In 2017, Roanoke city, VA had a population of 99.6k people with a median age of 38.4 and a median household income of $41,483. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Roanoke city, VA grew from 99,329 to 99,572, a 0.245% increase and its median household income grew from $39,201 to $41,483, a 5.82% increase.
The population of Roanoke city, VA is 59.5% White Alone, 28% Black or African American Alone, and 6.04% Hispanic or Latino. 9.26% of the people in Roanoke city, VA speak a non-English language, and 94% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Roanoke city, VA are Virginia Western Community College (1,181 degrees awarded in 2016), Jefferson College of Health Sciences (352 degrees), and Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine (41 degrees).
The median property value in Roanoke city, VA is $133,700, and the homeownership rate is 51.9%. Most people in Roanoke city, VA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Roanoke city, VA is 2 cars per household.