Latest Data (2015)
Population 99,897
Nationwide Rank 303

Quick Facts

Roanoke, Virginia is the 303rd largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Roanoke, Virginia is a city.

Roanoke, Virginia is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Roanoke had its largest population ever.

Roanoke, Virginia's growth is below average. 69% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Roanoke, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
297 Vista, California 12.1%
298 Greeley, Colorado 28.7%
299 Davie, Florida 22.7%
300 San Angelo, Texas 13.5%
301 Jurupa Valley, California
302 Renton, Washington 94.7%
303 Roanoke, Virginia 5.3%
304 Kenosha, Wisconsin 9.5%
305 Erie, Pennsylvania -4.0%
306 Albany, New York 4.1%
307 Compton, California 5.1%
308 Tuscaloosa, Alabama 24.9%
309 League City, Texas 114.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 99,897 303
2014 99,428 298
2013 98,465 298
2012 97,469 300
2011 96,627 300
2010 97,032 293
2009 94,482 296
2008 93,734 292
2007 93,048 291
2006 92,586 291
2005 92,506 286
2004 92,450 288
2003 92,807 281
2002 93,354 274
2001 94,583 265
2000 94,806 259
1990 96,487 214