Roanoke County, Virginia Population 2018

Roanoke County, Virginia's estimated population is 93,730 with a growth rate of 0.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Roanoke County, Virginia is the 21st largest county in Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201793,730750.08%
201693,6552920.31%
201693,363670.07%
201593,296-72-0.08%
201493,368300.03%
201393,3385920.64%
201292,746-101-0.11%
201192,8474330.47%
201092,41413,08216.49%
199079,3326,3878.76%
198072,9455,6068.33%
197067,3395,6469.15%
196061,69320,20748.71%
195041,486-1,411-3.29%
194042,8977,60821.56%
193035,28912,89457.58%
192022,3952,77214.13%
191019,6233,78623.91%
190015,837-14,264-47.39%
189030,10116,996129.69%
188013,1053,75540.16%
18709,3501,30216.18%
18608,048-429-5.06%
18508,4772,97854.16%
18405,4990.00%

Roanoke County, Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White83,351
Black or African American5,398
Asian2,580
Two or More Races1,847
Some Other Race379
American Indian and Alaska Native100

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Roanoke County, Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Roanoke County, Virginia Median Age

43.7


Total

42.3


Male

45.3


Female

Roanoke County, Virginia Adults

There are 74,268 adults, (18,356 of which are seniors) in Roanoke County, Virginia.

Roanoke County, Virginia Age Dependency

67.6

Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Roanoke County, Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

48,709

52.01%

Male

44,946

47.99%

Roanoke County, Virginia Households and Families

Roanoke County, Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Roanoke County, Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
All74.3%25.7%
Non Family62%38%
Female58.8%41.2%
Male58.3%41.7%

74.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Roanoke County, Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All38,3222.3974.3
Married20,1052.9986.5
Non Family12,4331.1562
Female4,0902.858.8
Male1,6943.3558.3

2.92

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Roanoke County, Virginia Households

Roanoke County, Virginia Education

Roanoke County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9752.95%
9th to 12th Grade3,6235.41%
High School Graduate17,27125.78%
Some College14,22021.23%
Associates Degree7,05910.54%
Bachelors Degree15,05722.48%
Graduate Degree7,77911.61%

Roanoke County, Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White59,58154,75920,060
Black3,6003,2561,199
Asian1,7151,5731,059
Hispanic1,2911,134287
Multiple Races810635222
Other Race13310544
Native American83839

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 61.75%.

Roanoke County, Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,725$47,163$32,933
Less Than High School$22,293$26,770$16,728
High School Grad$32,205$38,485$26,746
Some College$36,376$42,603$30,131
Bachelors Degree$46,053$59,017$40,668
Graduate Degree$62,008$79,353$52,756

$40,725

Average Earnings

$47,163

Average Male

$32,933

Average Female

Roanoke County, Virginia Language

Roanoke County, Virginia Language by Age

Roanoke County, Virginia Language

93.17% of Roanoke County, Virginia residents speak only English, while 6.83% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 2.38% of the population.

Roanoke County, Virginia Poverty

Roanoke County, Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White79,6235,6217.06%
Black5,00072014.40%
Multiple1,81650527.81%
Asian2,55128010.98%
Hispanic2,4411516.19%
Other375123.20%
Native10088.00%

7.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.16%

Male Poverty Rate

8.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Roanoke County, Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Roanoke County, Virginia is Multiple, with 27.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Roanoke County, Virginia is Other, with 3.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.49%.

Roanoke County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.31%
High School7.59%
Some College7.05%
Bachelors or Greater3.25%

Roanoke County, Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.49%
Male Unemployed13.30%
Female Employed4.76%
Male Employed2.93%

Roanoke County, Virginia Income

Roanoke County, Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,380$77,347
Families$75,120$92,039
Married Families$84,211$
Non Families$34,462$45,053

Roanoke County, Virginia Marital Status

Roanoke County, Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Roanoke County, Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Roanoke County, Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Roanoke County, Virginia Marital Status by Race

Roanoke County, Virginia Veterans

Roanoke County, Virginia Veterans by War

7,519

Number of Veterans

6,918

Male Veterans

601

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,509
First Gulf War1,549
Second Gulf War1,124
Korea768
World War II510

Roanoke County, Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,964
35 to 541,943
75+1,840
55 to 641,201
18 to 34571

Roanoke County, Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,09010.58%
Black3649.08%
Hispanic1056.59%
2 or More292.83%
Asian241.28%
Indian1213.33%

Roanoke County, Virginia Veterans by Education

6.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Roanoke County, Virginia Employment Status

Roanoke County, Virginia Employment by Age

62.6%

Labor Force Participation

59.5%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Roanoke County, Virginia Employment by Race

Roanoke County, Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Roanoke County, Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Vinton805781851281.59%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990