Lusk is a city located in Niobrara County Wyoming. Lusk has a 2020 population of 1,445. It is also the county seat of Niobrara County. Lusk is currently declining at a rate of -1.83% annually and its population has decreased by -8.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,572 in 2010.
The average household income in Lusk is $48,383 with a poverty rate of 28.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $834 per month, and the median house value is $105,700. The median age in Lusk is 36 years, 40.3 years for males, and 33.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Luskwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.94%.
93.89% of Lusk residents speak only English, while 6.11% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.70% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Lusk is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Lusk is Hispanic, with 6.38% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 57.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.51%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Lusk
100.00% of Lusk residents were born in the United States, with 44.18% having been born in Wyoming. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.