5 Things I Love About Living in Rochester, MN

1) Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic is the number 1 ranked hospital in the United States. Mayo attracts talented professionals from around the world making Rochester a diverse city.

2) Growing City

The Destination Medical Center (DMC) is a 20 year economic development plan to make Rochester a medical destination.

3) Low Traffic and Short Commutes

The average commute in Rochester, MN is 16 minutes compared to the national average of 26 minutes. Rochesters is a very easy city to navigate and to get around.

4) Community Events

There are many things to do in Rochester in both the winter and summer. Some of the top things to do are  Thursdays on Downtown, Social Ice and much more.

5) Safe City To Live In

Compared to bigger cities, Rochester is very safe and ranks 11/100 compared to the U.S. average of 22/100.


5 Things I would CHANGE About Living In Rochester, MN

1) The Winter

2) Basements

3) Shoveling

4) No Beaches

5) Airport