In 2021, Roanoke, VA had a population of 315k people with a median age of 42.8 and a median household income of $60,907. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Roanoke, VA grew from 313,289 to 314,501, a 0.387% increase and its median household income grew from $57,642 to $60,907, a 5.66% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Roanoke, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (77.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (13%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.64%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.41%), and White (Hispanic) (1.93%).
None of the households in Roanoke, VA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.5% of the residents in Roanoke, VA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Roanoke, VA are Virginia Western Community College (233949) (1,133 degrees awarded in 2021), Roanoke College (233426) (458 degrees), and American National University (250 degrees).
In 2021, the median property value in Roanoke, VA was $191,500, and the homeownership rate was 68.7%.
Most people in Roanoke, VA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Roanoke, VA was 2 cars per household.