Sheridan County, Wyoming Population 2022

Sheridan County, Wyoming's estimated population is 31,283 with a growth rate of 0.86% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sheridan County, Wyoming is the 8th largest county in Wyoming. The 2010 Population was 29,148 and has seen a growth of 7.32% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18901,9720.00%
19005,1223,150159.74%
191016,32411,202218.70%
192018,1821,85811.38%
193016,875-1,307-7.19%
194019,2552,38014.10%
195020,1859304.83%
196018,989-1,196-5.93%
197017,852-1,137-5.99%
198025,0487,19640.31%
199023,562-1,486-5.93%
201029,1485,58623.71%
201129,2511030.35%
201229,5242730.93%
201329,7332090.71%
201429,8521190.40%
201529,883310.10%
201629,964810.27%
201730,1471830.61%
201830,219720.24%
201930,4852660.88%
202030,7512660.87%
202131,0172660.87%
202231,2832660.86%
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Sheridan County, Wyoming Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,68194.35%
Black or African American920.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native5381.77%
Asian2230.73%
Some Other Race2230.73%
Two or More Races6402.11%
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Sheridan County, Wyoming Population by Race

Sheridan County, Wyoming Population Pyramid 2022

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Sheridan County, Wyoming Median Age

42.7


Total

42.1


Male

43.1


Female

Sheridan County, Wyoming Adults

There are 23,933 adults, (6,446 of whom are seniors) in Sheridan County, Wyoming.

Sheridan County, Wyoming Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37

Child Dependency Ratio

Sheridan County, Wyoming Sex Ratio

Female

15,276

50.25%

Male

15,121

49.75%

Sheridan County, Wyoming Population by Age

Sheridan County, Wyoming Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sheridan County, Wyoming Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.7%14.3%
All67.6%32.4%
Male63.1%36.9%
Female61.5%38.5%
Non Family47.8%52.2%

67.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sheridan County, Wyoming Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,2942.2167.6
Married6,4212.8985.7
Male4553.6163.1
Female9872.7861.5
Non Family5,4311.247.8

2.85

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Sheridan County, Wyoming Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2611.21%
9th to 12th Grade7133.31%
High School Graduate5,97627.76%
Some College6,06128.16%
Associates Degree1,9178.91%
Bachelors Degree3,61816.81%
Graduate Degree2,97913.84%
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Sheridan County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sheridan County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black676764
Other Race11511596
Asian14513693
Hispanic754741242
2+ Races331292103
White19,99119,0876,097
Native American33131643

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 95.52%.

Sheridan County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,407$52,740$33,442
Less Than 9th Grade$27,083$46,201$20,685
High School Graduate$38,432$50,137$30,107
Some College$36,495$46,510$30,705
Bachelors Degree$52,161$72,604$37,513
Graduate Degree$58,146$57,818$59,071

$42,407

Average Earnings

$52,740

Average Male

$33,442

Average Female

Sheridan County, Wyoming Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sheridan County, Wyoming Language by Age

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Sheridan County, Wyoming Language

96.67% of Sheridan County, Wyoming residents speak only English, while 3.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.68% of the population.

Sheridan County, Wyoming Language

Sheridan County, Wyoming Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native504479.33%
White27,0592,2988.49%
Hispanic1,252927.35%
Asian223125.38%
Black7911.27%
OtherNaN%
Multiple635335.20%

8.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.97%

Male Poverty Rate

9.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sheridan County, Wyoming

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Wyoming is Native, with 9.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sheridan County, Wyoming is Multiple, with 5.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.67%.

Sheridan County, Wyoming Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.26%
High School10.16%
Some College7.45%
Bachelors or Greater4.43%

Sheridan County, Wyoming Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.71%
Male Unemployed2.35%
Female Employed4.22%
Female Unemployed63.59%

Sheridan County, Wyoming Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sheridan County, Wyoming Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,380$79,002
Families$83,570$95,873
Married Families$92,921-
Non Families$36,376$50,783
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Income by Household Type

Sheridan County, Wyoming Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

52.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Sheridan County, Wyoming Married by Age and Sex

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Sheridan County, Wyoming 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 35-44.

Sheridan County, Wyoming Marital Status by Race

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Sheridan County, Wyoming Marital Status

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2,448

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War399
First Gulf War297
Vietnam1,153
Korea123
World War II66

Sheridan County, Wyoming Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34223
35 to 54421
55 to 64423
65 to 74825
75+556

Sheridan County, Wyoming Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,29410.11%
Black4965.33%
Native American7416.30%
Other Race74.49%
2+ Races246.00%
Hispanic12012.96%

Sheridan County, Wyoming Veterans by Race

Sheridan County, Wyoming Veterans by Education

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5.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sheridan County, Wyoming Veterans by Education

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62.7%

Labor Force Participation

60.4%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Sheridan County, Wyoming Employment by Age

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Sheridan County, Wyoming Employment by Race

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Sheridan County, Wyoming 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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46.94%

Born in Sheridan County, Wyoming

97.55%

Native Born

2.45%

Foreign Born

0.95%

Non Citizen

1.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.55% of Sheridan County, Wyoming residents were born in the United States, with 46.94% having been born in Wyoming. 0.95% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Sheridan County, Wyoming Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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