Roanoke, Texas

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Population in 2017: 8,135 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +189.5%
Males: 4,091  (50.3%)
Females: 4,044  (49.7%)
Median resident age:

38.2 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 76262.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $71,307 (it was $48,107 in 2000)
Roanoke:

$71,307
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $32,220 (it was $22,051 in 2000)

Roanoke city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $204,374 (it was $92,500 in 2000)
Roanoke:

$204,374
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $293,264; detached houses: $305,338; townhouses or other attached units: $198,848; in 2-unit structures: $112,977; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $93,121; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $73,721; mobile homes: $70,922; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $8,309

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,254.

March 2019 cost of living index in Roanoke: 94.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.1%
(2.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.0% for Black residents, 8.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Roanoke, TX (2010)
    • 4,43674.4%White alone
    • 1,01016.9%Hispanic
    • 2013.4%Black alone
    • 1572.6%Asian alone
    • 1091.8%Two or more races
    • 410.7%American Indian alone
    • 60.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.03%Other race alone

Races in Roanoke detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Roanoke, Texas as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Roanoke is 942 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Roanoke by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(28.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.7)
2
(27.7)
2
(26.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(28.3)
2
(55.3)
2
(53.2)
3
(77.9)
3
(67.7)
2
(38.0)
4
(65.7)
2
(31.9)
1
(15.1)
6
(88.1)
3
(41.5)
2
(26.0)
3
(36.8)
3
(35.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(311.6)
9
(248.8)
3
(79.8)
1
(26.0)
8
(180.6)
7
(132.9)
4
(65.7)
5
(79.7)
6
(90.3)
8
(117.5)
11
(152.2)
4
(51.9)
7
(85.9)
18
(212.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
23
(651.6)
22
(608.1)
14
(372.5)
12
(311.5)
24
(541.9)
27
(512.4)
26
(427.1)
23
(366.7)
29
(436.5)
16
(235.0)
21
(290.5)
10
(129.8)
14
(171.9)
15
(176.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
105
(2,975)
101
(2,792)
72
(1,916)
89
(2,310)
113
(2,551)
100
(1,898)
110
(1,807)
131
(2,089)
108
(1,626)
152
(2,233)
177
(2,448)
125
(1,622)
119
(1,461)
78
(918.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(141.6)
8
(221.1)
5
(133.0)
2
(51.9)
3
(67.7)
2
(38.0)
9
(147.9)
8
(127.6)
8
(120.4)
3
(44.1)
10
(138.3)
11
(142.7)
11
(135.1)
6
(70.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(56.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)269.4238.3145.3219.6201.9168.0146.9144.9127.8171.0194.4124.3109.5107.8

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Roanoke, TX

Crime rate in Roanoke detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 40 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.42
Texas average:

1.55
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Roanoke, TX City Guides:

Ancestries: American (18.3%), German (10.2%), English (4.9%), Irish (3.3%), Italian (3.0%), French (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 6.03 square miles.

Population density: 1,350 people per square mile   (low).

Roanoke, Texas map

889 residents are foreign born (3.0% Latin America, 1.9% Europe).

This city:

11.4%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,864 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,138 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Flower Mound, TX (8.8 miles , pop. 50,702).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Tarrant, TX (9.4 miles , pop. 402,130).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (29.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Marshall Creek, TX (1.2 miles ),
Trophy Club, TX (1.4 miles ),
Westlake, TX (1.4 miles ),
Keller, TX (2.3 miles ),
Northlake, TX (2.4 miles ),
Southlake, TX (2.5 miles ),
Bartonville, TX (2.6 miles ),
Corral City, TX (2.6 miles)

Latitude: 33.01 N, Longitude: 97.23 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,918 (+24.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 951 (20.6%)

Area codes: 817, 682

Distribution of median household income in Roanoke, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Roanoke, TX in 2017

