Rochester, MI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,056 housing units in Rochester. This represents a 37.4% growth from 3,680 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,056 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rochester is about 64.2%. Rochester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.7%. Average household size is 2.22 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rochester were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom18%
Two Bedrooms30.90%
Three Bedrooms22.90%
Four Bedrooms25.50%
Five Bedrooms or more2%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.65
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$260,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$347,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.45
Median year structure was built1969
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$615

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage5.20%
Home Equity Loan10.30%
Simple Mortgage68.30%
Debt Free15.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.4%