The unemployment rate in Roanoke Rapids is 6.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Roanoke Rapids jobs have decreased by 0.7%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Roanoke Rapids's cost of living is 25.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, September and October are the most pleasant months in Roanoke Rapids, while January and July are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Halifax county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Roanoke Rapids's population is 15,107 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 4.8%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 19.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Roanoke Rapids is $93,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.6%. Check out the homes in the area
Roanoke Rapids public schools spend $8,624 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in Roanoke Rapids. More Education