Carpenter, WY Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Carpenter, Wyoming - Basic Facts

The Carpenter Census Designated Place had a population of 97 as of July 1, 2015. Carpenter ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Wyoming. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Carpenter is located at latitude 41.0456 and longitude -104.3644 in Laramie County. The formal boundaries for the Carpenter Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Laramie County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,440 feet.

The Carpenter Census Designated Place has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Carpenter population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Carpenter Census Designated Place, WY Boundary Map

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Carpenter, WY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 97
Population in Households 96
Population in Familes 79
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 408
Diversity Index2 34
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 43
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 28
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 48 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 31 (64.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 11 (22.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 5 (10.4%)
Median Home Value $204,167
Average Home Value $257,258
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $59,879
Average Household Income $78,731
Per Capita Income $31,720
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.6% 0.81%
Households 0.91% 0.91%
Families 0.0% 0.7%
Median Household Income   4.05%
Per Capita Income   2.69%
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.

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Carpenter, WY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Carpenter to the other 203 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wyoming by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 160 21st
Population Density1 # 78 62nd
Diversity Index2 # 38 81st
Median Household Income # 87 58th
Per Capita Income # 53 74th

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