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Welcome to Roy ...
The location of Roy has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Roy is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Roy lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Roy is located in the (870) area code.
Communities Also Named Roy ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named Roy: This one is located in Pike County and the other is located in Mississippi County.
Beyond Arkansas, there are 24 communities that are also named Roy - they are located in British Columbia, Colorado, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Idaho, Kansas, Louisiana (2), Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Brunswick, New Mexico, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Roy.
Communities near Roy ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Roy.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Roy. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Roy.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Roy. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Roy.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Roy. See our Newspapers Page for Roy.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roy ...
Looking for more information about Roy? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Roy, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Roy.
Adding Roy to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Roy in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Roy was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Roy on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022