Roanoke, TX Population

Population: 2,810. Estimated population in July 2020: 3,518 (+25.2% change)
Males: 1,415 (50.4%), Females: 1,395 (49.6%)

Denton County

Zip codes: 76262.

Median resident age: 30.6 years
Median household income: $48,107
Median house value: $103,300

Races in Roanoke:

  • White Non-Hispanic (83.9%)
  • Hispanic (10.8%)
  • Other race (3.2%)
  • Two or more races (2.7%)
  • American Indian (2.1%)
  • Black (1.4%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (14.0%), United States (13.7%), Irish (11.9%), English (10.8%), Italian (3.9%), French (2.9%).

Land area: 6.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Roanoke

  • High school or higher: 86.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 23.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Roanoke city

  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 61.7%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

7.1% Foreign born (5.1% Latin America, 0.9% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,149 (+69.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Roanoke:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Roanoke:

  • FORT WORTH ALLIANCE (about 7 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: AFW)
  • FORT WORTH MEACHAM INTL (about 16 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: FTW)
  • DALLAS/FORT WORTH INTERNATIONAL (about 16 miles; DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: DFW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Roanoke:

  • NORTHWEST REGIONAL (about 3 miles; ROANOKE, TX; Abbreviation: 52F)
  • HICKS AIRFIELD (about 14 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: T67)
  • DENTON MUNI (about 14 miles; DENTON, TX; Abbreviation: DTO)
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 and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Roanoke:

  • TEXAS WOMAN’S UNIVERSITY (about 16 miles; DENTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,746)
  • TEXAS CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY (about 17 miles; FT WORTH, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,032)
  • SOUTHWESTERN BAPTIST THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY (about 17 miles; FT WORTH, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,253)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS (about 18 miles; DENTON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 21,673)
  • DEVRY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 19 miles; IRVING, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,651)
  • TARRANT COUNTY COLLEGE (about 19 miles; FT WORTH, TX; Full-time enrollment: 15,454)
  • NORTH LAKE COLLEGE (about 19 miles; IRVING, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,554)

Schools

Public high school in Roanoke:

  • DENTON CREEK (Students: 43; Location: 3505 HAYNES RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Roanoke:

  • ROANOKE ELEMENTARY (Students: 415; Location: 606 N WALNUT ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • LAKEVIEW ELEMENTARY (Students: 352; Location: 100 VILLAGE TRL; Grades: PK – 05)

Libraries

Library in Roanoke:

  • ROANOKE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $167,553; Location: 308 S WALNUT ST; 25,880 books; 1,305 audio materials; 1,787 video materials; 15 serial subscriptions)