Property values in Roanoke, TX

Roanoke satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 1998: 85 buildings, average cost: $114,400
  • 1999: 126 buildings, average cost: $120,100
  • 2000: 104 buildings, average cost: $122,200
  • 2001: 113 buildings, average cost: $119,800
  • 2002: 45 buildings, average cost: $140,300
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $154,800
  • 2004: 19 buildings, average cost: $168,300
  • 2005: 16 buildings, average cost: $165,200
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $99,200
  • 2008: 110 buildings, average cost: $280,000
  • 2009: 67 buildings, average cost: $314,500
  • 2010: 76 buildings, average cost: $297,300
  • 2011: 56 buildings, average cost: $300,800
  • 2012: 69 buildings, average cost: $273,900
  • 2013: 114 buildings, average cost: $310,500
  • 2014: 157 buildings, average cost: $329,000
  • 2015: 178 buildings, average cost: $320,500
  • 2016: 103 buildings, average cost: $368,100
  • 2017: 109 buildings, average cost: $389,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Roanoke, TX residents
Average permit cost in Roanoke, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Roanoke, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (11.4%)
  • Computer & electronic products (8.1%)
  • Air transportation (7.2%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (5.5%)
  • Construction (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (9.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (9.6%)
  • Air transportation (8.3%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Truck transportation (5.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.1%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (12.9%)
  • Educational services (10.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.4%)
  • Computer & electronic products (6.4%)
  • Air transportation (6.1%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (5.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
Most common occupations in Roanoke, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Computer specialists (5.6%)
  • Top executives (4.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (8.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Top executives (5.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.9%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.7%)

Average climate in Roanoke, Texas

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Roanoke, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 84.5. This is about average.

City:

84.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2014 was 0.219. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.219
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.78. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.78
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.352. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.352
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.72
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Roanoke-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 150% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.3 miles away from the Roanoke city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/4/1960, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Roanoke-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 205.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 123.2 miles away from Roanoke center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 124.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 407.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 140.6 miles away from Roanoke center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 123.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Denton County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Fires: 5, Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Roanoke topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Roanoke:

  • ASIA HOME HEALTHCARE INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; KELLER, TX)
  • ASPIRA HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; KELLER, TX)
  • MIMOSA MANOR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; KELLER, TX)
  • BROOKWOOD I I I (Hospital, about 6 miles away; SOUTHLAKE, TX)
  • GIFTED HEALTHCARE INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; GRAND PRAIRIE, TX)
  • LONG MEADOW CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; JUSTIN, TX)
  • LONGMEADOW HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; JUSTIN, TX)

Airports located in Roanoke:

Amtrak station near Roanoke:

  • 19 miles: FORT WORTH (1501 JONES ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Roanoke:

  • DeVry University-Texas (about 14 miles; Irving, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,098)
  • University of North Texas (about 15 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 31,694)
  • Texas Woman's University (about 17 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 11,837)
  • North Lake College (about 18 miles; Irving, TX; FT enrollment: 6,191)
  • Tarrant County College District (about 19 miles; Fort Worth, TX; FT enrollment: 33,775)
  • The University of Texas at Arlington (about 21 miles; Arlington, TX; FT enrollment: 27,453)
  • University of Dallas (about 21 miles; Irving, TX; FT enrollment: 2,192)

Public high schools in Roanoke:

  • DENTON CREEK (Students: 35, Location: 3505 HAYNES RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • JAMES M STEELE ACCELERATED H S (Location: 606 N WALNUT, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Roanoke:

  • ROANOKE EL (Students: 665, Location: 1401 LANCELOT, Grades: PK-5)
  • J LYNDAL HUGHES EL (Students: 548, Location: 13824 LOST SPURS RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • LAKEVIEW EL (Students: 319, Location: 100 VILLAGE TRL, Grades: PK-5)
  • JOHN M TIDWELL MIDDLE (Location: 3937 HASLET ROANOKE RD, Grades: 6-8)
  • WAYNE A COX EL (Location: 1100 LITSEY RD, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Roanoke

Library in Roanoke:

  • ROANOKE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $463,719; Location: 308 S WALNUT ST; 43,184 books; 1,935 e-books; 3,699 audio materials; 4,471 video materials; 11 local licensed databases; 52 state licensed databases; 18 print serial subscriptions; 11 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Roanoke: Roanoke Fire Department (A), Old Continental State Bank (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Roanoke include: First Baptist Church of Roanoke (A), Tabernacle Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Cade Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Denton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Roanoke and their reported violations in the past:

