Sweetwater County, WY

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2019 Population
43,521
1.35% 1-year decline
US Senator
John Barrasso
Republican Party
US Senator
Cynthia Lummis
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
35.3
2.02% 1-year increase
2019 Poverty Rate
11.5%
4.78% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$74,843
2.51% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$205,600
0.0972% 1-year decline
2019 Employed Population
21,487
2.9% 1-year decline

About

In 2019, Sweetwater County, WY had a population of 43.5k people with a median age of 35.3 and a median household income of $74,843. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Sweetwater County, WY declined from 44,117 to 43,521, a −1.35% decrease and its median household income grew from $73,008 to $74,843, a 2.51% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Sweetwater County, WY are White (Non-Hispanic) (79.6%), White (Hispanic) (13.8%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.62%), Other (Hispanic) (1.16%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.12%). 0% of the households in Sweetwater County, WY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.1% of the residents in Sweetwater County, WY are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Sweetwater County, WY are Western Wyoming Community College (445 degrees awarded in 2019).

In 2019, the median property value in Sweetwater County, WY was $205,600, and the homeownership rate was 76.2%. Most people in Sweetwater County, WY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Sweetwater County, WY was 2 cars per household.

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COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Wyoming, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industry Sector

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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Wyoming. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Wyoming.

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Community Mobility

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Diversity

Sweetwater County, WY is home to a population of 43.5k people, from which 97.1% are citizens. As of 2019, 13.3% of Sweetwater County, WY residents were born outside of the country (5.79k people).

In 2019, there were 5.75 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (34.6k people) in Sweetwater County, WY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 6.02k White (Hispanic) and 703 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Sweetwater County, WY
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    34.6k ± 19
  2. White (Hispanic)
    6.02k ± 297
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    703 ± 242
15.9%
Hispanic Population
6.91k people

In 2019, there were 5.75 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (34.6k people) in Sweetwater County, WY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 6.02k White (Hispanic) and 703 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

15.9% of the people in Sweetwater County, WY are hispanic (6.91k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Sweetwater County, WY as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

13.3%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
5.79k people
5.33%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
2.35k people

As of 2019, 13.3% of Sweetwater County, WY residents (5.79k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 34%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Sweetwater County, WY was 5.33%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

35
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.4
43
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 2.9

In 2019, the median age of all people in Sweetwater County, WY was 35.3. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 35, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 43. But people in Sweetwater County, WY are getting getting older. In 2018, the average age of all Sweetwater County, WY residents was 35.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    7,878 ± 2,164 people
  2. Canada
    990 ± 772 people
  3. China
    925 ± 746 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Wyoming was Mexico, the natal country of 7,878 Wyoming residents, followed by Canada with 990 and China with 925.

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Citizenship

97.1%
2019 Citizenship
96.3%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 97.1% of Sweetwater County, WY residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Sweetwater County, WY was 96.3%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,010 ± 147
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    545 ± 172
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    438 ± 148

Sweetwater County, WY has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.85 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Sweetwater County, WY is $74,843. In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Sweetwater County, WY was Census Tract 9706.02 with a value of $96,029, followed by Census Tract 9709.01 and Census Tract 9707, with respective values of $93,407 and $88,194.

Males in Wyoming have an average income that is 1.48 times higher than the average income of females, which is $44,030. The income inequality in Wyoming (measured using the Gini index) is 0.449, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Sweetwater County, WY employs 21.5k people. The largest industries in Sweetwater County, WY are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (3,036 people), Educational Services (2,530 people), and Retail Trade (2,268 people), and the highest paying industries are Manufacturing ($101,170), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($84,228), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($83,598).

