Wheatland Division WY Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Wheatland Division, WY

The Wheatland Division is a County Subdivision of Platte County. The subdivision has a Z5 Census Class Code which indicates that the Wheatland Division is a statistical county subdivision.

Also See: Platte County Data | Cities in Platte County | County Subdivisions in Platte County

Wheatland Division Boundary Map


Wheatland Division Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,382
Population in Households 6,279
Population in Familes 5,019
Population in Group Qrtrs 103
Population Density1 11
Diversity Index2 27


Total Households 2,800
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 1,782
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,208 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,055 (64.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 745 (23.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 408 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $140,968
Average Home Value $171,994


Median Household Income $51,646
Average Household Income $67,881
Per Capita Income $30,323
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.73% 0.63%
Households 0.74% 0.63%
Families 0.44% 0.47%
Median Household Income   1.24%
Per Capita Income   2.38%
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.