Carbon County, Wyoming Population 2020

Carbon County, Wyoming's estimated population is 14,429 with a growth rate of -1.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carbon County, Wyoming is the 12th largest county in Wyoming.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202014,429-271-1.84%
201914,700-271-1.81%
201814,971-271-1.78%
201715,242-442-2.82%
201615,684660.42%
201515,618-254-1.60%
201415,872360.23%
201315,8361280.81%
201215,708-125-0.79%
201115,833-15-0.09%
201015,848-811-4.87%
199016,659-5,237-23.92%
198021,8968,54263.97%
197013,354-1,583-10.60%
196014,937-805-5.11%
195015,7423,09824.50%
194012,6441,25311.00%
193011,3911,86619.59%
19209,525-1,757-15.57%
191011,2821,69317.66%
19009,5892,73239.84%
18906,8573,41999.45%
18803,4382,070151.32%
18701,3680.00%

Carbon County, Wyoming Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,40193.05%
Two or More Races2771.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native2631.70%
Some Other Race2121.37%
Black or African American1651.07%
Asian1500.97%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.06%

Carbon County, Wyoming Population Pyramid 2020

Carbon County, Wyoming Median Age

38


Total

37.2


Male

39.8


Female

Carbon County, Wyoming Adults

There are 11,857 adults, (2,389 of whom are seniors) in Carbon County, Wyoming.

Carbon County, Wyoming Age Dependency

63.5

Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Carbon County, Wyoming Sex Ratio

Female

7,145

46.17%

Male

8,332

53.83%

Carbon County, Wyoming Households and Families

Carbon County, Wyoming Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carbon County, Wyoming Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.3%19.7%
All68.3%31.7%
Male63.8%36.2%
Non Family55.2%44.8%
Female53.2%46.8%

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,3412.3168.3
Married3,2202.9780.3
Non Family2,0831.1955.2
Female6152.8353.2
Male4232.1663.8

2.8

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carbon County, Wyoming Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3873.66%
9th to 12th Grade6526.16%
High School Graduate3,72535.20%
Some College2,57024.29%
Associates Degree1,10010.40%
Bachelors Degree1,53514.51%
Graduate Degree6125.78%

Carbon County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,6218,0521,946
Hispanic1,5131,07076
Black15215224
Multiple Races15015043
Other Race1279018
Native American109104
Asian987668
Islander99

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 asian people with a rate of 69.39%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,223$54,898$31,735
Less Than High School$29,954$45,104$19,688
High School Grad$34,408$43,913$25,000
Some College$42,120$54,732$31,172
Bachelors Degree$48,180$60,404$40,882
Graduate Degree$63,861$64,722$58,250

$41,223

Average Earnings

$54,898

Average Male

$31,735

Average Female

Carbon County, Wyoming Language

Carbon County, Wyoming Language by Age

Carbon County, Wyoming Language

84.41% of Carbon County, Wyoming residents speak only English, while 15.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.05% of the population.

Carbon County, Wyoming Poverty

Carbon County, Wyoming Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,4911,1399.91%
Hispanic2,62472127.48%
Multiple2618532.57%
Asian1453624.83%
Other2123114.62%
Native2182310.55%
Black1261310.32%
Islander99100.00%

13.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.32%

Male Poverty Rate

16.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carbon County, Wyoming

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carbon County, Wyoming is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carbon County, Wyoming is White, with 9.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.47%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.07%
High School10.87%
Some College9.02%
Bachelors or Greater8.54%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.52%
Female Employed13.06%
Male Unemployed11.57%
Male Employed4.76%

Carbon County, Wyoming Income

Carbon County, Wyoming Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,206$72,687
Families$74,725$83,400
Married Families$81,949-
Non Families$32,964$46,538

Carbon County, Wyoming Marital Status

Carbon County, Wyoming Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

57.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Carbon County, Wyoming Married by Age and Sex

Carbon County, Wyoming Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Carbon County, Wyoming Marital Status by Race

Carbon County, Wyoming Veterans

913

Number of Veterans

863

Male Veterans

50

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam320
First Gulf War188
Second Gulf War151
Korea105
World War II16
Name Veterans % of Total
White8787.91%
Hispanic874.72%
Indian189.23%
2 or More96.00%
Other86.06%

$Carbon County, Wyoming Veterans by Education

10.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carbon County, Wyoming Employment Status

63.4%

Labor Force Participation

61.6%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Carbon County, Wyoming Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

35.98%

Born in Wyoming

94.09%

Native Born

5.91%

Foreign Born

4.36%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.09% of Carbon County, Wyoming residents were born in the United States, with 35.98% having been born in Wyoming. 4.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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