Gillette, WY Micropolitan Statistical Area WY Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Gillette, WY Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Gillette, WY Micropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 51,023
Population in Households 50,601
Population in Familes 40,595
Population in Group Qrtrs 422
Population Density1 11
Diversity Index2 29


Total Households 18,961
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 12,963
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 20,637 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,240 (64.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,721 (27.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,676 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $215,887
Average Home Value $225,763


Median Household Income $77,670
Average Household Income $89,045
Per Capita Income $33,382
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.63% 1.25%
Households 1.6% 1.24%
Families 1.33% 1.08%
Median Household Income   1.09%
Per Capita Income   1.13%
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.