Sheridan County, Wyoming Population 2019

Sheridan County, Wyoming's estimated population is 30,132 with a growth rate of 0.56% 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
201830,2331010.34%
201730,1321690.56%
201629,963770.26%
201529,886380.13%
201429,8481200.40%
201329,7282100.71%
201229,5182740.94%
201129,2441000.34%
201029,1445,58223.69%
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
White28,275
Two or More Races526
American Indian and Alaska Native364
Black or African American299
Some Other Race271
Asian229

Sheridan County, Wyoming Population Pyramid 2019

Sheridan County, Wyoming Median Age

42.1


Total

41.3


Male

42.6


Female

Sheridan County, Wyoming Adults

There are 23,407 adults, (5,604 of whom are seniors) in Sheridan County, Wyoming.

Sheridan County, Wyoming Age Dependency

68.3

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Sheridan County, Wyoming Sex Ratio

Female

15,148

50.55%

Male

14,816

49.45%

Sheridan County, Wyoming Households and Families

Sheridan County, Wyoming Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sheridan County, Wyoming Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.4%16.6%
All68.6%31.4%
Female59.4%40.6%
Male57.7%42.3%
Non Family50.3%49.7%

68.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,1302.268.6
Married6,9172.8483.4
Non Family4,9161.1450.3
Female7962.6459.4
Male5013.1157.7

2.79

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sheridan County, Wyoming Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2241.06%
9th to 12th Grade7643.63%
High School Graduate4,99823.72%
Some College6,11329.01%
Associates Degree2,37911.29%
Bachelors Degree3,86118.32%
Graduate Degree2,73312.97%

Sheridan County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,64318,7766,172
Hispanic738661164
Native American26023689
Multiple Races22322358
Asian19117150
Other Race14010142
Black115115109

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 94.78%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,875$44,512$33,086
Less Than High School$26,767$27,198$
High School Grad$33,320$40,083$28,555
Some College$35,249$40,930$29,863
Bachelors Degree$46,485$56,344$38,314
Graduate Degree$57,197$55,592$65,129

$38,875

Average Earnings

$44,512

Average Male

$33,086

Average Female

Sheridan County, Wyoming Language

Sheridan County, Wyoming Language by Age

Sheridan County, Wyoming Language

96.01% of Sheridan County, Wyoming residents speak only English, while 3.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.76% of the population.

Sheridan County, Wyoming Poverty

Sheridan County, Wyoming Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,7141,7246.45%
Hispanic1,19918515.43%
Other27110137.27%
Multiple490244.90%
Asian2272310.13%
Native335226.57%
Black25383.16%

6.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.75%

Male Poverty Rate

7.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sheridan County, Wyoming

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Wyoming is Other, with 37.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Wyoming is Black, with 3.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.50%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.33%
High School9.32%
Some College5.29%
Bachelors or Greater3.38%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed27.05%
Female Employed4.01%
Male Employed3.33%
Male Unemployed3.31%

Sheridan County, Wyoming Income

Sheridan County, Wyoming Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,455$71,834
Families$74,105$86,879
Married Families$80,771-
Non Families$31,685$44,760

Sheridan County, Wyoming Marital Status

Sheridan County, Wyoming Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.7%

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 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Sheridan County, Wyoming Marital Status by Race

Sheridan County, Wyoming Veterans

2,678

Number of Veterans

2,504

Male Veterans

174

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,026
First Gulf War444
Second Gulf War370
Korea296
World War II146

Sheridan County, Wyoming Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,61411.71%
Hispanic758.79%
Indian3211.76%
Black3220.78%

Sheridan County, Wyoming Veterans by Education

2.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sheridan County, Wyoming Employment Status

62.9%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Sheridan County, Wyoming

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sheridan17450179545042.89%
Ranchester8579448710.15%
Dayton759822638.30%
Clearmont14114985.67%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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