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


Sheridan, WY Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

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


Total Population 30,783
Population in Households 29,765
Population in Familes 22,873
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,018
Population Density1 12
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 13,081
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 7,987
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 14,824 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,609 (58.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,472 (30.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,743 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $251,003
Average Home Value $294,000


Median Household Income $52,304
Average Household Income $67,522
Per Capita Income $29,857
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.89% 0.83%
Households 0.91% 0.85%
Families 0.59% 0.65%
Median Household Income   0.95%
Per Capita Income   1.34%
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.