Weston County, Wyoming Population 2019

Weston County, Wyoming's estimated population is 6,927 with a growth rate of -3.76% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Weston County, Wyoming is the 21st largest county in Wyoming.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,927-271-3.76%
20167,198170.24%
20157,181390.55%
20147,14260.08%
20137,136620.88%
20127,074-67-0.94%
20117,141-57-0.79%
20107,19868010.43%
19906,518-588-8.27%
19807,10679912.67%
19706,307-1,622-20.46%
19607,9291,19617.76%
19506,7331,77535.80%
19404,9582856.10%
19304,673420.91%
19204,631-329-6.63%
19104,9601,75754.85%
19003,20378132.25%
18902,4220.00%

Weston County, Wyoming Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,619
Asian305
Two or More Races151
Black or African American33
American Indian and Alaska Native6
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3

Weston County, Wyoming Population Pyramid 2019

Weston County, Wyoming Median Age

42.2


Total

40.7


Male

45.4


Female

Weston County, Wyoming Adults

There are 5,618 adults, (1,297 of whom are seniors) in Weston County, Wyoming.

Weston County, Wyoming Age Dependency

64.7

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Weston County, Wyoming Sex Ratio

Female

3,361

47.22%

Male

3,756

52.78%

Weston County, Wyoming Households and Families

Weston County, Wyoming Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Weston County, Wyoming Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
Male80.2%19.8%
All76.6%23.4%
Female71%29%
Non Family61.5%38.5%

76.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1822.1276.6
Married1,6682.786.9
Non Family1,0941.0761.5
Female2382.5271
Male1822.6480.2

2.63

Average Family Size

2.12

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Weston County, Wyoming Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade761.50%
9th to 12th Grade3346.58%
High School Graduate1,74434.37%
Some College1,45128.60%
Associates Degree4629.11%
Bachelors Degree71714.13%
Graduate Degree2905.72%

Weston County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,7014,373911
Asian19513736
Hispanic86643
Multiple Races767657
Black1010
Native American64
Islander33

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 75.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,575$54,230$23,064
Less Than High School$21,058$$20,389
High School Grad$41,580$55,857$22,813
Some College$27,011$52,724$16,956
Bachelors Degree$51,579$61,528$33,393
Graduate Degree$61,797$56,731$62,214

$40,575

Average Earnings

$54,230

Average Male

$23,064

Average Female

Weston County, Wyoming Language

Weston County, Wyoming Language by Age

Weston County, Wyoming Language

96.48% of Weston County, Wyoming residents speak only English, while 3.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian, which is spoken by 2.39% of the population.

Weston County, Wyoming Poverty

Weston County, Wyoming Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,25269711.15%
Asian30018963.00%
Multiple1426042.25%
Black2020100.00%
Hispanic44715.91%

14.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.88%

Male Poverty Rate

14.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Weston County, Wyoming

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Weston County, Wyoming is White, with 11.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.48%.

Name Poverty
Some College12.74%
Less Than High School11.36%
High School10.99%
Bachelors or Greater3.17%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed48.72%
Female Unemployed41.03%
Female Employed7.84%
Male Employed5.65%

Weston County, Wyoming Income

Weston County, Wyoming Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,605$70,589
Families$80,488$85,280
Married Families$85,625$
Non Families$33,864$36,955

Weston County, Wyoming Marital Status

Weston County, Wyoming Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.6%

Male Marriage Rate

63.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Weston County, Wyoming Married by Age and Sex

Weston 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 35-44.

Weston County, Wyoming Marital Status by Race

Weston County, Wyoming Veterans

721

Number of Veterans

638

Male Veterans

83

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam279
Second Gulf War196
First Gulf War127
World War II41
Korea34

Weston County, Wyoming Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White68112.96%
2 or More4031.25%
Hispanic76.80%

Weston County, Wyoming Veterans by Education

18.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Weston County, Wyoming Employment Status

60.7%

Labor Force Participation

59.3%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Weston County, Wyoming

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Newcastle3533353520.06%
Un1100110660.55%
  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