From a total population of 16,403, Roanoke Rapids has a median age of 37.1. The average age of males, in Roanoke Rapids, is 35.3 while the average age of females is 40.1. When you compare this to median age of North Carolina, Roanoke Rapids is 0.7 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in Roanoke Rapids, is $20,042 while the average household income is $36,477. When comparing the median income of people living in Roanoke Rapids to the rest of North Carolina, the average income in Roanoke Rapids is $5,566 less.