Latest Data (2017)
Population 115,733
Nationwide Rank 244

Quick Facts

Rochester, Minnesota is the 244th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Rochester, Minnesota is a city.

Rochester, Minnesota is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Rochester had its largest population ever.

Rochester, Minnesota is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 70% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Rochester, Minnesota Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
234 Wilmington, North Carolina 119,045 32.6%
235 Evansville, Indiana 118,930 -1.9%
236 Arvada, Colorado 118,807 16.1%
237 Provo, Utah 117,335 11.0%
238 Independence, Missouri 117,306 3.2%
239 Lansing, Michigan 116,986 -1.9%
240 Odessa, Texas 116,861 29.0%
241 Richardson, Texas 116,783 26.5%
242 Fairfield, California 116,266 20.0%
243 El Monte, California 116,109 0.0%
244 Rochester, Minnesota 115,733 29.4%
245 Clearwater, Florida 115,513 5.4%
246 Carlsbad, California 115,330 45.2%
247 Springfield, Illinois 114,868 2.3%
248 Temecula, California 114,327 66.4%
249 West Jordan, Utah 113,905 43.3%
250 Costa Mesa, California 113,825 3.9%
251 Miami Gardens, Florida 113,750 12.8%
252 Cambridge, Massachusetts 113,630 11.7%
253 College Station, Texas 113,564 64.8%
254 Murrieta, California 113,326 118.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Minnesota

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
244 Rochester 115,733 29.4%
387 Duluth 86,066 -0.1%
388 Bloomington 85,866 0.8%
424 Brooklyn Park 80,581 19.2%
439 Plymouth 78,395 18.7%
504 Maple Grove 71,066 38.3%
514 Woodbury 69,756 48.5%
532 St. Cloud 67,984 13.7%
546 Eagan 66,627 4.5%
570 Blaine 64,557 41.9%
572 Eden Prairie 64,400 16.5%
579 Lakeville 63,748 46.2%
591 Coon Rapids 62,656 1.5%
604 Burnsville 61,439 1.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 115,733 244
2016 114,011 245
2015 112,225 250
2014 111,402 249
2013 110,742 246
2012 108,992 249
2011 108,099 246
2010 106,769 244
2009 103,486 256
2008 101,824 258
2007 100,067 262
2006 98,335 266
2005 96,377 273
2004 94,839 274
2003 93,634 278
2002 92,148 279
2001 90,802 281
2000 89,374 284
1990 71,590 321