Rochester is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Rochester Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Thurston County at latitude 46.8218 and longitude -123.0963. Thurston County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 141 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Rochester Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Rochester, WA area
|Population in Households||2,383|
|Population in Familes||1,991|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||60|
|Average Household Size||2.66|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||940 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||730 (77.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||165 (17.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||44 ( 4.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$204,324|
|Average Home Value||$203,185|
|Median Household Income||$57,009|
|Average Household Income||$66,096|
|Per Capita Income||$24,349|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.48%|
|Per Capita Income||1.95%|
The table below compares Rochester to the other 628 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 285||55th|
|Population Density1||# 282||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 281||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 250||60th|
|Per Capita Income||# 360||43rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.