Roy has the 807th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 3.0% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Roy is part of the Ogden metro area. Unemployment in the Ogden area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting worse. Ogden has the 101st largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Roy is below average at $41,620, and the median cost of a home in Roy is $159,300, which is below the national average. 19% of workers in Roy hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 89% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Roy. 79% of Roy workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 12% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Roy spend an average of 22 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.