Roy Cooper Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Net Worth

Roy Cooper is a very well renowned and famous American politician and also an attorney. He was born on 13th June, 1957 in Nashville, North Carolina who is serving as the 75th governor of North Carolina since the year 1st January,  2017. He is also the member of the democratic party and previously he has also been elected as the attorney general of North Carolina since the year 2001. Before that, Roy was also serving in the general assembly in both the houses that is North Carolina Senate and also the North Carolina House of Representatives. In the 2016 election, he defeated the other contender named as Pat McCrory in the governorship with a very close call.

Early Life

Roy was born to the lovely couple Roy Asberry Cooper II and Beverly Batchelor. Roy’s mother was a teacher and his father used to be a lawyer. He attended public school while he was completing his education and he also worked at the tobacco farm of his father during the summer season.

He completed his high school from Northern Nash Senior High School in the year 1975. Later on, he got the Morehead scholarship and so he went to complete his further education from University of North Carolina which is at Chapel Hill. Also, along with that he was elected to be a member of Young Democrats at the university. He also received a degree in Juris Doctor in the year 1982 from the University of North Carolina School of Law.


Roy’s family had a law firm so he practiced with his law professional there for a lot of years. Later on, he got elected as a member of North Carolina House of Representatives in 1986. Then he was transferred to North Carolina Senate in 1991. However along with that he continues to practice law on the side. He was elected to act as the democratic majority leader of the state in the year 1997. He was elected to be the North Carolina attorney general in the year 2000 in November and he took to work on 6th January, 2001.

Roy Cooper Wife & Relationship

Roy was married to Kristin Cooper who used to work as a legal guardian at the Wake County meant for foster children. The beautiful couple has three daughters and they have all graduated from the same university as their father. All of them as of now reside at the Executive Mansion. Roy also teaches several Sunday school classes and serves as an elder and deacon.

Roy Cooper Biography

Real Name Roy Asberry Cooper III
Birth Date June 13, 1957
Age 62 Years
Birth Place Nashville, North Carolina, U.S.
Nationality American
Profession Politician
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Gemini

Roy Cooper Height, Weight and Body Measurement

Height in feet inches – 5’ 8” – in centimeters – 000 cm  
Weight in Kilograms – 78 kg  –  in Pounds –  000 lbs
Chest Size 38 inches
Waist Size 34 inches
Biceps Size 16 inches
Shoe Size 10 (US)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Slim
Sexual Orientation Straight


School Northern Nash Senior High School
College University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Father Roy Asberry Cooper, Jr.
Mother Beverly Thorne
Sister None
Brother None

Roy Cooper Affairs (Relationship Status)

What is Roy Cooper marital status? (single, married or divorce) Married
How many children does Roy Cooper have? Three (Natalie Cooper, Claire Cooper, Hilary Cooper)
Is Roy Cooper having any relationship affair? No
Is he a gay? No
Who is Roy Cooper wife? Kristin Bernhardt

Favorite Things

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Roy Cooper Net Worth

It’s been almost 2 decades since he consumed the charge of North Carolina Governor. Apart from this he has worked as an attorney who practiced at leading law firm along with his father. His net worth is estimated to be $12 million including all properties and salaries as of the year 2020.

Trivia: Important Facts about Roy Cooper:

  • He was born and raised in Nashville, North Carolina and currently lives in Raleigh, North Carolina.
  • Along with his wife and three daughters, he resides in North Carolina Executive Mansion.
  • He can’t live without certain useful iPhone apps such as Find My iPhone, Fitbit and Golf Clash.
  • His usual day starts with exercising and feed his animals including a dog and three cats.
  • Roy is a time punctual man and he save lots of time by shaving and reading books at the same time.
  • Determination is the most important thing which makes him successful at job.
  • Cooper suggests that everyone should visit public school in North Carolina.
  • He is the kind of person who gets starstruck only if person is a public school teacher rather than a celebrity.

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