Rochester Fulton County, Indiana

Rochester: City in Fulton County, Indiana, United States

About

Rochester is a city located in the county of Fulton in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 562 and a population density of 37 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 790 inhabitants.

The city was created 187 years ago in 1834.

Rochester Quick Facts

Population : 790 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Fulton County
Postal code : 46975
Phone Area Codes : 574
Area : 15.03 km2
Altitude : 781 feet / 238 meters
Capital city : Rochester is capital of Fulton County
Establishment : January 01, 1835 (187 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 00:01:35 (23rd January 2022)
Density : 53 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 28.86% (2010-2020)
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Location of Rochester on Indiana map.
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Geography

Rochester is located at 41°3'53"N 86°12'57"W (41.0647600, -86.2158300).

Rochester map

Demographics

The population of Rochester increased by 28.86% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 562 - census
2011 564 0.35% estimation process
2012 586 3.75% estimation process
2013 586 0% estimation process
2014 586 0% estimation process
2015 596 1.68% estimation process
2016 634 5.99% estimation process
2017 704 9.94% estimation process
2018 785 10.32% estimation process
2019 785 0% estimation process
2020 790 0.63% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 65,435
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 67,097
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -2.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 65,737
April 1, 2010 Population : 67,103
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.6%
People over 65 (%) : 20.7%
Female persons, % : 50.7%
White only, percent : 92.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 3.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 0.9%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : Z
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 91.4%
2015-2019 Veterans : 4,516
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.4%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 30,244

Rochester zip code is 46975. County name: Fulton, County fips: 18049

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 30,244
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $127,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,089
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $432
2015-2019 median gross rent : $713
Permits for construction, 2020 : 66
2015-2019 Households : 27,112
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.38
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 88.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 84.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 78.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 92.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.9%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 6.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 103,212
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 691,252
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,066,523
2012 total retail sales per capita : $15,872
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $52,993
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $30,343
Percentage of people living in poverty : 12.3%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 1,774
2019 total employment : 32,059
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 1,396,911
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 2.0%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 3,922
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 5,074
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,617
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,251
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 269
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,546
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 477
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,158
2010 population per square mile : 78.5
2010 land area in square miles : 855.20

People born in Rochester (10)

People born in Rochester, including actress Nicole Anderson, artist John Chamberlain, politician Otis R. Bowen, .

List

  • Elmo Lincoln (American film actor) he was born in 06/02/1889
  • Gene DeWeese (American writer) he was born in 31/01/1934
  • Jerry Oliver (American basketball coach) he was born in 30/11/1930
  • Ray Mowe (American baseball player) he was born in 12/07/1889
  • Ron Herrell (American politician) he was born in 01/12/1948
  • Robert E. Nelson (American higher education and fund raising professional) he was born in 02/03/1928
  • Clyde Short he was born in 30/01/1883

Schools in Rochester

College & universities near Rochester, IN

Code Name City ZIP
150048 Ancilla College Donaldson (IN) 46513-0001

Stations (13)

Amtrak & bus stations near Rochester, IN

Code Name Address Type
SOB South Bend station 2702 West Washington Avenue RAIL
EKH Elkhart station 131 Tyler Avenue RAIL
REN Rensselaer 619 North Cullen Street RAIL
NLS Niles station 598 Dey St. RAIL
NBM New Buffalo, Michigan 517 South Whittaker Street RAIL

Post offices near Rochester

Post Office Name City ZIP
Rochester Post Office Rochester (IN) 46975

Other places with the same name (13)

Other cities in Fulton County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Fulton County , IN.

City Name Population Title
Pershing 1,362 Unincorporated community in Fulton County, Indiana
Akron 1,103 Town in Fulton County, Indiana, United States
Kewanna 598 Human settlement in Fulton County, Indiana, United States of America
Fulton 327 City in Fulton County, Kentucky, United States