East Rochester is a somewhat small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 6,666 people and two constituent neighborhoods, East Rochester is the 262nd largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in East Rochester was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Unlike some villages, East Rochester isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in East Rochester are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, East Rochester is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in East Rochester who work in office and administrative support (15.26%), teaching (9.49%), and sales jobs (9.40%).
The overall education level of East Rochester is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 27.25% of adults 25 and older in the village have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in East Rochester in 2010 was $24,442, which is lower middle income relative to New York, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $97,768 for a family of four. However, East Rochester contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
East Rochester is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call East Rochester home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of East Rochester residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in East Rochester include Italian, German, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in East Rochester is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.