Our community provides residents with a world-class quality of life. We have the arts, sports and culture of a big city and the comfort of a small town. There are activities to enjoy year round from boating on Lake Ontario and golfing at one of our 95 golf courses to skiing at top-notch resorts.
Thequality of life in Monroe County is exceptional. We invite you to visit our community and see for yourself why people who move here don’t want to leave.
Monroe County offers access to cultural amenities, affordable health care, recreational activities, cost of living, excellent schools, weather, and an environment in which to raise a healthy and educated family. In addition to a beautiful, varied landscape, an abundance of cultural and recreational activities, Rochester is one of the least congested cities in the U.S., with an average commute of just 20 minutes.