A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Rochester ...
Rochester is located on the Olympic Peninsula.
Rochester is located in Thurston County.
When the people of Rochester refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Rochesterian<1>
Rochester is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Rochester lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Rochester is within the (360) area code.
The ZIP code for Rochester: 98579<3>
Communities near Rochester ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Rochester.
Communities Also Named Rochester ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 32 communities that are also named Rochester - they are located in Alberta, California, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (6), Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana (2), Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (4), Pennsylvania, Texas, Vermont and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rochester.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Rochester:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rochester ...
Looking for more information about Rochester? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Rochester, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Rochester.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Rochester. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Thurston County: www.co.thurston.wa.us/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 15 Jan 2019