Community Indicators

for the Greater Rochester Area

Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.
—James Baldwin


Rochester continues to have the nation’s 3rd highest concentration of poor people living in extremely poor neighborhoods.

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For a thorough examination of Rochester's concentrated poverty, see Section 4 of the 2016 Poverty Report.


Click here for the Press Release regarding the latest poverty statistics from the 2015 ACS Census Data