Roy, Utah Population 2019

Roy, Utah's estimated population is 38,773 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Roy, Utah is the 21st largest city in Utah based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 4946.90 people/mi² (1910.00 people/km²).

The overall median age is 30.9 years, 30.7 years for males, and 31.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.6 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 3.1 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Roy, Utah is $66,333, while the mean household income is $72,865.

Roy Ut Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Roy Ut was:

  • White: 86.42%
  • Other race: 5.23%
  • Two or more races: 4.50%
  • Asian: 1.92%
  • Black or African American: 0.94%
  • Native American: 0.51%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.49%

How Many People Live in Roy, Utah?

38,773
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201838,7731280.33%
201738,6455031.32%
201638,1422810.74%
201537,861690.18%
201437,7921440.38%
201337,6481420.38%
201237,5062910.78%
201137,2152200.59%
201036,9954,1101.18%
200032,8858,2822.94%
199024,6034,9092.25%
198019,6945,3383.21%
197014,3565,1174.51%
19609,2395,5169.51%
19503,7232,72314.05%
19401,0000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White32,850
Some Other Race1,987
Two or More Races1,710
Asian729
Black or African American358
American Indian and Alaska Native193
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander186

Roy Ut Population Pyramid 2019

Roy Ut Median Age

30.9


Total

30.7


Male

31.2


Female

Roy Ut Adults

There are 26,142 adults, (3,666 of whom are seniors) in Roy Ut.

Roy Ut Age Dependency

69.1

Age Dependency Ratio

16.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Roy Ut Sex Ratio

Female

18,766

49.37%

Male

19,247

50.63%

Roy Ut Households and Families

Roy Ut Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Roy Ut Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
All82.2%17.8%
Non Family77.4%22.6%
Male74.8%25.2%
Female60.2%39.8%

82.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,2173.182.2
Married7,4543.6688.1
Non Family2,8581.2977.4
Female1,1443.3560.2
Male7614.0474.8

3.54

Average Family Size

3.1

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Roy Ut Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6362.78%
9th to 12th Grade1,1765.14%
High School Graduate7,39332.32%
Some College6,91530.23%
Associates Degree2,2369.77%
Bachelors Degree3,37014.73%
Graduate Degree1,1495.02%

Roy Ut Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,55817,4393,761
Hispanic2,8742,236240
Other Race1,110822121
Asian586563260
Multiple Races567552209
Black20319329
Native American10189
Islander676725

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.37%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,577$47,447$26,123
Less Than High School$28,690$36,567$17,037
High School Grad$32,888$44,076$25,717
Some College$37,772$46,940$23,918
Bachelors Degree$48,333$60,933$34,695
Graduate Degree$56,458$61,238$52,206

$37,577

Average Earnings

$47,447

Average Male

$26,123

Average Female

Roy Ut Language

Roy Ut Language by Age

Roy Ut Language

88.18% of Roy Ut residents speak only English, while 11.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.63% of the population.

Roy Ut Poverty

Roy Ut Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,3322,5688.75%
Hispanic5,6141,13520.22%
Multiple1,69734120.09%
Other1,98723311.73%
Native1917438.74%
Black355133.66%
Asian72540.55%

10.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.32%

Male Poverty Rate

10.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Roy Ut

The race most likely to be in poverty in Roy Ut is Native, with 38.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Roy Ut is Asian, with 0.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.01%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School9.53%
High School8.55%
Some College7.97%
Bachelors or Greater2.97%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed8.64%
Male Unemployed8.17%
Female Employed6.20%
Male Employed4.66%

Roy Ut Income

Roy Ut Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$66,333$72,865
Families$72,153$78,251
Married Families$79,293-
Non Families$40,351$47,972

Roy Ut Marital Status

Roy Ut Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Roy Ut Married by Age and Sex

Roy Ut Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Roy Ut Marital Status by Race

Roy Ut Veterans

2,682

Number of Veterans

2,455

Male Veterans

227

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam909
First Gulf War847
Second Gulf War693
Korea157
World War II97

Roy Ut Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,45210.80%
Hispanic1504.69%
2 or More8611.00%
Other836.65%
Hawaiian2218.18%
Black216.18%
Asian182.76%

Roy Ut Veterans by Education

4.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Roy Ut Employment Status

68.7%

Labor Force Participation

64.5%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Roy Ut Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.65%

Born in Utah

94.40%

Native Born

5.60%

Foreign Born

2.86%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.40% of Roy Ut residents were born in the United States, with 66.65% having been born in Utah. 2.86% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.