Wright, Wyoming Population 2024

1,674

Wright is a city located in Campbell County Wyoming. Wright has a 2024 population of 1,674. Wright is currently growing at a rate of 1.03% annually and its population has increased by 1.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,649 in 2020.

The average household income in Wright is $91,105 with a poverty rate of 19.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Wright is 35.8 years, 39.2 years for males, and 33 years for females.

Wright Demographics

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

  • White: 84.23%
  • Two or more races: 14.25%
  • Black or African American: 0.86%
  • Asian: 0.66%
  • Native American:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
  • Other race:
State
Wyoming
Land Area (mi²)
2.9 sq mi
Density (mi²)
586.80/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
1.52% (25)
The current population of Wright, Wyoming is 1,674 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,649.

Wright, Wyoming Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White1,27184.23%
Two or more races21514.25%
Black or African American130.86%
Asian100.66%
Native American
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Other race
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Wright Population by Race

Wright Population Pyramid 2024

Wright Median Age

35.8

Total

39.2

Male

33

Female

Wright Adults

There are 1,129 adults, (121 of whom are seniors) in Wright.

Wright Age Dependency

49.7

Age Dependency Ratio

12

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Wright Sex Ratio

Female73548.71%
Male77451.29%

Wright Population by Age

Wright Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All6192.4484.515.5
Married3682.77973
Non Family2041.0558.341.7
Female333.031000
Male1412.431000
showing: 5 rows

3.09

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

84.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Wright Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Wright Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wright Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100%.

Wright Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$79,881

Average Earnings

$101,469

Average Male

$27,620

Average Female

Wright Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wright Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Wright Language

87.41% of Wright residents speak only English, while 12.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.59% of the population.

Wright Language

Wright Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Hispanic18617493.55%
White1,08512211.24%
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19.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.08%

Male Poverty Rate

25.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wright

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wright is Hispanic, with 93.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wright is White, with 11.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 52.08%.

Wright Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade94.12%
Some College9.05%
High School8.73%
Bachelors or Greater
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Wright Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed3%
Male Unemployed
Female Unemployed100%
Female Employed12.17%
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Wright Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wright Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Wright Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

75.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

77.8%

Male Marriage Rate

71.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Wright Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Wright 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 Over 65.

Wright Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Wright Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

102

Number of Veterans

102

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Wright Veterans by War

count

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Wright Veterans by Age

count

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Wright Veterans by Race

Wright Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wright Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

70.3%

Labor Force Participation

69%

Employment Rate

1.8%

Unemployment Rate

Wright Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Wright Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Wright 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

26.24%

Born in Wright

86.94%

Native Born

13.06%

Foreign Born

11.53%

Non Citizen

1.52%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.94% of Wright residents were born in the United States, with 26.24% having been born in Wyoming. 11.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wright Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20291,759170.98%
20281,742170.99%
20271,725171%
20261,708171.01%
20251,691171.02%
20241,674171.03%
20231,657171.04%
20221,640171.05%
20211,623-26-1.58%
20201,649-102-5.83%
20191,751-3-0.17%
20181,754-6-0.34%
20171,760-102-5.48%
20161,862-24-1.27%
20151,886301.62%
20141,856-4-0.22%
20131,860-3-0.16%
20121,863502.76%
20111,81330.17%
20101,810
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Wright Population by Year