Latest Data (2017)
Population 5,934
Nationwide Rank 4291

Quick Facts

Roanoke, Alabama is the 4,291st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

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. 86% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Roanoke, Alabama Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4281 McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania 5,950 -10.5%
4282 Steelton, Pennsylvania 5,949 1.7%
4283 Truth or Consequences, New Mexico 5,948 -18.4%
4284 Mont Belvieu, Texas 5,946 154.1%
4285 Somerset, Pennsylvania 5,945 -12.0%
4286 Newberry, Florida 5,942 63.7%
4287 Lake Alfred, Florida 5,941 45.4%
4288 Progreso, Texas 5,938 22.0%
4289 Wesley Hills, New York 5,938 21.7%
4290 Roseland, New Jersey 5,937 12.1%
4291 Roanoke, Alabama 5,934 -9.6%
4292 Taylor, Pennsylvania 5,934 -8.0%
4293 Monroeville, Alabama 5,927 -13.6%
4294 Ocean Shores, Washington 5,927 53.7%
4295 Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania 5,922 10.2%
4296 Maquoketa, Iowa 5,920 -3.5%
4297 Paulsboro, New Jersey 5,920 -3.8%
4298 Lewistown, Montana 5,918 -6.0%
4299 Port Clinton, Ohio 5,917 -7.3%
4300 Posen, Illinois 5,914 24.8%
4301 Clearfield, Pennsylvania 5,913 -10.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alabama

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2718 Gulf Shores 11,809 105.6%
2913 Fairfield 10,683 -13.1%
3042 Pleasant Grove 10,104 0.9%
3083 Atmore 9,890 -3.7%
3126 Russellville 9,697 8.2%
3137 Boaz 9,652 24.4%
3148 Clay 9,599 10.4%
3153 Rainbow City 9,555 12.8%
3195 Pike Road 9,322 197.8%
3209 Valley 9,259 -2.8%
3222 Fultondale 9,190 38.9%
3227 Bay Minette 9,169 16.6%
3282 Sheffield 8,930 -7.3%
3324 Andalusia 8,787 -0.5%
3336 Clanton 8,756 9.5%
3346 Southside 8,731 23.6%
3372 Spanish Fort 8,644 56.9%
3396 Tuskegee 8,544 -29.2%
3426 Guntersville 8,429 9.5%
3436 Tuscumbia 8,398 5.2%
3482 Arab 8,284 11.7%
3533 Wetumpka 8,148 39.7%
3700 Greenville 7,632 5.5%
3733 Pinson 7,532 5.1%
3949 Demopolis 6,851 -12.6%
4019 Lincoln 6,664 36.1%
4024 Hamilton 6,646 -2.1%
4027 Oneonta 6,638 18.3%
4028 Montevallo 6,636 29.4%
4098 Opp 6,468 -5.3%
4159 Lanett 6,271 -20.7%
4183 Tarrant 6,201 -11.5%
4196 Satsuma 6,154 7.9%
4217 Robertsdale 6,098 59.6%
4250 Orange Beach 6,029 53.2%
4291 Roanoke 5,934 -9.6%
4293 Monroeville 5,927 -13.6%
4337 Attalla 5,827 -14.6%
4350 Chickasaw 5,794 -8.4%
4505 Smiths Station 5,418 18.0%
4597 Brewton 5,236 -4.4%
4634 Glencoe 5,152 1.3%
4646 Daleville 5,122 10.2%
4673 Midfield 5,092 -9.2%
4702 Rainsville 5,038 11.4%
4759 Semmes 4,934
4778 Childersburg 4,905 -3.0%
4810 Brent 4,864 57.1%
4840 Margaret 4,813 333.2%
4845 Jackson 4,790 -11.2%
4907 Headland 4,683 25.6%
4915 Tallassee 4,671 -5.4%
4927 Columbiana 4,647 38.7%
4946 Piedmont 4,618 -9.0%
5034 Winfield 4,468 -1.6%
5103 Geneva 4,365 -1.1%
5115 Fayette 4,350 -11.0%
5118 Adamsville 4,347 -14.2%
5177 Hokes Bluff 4,269 3.0%
5179 Argo 4,268 147.9%
5203 Springville 4,233 64.1%
5382 Haleyville 3,982 -7.6%
5412 Thomasville 3,943 -15.0%
5439 Citronelle 3,900 6.0%
5461 Elba 3,875 -7.1%
5550 Odenville 3,760 50.7%
5578 Valley Grande 3,713 -7.1%
5603 Evergreen 3,676 -0.6%
5708 Union Springs 3,550 -27.4%
5748 Centre 3,498 7.9%
5775 Priceville 3,463 106.8%
5802 Heflin 3,425 4.6%
5837 Hanceville 3,391 14.2%
5884 Livingston 3,333 1.6%
5906 Marion 3,314 -5.0%
5968 Moulton 3,258 -0.3%
6013 Warrior 3,208 -1.5%
6043 Kimberly 3,173 65.4%
6118 Dadeville 3,106 -3.1%
6141 Red Bay 3,086 -8.3%
6168 Weaver 3,064 11.9%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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