CITY LANDING: About Rochester

Learn more about the city of Rochester by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Rochester will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Rochester. You can also view apartments for rent in Rochester, NY by clicking the link and search box below.

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Rochester Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 16.47%
    10-17: 11.62%
    18-29: 20.33%
    30-39: 16.11%
    40-49: 13.52%
    50-64: 12.04%
    65 & Over: 9.91%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 35.83 sq mi
    Total Population: 211,511
    Population Density Ranking (National): 79th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 50th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 26th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 21st percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $28,667
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $35,893
    Median Income Ranking (National): 19th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 18th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 17th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 17th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 26th percentile
    Single: 74th percentile
    Married With Children: 12th percentile
    Married With No Children: 13th percentile
    Single With Children: 19th percentile
    Single With No Children: 56th percentile
  • Schools  
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 12.08 : 1

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