LA

National Population : 333,590,059
Louisiana State Population : 4,925,693

About Roanoke, LA

Roanoke, LA is located in Jefferson Davis County in the state of Louisiana.

The total City Population for Roanoke is about 349 with about 315 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 929.

The Average Home Value is $85,600.00, which is roughly 32% lower than the Average Home Value of $125,814.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 55% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $36,903.00, which is roughly 17% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $44,453.00 for the state of Louisiana, and roughly 36% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Roanoke is about 0%.

Louisiana is ranked #42 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 24.35 out of 100.

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Voting

Jefferson Davis County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 71.91% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 76.97%
Democratic: 21.62%
Libertarian: 0.88%
Other: 0.53%


Nearby Locations

Elton, LA (7.22 mi.)
Welsh, LA (8.88 mi.)
Jennings, LA (9.75 mi.)
Kinder, LA (11.66 mi.)
Evangeline, LA (11.93 mi.)
Basile, LA (12.94 mi.)
Iota, LA (13.50 mi.)
Egan, LA (15.85 mi.)
Iowa, LA (18.08 mi.)
Lake Arthur, LA (18.35 mi.)
Oberlin, LA (19.06 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 70581
Latitude : 30.275861
Longitude : -92.739874
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 21 ft.
Area Code(s) : 337

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.84
Male Population Estimate : 50.70%
Female Population Estimate : 49.30%
Median Age : 37.2
Male Median Age : 35.1
Female Median Age : 39.4

White Population Estimate : 85.79%
Black Population Estimate : 14.32%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.40%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.22%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.40%
Other Population Estimate : 0.11%

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 Jefferson Davis County: About 13 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Jefferson Davis County: About 346 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Jefferson Davis County is about 70% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 17% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.