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Front Royal, Virginia

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Welcome to Front Royal ...

The town of Front Royal is located in Warren County and is the County Seat for Warren County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Front Royal has a population of 15,221 people<1> (see below for details).

Front Royal is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Front Royal lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Front Royal lies within the (540) area code.

The ZIP code for Front Royal: 22630<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Front Royal had a population of 14,440 people (which is 38.43% of the total population of Warren County). This makes Front Royal the county's most populous community.

The population of Front Royal represents 0.18% of the population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 34th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 14,440 people, the population of Front Royal increased 6.26% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 13,589 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Front Royal had an population of 15,221 people. This is an increase of 5.41% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.01% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Front Royal.

Communities Also Named Front Royal ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Front Royal - it's located in Ohio.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Front Royal.

Websites for Front Royal ...

Chamber of Commerce:

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Front Royal, the following might be of interest:

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Front Royal. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Front Royal. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Front Royal. Our list includes 14 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Front Royal:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Front Royal ...

Looking for more information about Front Royal? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Front Royal, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Front Royal.

Communities near Front Royal ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Petersburg   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the East (E) of Front Royal

Located in Fauquier County

Winchester   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the North (N) of Front Royal

Located in Winchester City

Strasburg   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Front Royal

Located in Shenandoah County

Woodstock   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the West (W) of Front Royal

Located in Shenandoah County

Berryville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Front Royal

Located in Clarke County

Stephens City   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the North (N) of Front Royal

Located in Frederick County

Middletown   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Front Royal

Located in Frederick County

Boyce   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Front Royal

Located in Clarke County

Toms Brook   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the West (W) of Front Royal

Located in Shenandoah County

Washington   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the South (S) of Front Royal

Located in Rappahannock County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Front Royal.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Warren County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Front Royal. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Warren County:

The official website for State of Virginia:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Front Royal.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Front Royal - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Front Royal). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Front Royal or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Front Royal) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Front Royal. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Front Royal

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Front Royal. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9227, Longitude: -78.1909     [Map].






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