Roanoke, VA Metro Area has a population of 312,576 people with a median age of 42.5 and a median household income of $50,551. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Roanoke, VA Metro Area grew from 311,901 to 312,576, a 0.22% increase and its median household income declined from $50,571 to $50,551, a 0.04% decrease.
The population of Roanoke, VA Metro Area is 78.9% White, 13.8% Black, and 3.34% Hispanic. 6.37% of the people in Roanoke, VA Metro Area speak a non-English language, and 97.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Roanoke, VA Metro Area are Virginia Western Community College, with 1,107 graduates, American National University, with 554 graduates, and Roanoke College, with 465 graduates.
The median property value in Roanoke, VA Metro Area is $171,400, and the homeownership rate is 69.2%. Most people in Roanoke, VA Metro Area commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Roanoke, VA Metro Area is 2 cars per household.
Roanoke, VA Metro Area is a metropolitan statistical area countaining Roanoke city, VA; Roanoke County, VA; and Franklin County, VA and the census places Roanoke, VA; Cave Spring, VA; and Salem, VA.