Laramie County, Wyoming Population 2020

Laramie County, Wyoming's estimated population is 98,460 with a growth rate of 0.49% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Laramie County, Wyoming is the largest county in Wyoming.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201898,9765160.52%
201798,4604820.49%
201697,9789721.00%
201597,0069681.01%
201496,0383320.35%
201395,7061,0161.07%
201294,6902,1292.30%
201192,5613260.35%
201092,23519,09326.10%
199073,1424,4936.54%
198068,64912,28921.80%
197056,360-3,789-6.30%
196060,14912,48726.20%
195047,66214,01141.64%
194033,6516,80625.35%
193026,8456,14629.69%
192020,699-5,428-20.78%
191026,1275,94629.46%
190020,1813,40420.29%
189016,77710,368161.77%
18806,4093,452116.74%
18702,9570.00%

Laramie County, Wyoming Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White86,89188.94%
Two or More Races3,5123.59%
Some Other Race2,8792.95%
Black or African American2,4112.47%
Asian1,0901.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native7070.72%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2020.21%

Laramie County, Wyoming Population Pyramid 2020

Laramie County, Wyoming Median Age

36.9


Total

35.4


Male

38.1


Female

Laramie County, Wyoming Adults

There are 74,920 adults, (14,718 of whom are seniors) in Laramie County, Wyoming.

Laramie County, Wyoming Age Dependency

62.3

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Laramie County, Wyoming Sex Ratio

Female

48,232

49.37%

Male

49,460

50.63%

Laramie County, Wyoming Households and Families

Laramie County, Wyoming Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Laramie County, Wyoming Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.4%17.6%
All69.8%30.2%
Male65%35%
Female55.7%44.3%
Non Family55.3%44.7%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All39,1792.4469.8
Married20,1323.0582.4
Non Family13,1721.1955.3
Female3,8823.0955.7
Male1,9933.2665

2.98

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Laramie County, Wyoming Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1111.69%
9th to 12th Grade3,3915.16%
High School Graduate16,96825.80%
Some College16,94725.77%
Associates Degree8,51212.94%
Bachelors Degree12,15518.48%
Graduate Degree6,69010.17%

Laramie County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White54,29652,00916,994
Hispanic7,7525,763945
Other Race1,7451,202128
Multiple Races1,5531,415378
Black1,4281,324228
Asian711672267
Native American62059176
Islander1414

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 37.55%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,158$49,503$32,264
Less Than High School$26,907$30,662$22,548
High School Grad$31,800$40,718$22,183
Some College$38,743$48,137$30,759
Bachelors Degree$50,811$57,122$42,209
Graduate Degree$65,578$78,153$60,484

$41,158

Average Earnings

$49,503

Average Male

$32,264

Average Female

Laramie County, Wyoming Language

Laramie County, Wyoming Language by Age

Laramie County, Wyoming Language

93.56% of Laramie County, Wyoming residents speak only English, while 6.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.81% of the population.

Laramie County, Wyoming Poverty

Laramie County, Wyoming Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White75,6156,4718.56%
Hispanic13,7412,62419.10%
Other2,76469925.29%
Multiple3,4053299.66%
Black2,2051416.39%
Native6736810.10%
Asian1,038484.62%
Islander18073.89%

9.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.90%

Male Poverty Rate

11.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Laramie County, Wyoming

The race most likely to be in poverty in Laramie County, Wyoming is Other, with 25.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Laramie County, Wyoming is Islander, with 3.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.27%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.66%
High School10.61%
Some College7.13%
Bachelors or Greater2.64%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed32.90%
Female Unemployed28.98%
Female Employed6.39%
Male Employed4.27%

Laramie County, Wyoming Income

Laramie County, Wyoming Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,220$80,350
Families$77,596$92,076
Married Families$88,763$103,803
Non Families$36,753$53,313

Laramie County, Wyoming Marital Status

Laramie County, Wyoming Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Laramie County, Wyoming Married by Age and Sex

Laramie County, Wyoming Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Laramie County, Wyoming Marital Status by Race

Laramie County, Wyoming Veterans

10,615

Number of Veterans

9,301

Male Veterans

1,314

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,419
First Gulf War3,298
Second Gulf War3,290
Korea649
World War II142
Name Veterans % of Total
White9,56514.64%
Hispanic7498.15%
Black57235.33%
2 or More26714.58%
Other1416.74%
Indian608.93%
Asian101.47%

$Laramie County, Wyoming Veterans by Education

3.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Laramie County, Wyoming Employment Status

67.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Laramie 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

39.37%

Born in Wyoming

96.79%

Native Born

3.21%

Foreign Born

1.72%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.79% of Laramie County, Wyoming residents were born in the United States, with 39.37% having been born in Wyoming. 1.72% 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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