Rochester, IN Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,179 housing units in Rochester. This represents a 8.6% growth from 2,928 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,137 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 42 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rochester is about 66.6%. Rochester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 13.9%. Average household size is 2.29 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rochester were built after 1959.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.70%
One Bedroom13.10%
Two Bedrooms36.40%
Three Bedrooms35.60%
Four Bedrooms9%
Five Bedrooms or more3.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.33
Median year structure was built1958
Median Value of occupied units$69,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$85,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.21
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$505

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.90%
Home Equity Loan5.80%
Simple Mortgage50.20%
Debt Free39.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.6%