In 2020, Roanoke, VA had a population of 313k people with a median age of 42.9 and a median household income of $57,642. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Roanoke, VA grew from 313,009 to 313,289, a 0.0895% increase and its median household income grew from $56,596 to $57,642, a 1.85% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Roanoke, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (78%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (13%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.35%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.27%), and White (Hispanic) (2.22%).
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.
97.4% of the residents in Roanoke, VA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Roanoke, VA are Virginia Western Community College (233949) (1,016 degrees awarded in 2020), Roanoke College (233426) (479 degrees), and American National University (336 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Roanoke, VA was $183,800, and the homeownership rate was 68.9%.
Most people in Roanoke, VA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Roanoke, VA was 2 cars per household.
Roanoke, VA borders Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, VA, Danville, VA, Lynchburg, VA, and Martinsville, VA.