Rochester Metro Area, Minnesota 

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Population

214,485

+5.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.6%

Median Income

$64,210

Median Home Price

$196,000

United States / Minnesota / Rochester Metro Area / Counties / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Rochester Metro Area, Minnesota

Mid-sized city - Southeastern Minnesota, 45 miles west of Wisconsin and 35 miles north of Iowa. August, June and July are the most pleasant months in the Rochester metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Outdoor recreation
-Educated population
-Healthcare
Cons
-Arts & culture
-Entertainment
-Winter climate

Local Listings in Rochester
 $239,900 
919 23rd St SE
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2033 SqFt
 $649,000 
7524 58th St NE
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3210 SqFt
 $99,750 
4522 15th Ave NW
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1100 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Rochester Metro Area

Rochester is a mid-sized commercial and agricultural center with a diverse economy. But its biggest claim to fame is the renowned Mayo Clinic medical research and practice center, which covers some 18 city blocks in the downtown core. This is a major economic driver as well as a strong healthcare presence in the area. Mayo and its related facilities give Rochester the best healthcare statistics and rating in the country, and brings a strong educational presence as well.


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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Minnesota
County:
Metro Area: Rochester Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Rochester, Kasson, 105 total
Zip Codes: 55901, 55904, 55902, 55906, 55976, 55041, 55920, 55944, 55923, 55964, 37 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1006 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Rochester Metro Area is 2.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rochester Metro Area jobs have increased by 0.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rochester Metro Area's cost of living is 2.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Rochester Metro Area's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in the Rochester metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
The Rochester metro area voted Republican in three of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008 and 2012. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Rochester Metro Area's population is 214,485 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Rochester Metro Area is $196,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.0%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Rochester Metro Area public schools spend $12,158 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.9 students per teacher in Rochester Metro Area. More Education


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ZIP CODES IN ROCHESTER METRO AREA, MINNESOTA
55901, 55904, 55902, 55906, 55976, 55041, 55920, 55944, 55923, 55964, 37 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN ROCHESTER
$239,900
919 23rd St SE
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$649,000
7524 58th St NE
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$99,750
4522 15th Ave NW
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$229,900
5611 Longboat Rd NW
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$239,900
2603 20th Ave SE
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,499,000
1447 Stoppel Ln SW
Bed 3 | Bath 4

$205,000
3314 7th St NW
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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