Hot Springs County WY Information


Hot Springs County Subdivisions

Hot Springs County WY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,895
Population in Households 4,809
Population in Familes 3,693
Population in Group Qrtrs 86
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 2,254
Average Household Size 2.13
Family Households 1,377
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,649 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,523 (57.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 731 (27.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 395 (14.9%)
Median Home Value $154,889
Average Home Value $190,200


Median Household Income $42,990
Average Household Income $57,316
Per Capita Income $27,008
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.27% 0.02%
Households 0.5% 0.17%
Families 0.18% -0.03%
Median Household Income   0.79%
Per Capita Income   1.39%
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.


Hot Springs County WY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hot Springs County to the other 23 counties and county equivalents in Wyoming by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 22 9th
Population Density1 # 19 22nd
Diversity Index2 # 19 22nd
Median Household Income # 22 9th
Per Capita Income # 19 22nd

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