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Roy is a village in Harding County.

The community was named for the family of Frank Roy, settler.

The latitude of Roy is 35.943N. The longitude is -104.195W.

It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 5,896 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 256.


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Median household income
Local
$21,111
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Roy demographic reports
Roy is east of the Canadian River.
Well-known residents have included:
· Tommy McDonald, football player
Local festivals include:
  • Harding County Fair - Aug. 2-4, 2007
Dates often change. Check Roy web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Mills Canyon

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Roy demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Harding County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 87743 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

14% of Roy residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Roy ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Roy was $17,651, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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16% of Roy residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Roy, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $163.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $450.


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Harding County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Roy political report.

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The average commute time for Roy workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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