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People

Total Population 654
Male Share of the Population 49.8%
Female Share of the Population 50.2%
Senior Citizens 16.2%
Employed Population 16+ 270
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 53.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 20.7%
Median Earnings25+ $43,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $23,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,833

Wealth

Median Family Income $85,573
% Above Poverty Level 88.8%
% Below Poverty Level 11.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 35 minutes
% Working from Home 3.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1%
% Using Public Transportation 0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 22.4%
Median Gross Rent $950
Median House Value $168,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 23.9%
US/American 0%
English 18%
Irish 18.2%

Roy Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 11 miles S of Lakewood, Washington (center to center)
Nearest Large City 42 miles S of Seattle, Washington
County Pierce
Standard Zip Codes 98580
Phone Area Codes 253
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 47.004
Longitude -122.538

Roy Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station MC MILLIN RESERVOIR
Distance 15.6 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 45 F
Apr Temp 38 to 57 F
Jul Temp 51 to 75 F
Oct Temp 41 to 59 F
Annual Precip 43.1 inches
Station GRAPEVIEW 3 SW
Distance 25.6 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 45 F
Apr Temp 40 to 59 F
Jul Temp 53 to 74 F
Oct Temp 44 to 60 F
Annual Precip 53.2 inches
Station KENT
Distance 31.6 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 47 F
Apr Temp 42 to 61 F
Jul Temp 55 to 77 F
Oct Temp 44 to 62 F
Annual Precip 39.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
DuPont 8,851 $90,253
Eatonville 2,805 $75,469
Lakewood 58,890 $59,791
Rainier 1,901 $73,182
Steilacoom 6,083 $72,279
Yelm 7,398 $54,145
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