Roanoke, VA

Looking to move to Roanoke, VA? You’ve come to the right place. Livability helps people find their perfect places to live, and we’ve got everything you need to know to decide if moving to Roanoke, VA is right for you.

Let’s start with the basics: Roanoke, VA is located in Roanoke city and it has a population of 99,998. What about cost of living in Roanoke, VA? The median income in Roanoke, VA is $43,212 and the median home value is $146,301.

Read on to learn more about Roanoke, VA, and if you’d like some tips and advice for making your big move, check out our Make Your Move page, where you’ll find all kinds of stories and insights including How to Start Over in a New City, Tips for Getting to Know a New City Before You Move and so much more.

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