Roanoke Rapids, NC
Roanoke Rapids is located in northeast North Carolina. Roanoke Rapids is part of Halifax County. Roanoke Rapids has 9.95 square miles of land area and 0.04 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Roanoke Rapids population is 15,653, which has shrunk 7.69% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Roanoke Rapids median household income is $36,477 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 26.90% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 19.16% and is about the same as the national average rate of 27.36%. Roanoke Rapids median house value is $122,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 63.81% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 41.83% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Roanoke Rapids is worse than the state average in quality. The Roanoke Rapids area code is 252.