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Glenrock, Wyoming - Basic Facts

The Town of Glenrock is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Converse County at latitude 42.8614 and longitude -105.8722. Converse County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,020 feet.

The formal official name is the Town of Glenrock, but most people and references simply refer to it as Glenrock, Wyoming.

The P1 Census Class Code for Glenrock indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Glenrock (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.28 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Glenrock: Deer Creek Station, Mercedes, Nuttall, Nuttell.

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Glenrock, WY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 2,645
Population in Households 2,625
Population in Familes 2,104
Population in Group Qrtrs 20
Population Density1 1,160
Diversity Index2 21
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,147
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 748
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,245 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 756 (60.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 390 (31.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 98 ( 7.9%)
Median Home Value $190,436
Average Home Value $199,769
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $62,627
Average Household Income $74,911
Per Capita Income $32,251
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.62% 1.0%
Households 0.95% 1.09%
Families 1.13% 1.0%
Median Household Income   3.73%
Per Capita Income   3.41%
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.

Glenrock, WY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Glenrock to the other 203 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wyoming by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 28 87th
Population Density1 # 34 84th
Diversity Index2 # 92 55th
Median Household Income # 76 63rd
Per Capita Income # 43 79th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wyoming Census Data Comparison Tool.