AERO VALLEY WATER SERVICE (Population served: 114, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-11-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-02-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUL-02-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-20-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-20-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-11-2014)
  • 82 routine major monitoring violations
  • 115 regular monitoring violations
  • 44 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.9%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.4%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Banks with branches in Roanoke (2011 data):

  • North Texas Bank, National Association: Roanoke Branch at 2211b South Oak Street, branch established on 2010/01/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $131.8 mil, Deposits: $119.5 mil, headquarters in Decatur, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Chisholm Bancshares, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Roanoke Banking Center Branch at 101 East Street Highway 114, branch established on 2004/10/26. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • First National Bank Texas: Roanoke Banking Center - Rc 881 at 1228 N. Hwy 377, branch established on 2005/03/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $944.3 mil, Deposits: $815.9 mil, headquarters in Killeen, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 250 total offices, Holding Company: First Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • Prosperity Bank: Roanoke Branch at 615 Byron Nelson Blvd, branch established on 1982/10/14. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $9,816.2 mil, Deposits: $8,064.8 mil, headquarters in El Campo, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Prosperity Bancshares, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Roanoke Crossing Branch at 105 E Bus Highway 114, branch established on 2005/05/09. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Roanoke:

Marital status in Roanoke, TX
  • Never married: 25.1%
  • Now married: 57.1%
  • Separated: 5.4%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

For population 25 years and over in Roanoke:

  • High school or higher: 91.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Roanoke
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Neighborhood in Roanoke (Roanoke, Texas Neighborhood Map):

Religion statistics for Roanoke, TX (based on Denton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant167,945321
Catholic44,6158
Mainline Protestant33,34056
Other18,92842
Black Protestant1,3548
Orthodox1201
None396,312-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 52
Denton County:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 10
Denton County:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 35
Denton County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 164
Denton County:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 301
Denton County:

4.90 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Denton County:

8.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.4%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.8%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.3%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Roanoke:

48.4%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.5%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Roanoke:

8.8%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Roanoke:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Roanoke:

32.5%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

58.6%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.8%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Roanoke, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 41$213,774$62,5680$0
Other and Unallocable 16$114,388$85,7910$0
Firefighters 16$116,580$87,4354$3,388
Police - Other 9$44,264$59,0196$1,721
Local Libraries 7$27,599$47,3133$3,395
Other Government Administration 7$1,727$2,9610$0
Financial Administration 6$39,064$78,1280$0
Sewerage 5$25,622$61,4930$0
Fire - Other 4$36,066$108,1980$0
Streets and Highways 4$18,678$56,0340$0
Judicial and Legal 4$18,144$54,4321$1,163
Parks and Recreation 0$0 22$14,384
Totals for Government 119$655,906$66,14236$24,051

Roanoke government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $160,000 ($19.67)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $630,000 ($77.44)
    Water Utilities: $523,000 ($64.29)
    Regular Highways: $200,000 ($24.59)
    General - Other: $129,000 ($15.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $71,000 ($8.73)
    Local Fire Protection: $29,000 ($3.56)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $154,000 ($18.93)

Roanoke government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $527,000 ($64.78)
    Solid Waste Management: $54,000 ($6.64)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($1.35)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $741,000 ($91.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $286,000 ($35.16)
  • Tax - Property: $322,000 ($39.58)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $234,000 ($28.76)

Roanoke government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,995,000 ($1474.49)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,995,000 ($1474.49)

Roanoke government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $789,000 ($96.99)

11.72% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($78,250 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.72%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($351 average AGI)
Denton County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Dallas County, TX  2.92% ($70,661 average AGI)
from Collin County, TX  2.16% ($87,207)
from Tarrant County, TX  1.46% ($73,415)


9.71% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($67,429 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.71%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($595 average AGI)
Denton County:

0.06%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Dallas County, TX  2.33% ($57,653 average AGI)
to Collin County, TX  1.75% ($78,799)
to Tarrant County, TX  1.32% ($60,862)
Businesses in Roanoke, TX
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Payless1
AT&T1SONIC Drive-In1
Albertsons1Sleep Inn1
AutoZone1Sprint Nextel1
Best Western1Starbucks1
Church's Chicken1Subway3
Comfort Suites1T-Mobile1
DHL1Taco Bell1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul1
FedEx3UPS5
GameStop1Waffle House1
H&R Block1Walmart1
Home Depot1Wendy's1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Roanoke:

