Big Horn County WY Information


Big Horn County Subdivisions

Big Horn County WY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 12,341
Population in Households 12,158
Population in Familes 10,231
Population in Group Qrtrs 183
Population Density1 4
Diversity Index2 29


Median Household Income $54,873
Average Household Income $70,833
Per Capita Income $27,772


Total Housing Units 5,574 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,384 (60.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,364 (24.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 826 (14.8%)
Median Home Value $156,454
Average Home Value $189,805


Total Households 4,748
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 3,267
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.68% 0.55%
Households 0.49% 0.52%
Families 0.33% 0.42%
Median Household Income   3.71%
Per Capita Income   3.43%


Big Horn County WY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Big Horn County to the other 23 counties and county equivalents in Wyoming by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 15 39th
Population Density # 14 43rd
Diversity Index # 13 48th
Median Household Income # 14 43rd
Per Capita Income # 20 17th

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