Roanoke (city) County VA Information


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  1. Roanoke (city) County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forRoanoke (city) County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Roanoke (city) County VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 100,507
Population in Households 98,381
Population in Familes 71,137
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,126
Population Density2 2,361
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $38,151
Average Household Income $53,449
Per Capita Income $23,891


Total Housing Units 48,450 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 22,551 (46.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 21,454 (44.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,445 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $137,310
Average Home Value $181,515


Total Households 44,005
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 23,791
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.43% 0.33%
Households 0.36% 0.29%
Families 0.16% 0.15%
Median Household Income   2.04%
Per Capita Income   2.98%


Roanoke (city) County VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Roanoke (city) County to the other 133 counties / independent cities and county equivalents in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 18 87th
Population Density # 19 86th
Diversity Index # 25 83rd
Median Household Income # 113 16th
Per Capita Income # 94 30th

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