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Demographics

People

Total Population5,439
Male Share of the Population52.1%
Female Share of the Population47.9%
Senior Citizens14.3%
Employed Population 16+2,771
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married60%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher42.1%
Median Earnings25+$58,574
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$48,071

Wealth

Median Family Income$109,583
% Above Poverty Level95.1%
% Below Poverty Level4.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time32 minutes
% Working from Home3%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.4%
% Using Public Transportation0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone15.7%
Median Gross Rent$1,453
Median House Value$376,300

Ancestry

Irish20.4%
Portuguese19.6%
English18.7%
French Except Basque16.6%
Italian14.7%
Canadian9.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.1%
German8.6%
Polish5.8%
African3.6%
Cape Verdean3%
Scottish1.7%
Norwegian1.3%
Swedish1.3%
Lithuanian0.8%
South African0.6%
Belgian0.5%
Russian0.5%
Austrian0.3%
Serbian0.3%
Dutch0.2%
Slovene0.2%
Slovak0.1%
Greek0.1%
Danishn0.1%
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Rochester Almanac

CategoryValue
County Plymouth County
Standard Zip Codes2770
Phone Area Codes508,774
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.73
Approximate Longitude-70.81

Rochester Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationROCHESTER
Distance6.1 miles
Jan Temp19 to 38 F
Apr Temp37 to 57 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp42 to 63 F
Annual Precip49.8 inches
StationNEW BEDFORD
Distance9 miles
Jan Temp20 to 37 F
Apr Temp38 to 56 F
Jul Temp65 to 83 F
Oct Temp46 to 63 F
Annual Precip50.7 inches
StationPLYMOUTH-KINGSTON
Distance18.5 miles
Jan Temp20 to 38 F
Apr Temp37 to 56 F
Jul Temp63 to 82 F
Oct Temp44 to 63 F
Annual Precip51 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Acushnet10,414$84,432
Fairhaven16,078$80,231
Marion5,014$102,344
Mattapoisett6,216$99,182
New Bedford94,988$47,727
Wareham22,472$80,653

Rochester Public Libraries

Joseph H. Plumb Memorial Library
17 CONSTITUTION WAY
Rochester, Massachusetts
(508) 763-8600

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Rochester Public Schools

Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical
476 North Avenue
ZIP: 2770
(508) 763-8011
High
Total Enrollment 571
Rochester Memorial
16 Pine Street
ZIP: 2770
(508) 763-2049
Primary
Total Enrollment 476
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