Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina 

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Population

15,107

-4.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

6.1%

Best Places to Live in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina

May, September and October are the most pleasant months in Roanoke Rapids, while January and July are the least comfortable months.

Local Listings in Roanoke Rapids
 $32,000 
1019 Marshall St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1216 SqFt
 $36,400 
1028 Marshall St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1012 SqFt
 $161,500 
408 Vance St
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1912 SqFt

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City: Roanoke Rapids
Zip Codes: 27870


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ECONOMY
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 22.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Roanoke Rapids's Cost of Living

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 | Climate Averages

VOTING
Halifax county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Roanoke Rapids's population is 15,107 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 4.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Roanoke Rapids is $89,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.2%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
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


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Housing Market in Roanoke Rapids

It's a good time to buy in Roanoke Rapids. Home Appreciation is up 5.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Roanoke Rapids Real Estate

The median home price in Roanoke Rapids is $89,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Roanoke Rapids   3 Reviews
Housing Market - 3/26/2008
This is a inexpensive housing market but you should seek an experience property manager before investing here. Roanoke Rapids is a great place to invest, we have a... Read More

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Grew up there, glad I left! - 2/9/2008
I grew up in Roanoke Rapids, and I thankfully married and moved away! The housing market is ridiculous there. I think the houses are way too pricy for the type of area... Read More

Roanoke Rapids - 11/20/2007
Well, I lived here for five years. When you first arrive the smell of the paper mill will overwhelm you. The paper mill is one of the biggest employers there. After a... Read More


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27870

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NEW LISTINGS IN ROANOKE RAPIDS
$32,000
1019 Marshall St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$36,400
1028 Marshall St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$161,500
408 Vance St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$369,900
530 Rapids St
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$159,900
148 Devonshire Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$65,900
322 Land St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$112,000
1040 Charlotte St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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