  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KTNO (1440 AM; 12 kW; DENTON, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHVN (970 AM; 10 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLIF (570 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KLIF LICO, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KNAX (1630 AM; 10 kW; FT. WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTCK (1310 AM; 9 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Roanoke:

  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KMEO (96.7 FM; FLOWER MOUND, TX; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKDL (106.7 FM; MUENSTER, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KZMP-FM (101.7 FM; AZLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KNOR (93.7 FM; HEALDTON, OK; Owner: AM & PM BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KRNB (105.7 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KDKR (91.3 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KHCK-FM (99.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: KHCK-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)

TV broadcast stations around Roanoke:

  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KFWD (Channel 52; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HIC BROADCAST, INC.)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • KLEG-LP (Channel 44; DALLAS, TX; Owner: DILIP VISWANATH)
  • K26HF (Channel 26; BRITTON, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHPK-LP (Channel 28; DE SOTO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KUVN-CA (Channel 31; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • K25FW (Channel 25; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KATA-LP (Channel 60; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • KVFW-LP (Channel 65; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: GERALD BENAVIDES)
Roanoke fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Roanoke fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 400ft / 122mTotal length
  • $844,000Total costs
  • 218,270Total average daily traffic
  • 14,936Total average daily truck traffic
  • 312,990Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Roanoke, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 81990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Roanoke, TX
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 134 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Roanoke)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Roanoke, TX)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 123 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Roanoke)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Roanoke)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 67 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED28$209,35447$222,43366$185,9663$52,7632$139,575
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$213,9106$207,1136$164,7370$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$166,6539$198,32015$202,1163$26,8331$142,190
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$213,40810$228,12812$185,7510$01$54,580
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$158,0804$149,9251$25,0900$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0203.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$248,3884$198,488
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$295,6671$212,450
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$312,1900$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$87,400
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0203.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Roanoke, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Roanoke, TX - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 44. The highest number of fires - 78 took place in 2005, and the least - 16 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Roanoke, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (40.1%), and Structure Fires (36.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Roanoke, TX
    • 28040.1%Outside Fires
    • 25436.4%Structure Fires
    • 10214.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 628.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Roanoke, TX

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Roanoke, Texas:

  • Comfort Suites, 801 Byron Nelson Blvd, Roanoke, Texas 76262 , Phone: (817) 490-1455, Fax: (866) 621-3984
  • Best Western Roanoke Inn And Suites, 337 Dorman Rd, Roanoke, Texas 76262 , Phone: (817) 490-9595, Fax: (817) 490-9898
  • Value Place Trophy Club, 306 Trophy Br, Roanoke, Texas 76262 , Phone: (817) 491-1118
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Trophy Club, 525 Plaza Dr, Roanoke, Texas 76262 , Phone: (682) 831-1572
  • Woodspring Suites, 306 Trophy Branch Dr, Roanoke, Texas 76262 , Phone: (817) 491-1118, Fax: (817) 491-1120
  • Holiday Inn Trophy Club, 725 Plaza Dr, Roanoke, Texas 76262 , Phone: (817) 490-9700
  • Holiday Inn Express, 13261 Raceway Dr, Roanoke, Texas 76262 , Phone: (817) 491-8600, Fax: (817) 491-8601
All 7 fire-safe hotels and motels in Roanoke, Texas
Most common first names in Roanoke, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James9869.8 years
John9274.8 years
Mary8077.8 years
William6674.2 years
Robert4471.3 years
Charles3670.5 years
Dorothy3680.0 years
David3659.9 years
Frank3475.1 years
Ruth2879.6 years
Most common last names in Roanoke, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5067.7 years
Jones4275.9 years
Johnson2876.4 years
Morgan2276.9 years
Lee2074.2 years
Brown2080.5 years
Moore1875.6 years
Peterson1879.2 years
Alexander1682.0 years
Watson1665.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Roanoke, TX
  • 52.5%Utility gas
  • 46.6%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Roanoke, TX
  • 94.4%Electricity
  • 4.1%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Roanoke compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Roanoke on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a motorcycle to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: information (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Cambodia (population 500+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with most building permits per 10,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
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