Front Royal, Virginia Population 2021

15,382
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Front Royal is a city located in Warren County Virginia. It is also the county seat of Warren County. With a 2020 population of 15,382, it is the 34th largest city in Virginia and the 2278th largest city in the United States . Front Royal is currently growing at a rate of 0.34% annually and its population has increased by 6.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,440 in 2010. Front Royal reached it's highest population of 16,169 in 2014. Spanning over 11 miles, Front Royal has a population density of 1,497 people per square mile.

The average household income in Front Royal is $66,945 with a poverty rate of 16.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $973 per month, and the median house value is $214,500. The median age in Front Royal is 37.4 years, 37.9 years for males, and 37.3 years for females.

Front Royal Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Front Royal was:

  • White: 79.18%
  • Black or African American: 9.06%
  • Two or more races: 7.11%
  • Other race: 3.28%
  • Asian: 1.02%
  • Native American: 0.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Front Royal, Virginia is 15,382 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,226.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,440.

Front Royal, Virginia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,93879.18%
Black or African American1,3669.06%
Two or More Races1,0727.11%
Some Other Race4953.28%
Asian1541.02%
American Indian and Alaska Native520.34%
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Front Royal Population by Race

Front Royal Population Pyramid $2021

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Front Royal Median Age

37.4


Total

37.9


Male

37.3


Female

Front Royal Adults

There are 11,390 adults, (2,348 of whom are seniors) in Front Royal.

Front Royal Age Dependency

66.7

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Front Royal Sex Ratio

Female

7,917

52.51%

Male

7,160

47.49%

Front Royal Population by Age

Front Royal Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Front Royal Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.9%25.1%
Male67%33%
All56.5%43.5%
Non Family47.7%52.3%
Female36%64%

56.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Front Royal Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,6352.6356.5
Non Family2,1641.2947.7
Married2,0393.4574.9
Female1,0843.4336
Male3483.5567

3.29

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

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Front Royal Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5705.75%
9th to 12th Grade1,27112.83%
High School Graduate3,54735.80%
Some College2,09221.12%
Associates Degree6656.71%
Bachelors Degree1,29213.04%
Graduate Degree4704.74%
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Front Royal Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Front Royal Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,0466,6901,566
Black1,015829130
Hispanic56626158
2+ Races345303
Other Race202318
Asian5454

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.46%.

Front Royal Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,384$41,038$30,554
Less Than 9th Grade$21,875$31,319$16,118
High School Graduate$29,504$34,573$26,921
Some College$40,956$54,391$31,264
Bachelors Degree$44,666$53,051$43,981
Graduate Degree$52,500$51,971$54,028

$35,384

Average Earnings

$41,038

Average Male

$30,554

Average Female

Front Royal Earnings by Educational Attainment

Front Royal Language by Age

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Front Royal Language

91.05% of Front Royal residents speak only English, while 8.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.42% of the population.

Front Royal Language

Front Royal Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,2671,79415.92%
Black1,31424518.65%
Hispanic1,08417416.05%
Other48012826.67%
Asian15410266.23%
Multiple1,038716.84%
Native523261.54%

16.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.31%

Male Poverty Rate

18.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Front Royal

The race most likely to be in poverty in Front Royal is Asian, with 66.23% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Front Royal is Multiple, with 6.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.91%.

Front Royal Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.03%
High School14.33%
Some College9.68%
Bachelors or Greater5.54%

Front Royal Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed55.68%
Male Unemployed37.86%
Female Employed9.17%
Male Employed6.17%

Front Royal Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Front Royal Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,871$66,945
Families$59,230$76,658
Married Families$79,321-
Non Families$34,888$45,706
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Income by Household Type

Front Royal Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.1%

Male Marriage Rate

35.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Front Royal Married by Age and Sex

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Front Royal Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Front Royal Marital Status by Race

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Front Royal Marital Status

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1,062

Number of Veterans

1,011

Male Veterans

51

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam366
First Gulf War278
Second Gulf War149
Korea88
World War II7

Front Royal Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54314
75+248
65 to 74221
55 to 64177
18 to 34102

Front Royal Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8519.18%
Black18015.04%
Hispanic395.52%
2+ Races316.40%

Front Royal Veterans by Race

Front Royal Veterans by Education

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5.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Front Royal Veterans by Education

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65.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Front Royal Employment by Age

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Front Royal Employment by Race

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Front Royal Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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64.84%

Born in Front Royal

94.72%

Native Born

5.28%

Foreign Born

3.79%

Non Citizen

1.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.72% of Front Royal residents were born in the United States, with 64.84% having been born in Virginia. 3.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Front Royal Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202115,382520.34%
202015,330520.34%
201915,278520.34%
201815,2262161.44%
201715,010-84-0.56%
201615,0943202.17%
201514,774-1,395-8.63%
201416,1691,3479.09%
201314,8222551.75%
201214,567860.59%
201114,481320.22%
201014,4498600.62%
200013,5891,7091.35%
199011,8807540.66%
198011,1262,9153.08%
19708,2112620.32%
19607,949-166-0.21%
19508,1154,2847.79%
19403,8312,8313.41%
19001,0000.00%

Front Royal Population by Year