Median real estate price in the City Center of Roanoke is $78,148, which is more expensive than 33.4% of the neighborhoods in Alabama and 12.3% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.
The average rental price in Roanoke City Center is currently $252, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 96.4% of Alabama neighborhoods.
Roanoke City Center is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Roanoke, Alabama.
Real estate in the City Center of Roanoke, AL is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the City Center neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Roanoke City Center. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 18.9%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 82.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods. This can sometimes be the case in neighborhoods dominated by seasonal homes (such as vacation areas), and occasionally it is also found in neighborhoods that are primarily filled with college students, as some apartments could be vacant when school is not in session. But often neighborhoods with vacancy rates this high are places that can be plagued by a protracted vacancy problem. If you live here, you may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.