Rochester, Michigan Population 2020

13,340

Rochester is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 13,340, it is the 70th largest city in Michigan and the 2507th largest city in the United States. Rochester is currently declining at a rate of -0.03% annually but its population has increased by 4.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,711 in 2010. Rochester reached it's highest population of 13,348 in 2018. Spanning over 4 miles, Rochester has a population density of 3,482 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rochester is $128,273 with a poverty rate of 6.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,002 per month, and the median house value is $348,800. The median age in Rochester is 41 years, 38.3 years for males, and 43 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.8 males.

Rochester Demographics

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

  • White: 90.22%
  • Asian: 5.19%
  • Black or African American: 2.54%
  • Two or more races: 1.67%
  • Native American: 0.27%
  • Other race: 0.11%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Rochester, Michigan is 13,340, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,348.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,711.

Rochester, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,84690.22%
Asian6825.19%
Black or African American3342.54%
Two or More Races2191.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native350.27%
Some Other Race140.11%

Rochester Population Pyramid 2020

Rochester Median Age

41


Total

38.3


Male

43


Female

Rochester Adults

There are 10,053 adults, (1,896 of whom are seniors) in Rochester.

Rochester Age Dependency

61

Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Rochester Sex Ratio

Female

6,918

52.69%

Male

6,212

47.31%

Rochester Households and Families

Rochester Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rochester Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.4%18.6%
All64.1%35.9%
Male63.5%36.5%
Female48.3%51.7%
Non Family42.6%57.4%

64.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4712.464.1
Married2,9153.1281.4
Non Family2,0171.1642.6
Female4433.0448.3
Male963.5563.5

3.11

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

2.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rochester Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade240.27%
9th to 12th Grade1311.49%
High School Graduate1,21113.78%
Some College1,55117.65%
Associates Degree96210.95%
Bachelors Degree2,35326.78%
Graduate Degree2,55629.09%

Rochester Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,7757,6934,332
Asian490467328
Black23621995
Hispanic20016774
Multiple Races878787
Native American282821
Other Race10

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 multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$68,573$92,269$47,674
Less Than High School$13,750$$
High School Grad$28,750$$23,077
Some College$41,625$51,199$34,345
Bachelors Degree$83,409$106,715$42,083
Graduate Degree$105,696$134,500$78,889

$68,573

Average Earnings

$92,269

Average Male

$47,674

Average Female

Rochester Language

Rochester Language by Age

Rochester Language

87.74% of Rochester residents speak only English, while 12.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.73% of the population.

Rochester Poverty

Rochester Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,5677046.09%
Asian682568.21%
Multiple2193415.53%
Black334319.28%
Hispanic327288.56%

6.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.64%

Male Poverty Rate

8.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rochester

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rochester is Multiple, with 15.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rochester is White, with 6.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.87%
High School7.35%
Some College6.09%
Bachelors or Greater1.94%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed18.62%
Male Unemployed17.06%
Female Employed5.87%
Male Employed3.28%

Rochester Income

Rochester Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$87,361$128,273
Families$120,833$170,353
Married Families$142,534-
Non Families$37,407$55,762

Rochester Marital Status

Rochester Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Rochester Married by Age and Sex

Rochester Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Rochester Marital Status by Race

Rochester Veterans

524

Number of Veterans

489

Male Veterans

35

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea173
Vietnam73
First Gulf War72
Second Gulf War71
World War II11
Age Group Veterans
75+286
55 to 6489
35 to 5477
18 to 3438
65 to 7434
Name Veterans % of Total
White4955.46%
Hispanic3012.40%
Black299.76%

$Rochester Veterans by Education

2.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rochester Employment Status

66.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.4%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Rochester Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

68.98%

Born in Michigan

88.29%

Native Born

11.71%

Foreign Born

6.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.29% of Rochester residents were born in the United States, with 68.98% having been born in Michigan. 6.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202013,340-4-0.03%
201913,344-4-0.03%
201813,3482551.95%
201713,093-4-0.03%
201613,097620.48%
201513,03580.06%
201413,027200.15%
201313,007880.68%
201212,919970.76%
201112,8221020.80%
201012,7202,2531.97%
200010,4673,3373.91%
19907,130-73-0.10%
19807,2031490.21%
19707,0541,6232.65%
19605,4311,1522.41%
19504,2795201.30%
19403,7592050.56%
19303,5541,0053.38%
19202,5490.00%