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Living in Roanoke

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

Roanoke has some public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

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

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Roanoke, VA

Roanoke is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Photo of Historic Roanoke City Market in Roanoke

Historic Roanoke City Market

Photo of The Blues BBQ Co in Roanoke

The Blues BBQ Co

Most errands require a car in Roanoke.

Roanoke Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Cedar Point Apartments in the Roanoke area
$888
2 bed
Walk Score 63
Rental info for The Pines Of Roanoke in the Roanoke area
from $835
2 bed
Walk Score 42
Rental info for Windy Hill Key in the Roanoke area
from $740
1 bed
Walk Score 59
Rental info for The Pines of Roanoke in the Roanoke area
from $830
2 bed
Walk Score 42
Rental info for Glade Creek in the Roanoke area
from $1,000
1 bed
Walk Score 28
Rental info for Hickory Woods Apartments in the Roanoke area
from $850
1 bed
Walk Score 31
Rental info for Cedar Point Apartments in the Roanoke area
$888
2 bed
Walk Score 63
Rental info for 3501 Normandy Lane Apt 12 in the Roanoke area
$825
2 bed
Walk Score 60

Roanoke Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 86 50 66 1,074
2 Belmont 73 43 54 3,059
3 Gainsboro 63 48 57 962
4 Old Southwest 61 42 64 3,425
5 Hurt Park 60 33 83 1,281
6 Roundhill 56 30 44 4,691
7 Williamson Road 56 29 39 3,565
8 Morningside 53 29 36 3,001
9 Shenandoah West 52 30 50 1,623
10 Raleigh Court 50 27 39 9,500
11 Wasena 50 30 43 1,687
12 Fallon 49 30 45 1,196
13 Gilmer 47 41 53 723
14 South Roanoke 45 28 20 4,014
15 Kenwood 43 27 46 1,331
16 Norwich 43 26 60 603
17 Loudon-Melrose 43 33 37 875
18 Harrison 43 40 39 1,067
19 Washington Heights 42 26 27 1,004
20 Preston Park 42 26 34 5,862
21 Colonial Avenue Area 41 28 26 2,770
22 Melrose-Rugby 40 33 33 3,741
23 Fair Land 38 30 31 1,106
24 Wildwood 37 24 29 1,151
25 Wilmont 36 25 25 1,384
26 Grandin Court 36 26 28 1,963
27 South Washington Heights 36 28 23 1,657
28 Villa Heights 35 30 32 2,778
29 Washington Park 32 33 50 2,054
30 Mecca Gardens 28 21 18 2,687
31 Cherry Hill 28 24 22 1,184
32 Miller Court-Arrowood 26 26 36 2,233
33 Deyerle 26 16 18 3,446
34 Riverdale 26 21 28 1,277
35 Eastgate 25 24 17 1,192
36 Hollins 24 25 18 1,055
37 Edge Wood - Summit Hills 24 24 15 1,249
38 Peachtree-Norwood 20 22 15 2,321
39 Southern Hills 19 8 6 1,135
40 Westview Terrace 19 26 24 1,384
41 Ridge Wood Park 18 23 14 1,132
42 Garden City 15 20 12 2,534
43 Monterey 6 17 20 2,477

Eating & Drinking

There are about 381 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Roanoke.

People in Roanoke can walk to an average of 0.8 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

Photo of Texas Tavern in Roanoke

Texas Tavern

Photo of Roanoke Wiener Stand in Roanoke

Roanoke Wiener Stand

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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!

Pam Chumbley
on Historic Roanoke City Market

Transit Score of Roanoke, VA

Roanoke has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Roanoke apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Roanoke has some public transportation and about 34 bus lines.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Roanoke on public transit.

Bike Score of Roanoke, VA

Roanoke is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Century Plaza

Photo of Historic Roanoke City Market in Roanoke

Historic Roanoke City Market

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708 5th St SW Laundromat

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378 Elm Ave

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