Rochester, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 426 housing units in Rochester. This represents a 23.1% growth from 346 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 414 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 12 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rochester is about 67.9%. Rochester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.5%. Average household size is 2.84 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rochester were built after 1975.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.20%
One Bedroom2.30%
Two Bedrooms27.70%
Three Bedrooms46.50%
Four Bedrooms16.40%
Five Bedrooms or more2.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.13
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$143,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.22
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$575

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage9.90%
Home Equity Loan27.80%
Simple Mortgage44.40%
Debt Free17.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.4%