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Posted on: January 23, 2019

Recent Accolades for the City of Rochester


The City of Rochester has ranked in the Top 5 cities in Michigan for several categories. For more details, click here

#1 City in Michigan to Raise a Family 

Rochester has been named the #1 best city in Michigan to raise a family by Analysts compared the 102 most populous cities in the state based on 21 key indicators of family-friendliness. Rochester earned the #1 spot for overall score.


#3 Safest City in Michigan

Rochester has been ranked the #3 safest city in Michigan by Thank you to the men and women of the Rochester Police Department and to our proactive residents for this achievement.

#4 Best Place to Retire in Michigan

Rochester has been ranked the #4 best place to retire in Michigan by Among other factors, this study took into consideration tax burden for retirees, access to quality healthcare, and the number of retiree communities and recreation centers.

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