Wyoming Demographic Data

Wyoming Demographic Summary

  • Population: 576,412
  • Area: 97,812.00 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 97,088.00 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 724.00 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 5.89 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 6,179.46 ft
  • Time Zone: Mountain Standard Time (GMT -7)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Wyoming Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
287,296
49.1%
50.8
Male
298,205
50.9%
49.2
Total Population
585,501
 
 

Wyoming Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
37,873
6.5% 
6.1
5 to 9 Years
43,974
7.5% 
6.3
10 to 14 Years
37,253
6.4% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
37,465
6.4% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
38,142
6.5% 
6.9
25 to 34 Years
80,974
13.8% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
72,132
12.3% 
12.6
45 to 54 Years
69,086
11.8% 
13.2
55 to 59 Years
39,389
6.7% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
41,630
7.1% 
6.1
65 to 74 Years
53,643
9.2% 
8.9
75 to 84 Years
24,089
4.1% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
9,851
1.7% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
444,641
75.9%
77.2
Female
218,503
49.1%
51.3%
Male
226,138
50.9%
48.7%
21 Years and over
419,986
71.7%
73.1
62 Years and over
111,611
19.1%
18.8
65 Years and over
87,583
15.0%
15.2
Female
46,300
52.9%
55.8%
Male
41,283
47.1%
44.2%
Median Age (years)
37
0.0%
0.0

Wyoming Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
570,197
97.4% 
96.8
White
538,819
92.0% 
72.6
Black or African American
5,970
1.0% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
13,194
2.3% 
0.8
Asian
6,012
1.0% 
5.4
Asian Indian
1,464
0.3% 
1.2
Chinese
1,000
0.2% 
1.3
Filipino
615
0.1% 
0.9
Japanese
404
0.1% 
0.2
Korean
827
0.1% 
0.4
Vietnamese
85
0.0% 
0.6
Other Asian
1,617
0.3% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
420
0.1% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
 
0.0
Samoan
 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
 
0.1
Some Other Race
5,782
1.0% 
5.1
Two or More Races
15,304
2.6% 
3.2
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
56,264
9.6% 
17.8
Mexican
43,955
7.5% 
11.2
Puerto Rican
872
0.1% 
1.7
Cuban
62
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
11,375
1.9% 
4.2
Not Hispanic or Latino
529,237
90.4% 
82.2

Wyoming Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
5,751
1.5% 
5.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
20,940
5.4% 
7.2
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
114,624
29.3% 
27.2
Some college, no degree
97,961
25.1% 
20.6
Associate's Degree
45,601
11.7% 
8.4
Bachelor's Degree
67,845
17.4% 
19.3
Graduate or professional degree
38,072
9.7% 
11.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
26,691
6.9%
12.6
High School Graduate or Higher
364,103
93.2%
87.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
105,917
27.1%
31.2

Wyoming Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
128,274
27.5%
33.7
Now Married
247,344
53.0%
47.5
Divorced
60,035
12.9%
11.0
Separated
6,909
1.5%
2.0
Widowed
23,839
5.1%
5.8

Wyoming Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
505,837
92.4%
78.4%
Languages other than english
41,791
7.6%
21.6%
Spanish
27,155
5.0%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
7,415
1.4%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
3,675
0.7%
3.5%
Other Languages
3,546
0.6%
1.1%

Wyoming Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
11,596
5.2%
6.7
$10,000 to $14,999
10,085
4.5%
4.8
$15,000 to $24,999
22,031
9.9%
9.7
$25,000 to $34,999
20,516
9.2%
9.5
$35,000 to $49,999
32,065
14.3%
13.0
$50,000 to $74,999
41,112
18.4%
17.7
$75,000 to $99,999
30,199
13.5%
12.3
$100,000 to $149,000
36,144
16.2%
14.0
$150,000 to $199,999
11,364
5.1%
5.8
$200,000 or more
8,507
3.8%
6.4
Median household income
59,882
 
57,617
Per capita income
30,042
 
31,128

Wyoming Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
28,415
9.9%
1.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
30,823
10.7%
9.8
Construction
23,015
8.0%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
70,932
24.7%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
10,808
3.8%
6.6
Information
6,264
2.2%
2.1
Manufacturing
11,402
4.0%
10.1
Other services except public administration
12,744
4.4%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
21,221
7.4%
11.4
Public administration
17,196
6.0%
4.6
Retail trade
30,904
10.7%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
18,674
6.5%
5.2
Wholesale trade
5,185
1.8%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
45,134
15.7%
8.8
Management, professional, and related occupations
94,949
33.0%
37.6
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
34,626
12.0%
12.2
Sales and office occupations
59,956
20.8%
23.3
Service occupations
52,918
18.4%
18.1

