Basin, Wyoming Population 2022

1,246
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Basin is a city located in Big Horn County Wyoming. Basin has a 2020 population of 1,246. It is also the county seat of Big Horn County. Basin is currently declining at a rate of -0.95% annually and its population has decreased by -3.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,288 in 2010.

The average household income in Basin is $56,554 with a poverty rate of 8.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $621 per month, and the median house value is $110,600. The median age in Basin is 42.9 years, 40.9 years for males, and 50.5 years for females.

Basin Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Basinwas:

  • White: 94.23%
  • Native American: 1.76%
  • Two or more races: 1.69%
  • Other race: 1.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.99%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Basin, Wyoming is 1,246 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,246.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,288.

Basin, Wyoming Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,33994.23%
American Indian and Alaska Native251.76%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140.99%
Some Other Race191.34%
Two or More Races241.69%
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Basin Population by Race

Basin Population Pyramid 2022

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Basin Median Age

42.1


Total

40.4


Male

50.1


Female

Basin Adults

There are 1,207 adults, (304 of whom are seniors) in Basin.

Basin Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Basin Sex Ratio

Female

666

46.87%

Male

755

53.13%

Basin Population by Age

Basin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Basin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married88%12%
Female77.8%22.2%
All73.1%26.9%
Non Family54.9%45.1%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Basin Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4982.5573.1
Married1503.7688
Male683.1100
Female454.7677.8
Non Family2351.1954.9

3.54

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Basin Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade413.91%
9th to 12th Grade908.59%
High School Graduate45443.32%
Some College19418.51%
Associates Degree14513.84%
Bachelors Degree837.92%
Graduate Degree413.91%
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Basin Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Basin Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White971857124
Islander1414
Other Race1919
2+ Races2020
Hispanic2622
Native American247

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 white people with a rate of 12.77%.

Basin Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,840$27,024$25,262
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$20,813$30,568$18,000
Some College$26,288$19,722$34,000
Bachelors Degree$$63,333$23,229
Graduate Degree$59,400$59,200$

$25,840

Average Earnings

$27,024

Average Male

$25,262

Average Female

Basin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Basin Language by Age

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Basin Language

97.90% of Basin residents speak only English, while 2.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 1.09% of the population.

Basin Language

Basin Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,213967.91%
Other10NaN%
Hispanic191052.63%

8.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.00%

Male Poverty Rate

17.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Basin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Basin is White, with 7.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Basin is Hispanic, with 52.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.37%.

Basin Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.75%
High School10.25%
Some College10.93%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Basin Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed14.85%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Basin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Basin Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,846$54,964
Families$59,861$71,441
Married Families$78,333-
Non Families$25,341$35,595
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Income by Household Type

Basin Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

29.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

28.4%

Male Marriage Rate

30.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Basin Married by Age and Sex

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Basin Marriage

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

Basin Marital Status by Race

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Basin Marital Status

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176

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War50
First Gulf War45
Vietnam52
Korea17
World War II12

Basin Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3428
35 to 5437
55 to 6413
65 to 7444
75+54

Basin Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White15314.14%
Other Race947.37%
2+ Races1458.33%
Hispanic926.47%

Basin Veterans by Race

Basin Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Basin Veterans by Education

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49.9%

Labor Force Participation

43.7%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Basin Employment by Age

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Basin Employment by Race

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Basin Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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45.67%

Born in Basin

98.87%

Native Born

1.13%

Foreign Born

0.91%

Non Citizen

0.21%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.87% of Basin residents were born in the United States, with 45.67% having been born in Wyoming. 0.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Basin Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,2880.00%
20111,29240.31%
20121,2920.00%
20131,309171.32%
20141,297-12-0.92%
20151,30360.46%
20161,300-3-0.23%
20171,292-8-0.62%
20181,29420.15%
20191,282-12-0.93%
20201,270-12-0.94%
20211,258-12-0.94%
20221,246-12-0.95%

Basin Population by Year