Sweetwater County, Wyoming's estimated population is 40,798 with a growth rate of -1.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sweetwater County, Wyoming is the 5th largest county in Wyoming. The 2010 Population was 43,574 and has seen a growth of -6.37% since this time.
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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 black people with a rate of 56.09%.
89.51% of Sweetwater County, Wyoming residents speak only English, while 10.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.42% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Sweetwater County, Wyoming is Asian, with 24.43% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Sweetwater County, Wyoming is Multiple, with 9.30% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.08%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Sweetwater County, Wyoming
94.80% of Sweetwater County, Wyoming residents were born in the United States, with 44.98% having been born in Wyoming. 3.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.