Rochester Hills, Michigan Population 2021

74,460
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Rochester Hills is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 74,460, it is the 15th largest city in Michigan and the 486th largest city in the United States. Rochester Hills is currently declining at a rate of -0.04% annually but its population has increased by 4.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 70,995 in 2010. Rochester Hills reached it's highest population of 74,544 in 2018. Spanning over 33 miles, Rochester Hills has a population density of 2,270 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rochester Hills is $121,152 with a poverty rate of 4.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,287 per month, and the median house value is $295,000. The median age in Rochester Hills is 42.2 years, 40.6 years for males, and 43.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.0 males.

Rochester Hills Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rochester Hills was:

  • White: 80.40%
  • Asian: 12.55%
  • Black or African American: 4.03%
  • Two or more races: 1.99%
  • Other race: 0.87%
  • Native American: 0.15%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Rochester Hills, Michigan is 74,460, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 74,544.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 70,995.

Rochester Hills, Michigan Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White59,66380.40%
Asian9,31112.55%
Black or African American2,9914.03%
Two or More Races1,4791.99%
Some Other Race6480.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native1140.15%
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Rochester Hills Population by Race

Rochester Hills Population Pyramid 2021

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Rochester Hills Median Age

42.2


Total

40.6


Male

43.5


Female

Rochester Hills Adults

There are 58,058 adults, (13,505 of whom are seniors) in Rochester Hills.

Rochester Hills Age Dependency

66.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Rochester Hills Sex Ratio

Female

38,246

51.54%

Male

35,960

48.46%

Rochester Hills Population by Age

Rochester Hills Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Rochester Hills Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
All77%23%
Female73.4%26.6%
Male71.9%28.1%
Non Family56.5%43.5%

77.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Rochester Hills Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All28,8882.5377
Married17,4793.1287.8
Non Family8,5601.1656.5
Female1,8662.7373.4
Male9833.4371.9

3.07

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

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Rochester Hills Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6261.19%
9th to 12th Grade1,1782.24%
High School Graduate8,14515.52%
Some College8,57416.33%
Associates Degree3,8357.31%
Bachelors Degree16,78531.98%
Graduate Degree13,35125.43%
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Rochester Hills Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Rochester Hills Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White41,37439,93622,057
Asian6,4976,2785,296
Hispanic2,0661,9821,401
Black2,0061,9431,051
Multiple Races532532330
Other Race388369302
Native American838347

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 81.51%.

Rochester Hills Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$62,843$84,113$43,877
Less Than High School$20,268$27,083$14,643
High School Grad$31,956$42,772$25,066
Some College$38,807$48,884$30,070
Bachelors Degree$70,402$88,071$50,025
Graduate Degree$96,927$113,007$74,649

$62,843

Average Earnings

$84,113

Average Male

$43,877

Average Female

Rochester Hills Earnings by Educational Attainment

Rochester Hills Language by Age

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Rochester Hills Language

77.75% of Rochester Hills residents speak only English, while 22.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 9.74% of the population.

Rochester Hills Language

Rochester Hills Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White55,6712,9985.39%
Asian9,2682632.84%
Hispanic3,8161223.20%
Other6488813.58%
Black2,760732.64%

4.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.78%

Male Poverty Rate

5.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rochester Hills

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rochester Hills is Other, with 13.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rochester Hills is Black, with 2.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.05%.

Rochester Hills Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.11%
High School7.84%
Some College4.32%
Bachelors or Greater3.08%

Rochester Hills Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed9.59%
Female Unemployed7.40%
Female Employed4.17%
Male Employed1.91%

Rochester Hills Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Rochester Hills Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$93,953$121,152
Families$115,198$144,631
Married Families$125,388-
Non Families$48,099$63,302
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Income by Household Type

Rochester Hills Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.2%

Male Marriage Rate

57.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Rochester Hills Married by Age and Sex

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Rochester Hills Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Rochester Hills Marital Status by Race

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Rochester Hills Marital Status

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3,057

Number of Veterans

2,853

Male Veterans

204

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,189
Second Gulf War421
First Gulf War386
World War II337
Korea195

Rochester Hills Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+1,064
65 to 74945
35 to 54596
55 to 64293
18 to 34159

Rochester Hills Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,8095.93%
Black1385.57%
Asian580.84%
2 or More405.39%
Indian1214.46%
Hispanic90.38%

Rochester Hills Veterans by Race

Rochester Hills Veterans by Education

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5.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rochester Hills Veterans by Education

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63.5%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Rochester Hills Employment by Age

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Rochester Hills Employment by Race

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Rochester Hills Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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62.78%

Born in Michigan

79.94%

Native Born

20.06%

Foreign Born

10.32%

Non Citizen

9.74%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

79.94% of Rochester Hills residents were born in the United States, with 62.78% having been born in Michigan. 10.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Rochester Hills Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202174,460-28-0.04%
202074,488-28-0.04%
201974,516-28-0.04%
201874,544270.04%
201774,5176680.90%
201673,8492220.30%
201573,6272640.36%
201473,3632470.34%
201373,1166610.91%
201272,4557611.06%
201171,6946560.92%
201071,0382,2130.32%
200068,8257,0591.09%
199061,7660.00%

Rochester Hills Population by Year