The Town of Lusk had a population of 1,586 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Lusk is located at latitude 42.7613 and longitude -104.4584 in Niobrara County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Lusk (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Niobrara County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,016 feet.
The Town of Lusk (GNIS ID: 2412924) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Wyoming is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Lusk is located within West Niobrara Division of Niobrara County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lusk population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||1,358|
|Population in Familes||1,025|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||228|
|Average Household Size||2.05|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||790 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||436 (55.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||225 (28.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||129 (16.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$198,630|
|Average Home Value||$230,447|
|Median Household Income||$36,765|
|Average Household Income||$47,778|
|Per Capita Income||$20,320|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.75%|
|Per Capita Income||2.43%|
The table below compares Lusk 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.
|Total Population||# 44||79th|
|Population Density1||# 57||72nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 140||32nd|
|Median Household Income||# 197||3rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 188||8th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wyoming Census Data Comparison Tool.