The unemployment rate in Roanoke is 6.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Roanoke jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Roanoke's cost of living is 16.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Roanoke, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Roanoke city county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 61.8% to 36.0%. More Voting Stats
Roanoke's population is 99,058 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 3.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 20.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Roanoke is Real Estate: $195,100
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.7%.
Roanoke public schools spend $12,452 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.6 students per teacher in Roanoke. More Education