Rochester is a very small village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 3,732 people and just one neighborhood, Rochester is the 169th largest community in Wisconsin.
Real Estate Prices
Rochester real estate is some of the most expensive in Wisconsin, although Rochester house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Rochester isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Rochester are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rochester is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rochester who work in office and administrative support (16.00%), sales jobs (9.98%) and management occupations (7.94%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Rochester is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Rochester’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Residents will find that the village is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Rochester is worth considering.