The Town of Front Royal had a population of 15,413 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Front Royal is located at latitude 38.9182 and longitude -78.1944 in Warren County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Front Royal encompass a land area of 9.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0.24 sq. miles. Warren County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 564 feet.
The Town of Front Royal (GNIS ID: 2390195) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Front Royal: Hell Town, Helltown, Lehewtown.
|Total Population||15,413 (100%)|
|Population in Households||15,096 (97.9%)|
|Population in Families||11,871 (77.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||317 ( 2.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$54,751|
|Average Household Income||$70,746|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||16%|
|Per Capita Income||$26,975|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||6,507 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,880 (59.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,018 (31.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||609 ( 9.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$208,017|
|Average Home Value||$246,276|
|Housing Affordability Index3||158|
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.34%|
|Per Capita Income||0.84%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.63%|
The table below compares Front Royal to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 90||85th|
|Population Density||# 180||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 292||51st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 244||41st|
|Per Capita Income||# 331||44th|
|Diversity Index||# 365||39th|
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