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Rochester Crime Rate

The Rochester crime rate is compiled by the F.B.I. on a yearly basis and is measured by the number of murders, violent crimes, nonnegligent manslaughter, law enforcement agencies and property crimes. Violent crimes in Rochester is rated a 4 and includes any crimes involving threat or force such as robbery, nonnegligent manslaughter, and aggravated assault, forcible rape and murder. Rochester property crimes is also compiled by the Federal Bureau of Investigations and is rated a 4 and includes larceny, car theft, property arson, money theft and other crimes that do not involve force or threat to the victim.

Violent Crimes in Rochester:

Rochester Indiana has a violent crime rate of with violent crimes and murder and non-negligent manslaughters. According to the FBI, there were forcibles rapes, robberies and aggravated assaults.

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Property Crimes in Rochester:

Rochester Indiana has a property crime rate of with property crimes and burglaries committed against Rochester residents. According to the FBI, there were larency thefts, car and auto thefts and arson cases.

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Law Enforcement in Rochester:

There are 2 Law Enforcement listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Law Enforcement in Rochester.

Fulton County 911 Coordinator 815 Madison St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-2819
Rochester Police Dept 312 Main St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-3313

Courts in Rochester:

There are 5 Courts listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Courts in Rochester.

Circuit Court Jury Vrfctn 815 Main St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-7716
Fulton County Circuit Court 815 Main St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-4339
Fulton County Court House Cstdn 125 E 9th St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-2546

Political Distribution in Rochester:

In Rochester the political allocation consists of 57.150% Republicans, 41.110% Democrats, and 1.743% Independents. The oldest political party in the US is the Republican Party. It is renowned for having the most powerful conventional ideals and belief. The Republican Party was made on anti-slavery ideology and the politics of this party is considered to be revolving around the center right. In the US politics, the Republican Party, also called as the Grand Old Party is considered to be the one of the big two.

Another political party, The Democratic Party, is the other most important party which is placed in the center left as per its ideals and beliefs. The Democratic Party is not only one of the pioneers in the political scenario in the US but also in the whole word.

The parties that are independent have always been a part in the political state of affairs of the US and are well integrated with the American political system. These parties such as the Nationalist Socialist movement, The Green Party, The Boston Tea Party, The Independent Party and the American Party are relatively diverse in terms of their notions, beliefs and ideals.


Religious Distribution in Rochester:

33.01% religious distributions exist in Rochester. 0.00% Number of citizens that were identified with a religious denomination were followers of Islam. The followers of Islam are called Muslims and they put their faith in one omnipotent God, who is called Allah. God’s direct word is believed to be in the form of the Holy Scripture named as Koran.

0.00% number of people residing in the above mentioned city were identified as the followers of Judaism. The followers of Judaism are known to be Jews and there ay of life is decided by the religious scrolls named as Tanaka and Talmud, which are said to be the prescribed way of life by God. According to them, there is only One God.

8.15% number of people associated themselves with the religion of Christian Other. These people belong to those forms of Christianity which are outside the typical and conventional Christian Churches. This includes fundamentalist Christians, i.e. people belonging to smaller churches whose views may be denser. Even though Christian believes in One God i.e. the father, the son and the holy spirit, they differ in the details of their belief and the content of their belief differs from one church group to another, which leads to fragmentation of Christian churches.

There were 0.58% Presbyterians where as 7.29% number of Methodists. Both are Christian churches however they have different roots, with the Presbyterian Church being founded in Scotland while the Methodist was formed by the English minister John Wesley. Even though they both share the common beliefs of Sovereignty of God but they differ in their way of showing the same to the world. Theses Churches are more conventional than the others.

The Church formed by German minister, Martin Luther, named as Lutherans, claimed 1.50% number of followers. The charismatic or evangelical beliefs of God, Jesus the Son and the Holy Spirit, belong to Pentecostals. In Rochester, 2.59% number of people were found to be believers of the Holy trinity; the three in one, Pentecostals. Another religious group of Episcopalians had 0.00% numbers of people while there were 7.44% number of Baptists. Baptists have a link with the ritual of Baptism. According to this ritual, be it infants, adolescents or adults, one has to believe in God and His power to save to be baptized. However, there are a variety of sub faiths that exists in different Churches around different areas, under the umbrella of the Baptist Church.

The Latter Day Saints, LDS, which is known as a renowned Church, consists of 0.00% followers. Mormon is the term used for those people who attend the LDS and this Church was founded by Joseph Smith. The conventional Church of the Protestant is followed by 0.00%.

