Rocky Mount, Virginia 

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Population

4,746

-1.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.1%

Median Income

$24,788

Median Home Price

$138,600

Best Places to Live in Rocky Mount, Virginia

Mid-sized city - Southwestern Virginia along the Blue Ridge Mountains
Pros
-Nearby mountains
-Attractive downtown
-Pleasant climate
Cons
-Future job growth
-Some industrial feel
-Air service

Local Listings in Rocky, Mount, VA
 $159,950 
1505 Doe Run Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1458 SqFt
 $159,950 
1505 Doe Run Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1458 SqFt
 $150,000 
200 Southside Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1104 SqFt
 $140,000 
90 Wilson St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1284 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Roanoke Metro Area

Roanoke is a mid-sized commercial and transportation center located between the Blue Ridge and Appalachian mountains in the western part of the state. The city area spreads through a narrow valley surrounded by hills and mountains. The downtown area itself is an American classic with museums, shops and a famous farmer’s market in a lively historic central core known as Market Square. More modern commercial structures surround this core. On the whole Roanoke is more “old” than “new” South, but is bringing in a strong influx of northern migrants (evidenced among other things by a minor league hockey team).


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Virginia
County: Franklin County
Metro Area: Roanoke Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Rocky Mount
Zip Codes: 24151
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1176 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Rocky Mount is 3.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rocky Mount jobs have increased by 1.71%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rocky Mount's cost of living is 9.70% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Rocky Mount's Cost of Living

VOTING
Franklin county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Rocky Mount's population is 4,746 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.08%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Rocky Mount is $138,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.52%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Rocky Mount

SCHOOLS
Rocky Mount public schools spend $10,861 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.5 students per teacher in Rocky Mount. More Education


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Housing Market in Rocky Mount

It's a good time to buy in Rocky Mount. Home Appreciation is up 5.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Rocky Mount Real Estate or Find top agents in Rocky Mount

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Reviews for Rocky Mount   1 Reviews
Nice little town, but very close knit and slow. - 2/18/2014
This is the very first time my wife and I have moved to such a very lower populated and less educated town that is still tucked away in yesterday, and its rich value in... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN ROCKY MOUNT VA
$159,950
1505 Doe Run Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$150,000
200 Southside Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$140,000
90 Wilson St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$164,999
801 Ledbetter Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$165,000
435 Orchard Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$159,950
555 Old Fort Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

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