Roy, UT


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Roy is a medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 37,964 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Roy is the 18th largest community in Utah.

Roy is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (15.58%), sales jobs (10.65%), and management occupations (8.27%).

The percentage of adults in Roy who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.76% of the adults in Roy have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Roy in 2010 was $22,114, which is middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $88,456 for a family of four. However, Roy contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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 15.24% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Roy include German, Irish, Scottish, and Swedish.

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