Roanoke Rapids Jobs

  • CDL-A Flatbed Company Truck Driver

    Wti Transport - Roanoke Rapids, NC

    Class A CDL Company Truck Driving Jobs Available Enjoy GREAT PAY as a flatbed COMPANY DRIVER at WTI! WTI Flatbed truck drivers starts you off with a $1,000 sign-on bonus then pays...

    from WTI Transport - 21 days ago
  • Regional / OTR Class A CDL Truck Driver

    Marten Transport - Roanoke Rapids, NC

    MARTEN TRANSPORT IS NOW HIRING EXPERIENCED REGIONAL AND OTR CLASS-A CDL DRIVERS! Marten Transport values your driving skills and TIME! How can you be sure? Marten is now offering...

    from Marten Transport - 30+ days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Roanoke Rapids, NC

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 6 days ago
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Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina

Roanoke Rapids is a city in Halifax County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 16,957 at the 2000 census.

Roanoke Rapids Careers

Among the most common occupations in Roanoke Rapids are Sales and office occupations, 28%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 24%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 15%. Approximately 67 percent of workers in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina work for companies, 22 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Roanoke Rapids Industries

The leading industries in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina are Educational, health and social services, 21%; Manufacturing, 18%; and Retail trade, 13%. Simply Hired's Roanoke Rapids job listings indicate that the following industries in Roanoke Rapids are hiring the most workers:

Roanoke Rapids Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina is $26,530, and the median income of households in Roanoke Rapids was $28,745.

Average Salaries in Roanoke Rapids, NC

Roanoke Rapids, NC


According to our Roanoke Rapids Trends data, the number of Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina jobs has decreased by 36% since October 2013.
Roanoke Rapids job trends

Roanoke Rapids Employment Statistics

Population of Roanoke Rapids
Total population 16,957
Male 45.61%
Female 54.39%
Median age 36.8
Roanoke Rapids Housing
Owner-occupied homes 59.4%
Median cost of a home $74,600
Median mortgage payment $558
Renter-occupied homes 40.6%
Vacant housing 9.0%
Median monthly rent $409
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $31,756
Median for all female full-time $21,305
Household Income
Less than $10,000 17%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 18%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 16%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 8%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 16%
High school graduate 33%
Some college, no degree 20%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 24%
Currently married 53%
Separated 4%
Widowed 11%
Divorced 9%
White 72%
Black or African American 25%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
Roanoke Rapids Commute
Carpool 12.2%
Public transportation 0.4%
Average travel time 18 minutes