cold Stone Creamery3Panera Bread2
Coldwater Creek1Papa John's Pizza2
Comfort Inn1Payless1
Comfort Suites1Penske1
Curves1PetSmart2
Dairy Queen5Pier 1 Imports1
Days Inn1Pizza Hut3
Deb1Quality1
Decora Cabinetry4Quiznos3
Dennys1RadioShack1
Discount Tire2Ramada1
Domino's Pizza2Red Lobster1
DressBarn1Sam's Club1
Econo Lodge1Sears2
Express1Slumberland1
Extended Stay America2Spencer Gifts1
Famous Footwear2Sprint Nextel2
Fashion Bug1Staples1
FedEx15Starbucks4
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Subway11
Foot Locker1Super 82
GNC2T-Mobile8
GameStop4T.G.I. Driday's1
Gap1T.J.Maxx1
Goodwill5Taco Bell3
Gymboree1Talbots1
H&R Block3Target2
Hobby Lobby1The Room Place1
Holiday Inn2Toys"R"Us1
Home Depot1Trader Joe's1
Hot Topic1U-Haul4
J. Jill1UPS15
JCPenney1Vans3
Jimmy John's2Verizon Wireless4
Jones New York2Victoria's Secret1
Journeys1Walgreens2
KFC2Walmart2
Kmart1Wendy's3
Kohl's1Wet Seal1
Kroger1YMCA1
La Quinta1
Browse common businesses in Rochester, MN


Rochester on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income and median resident age less than 35 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #6 (55904) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Somalian first ancestries"
  • #47 (55976) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Norwegian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Charles J. Archer (174)
  • John M. Santosuosso (172)
  • Michael A. Blocksome (122)
  • Cary L. Bates (99)
  • James E. Carey (95)
  • Michael J. Branson (87)
  • Joseph Kuczynski (87)
  • Philip J. Sanders (87)
  • David L. Darrington (84)
  • Robert A. Shearer (83)

Total of 4386 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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