Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina 

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Population

14,186

-4.8% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

6.9%

Median Age

36.3

Comfort Index (Climate)

7.0 / 6.6

summer / winter

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May, September and October are the most pleasant months in Roanoke Rapids, while January and July are the least comfortable months.


Roanoke Rapids, NC Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: North Carolina
County: Halifax County
Metro Area: Roanoke Rapids Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Roanoke Rapids
Zip Codes: 27870


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Roanoke Rapids is 6.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Roanoke Rapids jobs have decreased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Roanoke Rapids's cost of living is 25.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Roanoke Rapids's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Halifax county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 60.3% to 39.1%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Roanoke Rapids's population is 14,186 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 4.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Roanoke Rapids is Real Estate: $98,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.6%.

SCHOOLS
Roanoke Rapids public schools spend $8,624 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in Roanoke Rapids. More Education



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Housing Market in Roanoke Rapids

It's a good time to buy in Roanoke Rapids. Home Appreciation is up 5.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Roanoke Rapids is $98,000.

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Reviews for Roanoke Rapids   2 Reviews
Housing Market - 3/26/2008
This is a inexpensive housing market but you should seek an experience property manager before investing here. Roanoke Rapids is a great place to invest, we have a... Read More

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Roanoke Rapids - 11/20/2007
Well, I lived here for five years. When you first arrive the smell of the paper mill will overwhelm you. The paper mill is one of the biggest employers there. After a... Read More


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