|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Rochester is 248. Rochester, Texas is the 15,809th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Rochester was in 1990, when its population was 458. In 1990, Rochester was the 13,469th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,809th largest city in the US. Rochester is currently 45.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Rochester has shrunk 33.8% since the year 2000. Rochester, Texas's growth is extremely below average. 91% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|15804||Lake Lillian, Minnesota||248||-3.5%|
|15806||Little Meadows, Pennsylvania||248||-14.4%|
|15807||Low Moor, Iowa||248||3.7%|
|15811||The Plains, Virginia||248||-11.1%|
The total voting age population of Rochester, Texas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 327. The voting age population is 48.9% male and 51.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.2% of the residents of Rochester are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Rochester are 78.7% White, 15.9% Black, 4.1% Other and 1.3% Two or more races. Additionally, 37.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Rochester, 24.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 26.7%. On a per-household basis, 15.5% of families are below the poverty line in Rochester.
Among those aged 16 and older, 50.1% of Rochester residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 66.0% of Rochester residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 5.1% have a bachelor's degree and 1.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Rochester residents aged 5 and older, 32.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 30.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Rochester is 12.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Rochester, 8.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Rochester is $30,388.
In Rochester, 69.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 30.2% of housing units in Rochester.
Of all the housing units in Rochester, 7.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Rochester, 1.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Rochester is $621.
In Rochester, 64.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.