Rochester, Minnesota 

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Economy in Rochester, Minnesota

Rochester has an unemployment rate of 2.3%. The US average is 3.9%.

Rochester has seen the job market increase by 0.4% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 34.7%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Rochester
- The Sales Tax Rate for Rochester is 8.1%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Rochester is 7.1%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Rochester
- The average income of a Rochester resident is $33,625 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Rochester resident is $63,472 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYRochester, MinnesotaUnited States
  2.3%3.9%
  0.4%1.6%
  34.7%33.5%
  8.1%7.3%
  7.1%4.6%
  $36,659$31,177
  $68,574$57,652
  $87,639$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.9%1.3%
  0.1%0.6%
  3.6%6.2%
  9.0%10.4%
  1.4%2.7%
  10.7%11.6%
  2.4%4.1%
  0.2%0.9%
  2.2%2.1%
  2.5%4.7%
  0.9%1.9%
  5.3%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  2.3%4.3%
  6.9%9.3%
  38.7%13.8%
  1.3%2.2%
  5.7%7.4%
  3.8%4.9%
  2.3%4.8%
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    Reviews for Rochester    28 Reviews
    F*** You, Rochester, and F*** Minnesota. - 5/21/2019
    Rochester's kind of like one of those little chocolates with the bright, cheery candy shell. Except the insides aren't chocolate. Living costs are creeping up and up... Read More

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    Rochester, MN is a Midwest Gem - 4/23/2019
    I lived in Rochester for over 2 decades. It's quite a gem in the Midwest. A metropolitan up and coming city. Home to the world-renowned Mayo Clinic. It is easy to get... Read More

    Why does winter have to last so long? - 9/7/2018
    First off, I will start with the good. Rochester is small enough not to have the problems of bigger cities, not yet at least. Traffic is pretty decent, though it... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN ROCHESTER, MINNESOTA
    55901 55904 55902 55906 55905

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