Washakie County, Wyoming Population 2020

Washakie County, Wyoming's estimated population is 7,585 with a growth rate of -1.94% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Washakie County, Wyoming is the 19th largest county in Wyoming.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20207,585-150-1.94%
20197,735-150-1.90%
20187,885-150-1.87%
20178,035-133-1.63%
20168,168-112-1.35%
20158,28050.06%
20148,275-139-1.65%
20138,41460.07%
20128,408-40-0.47%
20118,448-82-0.96%
20108,5301421.69%
19908,388-1,108-11.67%
19809,4961,92725.46%
19707,569-1,314-14.79%
19608,8831,63122.49%
19507,2521,39423.80%
19405,8581,74942.57%
19304,1091,00332.29%
19203,1060.00%

Washakie County, Wyoming Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,29389.72%
Some Other Race4455.47%
Two or More Races3384.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native520.64%
Black or African American10.01%

Washakie County, Wyoming Population Pyramid 2020

Washakie County, Wyoming Median Age

43.5


Total

43.1


Male

44.4


Female

Washakie County, Wyoming Adults

There are 6,187 adults, (1,686 of whom are seniors) in Washakie County, Wyoming.

Washakie County, Wyoming Age Dependency

80.6

Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Washakie County, Wyoming Sex Ratio

Female

3,992

49.11%

Male

4,137

50.89%

Washakie County, Wyoming Households and Families

Washakie County, Wyoming Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Washakie County, Wyoming Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.8%11.2%
All76.8%23.2%
Male66.5%33.5%
Non Family65.3%34.7%
Female39.3%60.7%

76.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,4222.3376.8
Married1,9202.988.8
Non Family1,1201.1965.3
Female2242.8439.3
Male1582.6166.5

2.83

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Washakie County, Wyoming Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1813.20%
9th to 12th Grade4097.22%
High School Graduate1,71730.32%
Some College1,43425.33%
Associates Degree70112.38%
Bachelors Degree84914.99%
Graduate Degree3716.55%

Washakie County, Wyoming Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,8484,4181,125
Hispanic63248059
Multiple Races2102029
Other Race17266
Native American353527

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 77.14%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,959$40,625$24,334
Less Than High School$22,130$25,236$9,063
High School Grad$31,131$41,467$26,286
Some College$27,537$45,139$22,240
Bachelors Degree$38,510$39,318$30,536
Graduate Degree$60,000$67,426$43,472

$30,959

Average Earnings

$40,625

Average Male

$24,334

Average Female

Washakie County, Wyoming Language

Washakie County, Wyoming Language by Age

Washakie County, Wyoming Language

93.31% of Washakie County, Wyoming residents speak only English, while 6.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.68% of the population.

Washakie County, Wyoming Poverty

Washakie County, Wyoming Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,56782312.53%
Hispanic1,09016114.77%
Other3927619.39%
Multiple336164.76%
Native501530.00%

12.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.86%

Male Poverty Rate

13.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washakie County, Wyoming

The race most likely to be in poverty in Washakie County, Wyoming is Native, with 30.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washakie County, Wyoming is Multiple, with 4.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.94%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.18%
Some College10.74%
High School7.93%
Bachelors or Greater4.03%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed63.11%
Male Unemployed29.77%
Male Employed7.85%
Female Employed7.11%

Washakie County, Wyoming Income

Washakie County, Wyoming Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,426$65,351
Families$66,641$77,156
Married Families$72,988-
Non Families$33,689$39,827

Washakie County, Wyoming Marital Status

Washakie County, Wyoming Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.2%

Male Marriage Rate

59.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Washakie County, Wyoming Married by Age and Sex

Washakie 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 45-54.

Washakie County, Wyoming Marital Status by Race

Washakie County, Wyoming Veterans

742

Number of Veterans

715

Male Veterans

27

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam274
First Gulf War182
Second Gulf War83
Korea57
World War II29
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74209
35 to 54189
75+155
55 to 64131
18 to 3458
Name Veterans % of Total
White73413.00%
Hispanic375.04%
2 or More83.27%

$Washakie County, Wyoming Veterans by Education

5.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washakie County, Wyoming Employment Status

62.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Washakie 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

51.62%

Born in Wyoming

98.65%

Native Born

1.35%

Foreign Born

0.84%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.65% of Washakie County, Wyoming residents were born in the United States, with 51.62% having been born in Wyoming. 0.84% 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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