Weston County, WY

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Population
7,100
0.239% 1-year decline
US Senator
Mike Enzi
Republican Party
US Senator
John Barrasso
Republican Party
Median Property Value
$169,900
5.66% 1-year decline
Number of Employees
3,188
6.43% 1-year decline

About

In 2018, Weston County, WY had a population of 7.1k people with a median age of N/A and a median household income of N/A. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Weston County, WY declined from 7,117 to 7,100, a -0.239% decrease and its median household income N/A from N/A to N/A, a N/A% N/A.

N/A N/A% of the people in Weston County, WY speak a non-English language, and 98.1% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Weston County, WY is $169,900, and the homeownership rate is 77.7%. Most people in Weston County, WY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Weston County, WY is 3 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Impact on Employment

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Wyoming (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Wyoming across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Wyoming went to Donald J. Trump with 86% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (8.48%), followed by Other (5.5%). The most partisan county was Crook County, WY with 87.5% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Mike Enzi and John Barrasso 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.

Weston County, WY is currently represented by N/A N/A 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 Wyoming
86% 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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Mike Enzi
Senator from Wyoming2
Assumed office on January 3, 1997
John Barrasso
Senator from Wyoming1
Assumed office on June 25, 2007

Mike Enzi and John Barrasso 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, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from N/A

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

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Diversity

Weston County, WY is home to a population of 7.1k people, from which 98.1% are citizens. As of N/A, N/A% of Weston County, WY residents were born outside of the country (N/A people).

In N/A, there were N/A times more N/A residents (N/A people) in Weston County, WY than any other race or ethnicity. There were N/A N/A and N/A N/A residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

N/A%
Hispanic Population
N/A people

In N/A, there were N/A times more N/A residents (N/A people) in Weston County, WY than any other race or ethnicity. There were N/A N/A and N/A N/A residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

N/A% of the people in Weston County, WY are hispanic (N/A people).

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Age by Nativity

43
Median Native-Born Age
± 1.1
54
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 13.8

In N/A, the median age of all people in Weston County, WY was N/A. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 43, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 54. But people in Weston County, WY are getting N/A. In N/A, the average age of all Weston County, WY residents was N/A.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    8,138 ± 2,199 people
  2. Canada
    1,016 ± 782 people
  3. Philippines
    1,012 ± 780 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Wyoming was Mexico, the natal country of 8,138 Wyoming residents, followed by Canada with 1,016 and Philippines with 1,012.

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Citizenship

98.1%
2018 Citizenship
98.5%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 98.1% of Weston County, WY residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Weston County, WY was 98.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    222 ± 73
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    112 ± 80
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    96 ± 55

Weston County, WY has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.98 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Weston County, WY is N/A. In 2018, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Weston County, WY was Census Tract 9513 with a value of $56,282, followed by Census Tract 9511 and N/A, with respective values of $50,000 and N/A.

Males in Wyoming have an average income that is 1.49 times higher than the average income of females, which is $41,789. The income inequality in Wyoming (measured using the Gini index) is 0.44, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Weston County, WY employs 3.19k people. The largest industries in Weston County, WY are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (650 people), Educational Services (369 people), and Retail Trade (301 people), and the highest paying industries are Wholesale Trade ($72,604), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($69,737), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($62,340).

Wages

Median Household Income

N/A
N/A value
± N/A

Households in Weston County, WY have a median annual income of N/A, which is approximately the same the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of N/A in N/A, which represents a N/A% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$62,351
Average Male Salary in Wyoming
± $3,660
$41,789
Average Female Salary in Wyoming
± $2,576

In 2017, full-time male employees in Wyoming made 1.49 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. White
    $47,441 ± $2,313
  2. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
    $46,258 ± $27,938
  3. Asian
    $43,395 ± $26,059

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Wyoming workers was White. These workers were paid 1.03 times more than Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 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 Weston County, WY is from Wyoming.
0.44
2017 Wage GINI in Wyoming
0.442
2016 Wage GINI in Wyoming

In 2017, the income inequality in Wyoming was 0.44 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.416% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Wyoming was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Wyoming in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Wyoming across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9513
  2. Census Tract 9511
  3. N/A

In 2018, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Weston County, WY was Census Tract 9513 with a value of $56,282, followed by Census Tract 9511 and N/A, with respective values of $50,000 and N/A.

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

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Poverty by Age and Gender

N/A N/A
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

N/A% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Weston County, WY (N/A out of N/A people) live below the poverty line, a number that is approximately the same as the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are N/A N/A, followed by N/A N/A and then N/A N/A.

