Roanoke, VA Demographics

Roanoke demographics profile

Population (2013)97,0328,260,405316,128,839
Population (2000)94,9117,078,515281,421,906
Population growth2.2%16.7%12.3%
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%57%58%
Speak English95%90%88%
Speak Spanish2%5%7%
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The Roanoke population was 97,032 in 2012 compared to 94,911 in 2000. The Roanoke, VA population has increased by 2.2% from 2000 to 2012.

In Roanoke 95% of the people speak English and 2% of people speak Spanish, also in Roanoke 49.5% of people are married.


Roanoke population breakdown by race

African American26.75%15.66%8.40%
American Indian0.28%0.28%1.31%
Native Hawaiian0.06%0.04%0.14%
Mixed race1.99%1.88%2.06%
Other race0.80%1.92%3.47%
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In Roanoke, 1.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Roanoke age breakdown

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Age of children in married couples

Data displayed in the above graphs is based on 2000 census data.

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