Casper, Wyoming Population 2018

Casper, Wyoming's estimated population is 57,814 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Casper, Wyoming is the 2nd largest city in Wyoming based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2182.21 people/mi² (842.55 people/km²), with a household density of 376.08 people/km² (974.06 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 34.9 years, 34.6 years for males, and 35.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.0 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 25,806 households in the city, with an average size of 2.45 people per household. The vacancy rate was 7.9%, with a median rent of $837/month. The median house has 5.9 rooms, and has a value of $189,400.

The median income for households in Casper, Wyoming is $57,964, while the mean household income is $74,867. The per capita income is $30,985, and 7.2% of families and 10.7% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 14.1% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 6.9% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201757,814-1,092-1.85%
201658,906-1,093-1.82%
201559,9992880.48%
201459,7112310.39%
201359,4801,7883.10%
201257,6921,5882.83%
201156,1048551.55%
201055,2495,60511.29%
200049,6442,9026.21%
199046,742-4,274-8.38%
198051,01611,65529.61%
197039,3614311.11%
196038,93015,25764.45%
195023,6735,70931.78%
194017,9641,3458.09%
193016,6195,17245.18%
192011,4478,808333.76%
19102,6392,139427.80%
19005000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White54,833
Two or More Races1,862
Black or African American847
Some Other Race670
American Indian and Alaska Native642
Asian537
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Casper Wy Population Pyramid 2018

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Casper Wy Median Age

34.9


Total

34.6


Male

35.2


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 43,650 adults in Casper Wy.

Casper Wy Age Dependency

59.2

Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Casper Wy Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.9
Houses Without Mortgage
5,499
Houses With Mortgage
9,399
Vacancy Rate
7.9
Median Rent
837
Median Home Value
189,400
Renter-Occupied Units
8,882
Owner-Occupied Units
14,898
Total Housing Units
25,806

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Casper Wy for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 3.1% and the labor force participation rate is 70.3%.

Casper Wy Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.45
Average Family Size
3.05
Total Households
23780
Married Couple Households
10781
Male Householder (no wife) Families
1544
Female Householder (no husband) Families
2397
Non Family Households
9058
Total Families
14722
Households With Own Children
6827
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
7.9
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0

Casper Wy Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,273
$10,000 to $14,999
722
$15,000 to $24,999
2,247
$25,000 to $34,999
2,436
$35,000 to $49,999
3,490
$50,000 to $74,999
4,909
$75,000 to $99,999
3,258
$100,000 to $149,999
3,480
$150,000 to $199,999
1,079
Over $200,000
886

Casper Wy Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Casper Wy

Wyoming

$57,964

$59,143

$74,867

$74,667

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Casper Wy Education Data

Casper Wy Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
3770.96%
9th to 12th Grade
2,5336.47%
High School Graduate
10,88327.80%
Some College
11,87430.33%
Associates Degree
4,12010.53%
Bachelors Degree
6,09815.58%
Graduate Degree
3,2588.32%