Carbon County, Wyoming Population 2018

Carbon County, Wyoming's estimated population is 15,303 with a growth rate of -2.50% 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
201715,303-393-2.50%
201615,696-31-0.20%
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
White14,283
Two or More Races647
Some Other Race341
Black or African American200
American Indian and Alaska Native149
Asian60
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander16

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

Carbon County, Wyoming Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Carbon County, Wyoming Median Age

38.1


Total

37.5


Male

38.9


Female

Carbon County, Wyoming Adults

There are 11,929 adults, (2,166 of which are seniors) in Carbon County, Wyoming.

Carbon County, Wyoming Age Dependency

60.6

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Carbon County, Wyoming Sex Ratio

Female

7,195

45.84%

Male

8,501

54.16%

Carbon County, Wyoming Households and Families

Carbon County, Wyoming Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carbon County, Wyoming Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
All70.1%29.9%
Non Family56.1%43.9%
Male54.3%45.7%
Female49%51%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carbon County, Wyoming Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0952.4470.1
Married3,2413.0183.8
Non Family1,9491.256.1
Female5553.1549
Male3502.8954.3

2.95

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carbon County, Wyoming Households

Carbon County, Wyoming Education

Carbon County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3823.60%
9th to 12th Grade6355.98%
High School Graduate3,69234.78%
Some College2,64824.94%
Associates Degree1,10210.38%
Bachelors Degree1,49814.11%
Graduate Degree6596.21%

Carbon County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,6958,2882,008
Hispanic1,47994582
Multiple Races22215640
Other Race20714823
Black16616124
Native American999412
Asian462622
Islander1616

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 47.83%.

Carbon County, Wyoming Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,284$50,604$29,688
Less Than High School$21,685$34,286$
High School Grad$32,181$41,124$22,701
Some College$41,085$51,827$30,943
Bachelors Degree$45,604$57,071$39,567
Graduate Degree$62,215$71,786$49,293

$39,284

Average Earnings

$50,604

Average Male

$29,688

Average Female

Carbon County, Wyoming Language

Carbon County, Wyoming Language by Age

Carbon County, Wyoming Language

88.37% of Carbon County, Wyoming residents speak only English, while 11.63% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.36% of the population.

Carbon County, Wyoming Poverty

Carbon County, Wyoming Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,6701,26410.83%
Hispanic2,63871427.07%
Multiple56713724.16%
Black1706236.47%
Other3253711.38%
Native903336.67%
Asian561832.14%
Islander1616100.00%

14.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.31%

Male Poverty Rate

16.53%

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 White, with 10.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.23%.

Carbon County, Wyoming Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.86%
High School12.67%
Bachelors or Greater9.07%
Some College7.37%

Carbon County, Wyoming Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.84%
Male Unemployed19.70%
Female Employed12.99%
Male Employed5.42%

Carbon County, Wyoming Income

Carbon County, Wyoming Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,972$68,721
Families$70,874$77,332
Married Families$76,354$
Non Families$39,890$46,463

Carbon County, Wyoming Marital Status

Carbon County, Wyoming Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

57.8%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Carbon County, Wyoming Marital Status by Race

Carbon County, Wyoming Veterans

Carbon County, Wyoming Veterans by War

1,092

Number of Veterans

987

Male Veterans

105

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam405
First Gulf War225
Second Gulf War152
Korea123
World War II50

Carbon County, Wyoming Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74314
35 to 54304
55 to 64223
75+188
18 to 3463

Carbon County, Wyoming Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0079.13%
Hispanic804.37%
Indian3327.73%
Other218.05%
Black178.50%
2 or More145.43%

Carbon County, Wyoming Veterans by Education

11.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carbon County, Wyoming Employment Status

Carbon County, Wyoming Employment by Age

64.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Carbon County, Wyoming Employment by Race

Carbon County, Wyoming Employment by Education

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%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990