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

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Weston County, WY is N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

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

3.19k
2018 Value
± 329
-6.43%
1 Year decline
± 15.6%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Weston County, WY declined at a rate of -6.43%, from 3.41k employees to 3.19k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Weston County, WY, are Construction & Extraction Occupations (481 people), Management Occupations (357 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (322 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Weston County, WY.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Weston County, WY, by number of employees, are Construction & Extraction Occupations (481 people), Management Occupations (357 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (322 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Weston County, WY has an unusually high number of residents working as Construction & Extraction Occupations (3 times higher than expected), Transportation Occupations (1.82 times), and Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Occupations (1.66 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Weston County, WY, by median earnings, are Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($66,402), Healthcare Practitioners & Technical Occupations ($65,530), and Material Moving Occupations ($63,438).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

3.19k
2018 Value
± 329
-6.43%
1 Year decline
± 15.6%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Weston County, WY declined at a rate of -6.43%, from 3.41k employees to 3.19k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Weston County, WY, are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (650 people), Educational Services (369 people), and Retail Trade (301 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Weston County, WY, though some of these residents may live in Weston 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 Weston County, WY, by number of employees, are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (650 people), Educational Services (369 people), and Retail Trade (301 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Weston County, WY has an unusually high number of Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (39 times higher than expected), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (4.06 times), and Utilities (1.7 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Weston County, WY, by median earnings, are Wholesale Trade ($72,604), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($69,737), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($62,340).

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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. $24.2B
  2. $7.35B
  3. $5.14B

In 2015, the top outbound Wyoming product (by dollars) was Coal-n.e.c. with $24.2B, followed by Crude petroleum ($7.35B) and Fuel oils ($5.14B).

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
2015 Value in Wyoming
$79.1B
Projected 2045 Value in Wyoming
33.3% growth

In 2015, total outbound Wyoming trade was $59.3B. This is expected to increase 33.3% to $79.1B 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. $9.62B
  2. $6.9B
  3. $3.97B

In 2015, the top outbound Wyoming domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Utah with $9.62B, followed by Colorado with $6.9B and Nebraska and $3.97B.

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

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Weston County, WY was $169,900 in 2018, which is 0.74 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $180,100 to $169,900, a 5.66% decrease. The homeownership rate in Weston County, WY is 77.7%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Weston County, WY have an average commute time of 23.2 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Weston County, WY is higher than the national average, with an average of 3 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$169,900
2018 Median
± $16,863
$180,100
2017 Median
± $21,678

In 2018, the median property value in Weston County, WY declined from to $169,900 from the previous year's value of $180,100.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Weston 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 Weston County, WY the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
N/A
Median Household Income
± N/A
3.06k
Number of Households
± 314

In N/A, the median household income of the 3.06k households in Weston County, WY N/A N/A from the previous year's value of N/A.

The following chart displays the households in Weston 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
Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

77.7%
2018 Homeownership
76.6%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 77.7% of the housing units in Weston County, WY were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 76.6%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Weston County, WY compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

23.2 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Weston County, WY have a shorter commute time (23.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 4.67% of the workforce in Weston County, WY have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    74.3%
  2. Public Transit
    8.34%
  3. Worked At Home
    5.78%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Weston County, WY was Drove Alone (74.3%), followed by those who Public Transit (8.34%) and those who Worked At Home (5.78%).

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

3 cars
Average Number

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

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Health

N/A% of the population of Weston County, WY has health coverage, with N/A% on employee plans, N/A% on Medicaid, N/A% on Medicare, N/A% on non-group plans, and N/A% 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 Weston County, WY see 1808 patients per year on average, which represents a 25.6% increase from the previous year (1440 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1809 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 724 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Big Horn County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (11.9%). Additionally, Campbell County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (34.3%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

1,808 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Weston County, WY

Primary care physicians in Weston County, WY see an average of 1,808 patients per year. This represents a 25.6% increase from the previous year (1,440 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Weston 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

N/A%
Uninsured
N/A%
Employer Coverage
N/A%
Medicaid
N/A%
Medicare
N/A%
Non-Group
N/A%
Military or VA

Between N/A and N/A, the percent of uninsured citizens in Weston County, WY N/A by N/A from N/A% to N/A%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Weston 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. 11.9% prevalence
  2. 11.7% prevalence
  3. 11.5% prevalence

Big Horn County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Wyoming, at 11.9%.

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

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