Catholics with a number of 5.45% people belonged to the highest total in the religious distribution classification, in the area of Rochester. The world’s biggest denomination is made up of Catholics and their spiritual Patron is the Pope. This is considered to be the one of the earliest of the churches of Christianity in history.


Housing units being built in Rochester:

There is a range of housing units that have been constructed over a number of years in Rochester. The construction of these housing units was done from before the period of 1939 until 2005. In the period of 1939 or so, 19.69% of the housing units were formed. In all the years, this time period was the one when the largest percentages of housing units were built. However, after this period, the number of houses that were built started to diminish.

In the years 1940 and 1949, 9.92% number of houses were constructed. Also, the 14.03% number of houses was formed in the years ranging from 1950 and 1959. This percentage was lowered down to a sum of 10.08% housing units created in the years 1960 to 1969.

However, in 1970 to 1979 there was a slight increase to 16.38% followed by a larger rise of 12.92% in the time period of 1980 and 1989. This increase in numbers persisted in the time period of 1990 to 1994 making a total of 2.32% development in housing units, till it reached the peak since 1939.

However, there was again a huge reduction in the numbers of housing units in the time frame of 1995 to 1998. In this period only 4.98% units were built in Rochester. Moreover, there was an additional decline of 9.68% housing units constructed between 1999 and 2000.


Percentage of Homes with Values by Rochester:

There are housing units with diverse values contained in Rochester. The sum of 6.63% of the housing units is of the value of less than $20,000 dollars. The category in which the range of $20,000 to $39.999 house value falls consists of a total of 4.49%. The grouping of housing with the utmost numbers at that value range is the $40,000 to $59,000 with 12.27%. The range of $60,000 to $79,999 is the second uppermost value range with 21.63%.

Followed by the $80,000 to $99,999 range that lessens down to 17.85%. The subsequent group of 18.73% housing units have a somewhat greater proportion with the value ranging between $100,000 to $149,000. Since, the value of the houses increase in last category, it is not astonishing that the total percentage in Rochester lessens down. $150,000 and $199,999 is the range where 7.50% of houses are priced where as only 6.41% house units are priced between the range of $200,000 and $299,999 dollars.

Moreover, there is a minor raise in the next group with 2.52% prized between $300,000 and $399,999. 1.59% is the sum of the value of constructions that lie between $400,000 and $499,000.

Lastly, 0.00% units are valued at $1,000,000 or above and only 0.38% have a price of $500,000 and $749,999.


Child Day Care in Rochester:

There are 14 Child Day Care listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Child Day Care in Rochester.

Area V Headstart 515 E 9th St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-4994
Care Bear Daycare 117 E 14th St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-224-8441
Debbies Daycare 612 Madison St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-3173

Movie Theaters in Rochester:

There is 1 Movie Theater listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Movie Theater in Rochester.

Times Theatre 618 Main Street Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-2721

Golf Courses in Rochester:

There are 2 Golf Courses listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Golf Courses in Rochester.

Elks Club 2120 2506 Country Club Dr S Rochester Indiana 46975 219-224-4653
Mill Creek Golf Course 701 E 6th St Rochester Indiana 46975 219-223-5717

Pet Services in Rochester:

There are 4 Pet Services listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Pet Services in Rochester.

Fluff 'n' Puff Poodle Salon 1192 W 3rd St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-5977
Fluff N Puff Poodle Salon 1192 W 3rd St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-5977
Pampering Paws 3408 Wabash Ave Rochester Indiana 46975 574-224-7297

Veterinary in Rochester:

There are 2 Veterinary listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Veterinary in Rochester.

Manitou Veterinary Clinic Inc 1819 E State Road 14 Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-5625
Manitou Veterinary Clinic Inc 1972 S 500 E Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-5624

Post Offices in Rochester:

There is 1 Post Office listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Post Office in Rochester.

Us Post Office 200 E 8th St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-2610

Family Services in Rochester:

There are 12 Family Services listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Family Services in Rochester.

Big Brothers & Big Sisters 321 E 8th St # 101 Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-5329
Child Protection Svc-fulton Company 1920 Rhodes St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-6139
Child Prtction Svc Fulton County 1920 Rhodes St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-6139

Social Services in Rochester:

There are 3 Social Services listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Social Services in Rochester.

Fulton County Family & Child 1920 Rhodes St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-3413
Fulton County Welfare Dept 1920 Rhodes St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-3413
Fulton County Wic Program 100 W 9th St # 100 Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-2073

Health Clinics in Rochester:

There is 1 Health Clinic listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Health Clinic in Rochester.

