Roanoke, Texas Population 2021

10,154
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Roanoke is a city located in Denton County Texas. With a 2020 population of 10,154, it is the 240th largest city in Texas and the 3071st largest city in the United States . Roanoke is currently growing at a rate of 3.92% annually and its population has increased by 70.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,962 in 2010. Roanoke reached it's highest population of 10,154 in 2021. Spanning over 7 miles, Roanoke has a population density of 1,536 people per square mile.

The average household income in Roanoke is $113,336 with a poverty rate of 5.75%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,288 per month, and the median house value is $324,900. The median age in Roanoke is 35 years, 33 years for males, and 37.2 years for females.

Roanoke Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Roanoke was:

  • White: 80.36%
  • Asian: 6.94%
  • Other race: 4.58%
  • Black or African American: 3.96%
  • Two or more races: 3.91%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Roanoke, Texas is 10,154 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,005.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,962.

Roanoke, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,70380.36%
Asian5796.94%
Some Other Race3824.58%
Black or African American3303.96%
Two or More Races3263.91%
American Indian and Alaska Native210.25%
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Roanoke Population by Race

Roanoke Population Pyramid $2021

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Roanoke Median Age

35


Total

33


Male

37.2


Female

Roanoke Adults

There are 6,312 adults, (698 of whom are seniors) in Roanoke.

Roanoke Age Dependency

48.6

Age Dependency Ratio

12.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Roanoke Sex Ratio

Female

3,878

46.49%

Male

4,463

53.51%

Roanoke Population by Age

Roanoke Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Roanoke Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.3%22.7%
All60.5%39.5%
Female53.2%46.8%
Non Family37.8%62.2%
Male22.8%77.2%

60.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Roanoke Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,776360.5
Married1,5403.8477.3
Non Family9131.1637.8
Female2314.4253.2
Male923.8222.8

3.82

Average Family Size

3

Average Household Size

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Roanoke Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1973.58%
9th to 12th Grade3215.83%
High School Graduate1,30023.63%
Some College1,18921.61%
Associates Degree4367.92%
Bachelors Degree1,48627.01%
Graduate Degree57310.41%
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Roanoke Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Roanoke Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,7583,5691,508
Hispanic1,036832297
Asian377252169
Other Race35726467
Black21921932
2+ Races13713764
Native American2121

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 46.72%.

Roanoke Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,367$63,806$44,577
Less Than 9th Grade$$$30,946
High School Graduate$34,406$41,488$30,625
Some College$50,102$71,029$42,611
Bachelors Degree$64,395$71,406$61,797
Graduate Degree$72,031$96,250$63,304

$53,367

Average Earnings

$63,806

Average Male

$44,577

Average Female

Roanoke Earnings by Educational Attainment

Roanoke Language by Age

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Roanoke Language

77.09% of Roanoke residents speak only English, while 22.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.33% of the population.

Roanoke Language

Roanoke Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian57924542.31%
White5,5351041.88%
Hispanic1,671643.83%
Other3826416.75%
Multiple3263410.43%
Black3303310.00%

5.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.36%

Male Poverty Rate

6.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Roanoke

The race most likely to be in poverty in Roanoke is Asian, with 42.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Roanoke is White, with 1.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.98%.

Roanoke Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.92%
High School7.08%
Some College6.46%
Bachelors or Greater1.51%

Roanoke Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed4.12%
Male Employed3.20%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Roanoke Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Roanoke Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$97,833$113,336
Families$116,901$132,859
Married Families$131,458-
Non Families$57,225$70,932
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Income by Household Type

Roanoke Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.7%

Male Marriage Rate

57.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Roanoke Married by Age and Sex

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Roanoke Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Roanoke Marital Status by Race

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Roanoke Marital Status

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588

Number of Veterans

550

Male Veterans

38

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam197
First Gulf War190
Second Gulf War118
Korea22
World War II

Roanoke Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54216
65 to 74142
55 to 64109
18 to 3465
75+56

Roanoke Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White51810.06%
Hispanic765.82%
Black5625.57%
Asian143.60%

Roanoke Veterans by Race

Roanoke Veterans by Education

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5.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Roanoke Veterans by Education

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74%

Labor Force Participation

71%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Roanoke Employment by Age

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Roanoke Employment by Race

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Roanoke Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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47.69%

Born in Roanoke

89.17%

Native Born

10.83%

Foreign Born

7.62%

Non Citizen

3.20%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.17% of Roanoke residents were born in the United States, with 47.69% having been born in Texas. 7.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Roanoke Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202110,1543833.92%
20209,7713834.08%
20199,3883834.25%
20189,00593611.60%
20178,0692403.07%
20167,8294375.91%
20157,3924125.90%
20146,9803064.58%
20136,6741822.80%
20126,4921832.90%
20116,3092684.44%
20106,0413,2317.95%
20002,8100.00%

Roanoke Population by Year