roanoke Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 498 14.6 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 1,382 40.5 % 32.2 %
Some College 856 25.1 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 469 13.7 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 206 6.0 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,637 77.3 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 536 15.7 % 15.7 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 5,987 - -
19 years old and under 1,409 23.5 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 1,850 30.9 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 1,473 24.6 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 1,255 21.0 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,513 98.7 % 84.4 %
Spanish 62 1.1 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 13 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 721 31.0 % 33.6 %
Married 1,029 44.2 % 50.4 %
Separated 95 4.1 % 2.5 %
Divorced 482 20.7 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,868 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,441 85.1 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 427 14.9 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,825 63.6 % 61.5 %
2-Units 128 4.5 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 138 4.8 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 213 7.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 35 1.2 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 128 4.5 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 401 14.0 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 333 11.6 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 593 20.7 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 372 13.0 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 324 11.3 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 682 23.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 343 12.0 % 12.8 %
Electric 1,645 57.4 % 33.9 %
Natural Gas 400 13.9 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 337 11.8 % 4.1 %
Wood 43 1.5 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 16 0.6 % 0.4 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 3,330 56.8 % 75.1 %
African-American 2,531 43.2 % 13.1 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 36,591 57,617
Median Family Income 39,703 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 20,550 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 48.39 %
  • Temperature 57.13 ℉
  • Rainfall 5.18 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 18.63
    [CDD] 0

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.04 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com