AL

National Population : 333,590,059
Alabama State Population : 5,207,608

About Roanoke, AL

Roanoke, AL is located in Randolph County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for Roanoke is about 4,162 with about 121 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 11,199.

The Average Home Value is $81,900.00, which is roughly 29% lower than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 57% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $40,568.00, which is roughly 8% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 29% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Roanoke is about 5.1%.

Alabama is ranked #49 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 10.63 out of 100.

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Voting

Randolph County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 74.26% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 78.98%
Democratic: 20.33%
Other: 0.69%


Nearby Locations

Five Points, AL (9.23 mi.)
Wadley, AL (10.92 mi.)
Wedowee, AL (14.24 mi.)
Woodland, AL (14.25 mi.)
Newell, AL (14.25 mi.)
Lafayette, AL (17.99 mi.)
Cragford, AL (18.86 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 36274
Latitude : 33.172020
Longitude : -85.379819
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 734 ft.
Area Code(s) : 334

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.46
Male Population Estimate : 46.90%
Female Population Estimate : 53.10%
Median Age : 39.4
Male Median Age : 37.8
Female Median Age : 40.7

White Population Estimate : 70.80%
Black Population Estimate : 28.62%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.16%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.37%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.73%
Other Population Estimate : 0.39%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Roanoke specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Randolph County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Randolph County: About 196 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Randolph County is about 37% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 32% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.