Rochester, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 698 housing units in Rochester. This represents a 53.1% growth from 456 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 660 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 38 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rochester is about 81.2%. Rochester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.2%. Average household size is 3.04 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rochester were built after 1982.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.90%
One Bedroom5.40%
Two Bedrooms20.60%
Three Bedrooms64.90%
Four Bedrooms5.20%
Five Bedrooms or more0%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.12
Median year structure was built1982
Median Value of occupied units$124,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.68
Median year structure was built1980

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage10%
Home Equity Loan9.70%
Simple Mortgage60%
Debt Free20.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.6%