Roanoke Rapids, NC

Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

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2019 Population
71,136
1.09% 1-year decline
US Senator
Richard Burr
Republican Party
US Senator
Thom Tillis
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
45.3
0.667% 1-year increase
2019 Poverty Rate
24.4%
0.42% 1-year increase
2019 Median Household Income
$36,128
4.25% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$85,500
0.352% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
26,644
0.0975% 1-year decline

About

In 2019, Roanoke Rapids, NC had a population of 71.1k people with a median age of 45.3 and a median household income of $36,128. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Roanoke Rapids, NC declined from 71,923 to 71,136, a −1.09% decrease and its median household income grew from $34,654 to $36,128, a 4.25% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Roanoke Rapids, NC are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (53.6%), White (Non-Hispanic) (38.5%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (2.61%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.82%), and White (Hispanic) (1.74%). 0% of the households in Roanoke Rapids, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

99% of the residents in Roanoke Rapids, NC are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Roanoke Rapids, NC are Halifax Community College (422 degrees awarded in 2019).

In 2019, the median property value in Roanoke Rapids, NC was $85,500, and the homeownership rate was 64.3%. Most people in Roanoke Rapids, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Roanoke Rapids, NC was 2 cars per household.

Roanoke Rapids, NC borders Raleigh, NC and Rocky Mount, NC.

Diversity

Roanoke Rapids, NC is home to a population of 71.1k people, from which 99% are citizens. As of 2019, 1.81% of Roanoke Rapids, NC residents were born outside of the country (1.29k people).

In 2019, there were 1.39 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (38.2k people) in Roanoke Rapids, NC than any other race or ethnicity. There were 27.4k White (Non-Hispanic) and 1.86k American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Roanoke Rapids, NC
  1. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    38.2k ± 329
  2. White (Non-Hispanic)
    27.4k ± 2
  3. American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic)
    1.86k ± 110
2.71%
Hispanic Population
1.93k people

In 2019, there were 1.39 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (38.2k people) in Roanoke Rapids, NC than any other race or ethnicity. There were 27.4k White (Non-Hispanic) and 1.86k American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

2.71% of the people in Roanoke Rapids, NC are hispanic (1.93k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Roanoke Rapids, NC as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

1.81%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
1.29k people
1.87%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
1.35k people

As of 2019, 1.81% of Roanoke Rapids, NC residents (1.29k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Roanoke Rapids, NC was 1.87%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Age by Nativity

46
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.3
40
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 5.7

In 2019, the median age of all people in Roanoke Rapids, NC was 45.3. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 46, were generally older than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 40. But people in Roanoke Rapids, NC are getting getting older. In 2018, the average age of all Roanoke Rapids, NC residents was 45.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    229,947 ± 11,640 people
  2. India
    70,805 ± 6,510 people
  3. Honduras
    36,544 ± 4,685 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of North Carolina was Mexico, the natal country of 229,947 North Carolina residents, followed by India with 70,805 and Honduras with 36,544.

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Citizenship

99%
2019 Citizenship
98.8%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 99% of Roanoke Rapids, NC residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Roanoke Rapids, NC was 98.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,501 ± 205
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    526 ± 161
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    501 ± 161

Roanoke Rapids, NC has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.85 times greater than any other conflict.

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COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Y-Axis

This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in North Carolina, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in North Carolina (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in North Carolina. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in North Carolina.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of North Carolina across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Economy

Median household income in Roanoke Rapids, NC is $36,128. In 2019, the county with the highest Median Household Income in Roanoke Rapids, NC was Union County, NC with a value of $85,985, followed by Wake County, NC and Orange County, NC, with respective values of $84,215 and $74,299.

Males in North Carolina have an average income that is 1.33 times higher than the average income of females, which is $47,862. The income inequality in North Carolina (measured using the Gini index) is 0.472, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Roanoke Rapids, NC employs 26.6k people. The largest industries in Roanoke Rapids, NC are Manufacturing (5,028 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (3,939 people), and Retail Trade (2,981 people), and the highest paying industries are Information ($53,611), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($46,761), and Public Administration ($40,308).

