CITY LANDING: About Roanoke

Learn more about the city of Roanoke by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Roanoke will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Roanoke. You can also view apartments for rent in Roanoke, VA by clicking the link and search box below.

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Roanoke Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 13.11%
    10-17: 9.48%
    18-29: 15.80%
    30-39: 14.91%
    40-49: 15.29%
    50-64: 15.02%
    65 & Over: 16.39%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 42.88 sq mi
    Total Population: 98,191
    Population Density Ranking (National): 56th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 60th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 76th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 71st percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $30,719
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $47,320
    Median Income Ranking (National): 23rd percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 19th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 39th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 34th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 38th percentile
    Single: 62nd percentile
    Married With Children: 14th percentile
    Married With No Children: 23rd percentile
    Single With Children: 12th percentile
    Single With No Children: 51st percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: ROANOKE CITY PBLC SCHS
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 13.67 : 1

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