Roanoke is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 6,272 people and just one neighborhood, Roanoke is the 320th largest community in Texas.
Real Estate Prices
Roanoke real estate is some of the most expensive in Texas, although Roanoke house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Roanoke is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Roanoke is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Roanoke who work in office and administrative support (18.85%), management occupations (11.71%) and computer science and math (9.31%).
Also of interest is that Roanoke has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Roanoke is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.