Sheridan County, Wyoming Population 2018

Sheridan County, Wyoming's estimated population is 30,210 with a growth rate of 0.96% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sheridan County, Wyoming is the 7th largest county in Wyoming.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201730,2102860.96%
201629,924-125-0.42%
201630,0491090.36%
201529,940520.17%
201429,8881530.51%
201329,7352070.70%
201229,5282740.94%
201129,2541310.45%
201029,1235,56123.60%
199023,562-1,486-5.93%
198025,0487,19640.31%
197017,852-1,137-5.99%
196018,989-1,196-5.93%
195020,1859304.83%
194019,2552,38014.10%
193016,875-1,307-7.19%
192018,1821,85811.38%
191016,32411,202218.70%
19005,1223,150159.74%
18901,9720.00%

Sheridan County, Wyoming Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White28,209
Two or More Races489
American Indian and Alaska Native415
Some Other Race332
Black or African American259
Asian220

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

Sheridan 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

Sheridan County, Wyoming Median Age

42.4


Total

41.5


Male

42.9


Female

Sheridan County, Wyoming Adults

There are 23,460 adults, (5,446 of which are seniors) in Sheridan County, Wyoming.

Sheridan County, Wyoming Age Dependency

66

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Sheridan County, Wyoming Sex Ratio

Female

15,103

50.47%

Male

14,821

49.53%

Sheridan County, Wyoming Households and Families

Sheridan County, Wyoming Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sheridan County, Wyoming Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.8%17.2%
All68.4%31.6%
Female62.2%37.8%
Male51.5%48.5%
Non Family50.4%49.6%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sheridan County, Wyoming Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,6972.2868.4
Married6,7652.8582.8
Non Family4,6581.1850.4
Female7983.1362.2
Male4763.3751.5

2.86

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sheridan County, Wyoming Households

Sheridan County, Wyoming Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2111.00%
9th to 12th Grade1,0805.13%
High School Graduate5,23924.90%
Some College5,92828.17%
Associates Degree2,24510.67%
Bachelors Degree3,97818.91%
Graduate Degree2,36111.22%

Sheridan County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,62518,5696,003
Hispanic67457491
Multiple Races28923762
Native American27121875
Asian17214573
Other Race1387017
Black757251

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 96.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 68.00%.

Sheridan County, Wyoming Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,497$44,361$30,164
Less Than High School$21,848$27,072$18,464
High School Grad$31,751$37,442$26,111
Some College$32,417$41,077$27,116
Bachelors Degree$44,794$53,442$36,150
Graduate Degree$60,141$56,379$61,415

$36,497

Average Earnings

$44,361

Average Male

$30,164

Average Female

Sheridan County, Wyoming Language

Sheridan County, Wyoming Language by Age

Sheridan County, Wyoming Language

95.81% of Sheridan County, Wyoming residents speak only English, while 4.19% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.96% of the population.

Sheridan County, Wyoming Poverty

Sheridan County, Wyoming Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,7022,0277.59%
Hispanic1,17421718.48%
Other33215446.39%
Multiple4408820.00%
Native381287.35%
Black213115.16%
Asian21873.21%

8.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.19%

Male Poverty Rate

9.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sheridan County, Wyoming

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Wyoming is Other, with 46.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Wyoming is Asian, with 3.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.72%.

Sheridan County, Wyoming Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.30%
High School9.04%
Some College5.94%
Bachelors or Greater3.38%

Sheridan County, Wyoming Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed14.69%
Female Employed3.91%
Male Employed3.25%
Male Unemployed3.23%

Sheridan County, Wyoming Income

Sheridan County, Wyoming Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,914$67,831
Families$71,332$81,615
Married Families$76,934$
Non Families$30,600$42,502

Sheridan County, Wyoming Marital Status

Sheridan County, Wyoming Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Sheridan County, Wyoming Married by Age and Sex

Sheridan County, Wyoming Marriage

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

Sheridan County, Wyoming Marital Status by Race

Sheridan County, Wyoming Veterans

Sheridan County, Wyoming Veterans by War

2,907

Number of Veterans

2,720

Male Veterans

187

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,238
First Gulf War425
Second Gulf War369
Korea340
World War II166

Sheridan County, Wyoming Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74802
75+675
35 to 54665
55 to 64571
18 to 34194

Sheridan County, Wyoming Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,87812.89%
Hispanic758.90%
Indian196.81%
Other107.25%

Sheridan County, Wyoming Veterans by Education

5.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sheridan County, Wyoming Employment Status

Sheridan County, Wyoming Employment by Age

62.5%

Labor Force Participation

59.9%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Sheridan County, Wyoming Employment by Race

Sheridan County, Wyoming Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sheridan County, Wyoming

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sheridan17450179545042.89%
Ranchester8579448710.15%
Dayton759822638.30%
Clearmont14114985.67%
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