Laramie, Wyoming Population 2023

31,584

Laramie is a city located in Albany County Wyoming. It is also the county seat of Albany County. With a 2023 population of 31,584, it is the 4th largest city in Wyoming and the 1455th largest city in the United States.Laramie is currently growing at a rate of 0.19% annually and its population has increased by 0.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 31,407 in 2020. Spanning over 18 miles, Laramie has a population density of 1,723 people per square mile.

The average household income in Laramie is $61,989 with a poverty rate of 25.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Laramie is 26.1 years, 26.2 years for males, and 26.1 years for females.

Laramie Demographics

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

  • White: 87.26%
  • Two or more races: 4.5%
  • Asian: 3.76%
  • Other race: 2.17%
  • Black or African American: 1.38%
  • Native American: 0.85%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.08%
The current population of Laramie, Wyoming is 31,584 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 31,407.

Laramie, Wyoming Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Asian

Other race

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Laramie Population by Race

Laramie Population Pyramid 2023

Laramie Median Age

26.1

Total

26.2

Male

26.1

Female

Laramie Adults

There are 27,575 adults, (3,078 of whom are seniors) in Laramie.

Laramie Age Dependency

32.7

Age Dependency Ratio

12.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Laramie Sex Ratio

Female15,69248.26%
Male16,82351.74%

Laramie Population by Age

Laramie Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.87

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

47.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Laramie Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Laramie Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Laramie Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 80.22%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 68.08%.

Laramie Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$37,218

Average Earnings

$42,477

Average Male

$32,433

Average Female

Laramie Earnings by Educational Attainment

Laramie Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Laramie Language

88.45% of Laramie residents speak only English, while 11.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.78% of the population.

Laramie Language

Laramie Poverty by Race

rate

25.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.48%

Male Poverty Rate

25.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Laramie

The race most likely to be in poverty in Laramie is Islander, with 92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Laramie is Native, with 7.8% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 47.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.21%.

Laramie Poverty

Laramie Poverty Rate by Education

Laramie Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Laramie Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Laramie Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

37.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.7%

Male Marriage Rate

37.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Laramie Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Laramie 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.

Laramie Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Laramie Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,597

Number of Veterans

1,390

Male Veterans

207

Female Veterans

Laramie Veterans by War

Laramie Veterans by Age

count

Laramie Veterans by Race

Laramie Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

13.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Laramie Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

69.1%

Labor Force Participation

66.1%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Laramie Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Laramie Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Laramie 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

38.91%

Born in Laramie

95.85%

Native Born

7.68%

Foreign Born

5.41%

Non Citizen

2.27%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.85% of Laramie residents were born in the United States, with 38.91% having been born in Wyoming. 5.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Laramie Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Laramie Population by Year