Sheridan, Wyoming Population 2022

18,261
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Sheridan is a city located in Sheridan County Wyoming. Sheridan has a 2020 population of 18,261. It is also the county seat of Sheridan County. Sheridan is currently growing at a rate of 0.59% annually and its population has increased by 4.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,489 in 2010.

The average household income in Sheridan is $72,625 with a poverty rate of 10.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $840 per month, and the median house value is $235,600. The median age in Sheridan is 37.9 years, 36.6 years for males, and 38.5 years for females.

Sheridan Demographics

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

  • White: 93.85%
  • Two or more races: 2.85%
  • Native American: 1.33%
  • Other race: 0.97%
  • Asian: 0.59%
  • Black or African American: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sheridan, Wyoming is 18,261 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 18,261.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 17,489.

Sheridan, Wyoming Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201029,1480.00%
201129,2511030.35%
201229,5242730.92%
201329,7332090.70%
201429,8521190.40%
201529,883310.10%
201629,964810.27%
201730,1471830.61%
201830,219720.24%
201930,4852660.87%
202030,7512660.87%
202131,0172660.86%

Sheridan Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,83493.85%
Black or African American750.42%
American Indian and Alaska Native2381.33%
Asian1060.59%
Some Other Race1740.97%
Two or More Races5112.85%
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Sheridan Population by Race

Sheridan Population Pyramid 2022

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Sheridan Median Age

38.8


Total

37.2


Male

39.8


Female

Sheridan Adults

There are 13,993 adults, (3,750 of whom are seniors) in Sheridan.

Sheridan Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Sheridan Sex Ratio

Female

9,102

50.74%

Male

8,836

49.26%

Sheridan Population by Age

Sheridan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sheridan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.9%18.1%
Male64.3%35.7%
All59.8%40.2%
Female48%52%
Non Family42.5%57.5%

59.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sheridan Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,1272.1259.8
Married3,3552.9981.9
Male2383.1764.3
Female6662.7348
Non Family3,8681.1942.5

2.9

Average Family Size

2.12

Average Household Size

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Sheridan Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1451.17%
9th to 12th Grade3863.12%
High School Graduate3,29526.65%
Some College3,80130.74%
Associates Degree9497.67%
Bachelors Degree2,11717.12%
Graduate Degree1,67213.52%
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Sheridan Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sheridan Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black525249
Asian404034
Other Race666648
Hispanic563557204
2+ Races29725896
White11,34210,8583,475
Native American19819024

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 94.23%.

Sheridan Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,592$49,787$33,512
Less Than 9th Grade$25,517$31,316$21,000
High School Graduate$39,460$49,274$32,083
Some College$34,331$43,681$29,500
Bachelors Degree$52,374$82,045$36,772
Graduate Degree$57,436$53,357$58,953

$41,592

Average Earnings

$49,787

Average Male

$33,512

Average Female

Sheridan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sheridan Language by Age

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Sheridan Language

95.79% of Sheridan residents speak only English, while 4.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.49% of the population.

Sheridan Language

Sheridan Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native2224319.37%
White15,5791,65410.62%
Hispanic1,036858.20%
Multiple506336.52%
Black6411.56%
OtherNaN%

10.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.15%

Male Poverty Rate

11.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sheridan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sheridan is Native, with 19.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sheridan is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.17%.

Sheridan Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.22%
High School9.84%
Some College10.65%
Bachelors or Greater6.00%

Sheridan Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.87%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed6.23%
Female Unemployed52.83%

Sheridan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sheridan Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,167$71,235
Families$78,778$90,906
Married Families$87,679-
Non Families$33,800$45,546
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Income by Household Type

Sheridan Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.4%

Male Marriage Rate

45.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Sheridan Married by Age and Sex

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Sheridan Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Sheridan Marital Status by Race

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Sheridan Marital Status

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1,537

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War266
First Gulf War130
Vietnam686
Korea93
World War II49

Sheridan Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34154
35 to 54263
55 to 64228
65 to 74513
75+379

Sheridan Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,40710.68%
Black4981.67%
Native American7433.64%
Other Race76.54%
Hispanic12016.83%

Sheridan Veterans by Race

Sheridan Veterans by Education

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5.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sheridan Veterans by Education

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60.7%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Sheridan Employment by Age

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Sheridan Employment by Race

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Sheridan 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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46.20%

Born in Sheridan

97.02%

Native Born

2.98%

Foreign Born

1.08%

Non Citizen

1.91%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.02% of Sheridan residents were born in the United States, with 46.20% having been born in Wyoming. 1.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sheridan Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19003000.00%
19108,4088,10839.56%
19209,1757670.88%
19308,536-639-0.72%
194010,5291,9932.12%
195011,5009710.89%
196011,6511510.13%
197010,856-795-0.70%
198015,1464,2903.39%
199013,900-1,246-0.85%
200015,8041,9041.29%
201017,4891,6851.02%
201117,506170.10%
201217,6721660.95%
201317,7881160.66%
201417,815270.15%
201517,808-7-0.04%
201617,800-8-0.04%
201717,847470.26%
201817,833-14-0.08%
201917,9401070.60%
202018,0471070.60%
202118,1541070.59%
202218,2611070.59%

Sheridan Population by Year