Four County Counseling Center 321 E 8th St Ste 204 Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-8565

Campgrounds in Rochester:

There is 1 Campground listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Campground in Rochester.

Lakeview Campgrounds 7781 E 300 N Rochester Indiana 46975

Wifi Hotspots in Rochester:

There is 1 Wifi Hotspot listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Wifi Hotspot in Rochester.

Residence Inn Rochester Mayo Clinic Area 441 S Rochester St Rochester Indiana 55902 507-292-1400

Rochester Population

Welcome to Rochester, Indiana which has a population density of 1,353 and represents the total number of residents or people per square mile of area that have similar characteristics such as age, ethnicity or gender. Since 2000, Rochester has changed -3.91% and has a median age of 41.1 which represents the age that separates the population into 2 distinct groups, half younger and hold older which overalls sums the age distribution of people within this part of Indiana.

Rochester singles population is 46.52% with 52.17% Rochester women and 47.83% are Rochester City men.


Hospitals in Rochester:

There is 1 Hospital listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Hospital in Rochester.

Woodlawn Hospital 1400 E 9th St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-3141

Rochester Environment

Rochester in the state of Indiana has an air quality index of 90.8 which is based upon yearly reports compiled by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency also known as the EPA. The air quality in Rochester, is measured by an air quality mesurement station and measures the condition or quality of air and pollutants and based upon relative conditions needed for healthy breathing. The higher the index value, the better the quality of air residents of Rochester will have. Depending on the number of ozone alert days, the EPA can assertain the amount of pollutants in the air such as carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, particulates, lea and volatile organic chemicals.

Water quality in Rochester is 60 and like air, represents the quality of Indiana's water supply based upon the following 15 indicators, fish consumption advisories, wetland loss, urban runoff potential, estuarine pollution susceptibility, conventional pollutant loads above permitted limits, population change, contaminated sediments, agricultural runoff potential, toxics, conventional pollutants
source water for drinking water systems, designated use support, wetland and aquatic species at risk, toxic pollutant loads above permitted limits, hydrologic modification created by dams in this part of Indiana.

Rochester has a superfund site index of 99 which represents a sum total of all the superfund polution sites in the county and includes money spent on all clean up programs. Indiana's superfund is an initiative funded by the federal government to clean up hazardous and uncontrolled toxic wastelands in Rochester and other surrounding cities to protect the health of all citizens of the United States.


Dentists in Rochester:

There are 8 Dentists listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Dentists in Rochester.

David J Barts Dds 1360 E 4th St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-7792
Frounfelter Dental Clinic 715 Jefferson St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-8288
Implant & Laser Dentistry 1329 Main St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-3121

Home Health Care in Rochester:

There are 2 Home Health Care listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Home Health Care in Rochester.

Trinity Healthcare, Inc 114 E 10th St Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-4663
Woodlawn Home Health Care 2316 E Sr 14 Rochester Indiana 46975 574-224-1110

Rochester Job Market

The job market in Rochester is based on the overall unemployment rate, recent job growth and future job growth in Indiana. Currently, the unemployment rate in Rochester City is approximately 11.50% which represents a percentage of the available work force that is not working and is estimated by dividing the number of residents who are employed by all the residents currently counted in the entire labour pool of Rochester. Recent Job Growth estimates show that Rochester is -8.32% which represents an increase or decrease in the number of jobs available in this part of Indiana over a 1 year time-frame. Over the next 10 years, Rochester City Future Job Growth is projected to have a change of 11.86% based on the economy's ability to create new services and goods, patterns of migration and various other factors such as demand and expansion of technology, energy and gas, and health care industry in Indiana.

Overall, Rochester has 6.98% of the residents working in the Business, financial operations and management industry with 13.08% percent in the service business such as advertising, public services, healthcare, marketing, entertainment, real estate and various other service industries in Indiana. Forestry, Fishing and Farming in Rochester comprises 0.58% and 10.08% in the maintenance, construction and extraction industry which includes mining, natural resources and gas extraction. Rochester professional and related occupations account for 10.69% which includes engineering technicians, medial scientists, computer systems analysts, physicists and astronomers, Rochester ?lawyers, health educators, media and communications professionals, health diagnosing and treating and Rochester doctors which currently there about 501.3 Rochester physicians per 100,000 people?. Material moving, production and Transportation in Rochester measures at 33.14% of the population and 25.45% representing jobs in Rochester in the sales and office industry which consists of retail, office equipment, point-of-sale and sales management positions in Rochester, Indiana.

