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 5 largest ethnic groups in Roanoke city, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (59.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (28%), White (Hispanic) (3.48%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.96%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.93%). N/A% 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 (1,290 degrees awarded in 2017), Jefferson College of Health Sciences (367 degrees), and Paul Mitchell the School-Roanoke (43 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.