Rochester Sangamon County, Illinois

Rochester: Village in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States

About

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 203 years ago in 1818.

Rochester Quick Facts

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 (203 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 16:33:07 (16th May 2022)
Postal code : 62563
Density : 1,529 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.7% (2010-2020)
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Location of Rochester on Illinois map.
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Geography

Rochester is located at 39°44'58"N 89°31'54"W (39.7494900, -89.5317600).

Rochester map

Demographics

The population of Rochester increased by 0.7% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,689 - census
2011 3,768 2.1% estimation process
2012 3,786 0.48% estimation process
2013 3,782 -0.11% estimation process
2014 3,786 0.11% estimation process
2015 3,789 0.08% estimation process
2016 3,776 -0.34% estimation process
2017 3,761 -0.4% estimation process
2018 3,741 -0.53% estimation process
2019 3,728 -0.35% estimation process
2020 3,715 -0.35% estimation process

Demographic Facts

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%

Rochester zip code is 62563. County name: Sangamon, County fips: 17167

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Economic Facts

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

Schools in Rochester

College & universities near Rochester, IL

Code Name City ZIP
146685 Lincoln Land Community College Springfield (IL) 62794-9256

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Rochester, IL

Code Name Address Type
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

Other places with the same name (13)

Other cities in Sangamon County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Sangamon County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Springfield 113,671 City in and county seat of Sangamon County, Illinois, United States and Illinois federated state capital city
Arlington Heights 73,999 Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States; suburb of Chicago, Illinois
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

Distance to Other Cities

Rochester distances to largest Illinois cities