Casper, Wyoming Population 2023

60,154

Casper is a city located in Natrona County Wyoming. It is also the county seat of Natrona County. With a 2023 population of 60,154, it is the 2nd largest city in Wyoming and the 724th largest city in the United States.Casper is currently growing at a rate of 0.62% annually and its population has increased by 1.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 59,038 in 2020. Spanning over 27 miles, Casper has a population density of 2,268 people per square mile.

The average household income in Casper is $79,221 with a poverty rate of 12.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Casper is 36.9 years, 36.5 years for males, and 37.2 years for females.

Casper Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Casper was:

  • White: 94.2%
  • Two or more races: 2.48%
  • Black or African American: 1.33%
  • Native American: 1.26%
  • Other race: 0.39%
  • Asian: 0.35%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
The current population of Casper, Wyoming is 60,154 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 59,038.

Casper, Wyoming Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Other race

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Casper Population by Race

Casper Population Pyramid 2023

Casper Median Age

36.9

Total

36.5

Male

37.2

Female

Casper Adults

There are 44,296 adults, (8,953 of whom are seniors) in Casper.

Casper Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Casper Sex Ratio

Female29,73651.02%
Male28,55148.98%

Casper Population by Age

Casper Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.94

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

67.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Casper Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Casper Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Casper Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.09%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 49.26%.

Casper Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$42,572

Average Earnings

$52,498

Average Male

$32,979

Average Female

Casper Earnings by Educational Attainment

Casper Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Casper Language

94.29% of Casper residents speak only English, while 5.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.29% of the population.

Casper Language

Casper Poverty by Race

rate

12.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.18%

Male Poverty Rate

11.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Casper

The race most likely to be in poverty in Casper is Black, with 43.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Casper is Asian, with 5.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.63%.

Casper Poverty

Casper Poverty Rate by Education

Casper Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Casper Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Casper Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

48.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Casper Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Casper Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Casper Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Casper Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

3,785

Number of Veterans

3,556

Male Veterans

229

Female Veterans

Casper Veterans by War

Casper Veterans by Age

count

Casper Veterans by Race

Casper Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

5.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Casper Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

69.9%

Labor Force Participation

66.9%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Casper Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Casper Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Casper Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

50.61%

Born in Casper

96.8%

Native Born

1.92%

Foreign Born

1.12%

Non Citizen

0.81%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.8% of Casper residents were born in the United States, with 50.61% having been born in Wyoming. 1.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Casper Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Casper Population by Year