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Overview
Population:106,903
Pop. Change:17%
State: Minnesota
Metro Area: Rochester Metro Area
County: Olmsted County
City:Rochester
Zip Code:55901, 55904, ... 4 total
Real Estate:For Sale  For Rent
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Rochester's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums


Rochester Metro Area

Profile: Mid-sized city  Location: Southeastern Minnesota, 45 miles west of Wisconsin and 35 miles north of Iowa Elevation: 1006 Time zone: Central Standard Time

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Interesting Facts about Rochester, Minnesota

As of 2014, Rochester's population is 106,903 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 16.83 percent.

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The median home cost in Rochester is $160,500. Home appreciation the last year has been 1.90 percent.

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Compared to the rest of the country, Rochester's cost of living is 1.40% Higher than the U.S. average.

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Rochester public schools spend $10,752 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 18 students per teacher in Rochester.

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The unemployment rate in Rochester is 3.80 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Negative. Rochester jobs have Decreased by 0.03 percent.


Ranked #10 Most Secure Places to Live 2011 (Mid-Size Cities)
Ranked #18 America's Best and Worst Cities for Crime (Smallest Metro Areas)
Ranked #101 Best Green Cities
Ranked #113 America's Most (and Least) Stressful Cities (117 Smallest Metro Areas)
Ranked #144 2005 Best Places to Live
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Map Of Rochester

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Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.

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Rochester's Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes