Front Royal, VA


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Front Royal is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 15,070 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Front Royal is the 56th largest community in Virginia.

Unlike some towns, Front Royal isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Front Royal are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Front Royal is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Front Royal who work in office and administrative support (12.93%), sales jobs (9.26%), and management occupations (8.31%).

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

In Front Royal, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.73 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The citizens of Front Royal are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.71% of adults in Front Royal have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Front Royal in 2010 was $24,733, which is middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,932 for a family of four. However, Front Royal contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Front Royal is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Front Royal home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Front Royal residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Front Royal include Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Front Royal is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.