In 2019, Rochester, NY had a population of 1.07M people with a median age of 40.4 and a median household income of $62,104. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Rochester, NY declined from 1.07M to 1.07M, a −0.134% decrease and its median household income grew from $60,190 to $62,104, a 3.18% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Rochester, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.9%), White (Hispanic) (4.73%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.75%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.15%). 12.2% of the households in Rochester, NY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
97.3% of the residents in Rochester, NY are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Rochester, NY are Rochester Institute of Technology (4,081 degrees awarded in 2019), University of Rochester (3,789 degrees), and SUNY College at Brockport (2,397 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Rochester, NY was $150,700, and the homeownership rate was 66.3%. Most people in Rochester, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Rochester, NY was 2 cars per household.