Living in Roanoke Rapids, NC

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Roanoke Rapids SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9

Roanoke Rapids, NC Cost Of Living

88
Roanoke Rapids's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
14,937
Unemployment
6.4%
Poverty
24.0%
Median Home
$112,900
Median Income
$36,495
Median Rent
$704

Roanoke Rapids, NC Photos

Rankings for Roanoke Rapids in North Carolina

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Map Of Roanoke Rapids, NC

Population over time in Roanoke Rapids

Year Population % Change
2017 14,937 -1.1%
2016 15,107 -2.2%
2015 15,454 -0.7%
2014 15,557 -0.6%
2013 15,653 -0.6%
2012 15,742 -0.3%
2011 15,783 -0.1%
2010 15,793 -0.5%
2009 15,865 -

Race / Ethnicity in Roanoke Rapids

White
56.4% (8,431)
African American
36.2% (5,408)
American Indian
0.5% (81)
Asian
1.3% (194)
Hawaiian
0.2% (36)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.0% (144)
Hispanic
4.3% (643)
Race Roanoke Rapids NC USA
White 56.4% 63.3% 61.1%
African American 36.2% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.3% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
12.7% (189,234)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.3% (153,553)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.5% (171,271)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.7% (204,245)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (210,151)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.8% (235,989)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.8% (146,417)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.9% (102,614)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (47,739)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (32,482)
Income Roanoke Rapids NC USA
Less than $10,000 12.7% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.3% 5.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.5% 10.7% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.7% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 14.2% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.8% 18.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.8% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.9% 12.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 4.9% 7.0%

Gender in Roanoke Rapids

Female
53.7% (8,022)
Male
46.3% (6,915)
Gender Roanoke Rapids NC USA
Female 53.7% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 46.3% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Roanoke Rapids for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (896)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (1,941)
High School / GED
31.0% (4,630)
Some College
18.0% (2,688)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,643)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (1,941)
Master's Degree
6.0% (896)
Professional Degree
1.0% (149)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (149)
Education Roanoke Rapids NC USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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