Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina 

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Population

15,107

11% Decline

Unemployment Rate

6.1%

Median Income

$36,477

Avg. Home Price

$89,300

Best Places to Live in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina

Local Listings in Roanoke, Rapids, NC
 $79,000 
1318 Carolina Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1080 SqFt
 $79,000 
1318 Carolina Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1080 SqFt
 $77,500 
434 Charlotte St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1085 SqFt
 $88,900 
105 Radar Circle Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1270 SqFt

QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
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 6.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Roanoke Rapids jobs have decreased by 0.66%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Roanoke Rapids's cost of living is 22.60% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Roanoke Rapids's Cost of Living

VOTING
Halifax county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Roanoke Rapids's population is 15,107 people. Since 2000, it has had a population decline of 10.91%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Roanoke Rapids is $85,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.16%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Roanoke Rapids

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. Learn More...


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Housing Market in Roanoke Rapids

It's a good time to buy in Roanoke Rapids. Home Appreciation is up 5.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Roanoke Rapids Real Estate or Find top agents in Roanoke Rapids

The median home price in Roanoke Rapids is $89,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Roanoke Rapids   3 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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Grew up there, glad I left! - 2/9/2008
I grew up in Roanoke Rapids, and I thankfully married and moved away! The housing market is ridiculous there. I think the houses are way too pricy for the type of area... Read More

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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ZIP CODES IN ROANOKE RAPIDS, NORTH CAROLINA
27870

NEW LISTINGS IN ROANOKE RAPIDS NC
$79,000
1318 Carolina Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$77,500
434 Charlotte St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$88,900
105 Radar Circle Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$99,500
125 Radar Circle Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$104,900
1024 Cleveland St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$99,900
315 Franklin St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

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