Wages

Median Household Income

$36,128
2019 value
± $1,362
4.25%
1 Year Growth
± 5.07%

Households in Roanoke Rapids, NC have a median annual income of $36,128, which is less than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $34,654 in 2018, which represents a 4.25% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$63,585
Average Male Salary in North Carolina
± $1,168
$47,862
Average Female Salary in North Carolina
± $855

In 2019, full-time male employees in North Carolina made 1.33 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in North Carolina by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in North Carolina
  1. Asian
    $64,719 ± $4,583
  2. White
    $53,494 ± $850
  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
    $42,933 ± $24,629

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of North Carolina workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.21 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in North Carolina.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in North Carolina by number of full-time employees.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Roanoke Rapids, NC is from North Carolina.
0.472
2019 Wage GINI in North Carolina
0.473
2018 Wage GINI in North Carolina

In 2019, the income inequality in North Carolina was 0.472 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0599% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for North Carolina was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in North Carolina in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in North Carolina across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

In 2019, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Roanoke Rapids, NC was Union County, NC with a value of $85,985, followed by Wake County, NC and Orange County, NC, with respective values of $84,215 and $74,299.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

24.4% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Roanoke Rapids, NC (16.8k out of 68.9k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Males 6 - 11 and then Females 45 - 54.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. Black
    11,182 ± 662
  2. White
    4,357 ± 490
  3. Native American
    750 ± 143

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Roanoke Rapids, NC is Black, followed by White and Native American.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

26.6k
2019 Value
± 1,165
−0.0975%
1 Year decline
± 6.09%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Roanoke Rapids, NC declined at a rate of −0.0975%, from 26.7k employees to 26.6k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Roanoke Rapids, NC, are Production Occupations (2,967 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,740 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (2,432 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Roanoke Rapids, NC.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Roanoke Rapids, NC, by number of employees, are Production Occupations (2,967 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,740 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (2,432 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other MSAs, Roanoke Rapids, NC has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (2.88 times higher than expected), Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (2.47 times), and Production Occupations (1.97 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Roanoke Rapids, NC, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($88,977), Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($69,167), and Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($61,712).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

26.6k
2019 Value
± 1,165
−0.0975%
1 Year decline
± 6.09%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Roanoke Rapids, NC declined at a rate of −0.0975%, from 26.7k employees to 26.6k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Roanoke Rapids, NC, are Manufacturing (5,028 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (3,939 people), and Retail Trade (2,981 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Roanoke Rapids, NC, though some of these residents may live in Roanoke Rapids, NC and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Roanoke Rapids, NC, by number of employees, are Manufacturing (5,028 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (3,939 people), and Retail Trade (2,981 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other MSAs, Roanoke Rapids, NC has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (2.94 times higher than expected), Manufacturing (1.89 times), and Utilities (1.68 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Roanoke Rapids, NC, by median earnings, are Information ($53,611), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($46,761), and Public Administration ($40,308).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from North Carolina to other states, or from other states to North Carolina.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $54.1B
  2. $40B
  3. $36.8B

In 2018, the top outbound North Carolina product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $54.1B, followed by Pharmaceuticals ($40B) and Machinery ($36.8B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound North Carolina products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for North Carolina.
$430B
2018 Value in North Carolina
$840B
Projected 2045 Value in North Carolina
95.4% growth

In 2018, total outbound North Carolina trade was $430B. This is expected to increase 95.4% to $840B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound North Carolina trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from North Carolina to other states, or from other states to North Carolina.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $28.2B
  2. $27.5B
  3. $24.4B

In 2018, the top outbound North Carolina domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Georgia with $28.2B, followed by South Carolina with $27.5B and Virginia and $24.4B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that North Carolina shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in North Carolina went to Donald J. Trump with 49.8% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (46.2%), followed by Gary Johnson (2.74%). The most partisan county was Graham County, NC with 78.8% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Richard Burr and Thom Tillis are the senators currently representing the state of North Carolina. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

North Carolina is currently represented by 13 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Showing data up to the 2016 election. Updated election results are currently being processed, and will be released in the coming months.
Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for North Carolina
49.8% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in North Carolina
  1. 78.8% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 78.8% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 77.7% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in North Carolina was Graham County, NC with 78.8% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in North Carolina colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from North Carolina

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Richard Burr
Senator from North Carolina3
Assumed office on January 3, 2005
Thom Tillis
Senator from North Carolina2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

Richard Burr and Thom Tillis are the senators currently representing North Carolina.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in North Carolina over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from North Carolina

North Carolina is currently represented by 13 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for North Carolina have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2019, universities in Roanoke Rapids, NC awarded 422 degrees. The student population of Roanoke Rapids, NC is skewed towards women, with 390 male students and 697 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Roanoke Rapids, NC are Black or African American (230 and 54.6%), followed by White (135 and 32.1%), Unknown (30 and 7.13%), and American Indian or Alaska Native (14 and 3.33%).

