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Roanoke, VA vs Columbia, NC

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Highlights
- Columbia is 67% less densely populated than Roanoke.
- People are 30.4% more likely to be married in Columbia.
- The Median Age is 10.7 years older in Columbia.

People
 Roanoke, VAColumbia, NCUnited States
 99,572939321,004,407
 95,793932308,745,538
 94,911819285,036,114
 96,397836251,960,433
 3.3%12.3%27.4%
 4.9%14.7%12.6%
 2,34278191
 4313,531,905
 00264,837
 38.449.137.8
 52.1%54.6%50.8%
 47.9%45.4%49.2%
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 Roanoke, VAColumbia, NCUnited States
 6.9%2.8%6.2%
 6.4%12.7%6.4%
 5.4%4.5%6.5%
 3.4%3.9%3.9%
 3.0%0.6%4.1%
 5.1%1.1%5.6%
 15.4%6.9%13.7%
 12.8%15.0%12.7%
 13.0%9.3%13.4%
 6.5%5.2%6.7%
 6.7%16.9%6.0%
 8.7%11.1%8.6%
 4.0%6.0%4.4%
 2.7%4.0%1.9%
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 Race
 Roanoke, VAColumbia, NCUnited States
 59.5%25.8%61.5%
 28.0%44.7%12.3%
 3.0%0.0%5.3%
 0.2%0.0%0.7%
 0.2%0.0%0.2%
 0.2%0.0%0.2%
 2.9%1.7%2.3%
 6.0%27.8%17.6%
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 Family
 Roanoke, VAColumbia, NCUnited States
 42,333362118,825,921
 23,10622578,298,703
 19,22713740,527,218
 2.32.582.63
 40.9%53.3%50.2%
 59.1%46.7%49.8%
 37.9%51.6%48.2%
 3.0%1.7%2.0%
 36.7%22.1%33.1%
 7.7%14.2%5.8%
 14.7%10.4%10.9%
 21.1%18.2%31.1%
 39.3%47.6%42.3%
 26.2%14.7%16.3%
 13.4%19.6%10.3%

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Reviews for Roanoke    40 Reviews
Roanoke Has Lots to Offer - 3/7/2019
I've lived in the Roanoke-Salem area all my live, and in Roanoke City for the past 21 years. I've seen so many positive changes. The city itself hovers around 100k... Read More

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Lots of amenities for small to medium MSA - 3/4/2019
Roanoke City is about 100k population, Roanoke County almost the same, Salem is 25k. VA has independent cities which are compact and generally contain some wealthy older... Read More

If you have morals, you don’t belong in Roanoke. - 1/28/2019
I’ve lived in this city for over a year now. At first, it seems like it’s going to be nice. You’re shown the parks, center of the square, and the star. I was promised... Read More

Reviews for Columbia    1 Reviews
relocating - 10/25/2008
My Husband is getting PCS to Ft. Jackson.. Can anyone tell me some good neighborhoods around there. Also the names of good... Read More

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ZIPS IN ROANOKE, VIRGINIA
24012 24017 24014 24015 24016 24013 24011
ZIPS IN COLUMBIA, NORTH CAROLINA
27925

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