Roanoke

Virginia

Roanoke, VA

The Roanoke metropolitan statistical area consists of 300,000 people located within 4 counties and 2 independent cities that encompasses a region in the midst of the Blue Ridge and Alleghany Mountains. The Roanoke MSA is the 4th largest MSA in the commonwealth and the largest MSA in the western half of Virginia. The area is strategically accessible to both the East Coast and Mid-West markets with Interstate 81 passing through the region, Interstate 64 located to the north, and Interstate 77 nearby to the South. Included with the interstate highway system the area also boasts an integrated rail and air transportation network that creates a transportation hub for the general region.

The Roanoke Region is hard at work to help businesses start, expand, and relocate. Roanoke is the national headquarters for Advance Auto Parts, a regional headquarters for Kroger Mid-Atlantic and a major hub for Norfolk Southern. Roanoke also serves as the medical center for the MSA and Southwest Virginia. This includes Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital with 825 beds and Lewis-Gale Medical Center with 521 beds. The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute also welcomed its first class of medical students and its first research teams in 2010. Manufacturing has also been a leading industry in the region and has grown by 6.8 percent since April 2010. Further proof is in the latest ranking by NewGeography.com where Roanoke was ranked among the top 10 for growth in manufacturing jobs among midsize communities. Companies in the Roanoke MSA draw workers from a 60 mile radius, which includes a civilian labor force of more than 340,000. There are also 22 colleges and universities within a 60 mile radius, including Virginia Tech, an internationally-known research university located within 45 minutes of downtown Roanoke. Virginia Tech is nationally ranked in research spending and patents received per research dollar and graduates 1,400 of the country’s most sought after engineering students each year. The region has shown increased growth over the past several years and Roanoke has positioned itself for additional success in the future.

Information compiled from www.YesVirginia.org; www.Roanoke.org; www.roanokeva.gov; www.visitroanokeva.com; www.downtownroanoke.org

University Crossroads B

900 Prices Fork Rd
Blacksburg, VA 24060
United States
Property Type
Retail
SF Space Available
2,024
Available for
Lease
Market
Roanoke
Building Size
18,200
Submarket
Blacksburg/Christiansburg

Express Employment

1910 Electric Rd
Roanoke, VA 24018
United States
Property Type
Office
SF Space Available
2,000
Available for
Lease
Market
Roanoke
Building Size
4,000
Submarket
Southwest Roanoke

Huntridge

Challenger Drive (Route 460)
Roanoke, VA 24019
United States
Property Type
Land
Market
Roanoke
Acres
13.39
Submarket
Northeast Roanoke

Century Business Center

1302 Plantation Rd
Roanoke, VA 24012
United States
Property Type
Office
SF Space Available
1,950 - 3,861
Available for
Lease
Market
Roanoke
Building Size
52,306
Submarket
Roanoke:East Roanoke City

Power, LLC

309 West Campbell
Roanoke, VA 24011
United States
Property Type
Office
SF Space Available
3,500
Available for
Lease
Market
Roanoke
Building Size
-
Submarket
Downtown Roanoke

106 S. Jefferson St

106 S Jefferson St
Roanoke, VA 24011
United States
Property Type
Retail
SF Space Available
2,500
Available for
Lease
Market
Roanoke
Building Size
2,500
Submarket
Downtown Roanoke

1040 Main Street

1040 Main St
Altavista, VA 24517
United States
Property Type
Retail
SF Space Available
2,787
Available for
Sale
Market
Roanoke
Building Size
2,787
Submarket
Danville

Madison Square Shopping Center

4088 Electric Rd
Roanoke, VA 24018
United States
Property Type
Retail
SF Space Available
9,557
Available for
Lease
Market
Roanoke
Building Size
33,101
Submarket
Southwest Roanoke

Steel Building

735 Norfolk Ave
Roanoke, VA 24016
United States
Property Type
Industrial
SF Space Available
29,000
Available for
Sale
Market
Roanoke
Building Size
29,000
Submarket
Downtown Roanoke

Pages

Barry Ward, Jr

Vice President

Bill Poe, CCIM, SIOR, CPM

Senior Vice President, Managing Broker

Boyd Johnson

Vice President

Chrissy Price, CAM, CAPS

Senior Portfolio Manager

Jenny Perkins

Portfolio Manager

Jessica A. Johnson, CCIM

Senior Associate

John Nielsen

Senior Vice President

Kent Roberts, CCIM

Sr. Associate

Liz Hudson

Brokerage Services Associate

Price Gutshall

Senior Associate

Ralph Williams

Sr. Associate

Wyatt Poats

Associate

Fast Facts


  • Population: 311,468 (Roanoke MSA), 97,032 (Roanoke City)
  • Growth Rate: 0.4%
  • Total Civilian Labor Force: 158,172
  • Unemployment Rate: 5.3%
  • Avg. Household Income: $61,281
  • Median Household Income: $45,566
  • Per Capita Income: $26,268
  • Median Age: 42.5

10 Largest Employers


Company Estimated Employment
Carilion Clinic 10,000+
Kroger 1000-2,999
HCA – Lewis Gale 1000-2,999
Wells Fargo Bank NA 1000-2,999
Advance Auto Parts 1000-2,999
Allstate Insurance Company 1000-2,999
Ply Gem Windows 1000-2,999
Yokohama Tire Corporation 500 - 999
General Electric 500 - 999
UPS 500 – 999