Wyoming Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
284,386
 
150,377,000
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
221,126
77.8%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
25,590
9.0%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
4,322
1.5%
5.1
Walked
13,105
4.6%
2.7
Other means
3,765
1.3%
1.8
Worked at home
16,478
5.8%
5.0
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
16.9
 
26.6

Wyoming Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
9,208
4.1%
8.7
1 vehicles
56,760
25.4%
33.2
2 vehicles
85,254
38.1%
37.1
3 or more
72,397
32.4%
21.0

Wyoming Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
0
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
223,619
82.6%
87.6
Owner Occupied
153,894
68.8%
63.1
Renter Occupied
69,725
31.2%
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
47,006
17.4%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy rate
2
0.0%
0.0
Rental Vacancy Rate
11
0.0%
0.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.6
0.0%
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.4
0.0%
2.5

Wyoming Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
270,625
1 room
5,253
1.9%
2.4
2 rooms
4,827
1.8%
2.7
3 rooms
19,914
7.4%
9.1
4 rooms
48,582
18.0%
16.5
5 rooms
46,496
17.2%
19.8
6 rooms
47,887
17.7%
17.8
7 rooms
32,900
12.2%
12.0
8 rooms
23,617
8.7%
8.6
9 rooms or more
41,149
15.2%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 
0.0

Wyoming Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
270,625
135,703,000
1-unit, detached
179,295
66.3%
61.5
1-unit, attached
12,160
4.5%
5.9
2-units
5,930
2.2%
3.6
3 or 4 units
14,222
5.3%
4.4
5 to 9 units
7,684
2.8%
4.8
10 to 19 units
6,295
2.3%
4.4
20 or more units
8,677
3.2%
9.0
Mobile home
36,239
13.4%
6.2
Boat, RV, van, etc.
123
0.0%
0.1

Wyoming Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
30,139
11.1%
12.8%
1940 to 1949
11,988
4.4%
5.0%
1950 to 1959
24,972
9.2%
10.4%
1960 to 1969
20,081
7.4%
10.7%
1970 to 1979
52,842
19.5%
15.3%
1980 to 1989
40,443
14.9%
13.5%
1990 to 1999
32,955
12.2%
13.9%
2000 to 2004
2005 or later

Wyoming Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
137,875
61.7%
48.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
20,581
9.2%
4.7
Electricity
49,466
22.1%
38.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
940
0.4%
4.8
Coal or coke
478
0.2%
0.1
Wood
11,184
5.0%
1.9
Solar energy
100
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
2,037
0.9%
0.5
No fuel used
958
0.4%
1.1

Wyoming Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
87,347
 
47295100.0
Less than $500
1,301
1.5%
10.7%
$3,000 or more
3,666
4.2%
1.8%
$2,500 to $2,999
3,692
4.2%
1.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
7,563
8.7%
4.4%
$500 to $999
17,570
20.1%
41.0%
$1,500 to $1,999
19,805
22.7%
11.9%
$1,000 to $1,499
33,750
38.6%
28.3%
Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
42,195
48.5%
45.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
14,594
16.8%
15.7%
25.0% to 29.9%
8,990
10.3%
10.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
6,115
7.0%
7.0%
35.0% or more
15,192
17.4%
21.3%
Not Computed
261
0.0%
0.0%

Wyoming Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
64,029 
 
41,631,300 
$1,000 to $1,499
15,910
24.8%
28.3%
$1,500 to $1,999
5,353
8.4%
11.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
967
1.5%
4.4%
$2,500 to $2,999
116
0.2%
1.9%
$3,000 or more
87
0.1%
1.8%
$500 to $999
34,421
53.8%
41.0%
Less than $500
7,175
11.2%
10.7%
No Cash Rent
5,696
0.0%
2,206,240
Median (Dollars)
840
0.0%
981
Rent Payment as Percentage of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
10,490
16.6%
13.1%
15.0% to 19.9%
9,355
14.8%
12.9%
20.0% to 24.9%
8,594
13.6%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
8,626
13.7%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
5,307
8.4%
9.0%
35.0% or more
20,822
32.9%
40.7%
Not Computed
6,531
0.0%
0.0%

Wyoming Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
153,894
 
75,022,600
Less then $50,000
14,466
9.4%
7.3%
$50,000 to $99,999
8,893
5.8%
7.3%
$100,000 to $149,000
17,706
11.5%
14.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
31,171
20.3%
14.5%
$200,000 to $299,999
41,155
26.7%
19.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
28,705
18.7%
18.2%
$500,000 to $999,999
7,618
5.0%
10.5%
$1,000,000 or more
4,180
2.7%
3.1%
Median (Dollars)
209,500
 
205,000
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