Rochester, Sangamon County, Illinois
Rochester: Village in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States
Rochester is a village located in the county of Sangamon in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,689 and a population density of 1,518 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,715 inhabitants.
The village was created 204 years ago in 1818.
Quick Facts about Rochester
|Population :||3,715 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Illinois (United States)|
|County :||Sangamon County|
|Area :||2.43 km2|
|Altitude :||558 feet / 170 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1819 (204 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||04:13:00 (28th May 2023)|
|Postal code :||62563|
|Density :||1,529 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||0.7% (2010-2020)|
Rochester is located at 39°44'58"N 89°31'54"W (39.7494900, -89.5317600).
- Official Website
Official website of Rochester
The population of Rochester increased by 0.7% in 10 years.
|Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 :||83,028|
|Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 :||67,348|
|Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 :||23.3%|
|April 1, 2020 Population :||83,498|
|April 1, 2010 Population :||67,096|
|People under 5 years old, percentage :||7.0%|
|People under 18 years old, percentage :||26.2%|
|People over 65 (%) :||12.9%|
|Female persons, % :||51.1%|
|White only, percent :||67.9%|
|Black or African American alone, percent :||4.8%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native only, % :||0.8%|
|Asians alone % :||9.6%|
|Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % :||1.1%|
|% of people who have participated in two or more races :||8.4%|
|% of Hispanic or Latino :||39.8%|
|White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. :||39.9%|
|2015-2019 Veterans :||4,039|
|Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 :||17.0%|
|Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 :||61.8%|
|Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 :||61.8%|
|Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 :||$386,400|
|From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage :||$2,006|
|Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 :||$566|
|2015-2019 median gross rent :||$1,451|
|2015-2019 Households :||25,200|
|Population per household, 2015-2019 :||3.11|
|Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 :||86.6%|
|Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 :||29.8%|
|Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 :||92.6%|
|Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 :||87.7%|
|Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 :||84.9%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 :||16.7%|
|Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 :||9.4%|
|Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage :||5.1%|
|Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||59.9%|
|Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||53.4%|
|Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) :||103,677|
|Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) :||486,282|
|2012 total retail sales ($1,000) :||824,048|
|2012 total retail sales per capita :||$11,595|
|Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 :||38.2|
|2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) :||$72,867|
|Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 :||$28,899|
|Percentage of people living in poverty :||11.4%|
|Total number of businesses in 2012 :||4,614|
|Men-owned businesses in 2012 :||2,575|
|Women-owned businesses in 2012 :||1,558|
|Minority-owned businesses in 2012 :||2,030|
|Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 :||2,332|
|Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 :||399|
|Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 :||3,955|
|2010 population per square mile :||3,783.6|
|2010 land area in square miles :||17.73|
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Schools in Rochester
College & universities near Rochester, IL
|146685||Lincoln Land Community College||Springfield (IL)||62794-9256|
Amtrak & bus stations near Rochester, IL
|SPI||Springfield station||East Washington and North Third Sts.||RAIL|
|LCN||Lincoln||Broadway and North Chicago Sts.||RAIL|
|CRV||Carlinville||128 Alton Rd.||RAIL|
|BNL||Uptown Station||100 East Parkinson St.||RAIL|
|MAT||Mattoon station||1718 Broadway Ave.||RAIL|
Post offices near Rochester
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Rochester Post Office||Rochester (IL)||62563|
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Other cities in Sangamon County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Sangamon County , IL. (more)
|Springfield||113,671||City in and county seat of Sangamon County, Illinois, United States and Illinois federated state capital city|
|Chatham||13,159||Village in Illinois, USA|
|Woodside||10,484||Township in Sangamon County, Illinois|
|Sherman||4,660||Village in Illinois, USA|
|Auburn||4,591||City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States|
|Riverton||3,430||Village in Illinois|
|Pawnee||2,646||City in Oklahoma|
|Buckhart||1,679||Unincorporated community in Illinois|
|Jerome||1,575||Village in Illinois, United States|
|Southern View||1,557||City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States of America|
|Williamsville||1,490||Village in the United States|
|Leland Grove||1,451||City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States|
|Grandview||1,369||City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States of America|
|New Berlin||1,329||Township in Sangamon County, Illinois|
|Divernon||1,096||City in Illinois, United States of America|
|Cotton Hill||869||Township in Sangamon County, Illinois|
Distance to Other Cities
Rochester distances to largest Illinois cities