Front Royal, VA
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Front Royal profile

Living in Front Royal

Front Royal is a medium-sized town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 15,155 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Front Royal is the 62nd largest community in Virginia.

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.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.88% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

One downside of living in Front Royal, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.99 minutes every day commuting to work.

As is often the case in a small town, Front Royal doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

In terms of college education, Front Royal is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.79% of adults 25 and older in Front Royal have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Front Royal in 2018 was $28,804, which is middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $115,216 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, German, English, Italian, and Polish.

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