City of Roanoke, VA
Roanoke is located in Roanoke County in Virginia. The median income is $38,265 and the median home value is $134,300. The unemployment rate is 8.33% compared to 7.9% for the U.S. as a whole. Workers commute an average of 18.6 minutes each day. The population is 65.6% White, 27.9% Black, 0.2% American Indian, 1.8% Asian, and 4.5% identify as some other race or ethnicity. For more on the schools, healthcare, and getting around in Roanoke, see each of the tabs below. For those people interested in the walkability of a community, Roanoke has a Walk Score® of 41.
Median Household Income$38,265
Median Home Price$134,300
With a beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains backdrop, it makes sense that most of Roanoke's best things to do center on celebrating the area's natural assets, whether that means literally exploring them or reaping the benefits of their inspiration through local arts and dining offerings. Outdoor Recreation