Rochester home prices fall in September 2017
In September 2017, there were 12 homes sold, with a median sale price of $163,000 - a 5.5% decrease over the $172,500 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were eight homes sold in Rochester in September 2016.
The median sales tax in Rochester for 2017 was $3,247. In 2016, the median sales tax was $3,394. This marks an decrease of 4.3%. The effective property tax rate, using the median property tax and median home sale price as the basis, is 2%.
The following table compares Rochester to other Sangamon County cities with similar median sales prices in September 2017: