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Evanston, Wyoming - Basic Facts

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The City of Evanston is the 8th largest city in Wyoming with a population of 12,546 as of July 1, 2016. Evanston ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Evanston is located at latitude 41.2601 and longitude -110.9637 in Uinta County. The formal boundaries for the City of Evanston (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Uinta County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,749 feet.

The City of Evanston (GNIS ID: 2410468) 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 City of Evanston is located within Evanston Division of Uinta County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Evanston population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Evanston, WY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 12,546
Population in Households 12,339
Population in Familes 10,162
Population in Group Qrtrs 207
Population Density1 1,220
Diversity Index2 39


Total Households 4,588
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 3,128
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,283 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,064 (58.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,524 (28.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 695 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $194,600
Average Home Value $216,103


Median Household Income $53,722
Average Household Income $66,834
Per Capita Income $25,105
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.23% 0.25%
Households 0.17% 0.21%
Families -0.05% 0.04%
Median Household Income   0.6%
Per Capita Income   1.07%
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.

Evanston, WY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Evanston to the other 204 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 8 97th
Population Density1 # 34 84th
Diversity Index2 # 28 87th
Median Household Income # 129 37th
Per Capita Income # 166 19th

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