StatisticBestRochesterNew York
Population density (sq mi)1,2525,878413
Median age32.631.338.2
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a31%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1858%50%43%
Speak Englishn/a80%70%
Speak Spanishn/a13%15%

Key findings

  • The population density in Best is 79% lower than Rochester
  • The median age in Best is 4% higher than Rochester
  • In Best 18.57% of the population is White
  • In Best 71.72% of the population is Black
  • In Best 0.16% of the population is Asian

Compare Rochester, NY Demographics


      Best population breakdown by race

      RaceBestRochesterNew York
      American Indian0.42%0.86%0.38%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.04%
      Mixed race4.92%4.41%2.93%
      Other race4.20%4.24%8.62%
      In Best, 17.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

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      Best age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Best, Rochester, NY demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).