Roy, UT

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Living in Roy

Roy is a medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 39,613 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Roy is the 18th largest community in Utah.

Unlike some cities, Roy isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Roy are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Roy is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Roy who work in office and administrative support (13.63%), sales jobs (9.50%), and business and financial occupations (7.29%).

Also of interest is that Roy has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The percentage of adults in Roy who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.85% of the adults in Roy have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Roy in 2018 was $25,819, which is middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $103,276 for a family of four. However, Roy contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Roy is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Roy home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Roy residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Roy also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.27% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Roy include English, German, Irish, Danish, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Roy is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.