The largest universities in Roanoke Rapids, NC by number of degrees awarded are Halifax Community College (422 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Roanoke Rapids, NC are Liberal Arts & Sciences (50 and 11.8%), Medical Office Management (49 and 11.6%), and Foodservice System Management (31 and 7.35%).

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 34 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 31 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 29 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common concentation for < 1 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in Roanoke Rapids, NC was Medical Office Management with 34 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a < 1 Year Postsecondary Certificate from schools in Roanoke Rapids, NC according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
422 degrees awarded

In 2019, the Roanoke Rapids, NC institution with the largest number of graduating students was Halifax Community College with 422 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

219
Degrees Awarded to Men
203
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 219 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Roanoke Rapids, NC, which is 1.08 times more than the 203 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Roanoke Rapids, NC by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Black or African American
    230 degrees awarded
  2. White
    135 degrees awarded
  3. Unknown
    30 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Roanoke Rapids, NC was Black or African American students. These 230 degrees mean that there were 1.7 times more degrees awarded to Black or African American students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, White, with 135 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Roanoke Rapids, NC was $85,500 in 2019, which is 0.356 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $85,200 to $85,500, a 0.352% increase. The homeownership rate in Roanoke Rapids, NC is 64.3%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Roanoke Rapids, NC have an average commute time of 23.7 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Roanoke Rapids, NC is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$85,500
2019 Median
± $2,526
$85,200
2018 Median
± $2,984

In 2019, the median property value in Roanoke Rapids, NC grew to to $85,500 from the previous year's value of $85,200.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Roanoke Rapids, NC compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Roanoke Rapids, NC the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$36,128
Median Household Income
± $1,362
29.6k
Number of Households
± 1,144

In 2019, the median household income of the 29.6k households in Roanoke Rapids, NC grew to $36,128 from the previous year's value of $34,654.

The following chart displays the households in Roanoke Rapids, NC distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the < $10k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Roanoke Rapids, NC distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Roanoke Rapids, NC the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

64.3%
2019 Homeownership
64.5%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 64.3% of the housing units in Roanoke Rapids, NC were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 64.5%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Roanoke Rapids, NC compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

23.7 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Roanoke Rapids, NC have a shorter commute time (23.7 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 3.33% of the workforce in Roanoke Rapids, NC have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (83.5%)
  2. Carpooled (11.1%)
  3. Worked At Home (2.86%)

In 2019, 83.5% of workers in Roanoke Rapids, NC drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (11.1%) and those who worked at home (2.86%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Roanoke Rapids, NC distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Roanoke Rapids, NC have 2 cars, followed by false.

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Health

87.3% of the population of Roanoke Rapids, NC has health coverage, with 34.3% on employee plans, 23.5% on Medicaid, 16.1% on Medicare, 11.6% on non-group plans, and 1.81% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in North Carolina was $7,264 in 2014. This is a 3.37% increase from the previous year ($7,027).

Primary care physicians in North Carolina see 1405 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.496% decrease from the previous year (1412 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1718 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 389 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Jones County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (27.2%). Additionally, Bladen County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (49.1%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,405 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in North Carolina

Primary care physicians in North Carolina see an average of 1,405 patients per year. This represents a 0.496% decrease from the previous year (1,412 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in North Carolina in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$7,264
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in North Carolina
$3,859
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$7,225
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$10,260
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in North Carolina (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 3.37%, from $7,027 to $7,264.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

12.7%
Uninsured
34.3%
Employer Coverage
23.5%
Medicaid
16.1%
Medicare
11.6%
Non-Group
1.81%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Roanoke Rapids, NC grew by 3.14% from 12.4% to 12.7%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Roanoke Rapids, NC changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 27.2% prevalence
  2. 25.2% prevalence
  3. 23.2% prevalence

Jones County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in North Carolina, at 27.2%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in North Carolina by county over multiple years.

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