The Town of Chugwater had a population of 211 as of July 1, 2017. Chugwater ranks in the lower 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 Chugwater is located at latitude 41.7557 and longitude -104.8229 in Platte County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Chugwater (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Platte County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,295 feet.
The Town of Chugwater (GNIS ID: 2413202) 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 Chugwater is located within Chugwater Division of Platte County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Chugwater population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Chugwater: Chug Springs, Chugwater Stage Station.
|Daytime Population: Workers||177|
|Daytime Population: Residents||98|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||275|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.30|
|Population in Households||211|
|Population in Familes||173|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$57,492|
|Average Household Income||$86,902|
|Per Capita Income||$38,936|
|Total Housing Units||106 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||70 (66.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||22 (20.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||14 (13.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$160,417|
|Average Home Value||$184,058|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||4.99%|
|Per Capita Income||3.88%|
The table below compares Chugwater to the other 204 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wyoming by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 129||37th|
|Population Density||# 144||30th|
|Diversity Index||# 160||22nd|
|Median Household Income||# 115||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 28||87th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wyoming Census Data Comparison Tool.