Rochester, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,115 housing units in Rochester. This represents a 18.9% growth from 938 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,079 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 36 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rochester is about 91.6%. Rochester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.3%. Average household size is 2.68 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rochester were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom3.90%
Two Bedrooms8.50%
Three Bedrooms60.60%
Four Bedrooms24.20%
Five Bedrooms or more2.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$115,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$59,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.02
Median year structure was built1970

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage9.90%
Home Equity Loan7%
Simple Mortgage56.50%
Debt Free26.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.5%