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Retire To Rochester, MN
City Report

Rochester, Minnesota is one of the great places in the U.S. to live in retirement. Find city facts on home sales prices, air quality, water quality, medical care, cost of living, taxes, weather and other demographics.




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Rochester, Minnesota
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Rochester, Minnesota


Rochester Population
. 1990 2000 2010 2013 (est.)
Olmsted County blank blank blank 144,248
Rochester 70,745 85,806 106,769 110,742



Rochester
Home Sales Prices
(new & existing homes)
. Monthly Average Annual Average Yr-Over-Yr Change
2016 .nana
2015 .nana
2014 .nana
2013 .nana
2012 . $180,305 na
2011 . na na
2010 . $166,716 -2.4%





Home Sales Price to Big City Comparison
(2016)
. Rochester GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $180,305 $374,000
Nearest Big City Minneapolis-St Paul na
Home Sales Price in Minneapolis-St Paul $235,000 $291,000
Home Sales Price Bargain Index 62% of Minneapolis-St Paul home prices 104%



Home Sales Price to Renting Comparison
(2016)
. Rochester GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $180,305 $374,000
Monthly Rent $1,257 $1,471
Price/Rent Index 9.6 times the annual rent 17.1



Rochester
Cost of Living (2016)
85% GPTR 99 City Average
110%



Rochester Taxes
(2016-17)
blank Tax Rate Days Worked to Pay State Rank Tax Rate
(99 City Avg)
Days Worked to Pay
(99 City Avg)
State and Local Sales Tax 7.3% -- 17* 6.8% --
Federal, State and Local Tax -- 121 days 6* -- 113 days
* State rank of 1 pays the highest taxes



Rochester Building Permits
(single family homes)
2015 359
2014 352
2013 323
2012 300
2011 195
2010 200



Rochester Interactive Maps


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