Carbon County, Wyoming Population 2019

Carbon County, Wyoming's estimated population is 15,303 with a growth rate of -2.70% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carbon County, Wyoming is the 12th largest county in Wyoming.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201715,303-424-2.70%
201615,727820.52%
201515,645-262-1.65%
201415,907460.29%
201315,8611290.82%
201215,732-116-0.73%
201115,848-1-0.01%
201015,849-810-4.86%
199016,659-5,237-23.92%
198021,8968,54263.97%
197013,354-1,583-10.60%
196014,937-805-5.11%
195015,7423,09824.50%
194012,6441,25311.00%
193011,3911,86619.59%
19209,525-1,757-15.57%
191011,2821,69317.66%
19009,5892,73239.84%
18906,8573,41999.45%
18803,4382,070151.32%
18701,3680.00%

Carbon County, Wyoming Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,575
American Indian and Alaska Native275
Two or More Races267
Some Other Race229
Black or African American201
Asian128
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14

Carbon County, Wyoming Population Pyramid 2019

Carbon County, Wyoming Median Age

38.2


Total

37.6


Male

39.4


Female

Carbon County, Wyoming Adults

There are 11,992 adults, (2,331 of whom are seniors) in Carbon County, Wyoming.

Carbon County, Wyoming Age Dependency

62.4

Age Dependency Ratio

24.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Carbon County, Wyoming Sex Ratio

Female

7,233

46.10%

Male

8,456

53.90%

Carbon County, Wyoming Households and Families

Carbon County, Wyoming Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carbon County, Wyoming Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.2%16.8%
All70.7%29.3%
Male59.6%40.4%
Female58.8%41.2%
Non Family56.6%43.4%

70.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,2052.3970.7
Married3,2082.9883.2
Non Family2,0611.2256.6
Female6043.0858.8
Male3322.7359.6

2.92

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carbon County, Wyoming Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3553.34%
9th to 12th Grade6125.75%
High School Graduate3,60533.87%
Some College2,73025.65%
Associates Degree1,11910.51%
Bachelors Degree1,60715.10%
Graduate Degree6165.79%

Carbon County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,7138,2832,036
Hispanic1,50898893
Black17416827
Other Race15110029
Native American1241198
Multiple Races11711716
Asian695749
Islander1414

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 71.01%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,579$54,150$30,951
Less Than High School$22,917$37,100$17,014
High School Grad$34,287$44,112$24,056
Some College$41,885$53,343$32,432
Bachelors Degree$46,938$58,919$39,688
Graduate Degree$61,400$63,750$49,821

$40,579

Average Earnings

$54,150

Average Male

$30,951

Average Female

Carbon County, Wyoming Language

Carbon County, Wyoming Language by Age

Carbon County, Wyoming Language

85.55% of Carbon County, Wyoming residents speak only English, while 14.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.14% of the population.

Carbon County, Wyoming Poverty

Carbon County, Wyoming Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,6121,1579.96%
Hispanic2,67573027.29%
Multiple2406125.42%
Black1735632.37%
Other2112913.74%
Asian1232822.76%
Islander1414100.00%
Native206136.31%

13.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.11%

Male Poverty Rate

15.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carbon County, Wyoming

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carbon County, Wyoming is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carbon County, Wyoming is Native, with 6.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.62%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.09%
High School13.21%
Bachelors or Greater9.70%
Some College7.01%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.51%
Male Unemployed17.29%
Female Employed11.23%
Male Employed4.95%

Carbon County, Wyoming Income

Carbon County, Wyoming Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,644$69,327
Families$73,028$78,475
Married Families$78,422$
Non Families$37,447$47,058

Carbon County, Wyoming Marital Status

Carbon County, Wyoming Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Carbon County, Wyoming Married by Age and Sex

Carbon County, Wyoming Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Carbon County, Wyoming Marital Status by Race

Carbon County, Wyoming Veterans

1,025

Number of Veterans

936

Male Veterans

89

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam409
First Gulf War202
Second Gulf War160
Korea93
World War II30

Carbon County, Wyoming Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9528.51%
Hispanic934.99%
Indian3819.00%
Other158.82%
Black125.97%
2 or More86.20%

Carbon County, Wyoming Veterans by Education

12.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carbon County, Wyoming Employment Status

63%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Carbon County, Wyoming

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Rawlins92599075-184-1.99%
Saratoga16901686-4-0.24%
Hanna841812-29-3.45%
Encampment450442-8-1.78%
Baggs440430-10-2.27%
Sinclair433415-18-4.16%
Medicine Bow284270-14-4.93%
Elk Mountain19119652.62%
Dixon9795-2-2.06%
Riverside525535.77%
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