Wages

Median Household Income

$74,843
2019 value
± $3,334
2.51%
1 Year Growth
± 6.03%

Households in Sweetwater County, WY have a median annual income of $74,843, which is more than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $73,008 in 2018, which represents a 2.51% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$65,286
Average Male Salary in Wyoming
± $4,113
$44,030
Average Female Salary in Wyoming
± $3,021

In 2019, full-time male employees in Wyoming made 1.48 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Wyoming by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Wyoming
  1. Black
    $50,029 ± $29,544
  2. White
    $49,969 ± $2,638
  3. American Indian and Alaska Native tribes specified; or American Indian or Alaska Native, not specified and no other races
    $45,474 ± $28,626

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Wyoming workers was Black. These workers were paid 1 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Wyoming.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Sweetwater County, WY is from Wyoming.
0.449
2019 Wage GINI in Wyoming
0.449
2018 Wage GINI in Wyoming

In 2019, the income inequality in Wyoming was 0.449 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0154% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Wyoming was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Wyoming in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9706.02
  2. Census Tract 9709.01
  3. Census Tract 9707

In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Sweetwater County, WY was Census Tract 9706.02 with a value of $96,029, followed by Census Tract 9709.01 and Census Tract 9707, with respective values of $93,407 and $88,194.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Sweetwater County, WY colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

11.5% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Sweetwater County, WY (4.92k out of 43k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females < 5.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    4,496 ± 501
  2. Hispanic
    1,296 ± 283
  3. Two Or More
    151 ± 149

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Sweetwater County, WY is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

21.5k
2019 Value
± 1,028
−2.9%
1 Year decline
± 6.97%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Sweetwater County, WY declined at a rate of −2.9%, from 22.1k employees to 21.5k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Sweetwater County, WY, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,357 people), Construction & Extraction Occupations (2,309 people), and Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Occupations (1,921 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Sweetwater County, WY.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Sweetwater County, WY, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,357 people), Construction & Extraction Occupations (2,309 people), and Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Occupations (1,921 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Sweetwater County, WY has an unusually high number of residents working as Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Occupations (2.94 times higher than expected), Construction & Extraction Occupations (2.13 times), and Transportation Occupations (1.48 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Sweetwater County, WY, by median earnings, are Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($84,097), Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations ($82,702), and Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($78,732).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

21.5k
2019 Value
± 1,028
−2.9%
1 Year decline
± 6.97%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Sweetwater County, WY declined at a rate of −2.9%, from 22.1k employees to 21.5k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Sweetwater County, WY, are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (3,036 people), Educational Services (2,530 people), and Retail Trade (2,268 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Sweetwater County, WY, though some of these residents may live in Sweetwater County, WY and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Sweetwater County, WY, by number of employees, are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (3,036 people), Educational Services (2,530 people), and Retail Trade (2,268 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Sweetwater County, WY has an unusually high number of Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (28.7 times higher than expected), Utilities (3.57 times), and Transportation & Warehousing (1.3 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Sweetwater County, WY, by median earnings, are Manufacturing ($101,170), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($84,228), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($83,598).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Wyoming to other states, or from other states to Wyoming.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $23.9B
  2. $8.57B
  3. $5.13B

In 2018, the top outbound Wyoming product (by dollars) was Coal-n.e.c. with $23.9B, followed by Crude petroleum ($8.57B) and Fuel oils ($5.13B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Wyoming products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$59.3B
2018 Value in Wyoming
$84B
Projected 2045 Value in Wyoming
41.8% growth

In 2018, total outbound Wyoming trade was $59.3B. This is expected to increase 41.8% to $84B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Wyoming trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Wyoming to other states, or from other states to Wyoming.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $7.29B
  2. $6.57B
  3. $3.72B

In 2018, the top outbound Wyoming domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Utah with $7.29B, followed by Colorado with $6.57B and Nebraska and $3.72B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Wyoming shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Sweetwater County, WY went to Donald J. Trump with 71% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (18.9%), followed by Other (10.2%). The most partisan county was Crook County, WY with 87.5% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

John Barrasso and Cynthia Lummis are the senators currently representing the state of Wyoming. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Sweetwater County, WY is currently represented by Liz Cheney in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Sweetwater County, WY
71% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Wyoming
  1. 87.5% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 86.7% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 86% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Wyoming was Crook County, WY with 87.5% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Wyoming colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Wyoming

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John Barrasso
Senator from Wyoming1
Assumed office on June 25, 2007
Appointed to the seat following the death of Craig L. Thomas.
Cynthia Lummis
Senator from Wyoming2
Assumed office on January 3, 2021

John Barrasso and Cynthia Lummis are the senators currently representing Wyoming.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Wyoming over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Sweetwater County, WY

Liz Cheney
Wyoming at-large Representative
Republican Party

Sweetwater County, WY is currently represented by Liz Cheney (Republican Party).

