Roy, Utah Population 2020

39,779

Roy is a city located in Weber County, Utah. With a 2020 population of 39,779, it is the 22nd largest city in Utah and the 988th largest city in the United States. Roy is currently growing at a rate of 1.28% annually and its population has increased by 7.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 36,884 in 2010. Spanning over 8 miles, Roy has a population density of 4,890 people per square mile.

The average household income in Roy is $74,852 with a poverty rate of 11.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $968 per month, and the median house value is $173,900. The median age in Roy is 30.5 years, 30.6 years for males, and 30.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.1 males.

Roy Ut Demographics

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

  • White: 84.30%
  • Other race: 6.53%
  • Two or more races: 4.63%
  • Asian: 2.31%
  • Black or African American: 1.04%
  • Native American: 0.70%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.49%
The current population of Roy, Utah is 39,779, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 38,773. The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 36,884.

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32,23684.30%
Some Other Race2,4986.53%
Two or More Races1,7694.63%
Asian8822.31%
Black or African American3961.04%
American Indian and Alaska Native2680.70%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1890.49%

Roy Ut Population Pyramid 2020

Roy Ut Median Age

30.5


Total

30.6


Male

30.4


Female

Roy Ut Adults

There are 26,237 adults, (3,660 of whom are seniors) in Roy Ut.

Roy Ut Age Dependency

69.4

Age Dependency Ratio

16.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Roy Ut Sex Ratio

Female

18,923

49.49%

Male

19,315

50.51%

Roy Ut Households and Families

Roy Ut Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Roy Ut Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88%12%
All82.5%17.5%
Male77.6%22.4%
Non Family76.7%23.3%
Female68.5%31.5%

82.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,1963.1282.5
Married7,0903.7688
Non Family3,0331.3576.7
Female1,1973.5968.5
Male8763.4977.6

3.6

Average Family Size

3.12

Average Household Size

6.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Roy Ut Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5322.32%
9th to 12th Grade1,1905.20%
High School Graduate7,96534.78%
Some College6,75329.49%
Associates Degree2,0949.14%
Bachelors Degree3,27114.28%
Graduate Degree1,0974.79%

Roy Ut Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,92516,8623,534
Hispanic3,2152,659239
Other Race1,4701,107121
Asian724683297
Multiple Races629612233
Black28425436
Native American126107
Islander878737

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 islander people with a rate of 42.53%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,254$48,551$27,294
Less Than High School$29,459$37,143$18,350
High School Grad$35,159$42,364$27,636
Some College$38,710$49,718$27,250
Bachelors Degree$46,875$62,942$31,417
Graduate Degree$60,987$64,000$51,375

$38,254

Average Earnings

$48,551

Average Male

$27,294

Average Female

Roy Ut Language

Roy Ut Language by Age

Roy Ut Language

86.11% of Roy Ut residents speak only English, while 13.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.33% of the population.

Roy Ut Poverty

Roy Ut Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,7102,93510.22%
Hispanic6,20692514.90%
Multiple1,69930718.07%
Other2,4982289.13%
Native2679535.58%
Black391266.65%

11.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.87%

Male Poverty Rate

10.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Roy Ut

The race most likely to be in poverty in Roy Ut is Native, with 35.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Roy Ut is Black, with 6.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.29%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.14%
High School9.15%
Some College7.96%
Bachelors or Greater2.25%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed15.24%
Male Unemployed7.74%
Female Employed6.22%
Male Employed4.43%

Roy Ut Income

Roy Ut Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$68,424$74,852
Families$73,982$80,385
Married Families$79,572-
Non Families$42,489$50,220

Roy Ut Marital Status

Roy Ut Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.8%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

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

2,661

Number of Veterans

2,419

Male Veterans

242

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam882
First Gulf War767
Second Gulf War658
Korea180
World War II80
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,36310.64%
Hispanic1754.87%
2 or More14018.42%
Other945.75%
Black4912.37%
Hawaiian1511.81%

$Roy Ut Veterans by Education

5.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.60%

Veteran Disability Rate

Roy Ut Employment Status

70.4%

Labor Force Participation

66.3%

Employment Rate

4.8%

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

67.76%

Born in Utah

94.08%

Native Born

5.92%

Foreign Born

2.63%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.08% of Roy Ut residents were born in the United States, with 67.76% having been born in Utah. 2.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202039,7795031.28%
201939,2765031.30%
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%