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Rochester Apartments
Last updated February 26 2024 at 1:35 PM

Rochester, MN
103 Apartments for Rent

Rochester Apartment Renter's Guide

Overview


Population: 118,935
Population Density: 2,154.8 people/sq mile
Median Age: 37
Percentage of Family Households: 59%
Median Annual Income: $75,902 / year
Median Rent: $1,167 / month

What locals are saying

It may be home to the world-renowned Mayo Clinic but that’s not the only thing Rochester, Minnesota has up its sleeve. In fact, the city slogan is “More than you know.” OooooOOOhh, tell me more... Right?

Rochester is also home to more than 100 parks and over 100,000 happy residents

Rochester Demographics


How diverse is Rochester?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Rochester is lower than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Rochester are White (72.3%), Black Or African American (9.9%), Asian (7.2%), Hispanic Or Latino (5.4%), Two Or More (3.8%), Other (1.3%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Rochester residents?

The median age in Rochester is 37 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

How diverse is Rochester?

The representation of ethnic minorities in Rochester is lower than the national average. The eight main ethnic groups that make up the population of Rochester are White (72.3%), Black Or African American (9.9%), Asian (7.2%), Hispanic Or Latino (5.4%), Two Or More (3.8%), Other (1.3%), American Indian Or Alaska Native (0%), and Native Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander (0%).

What does the age breakdown look like for Rochester residents?

The median age in Rochester is 37 while the most populous age group of residents is the under 20 group.

Rochester Crime


Overall Crime

Below Average
Overall crime in Rochester is below average in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Below Average
The level of violent crime in Rochester is below average compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

Above Average
The level of property crime in Rochester is above average compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Rochester


Elementary Schools

9 /10
Lincoln K-8 Choice Elementary School
Public
K-8
Public
K-8
423 Students
7 Reviews
423
Students
7 Reviews
6 /10
Folwell Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
365 Students
5 Reviews
365
Students
5 Reviews
6 /10
Longfellow Choice Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
327 Students
4 Reviews
327
Students
4 Reviews

Middle Schools

9 /10
Lincoln K-8 Choice Elementary School
Public
K-8
Public
K-8
423 Students
7 Reviews
423
Students
7 Reviews
8 /10
Friedell Middle School
Public
6-8
Public
6-8
461 Students
11 Reviews
461
Students
11 Reviews
5 /10
Rochester Math And Science Academy
Charter
K-8
Charter
K-8
327 Students
5 Reviews
327
Students
5 Reviews

High Schools

5 /10
John Marshall Senior High School
Public
8-12
Public
8-12
1,727 Students
4 Reviews
1,727
Students
4 Reviews
5 /10
Mayo Senior High School
Public
8-12
Public
8-12
1,689 Students
6 Reviews
1,689
Students
6 Reviews
5 /10
Century Senior High School
Public
8-12
Public
8-12
1,527 Students
6 Reviews
1,527
Students
6 Reviews

What Renters Say about Rochester


Apartment List has released the results for Rochester from the third annual Apartment List Renter Satisfaction Survey. This survey, which drew on responses from over 45,000 renters nationwide, provides insight on what states and cities must do to meet the needs of the country’s 111 million renters.
79%
Parks and Outdoor Activities
70%
Commute Time
69%
Quality of Schools
67%
Safety and Crime Rate
66%
Public Transit
58%
Jobs and Career Opportunities
55%
Pet Friendliness
46%
Social Life
32%
State and Local Taxes
32%
Affordability
28%
Weather
25%
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Average rent in Rochester, Minnesota

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The average rent for a 1 bedroom apartment in Rochester is $1,541, while the average rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $1,652. Rent rates updated 4 days ago
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Find an apartment for rent in Rochester, MN


Searching for an apartment for rent in Rochester, MN? Look no further! Apartment List will help you find a perfect apartment near you. There are 103 available rental units listed on Apartment List in Rochester. Click on listings to see photos, floorplans, amenities, prices and availability, and much more!

The average rent in Rochester is $1,201 for a studio, $1,541 for a one-bedroom apartment, and $1,652 for a two-bedroom apartment. If you are looking for a deal, keep an eye out for a red pulsing icon that indicates rent specials.

Tired of browsing? Take our personalized quiz. You’ll answer a couple of simple questions and we’ll put together a list of Rochester apartments that are best for you. We’ll also factor in your commute, budget, and preferred amenities. Looking for a pet-friendly rental, or an apartment with in-unit washer and dryer? No problem, we’ll provide you with apartments that match that criteria.

You can trust Apartment List to help you find your next Rochester, MN apartment rental! After all, everyone deserves a home they love.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Rochester?

In Rochester, the average rent is $1,201 for a studio, $1,541 for a 1-bedroom, $1,652 for a 2-bedroom, and $2,296 for a 3-bedroom. For more information on rental trends in Rochester, check out our monthly Rochester Rent Report.

How can I find a cheap apartment in Rochester?

You can find the lowest-priced apartments in Rochester by using the cheap apartments filter.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in Rochester?

You can use the pet-friendly filter to find Rochester apartments that allow pets.

How much should I pay for rent in Rochester?

The answer to this question depends on your household income and a couple of other factors. You can use our Rent Calculator to figure out how much you should spend on rent in Rochester.

How can I find off-campus housing in Rochester?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Rochester. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Rochester Community and Technical College, and Dakota County Technical College.