In Rochester, the average number of minutes a resident travels to work for a one-way commute is 21.6 minutes with 79.05% of those drivers are actually driving to work alone and 15.42% are sharing transportation by carpool. It is estimated that 63.14% of Rochester residents commute to work is less than 15 minutes, 9.52% between 15 and 29 minutes and 14.13% commute between 30 and 44 minutes. The remaining commuters who travel by light rail, subway, ferry, bus or mass transit is about 0.00%. Residents of Rochester who work at home represents 3.80% of the overall population.


Employment Agencies in Rochester:

There is 1 Employment Agency listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Employment Agency in Rochester.

Transition Resources Corp 100 W 9th St # 401 Rochester Indiana 46975 574-223-8542

Rochester Housing Market

Home appreciation in Rochester is approximately -0.70% with negative percentages representing a decline. The percentage of vacant homes meaning unoccupied homes, apartments, mobile homes and rooms occupied as separate quarters is about 17.25%. The average home value in Rochester is $85,640 which is not the average price but the median price which is calculated by sorting all home values from the lowest value to the highest value and selecting the middle value because the median value is not affected as much by lower priced homes in Indiana. The average home age in Rochester is estimated to be around 42 years old with 56.45% of all homes are actually owned and includes mobile homes, apartments, separate living quarters and occupied rooms. Overall, 26.31% are Rochester homes, apartments and mobile homes for rent.


Rochester Weather and Climate

Rochester receives about 38.4 inches in rainfal and 27.6 inches in snowfall per year with 113 days of precipitation and an average of 172 sunny days which are days that are predominantly sunny. The average highest temperature in July is 84 degrees Fahrenheit and the average lowest temperature in January is 14.8 degrees Fahrenheit.

Rochester has an elevation of 774 feet and a comfort index of 47 which represents a measure of comfort or discomfort based upon atmospheric conditions such as humidity and temperature ranges in Indiana.

The ultraviolet or UV index in Rochester is rated 3.5 which indicates this part of 's exposure to the sun's ultravoilent rays and represents a combination of latitude, altitude and sunny days.


Rochester Education

Rochester in Indiana spends about $4,108 per student for its school expenditure and has approximately 19.1 students per teacher, 324 students per librarian and 649 students per counselor. Overall, 5.13% of Rochester residents and over the age of 25 are 2 year college graduates with an associates degree or 2-year college degree from a Rochester community college. Furthermore, over 77.40% of Rochester population over the age of 25 have a high school diploma or high school general education degree other wise known as a GED.

The percentage of residents over 25 living in Rochester with a 4 year college degree is 5.34%


Public Schools in Rochester:

There are 4 Public Schools listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Public Schools in Rochester.

school Columbia Elementary School 1502 Elm St Box 108 Rochester Indiana 46975 (574) 223-2501
school George M Riddle Elem School Po Box 108 Rochester Indiana 46975 (574) 223-2880
school Rochester Community High Sch 1 Zebra Ln Box 108 Rochester Indiana 46975 (574) 223-2176

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Private Schools in Rochester:

There are 3 Private Schools listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Private Schools in Rochester.

school Living Faith Christian Academy 3048 Southway 31 Rochester Indiana 46975 (574) 223-1717
school Mt Zion Parochial School 5387 E 250 S Rochester Indiana 46975 (574) 223-5304
school Sunny Ridge School 7811 N 350 E Rochester Indiana 46975 (574) 223-2800

Junior Schools in Rochester:

There is 1 Junior School listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Junior School in Rochester.

school Manitou Training Center 1690 E Lucas St Rochester Indiana 46975 (574) 223-6963

Technical schools in Rochester:

There are 2 Technical schools listed in Rochester. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Technical schools in Rochester.

school Manpower Temporary Services 911 Main St Rochester Indiana 46975 (574) 223-7121
school That Computer Place 1343 E 300 S Rochester Indiana 46975 (574) 223-9452

Rochester Cost of Living

The cost of living in Rochester is approximately 79 which represents the cost of managing a comfortable standard of living and is calculated by comparing the cost of services and goods such as housing, utilities, health care, transportation, food and groceries, transportation and a variety of other expenses such as local and state taxes, clothing and entertainment. The average cost of groceries and food excluding restaurants is 94.

A resident of Rochester can expect to pay an average of 98 for electricity, heating, air conditioning and natural gas. Other miscellaneous costs such as repairs, entertainment, restaurants and other services is about 94 in this part of Indiana.


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