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the member for Sweetwater County, WY have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2019, universities in Sweetwater County, WY awarded 445 degrees. The student population of Sweetwater County, WY is skewed towards women, with 1,267 male students and 1,554 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Sweetwater County, WY are White (346 and 81.8%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (43 and 10.2%), Two or More Races (16 and 3.78%), and Black or African American (11 and 2.6%).

The largest universities in Sweetwater County, WY by number of degrees awarded are Western Wyoming Community College (445 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Sweetwater County, WY are General Studies (45 and 10.1%), Registered Nursing (38 and 8.54%), and General Business Administration & Management (31 and 6.97%).

The median tuition costs in Sweetwater County, WY are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 45 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 38 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 31 degree-majorss awarded

In 2018, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Sweetwater County, WY was General Studies with 45 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Sweetwater County, WY according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
445 degrees awarded
$N/A
Median In-State Public
$N/A
Median Private

In 2019, the Sweetwater County, WY institution with the largest number of graduating students was Western Wyoming Community College with 445 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

169
Degrees Awarded to Men
276
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 169 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Sweetwater County, WY, which is 0.612 times less than the 276 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Sweetwater County, WY by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    346 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    43 degrees awarded
  3. Two or More Races
    16 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Sweetwater County, WY was White students. These 346 degrees mean that there were 8.05 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 43 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Sweetwater County, WY was $205,600 in 2019, which is 0.855 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $205,800 to $205,600, a 0.0972% decrease. The homeownership rate in Sweetwater County, WY is 76.2%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Sweetwater County, WY have an average commute time of 19.1 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Sweetwater County, WY is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$205,600
2019 Median
± $5,593
$205,800
2018 Median
± $6,420

In 2019, the median property value in Sweetwater County, WY declined from to $205,600 from the previous year's value of $205,800.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Sweetwater County, WY compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Sweetwater County, WY the largest share of households have a property value in the $200k - $250k range.

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Household Income

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$74,843
Median Household Income
± $3,334
15.5k
Number of Households
± 804

In 2019, the median household income of the 15.5k households in Sweetwater County, WY grew to $74,843 from the previous year's value of $73,008.

The following chart displays the households in Sweetwater County, WY distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Sweetwater County, WY distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Sweetwater County, WY the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

76.2%
2019 Homeownership
75.4%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 76.2% of the housing units in Sweetwater County, WY were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 75.4%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Sweetwater County, WY compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

19.1 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Sweetwater County, WY have a shorter commute time (19.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 2.26% of the workforce in Sweetwater County, WY have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (75.5%)
  2. Carpooled (15.1%)
  3. Walked (3.09%)

In 2019, 75.5% of workers in Sweetwater County, WY drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (15.1%) and those who walked to work (3.09%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Sweetwater County, WY distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Sweetwater County, WY have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Health

88.7% of the population of Sweetwater County, WY has health coverage, with 62.2% on employee plans, 7.86% on Medicaid, 7.51% on Medicare, 10.1% on non-group plans, and 1.11% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Wyoming was $8,320 in 2014. This is a 4.51% increase from the previous year ($7,961).

Primary care physicians in Sweetwater County, WY see 2532 patients per year on average, which represents a 6.95% decrease from the previous year (2721 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1694 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 399 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Platte County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (15%). Additionally, Weston County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (37.2%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

2,532 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Sweetwater County, WY

Primary care physicians in Sweetwater County, WY see an average of 2,532 patients per year. This represents a 6.95% decrease from the previous year (2,721 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Sweetwater County, WY in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$8,320
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Wyoming
$4,957
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$7,698
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$9,050
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Wyoming (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.51%, from $7,961 to $8,320.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

11.3%
Uninsured
62.2%
Employer Coverage
7.86%
Medicaid
7.51%
Medicare
10.1%
Non-Group
1.11%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Sweetwater County, WY declined by 5.83% from 12% to 11.3%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Sweetwater County, WY changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 15% prevalence
  2. 14.4% prevalence
  3. 12.1% prevalence

Platte County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Wyoming, at 15%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Wyoming by county over multiple years.

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