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


Riverton, WY Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

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


Total Population 41,049
Population in Households 40,168
Population in Familes 32,193
Population in Group Qrtrs 881
Population Density1 5
Diversity Index2 50


Total Households 15,831
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 10,426
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 18,324 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,801 (58.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,030 (27.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,493 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $197,627
Average Home Value $235,976


Median Household Income $48,285
Average Household Income $62,022
Per Capita Income $24,666
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.37% 0.07%
Households 0.39% 0.09%
Families 0.1% -0.08%
Median Household Income   0.8%
Per Capita Income   1.22%
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.