Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area WY Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Cheyenne, WY Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 98,402
Population in Households 96,518
Population in Familes 75,942
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,884
Population Density1 37
Diversity Index2 46


Total Households 40,026
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 25,439
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 43,320 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 25,880 (59.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 14,146 (32.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,294 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $212,769
Average Home Value $233,535


Median Household Income $57,417
Average Household Income $72,793
Per Capita Income $30,145
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.13% 1.11%
Households 1.02% 1.07%
Families 0.71% 0.89%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   1.31%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.