Roanoke Information

Roanoke Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Roanoke, VA

General Roanoke Information

State: Virginia

County: Roanoke County

Close cities: Cave Spring, VA, Hardy, VA, Cloverdale, VA, Vinton, VA, Hollins, VA, Roanoke, VA, Salem, VA, Boones Mill, VA

Roanoke Population (census data)
Total 92,600 (-2.7% since 2000)
Male 43,417 (46.9%)
Female 49,183 (53.1%)

Population Density: 2,159 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.0 (US Avg is 100)

Roanoke Elevation: 940 feet above sea level

Land Area: 42.9 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,270

Zip Codes: 24002, 24043, 24023, 24157, 24042, 24010, 24040, 24026, 24033, 24007, 24037, 24032, 24014, 24015, 24008, 24155, 24031, 24025, 24004, 24016, 24017, 24022, 24036, 24012, 24035, 24005, 24013, 24028, 24024, 24001, 24029, 24009, 24003, 24030, 24027, 24038, 24006, 24019, 24020, 24034, 24050, 24011, 24018, 24048, 24045, and 24044.

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Roanoke Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (68.8%)
  • Black (26.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Vietnamese (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (12.5%)
  • German (9.5%)
  • English (9.1%)
  • Irish (7.9%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.7%)
  • Italian (1.8%)
Foriegn Born: 2,904 people (3.1%)
  • Asia (37.9%)
  • Europe (34.5%)
  • Latin America (27.6%)

Local Roanoke Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles
NBA Basketball: Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Washington Capitals

Roanoke School Information

High Schools
Cave Spring High (3712 Chaparral Drive, Roanoke, VA, 24018 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Hidden Valley High (5000 Titan Trail, Roanoke, VA, 24018 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Northside High (6758 Northside High School Road, Roanoke, VA, 24019 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Patrick Henry High (2102 Grandin Road SW, Roanoke, VA, 24015 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
William Fleming High (3649 Ferncliff Avenue NW, Roanoke, VA, 24017 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Addison Aerospace Magnet Middle (1220 5th Street NW, Roanoke, VA, 24016 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Breckinridge Middle (3901 Williamson Road NW, Roanoke, VA, 24012 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Cave Spring Middle (4880 Brambleton Avenue, Roanoke, VA, 24018 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Hidden Valley Middle (4902 Hidden Valley School Road, Roanoke, VA, 24018 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
James Madison Middle (1160 Overland Road SW, Roanoke, VA, 24015 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Northside Middle (6810 Northside High School Road, Roanoke, VA, 24019 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Stonewall Jackson Middle (1004 Montrose Avenue SE, Roanoke, VA, 24013 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
William Ruffner Middle (3601 Ferncliff Avenue NW, Roanoke, VA, 24017 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Woodrow Wilson Middle (1813 Carter Road SW, Roanoke, VA, 24015 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Back Creek Elementary (7130 Bent Mountain Road, Roanoke, VA, 24018 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Bonsack Elementary (5437 Crumpacker Drive, Roanoke, VA, 24019 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Burlington Elementary (6533 Peters Creek Road, Roanoke, VA, 24019 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Cave Spring Elementary (5404 Springlawn Avenue, Roanoke, VA, 24018 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Clearbrook Elementary (5205 Franklin Road, Roanoke, VA, 24014 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Crystal Spring Elementary (2620 Carolina Avenue SW, Roanoke, VA, 24014 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Fairview Magnet Elementary (648 Westwood Boulevard NW, Roanoke, VA, 24017 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Fallon Park Elementary (502 19th Street SE, Roanoke, VA, 24013 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Fishburn Park Elementary (3057 Colonial Avenue SW, Roanoke, VA, 24015 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Garden City Elementary (3718 Garden City Boulevard SE, Roanoke, VA, 24014 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Glen Cove Elementary (5901 Cove Road, Roanoke, VA, 24019 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Grandin Court Elementary (2815 Spessard Avenue SW, Roanoke, VA, 24015 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Green Valley Elementary (3838 Overdale Road, Roanoke, VA, 24018 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Highland Park Magnet Elementary (1212 5th Street SW, Roanoke, VA, 24016 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Hurt Park Elementary (1525 Salem Avenue SW, Roanoke, VA, 24016 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Monterey Elementary (4501 Oliver Road NE, Roanoke, VA, 24012 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Morningside Elementary (1716 Wilson Street SE, Roanoke, VA, 24013 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Mountain View Elementary (5901 Plantation Circle, Roanoke, VA, 24019 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Mt. Pleasant Elementary (3216 Mt Pleasant Boulevard, Roanoke, VA, 24014 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Oak Grove Elementary (5005 Grandin Road Extension, Roanoke, VA, 24018 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Penn Forest Elementary (6328 Merriman Road, Roanoke, VA, 24018 - Roanoke County Public Schools District)
Raleigh Court Elementary (2202 Grandin Road SW, Roanoke, VA, 24015 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Virginia Heights Elementary (1210 Amherst Avenue SW, Roanoke, VA, 24015 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Wasena Elementary (1125 Sherwood Avenue SW, Roanoke, VA, 24015 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Westside Elementary (1441 Westside Boulevard NW, Roanoke, VA, 24017 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Forest Park Magnet (2730 Melrose Avenue NW, Roanoke, VA, 24017 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Huff Lane Microvillage (4412 Huff Lane NW, Roanoke, VA, 24012 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Lincoln Terrace Saturn Network (1802 Liberty Road NW, Roanoke, VA, 24012 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Oakland Intermediate (3229 Williamson Road NW, Roanoke, VA, 24012 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)
Roanoke Acdmy/Math & Science (1122 Nineteenth Street, Roanoke, VA, 24017 - Roanoke City Public Schools District)

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