Rochester, NY
Demographic Data



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Rochester Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Rochester Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
208,046

Age

PEOPLE OF New York DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.67
5 To 17 16.62
18 To 24 13.18
25 To 34 18.67
35 To 54 23.63
55 To 64 10.96
65 Years And Over 10.26

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 7.5
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 80.8
COLLEGE GRADUATES 24.0

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Rochester 21055 18008.552137793886 #EE2025
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Rochester 32347 14961.581593006313 #EE2025
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
33.1%

Employment Industries in Rochester

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 22.4
Education 11.9
Retail 11.8
Manufacturing 9.5
Accommodation 8.3
Administration 5.8
Professional, scientific, and technical services 5.4
Other 4.5
Transportation 3.3
Construction 3.1
Public Service 2.7
Information Technology 2.6
Finance 2.2
Wholesale 2.1
Arts 2.0

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 36.8
Black Or African American 38.5
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.2
Asian 3.2
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 3.4
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 17.8

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 9.0
Irish 8.7
Italian 8.1
English 5.1
Polish 2.6
Jamaican 1.9
French 1.7
African 1.2
Dutch 1.1
Scottish 0.9
Ukrainian 0.7
European 0.7
Russian 0.6
French Canadian 0.5
Haitian 0.4
Welsh 0.4
Swedish 0.4
Scots-Irish 0.3
Other Arab 0.3
Somalian 0.3

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 80.4
Spanish 13.2
Chinese 0.7
African languages 0.7
Other Asian languages 0.6
French 0.6
Native American languages 0.5
Arabic 0.5
Slavic languages 0.3
Vietnamese 0.3
German/Yiddish 0.3
French Creole 0.3
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian) 0.3
Korean 0.2
Polish 0.2
Russian 0.1
Laotian 0.1
Urdu 0.1
Thai 0.1
Langs. of India 0.1

Foreign Born Rochester Residents:
8.7%