Riverton, Wyoming Population 2018

Riverton, Wyoming's estimated population is 11,058 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Riverton, Wyoming is the 9th largest city in Wyoming based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 930.72 people/mi² (359.35 people/km²), with a household density of 154.82 people/km² (400.97 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 35.5 years, 35.5 years for males, and 35.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 105.3 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 4,764 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.8%, with a median rent of $715/month. The median house has 5.3 rooms, and has a value of $160,300.

The median income for households in Riverton, Wyoming is $50,020, while the mean household income is $67,791. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201711,058-120-1.07%
201611,1781171.06%
201511,061-37-0.33%
201411,098-82-0.73%
201311,18030.03%
201211,1771521.38%
201111,025880.80%
201010,9371,6271.62%
20009,3101080.12%
19909,202-386-0.41%
19809,5881,5931.83%
19707,9951,1501.57%
19606,8452,7035.15%
19504,1421,6025.01%
19402,5400.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,298
American Indian and Alaska Native793
Two or More Races423
Some Other Race377
Black or African American124
Asian25
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4

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

Riverton Wy Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Riverton Wy Median Age

35.5


Total

35.5


Male

35.5


Female

Riverton Wy Adults

There are 8,592 adults, (1,800 of which are seniors) in Riverton Wy.

Riverton Wy Age Dependency

62.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Riverton Wy Sex Ratio

Female

5,380

48.71%

Male

5,664

51.29%

Riverton Wy Households and Families

Riverton Wy Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Riverton Wy Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.2%24.8%
Male67.6%32.4%
All63.8%36.2%
Female54.5%45.5%
Non Family51.7%48.3%

63.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Riverton Wy Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,2972.4563.8
Married1,9522.9875.2
Non Family1,6291.3751.7
Female4073.454.5
Male3093.5767.6

2.98

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

11.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Riverton Wy Households

Riverton Wy Education

Riverton Wy Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1762.38%
9th to 12th Grade6398.63%
High School Graduate2,29330.95%
Some College2,13528.82%
Associates Degree81210.96%
Bachelors Degree1,07514.51%
Graduate Degree2783.75%

Riverton Wy Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,2495,6521,220
Hispanic53938029
Native American45943283
Other Race22812317
Multiple Races20713821
Black4949
Asian2323

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 19.52%.

Riverton Wy Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,165$39,568$26,236
Less Than High School$20,156$22,396$16,721
High School Grad$29,842$40,241$22,123
Some College$27,222$37,621$24,364
Bachelors Degree$44,583$52,458$36,861
Graduate Degree$60,395$61,429$52,083

$30,165

Average Earnings

$39,568

Average Male

$26,236

Average Female

Riverton Wy Language

Riverton Wy Language by Age

Riverton Wy Language

93.56% of Riverton Wy residents speak only English, while 6.44% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.59% of the population.

Riverton Wy Poverty

Riverton Wy Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,3471,05312.62%
Hispanic1,18823219.53%
Multiple41121351.82%
Native75517222.78%
Black965759.38%
Other343349.91%

15.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.40%

Male Poverty Rate

16.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Riverton Wy

The race most likely to be in poverty in Riverton Wy is Black, with 59.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Riverton Wy is Other, with 9.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.53%.

Riverton Wy Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.89%
High School13.77%
Some College10.22%
Bachelors or Greater6.67%

Riverton Wy Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.51%
Male Unemployed15.89%
Female Employed11.53%
Male Employed7.26%

Riverton Wy Income

Riverton Wy Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,020$67,791
Families$62,991$73,124
Married Families$72,961$
Non Families$30,515$55,861

Riverton Wy Marital Status

Riverton Wy Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Riverton Wy Married by Age and Sex

Riverton Wy Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Riverton Wy Marital Status by Race

Riverton Wy Veterans

Riverton Wy Veterans by War

836

Number of Veterans

804

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam252
Korea118
First Gulf War115
Second Gulf War88
World War II56

Riverton Wy Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54271
75+247
65 to 74200
55 to 6461
18 to 3457

Riverton Wy Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White74310.10%
Hispanic8711.79%
Indian6711.65%
Other2610.00%

Riverton Wy Veterans by Education

6.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Riverton Wy Employment Status

Riverton Wy Employment by Age

64.6%

Labor Force Participation

60%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Riverton Wy Employment by Race

Riverton Wy Employment by Education

Riverton Wy Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

49.23%

Born in Wyoming

98.46%

Native Born

1.54%

Foreign Born

0.90%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.46% of Riverton Wy residents were born in the United States, with 49.23% having been born in Wyoming. 0.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.