The City of Rochester is the 5th largest city in New Hampshire with a population of 31,307 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Rochester is located at latitude 43.2985 and longitude -70.977 in Strafford County. The formal boundaries for the City of Rochester (see map below) encompass a land area of 45.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.36 sq. miles. Strafford County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 230 feet.
The City of Rochester (GNIS ID: 873708) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Population in Households||31,051|
|Population in Familes||24,065|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||256|
|Median Household Income||$55,961|
|Average Household Income||$70,958|
|Per Capita Income||$29,764|
|Total Housing Units||14,096 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||9,032 (64.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,008 (28.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,056 ( 7.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$186,357|
|Average Home Value||$195,931|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.39%|
|Per Capita Income||3.23%|
The table below compares Rochester to the other 97 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Hampshire by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 5||96th|
|Population Density||# 50||49th|
|Diversity Index||# 26||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 54||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 59||40th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Hampshire Census Data Comparison Tool.