Latest Data (2018)
Population 5,933
Nationwide Rank 4290

Quick Facts

Roanoke, Alabama is the 4,290th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Roanoke, Alabama is a city.

Roanoke, Alabama is currently 9.7% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Roanoke, Alabama's growth is extremely below average. 85% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Roanoke, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4280 Geneva, Ohio 5,955 -9.6%
4281 Countryside, Illinois 5,954 -1.8%
4282 Luling, Texas 5,954 16.7%
4283 Progreso, Texas 5,953 22.3%
4284 Jamesburg, New Jersey 5,951 -1.8%
4285 Steelton, Pennsylvania 5,949 1.7%
4286 Old Tappan, New Jersey 5,946 8.0%
4287 Yoakum, Texas 5,944 4.0%
4288 Oelwein, Iowa 5,942 -11.0%
4289 Columbia, Mississippi 5,941 -10.1%
4290 Roanoke, Alabama 5,933 -9.6%
4291 International Falls, Minnesota 5,930 -11.1%
4292 Union, Kentucky 5,930 102.8%
4293 Darlington, South Carolina 5,928 -12.7%
4294 Port Clinton, Ohio 5,928 -7.1%
4295 Elburn, Illinois 5,926 109.1%
4296 Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania 5,926 10.3%
4297 Taylor, Pennsylvania 5,926 -8.2%
4298 Lake Mills, Wisconsin 5,923 21.6%
4299 Morris Plains, New Jersey 5,912 5.1%
4300 Colusa, California 5,911 8.7%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
2936 Fairfield 10,622 -13.6%
3063 Pleasant Grove 10,101 0.8%
3124 Pike Road 9,803 213.1%
3155 Boaz 9,656 24.5%
3156 Russellville 9,650 7.6%
3158 Clay 9,646 10.9%
3166 Rainbow City 9,565 12.9%
3203 Atmore 9,354 -9.0%
3221 Bay Minette 9,291 18.2%
3229 Fultondale 9,231 39.6%
3235 Valley 9,200 -3.4%
3282 Spanish Fort 8,985 63.1%
3311 Sheffield 8,894 -7.6%
3325 Southside 8,819 24.8%
3350 Clanton 8,756 9.5%
3356 Andalusia 8,735 -1.1%
3424 Guntersville 8,482 10.2%
3445 Tuskegee 8,413 -30.2%
3447 Tuscumbia 8,407 5.3%
3475 Arab 8,321 12.2%
3495 Wetumpka 8,278 42.0%
3741 Greenville 7,553 4.4%
3890 Pinson 7,095 -0.9%
3963 Robertsdale 6,838 79.0%
4004 Demopolis 6,724 -14.3%
4012 Lincoln 6,704 36.9%
4027 Montevallo 6,674 30.1%
4053 Oneonta 6,615 17.9%
4066 Hamilton 6,584 -3.0%
4117 Opp 6,431 -5.9%
4190 Lanett 6,236 -21.2%
4212 Tarrant 6,158 -12.1%
4213 Satsuma 6,157 7.9%
4232 Orange Beach 6,114 55.4%
4290 Roanoke 5,933 -9.6%
4335 Monroeville 5,850 -14.8%
4364 Attalla 5,799 -15.0%
4384 Chickasaw 5,745 -9.2%
4521 Smiths Station 5,427 18.2%
4598 Semmes 5,254
4631 Brewton 5,189 -5.3%
4653 Glencoe 5,136 1.0%
4681 Daleville 5,086 9.5%
4694 Midfield 5,067 -9.7%
4714 Rainsville 5,034 11.3%
4716 Margaret 5,026 352.3%
4813 Childersburg 4,880 -3.5%
4872 Brent 4,772 54.1%
4890 Jackson 4,742 -12.1%
4907 Headland 4,714 26.4%
4976 Piedmont 4,589 -9.5%
4977 Columbiana 4,588 36.9%
4981 Tallassee 4,581 -7.2%
5044 Winfield 4,477 -1.4%
5145 Geneva 4,335 -1.8%
5153 Fayette 4,327 -11.5%
5156 Adamsville 4,325 -14.6%
5167 Argo 4,306 150.2%
5197 Springville 4,265 65.3%
5211 Hokes Bluff 4,252 2.6%
5417 Haleyville 3,952 -8.3%
5453 Thomasville 3,913 -15.6%
5462 Citronelle 3,889 5.7%
5499 Elba 3,834 -8.1%
5537 Odenville 3,794 52.1%
5635 Valley Grande 3,645 -8.8%
5658 Priceville 3,623 116.4%
5664 Evergreen 3,612 -2.4%
5747 Centre 3,514 8.4%
5789 Union Springs 3,465 -29.2%
5806 Hanceville 3,448 16.1%
5820 Heflin 3,434 4.8%
5868 Livingston 3,364 2.5%
5927 Kimberly 3,302 72.1%
5975 Marion 3,252 -6.8%
5993 Moulton 3,234 -1.1%
6029 Warrior 3,199 -1.8%
6158 Dadeville 3,079 -3.9%
6175 Red Bay 3,063 -9.0%
6177 Weaver 3,061 11.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 5,933 4,290
2017 5,934 4,291
2016 5,984 4,253
2015 6,005 4,238
2014 5,970 4,242
2013 6,039 4,192
2012 6,015 4,185
2011 6,058 4,161
2010 6,074 4,131
2009 6,649 3,857
2008 6,662 3,836
2007 6,580 3,848
2006 6,581 3,828
2005 6,565 3,810
2004 6,527 3,797
2003 6,491 3,791
2002 6,539 3,752
2001 6,556 3,737
2000 6,568 3,713
1990 6,459 3,422