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Living in Roanoke

Roanoke has an average Walk Score of 41 with 97,032 residents.

The most walkable Roanoke neighborhoods are Downtown, Belmont and Gainsboro.

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Walk Score of Roanoke, VA

Roanoke is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Texas Tavern

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Historic Roanoke City Market

Most errands require a car in Roanoke.

Roanoke Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Windy Hill Key in the Roanoke area
from $725
1 bed
Walk Score 59
Rental info for The Pines Of Roanoke in the Roanoke area
from $775
1 bed
Walk Score 39
Rental info for Cedar Point Apartments in the Roanoke area
from $868
2 bed
Walk Score 63
Rental info for Cedar Point Apartments in the Roanoke area
from $868
2 bed
Walk Score 63
Rental info for The Pines of Roanoke in the Roanoke area
from $725
1 bed
Walk Score 39
Rental info for Windy Hill Key in the Roanoke area
from $725
1 bed
Walk Score 58
Rental info for 110 Campbell Ave, SW in the Roanoke area
from $650
1 bed
Walk Score 89
Rental info for 2401 Broadway - Broadway-upper in the Roanoke area
$1,095

Roanoke Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 86 - - 1,074
2 Belmont 73 - - 3,059
3 Gainsboro 63 - - 962
4 Old Southwest 61 - - 3,425
5 Hurt Park 60 - - 1,281
6 Roundhill 56 - - 4,691
7 Williamson Road 56 - - 3,565
8 Morningside 53 - - 3,001
9 Shenandoah West 52 - - 1,623
10 Raleigh Court 50 - - 9,500
11 Wasena 50 - - 1,687
12 Fallon 49 - - 1,196
13 Gilmer 47 - - 723
14 South Roanoke 45 - - 4,014
15 Kenwood 43 - - 1,331
16 Norwich 43 - - 603
17 Loudon-Melrose 43 - - 875
18 Harrison 43 - - 1,067
19 Washington Heights 42 - - 1,004
20 Preston Park 42 - - 5,862
21 Colonial Avenue Area 41 - - 2,770
22 Melrose-Rugby 40 - - 3,741
23 Fair Land 38 - - 1,106
24 Wildwood 37 - - 1,151
25 Wilmont 36 - - 1,384
26 Grandin Court 36 - - 1,963
27 South Washington Heights 36 - - 1,657
28 Villa Heights 35 - - 2,778
29 Washington Park 32 - - 2,054
30 Mecca Gardens 28 - - 2,687
31 Cherry Hill 28 - - 1,184
32 Miller Court-Arrowood 26 - - 2,233
33 Deyerle 26 - - 3,446
34 Riverdale 26 - - 1,277
35 Eastgate 25 - - 1,192
36 Hollins 24 - - 1,055
37 Edge Wood - Summit Hills 24 - - 1,249
38 Peachtree-Norwood 20 - - 2,321
39 Southern Hills 19 - - 1,135
40 Westview Terrace 19 - - 1,384
41 Ridge Wood Park 18 - - 1,132
42 Garden City 15 - - 2,534
43 Monterey 6 - - 2,477

Eating & Drinking

There are about 368 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Roanoke.

People in Roanoke can walk to an average of 0.7 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Historic Roanoke City MarketRoanoke Farmers Market is a great place to find fresh veggies, fruits, rare arts and crafts and other unique finds. A great place to visit!

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on Historic Roanoke City Market

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Roanoke has about 4 car shares from RelayRides.

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708 5th St SW Laundromat

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378 Elm Ave

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Downtown Roanoke

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Roanoke Wiener Stand

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