Welcome to Rochester - Population: 106,769
Rochester, Minnesota is a city known as a great place to live, work and visit. Rochester combines the best aspects of an innovative and cosmopolitan city with the charm of a small town environment and invites you to experience the city first-hand.
Rochester is proud to be the home of the Mayo Clinic and IBM which have established employment, population growth and advanced economic development in town. Rochester boasts excellent attractions, theaters, restaurants, sporting events, and entertainment right in the heart of the city and this will only continue to grow as Rochester faces an expansive future with the announcement of Destination Medical Center (DMC) by the Mayo Clinic.
Rochester Community and Technical College, established in 1915, is proud to have been a part of Rochester for nearly 100 years.
Come and enjoy the multitude of options available. There is truly something for everyone!
Discover the accommodations, entertainment, education and services Rochester has to offer by visiting the following sites:
- Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce
- Rochester Convention and Visitor's Bureau
- City of Rochester, MN
- Rochester Parks and Recreation
- Rochester Higher Education Providers Council