Big Horn County WY Information

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Big Horn County WY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Big Horn County WY Housing Affordability Index is 162
State of Wyoming Housing Affordability Index is 138
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Big Horn County WY Wealth Index is 63
State of Wyoming Wealth Index is 81
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 12,255
Population in Households 12,072
Population in Familes 10,099
Population in Group Qrtrs 183
Population Density 4
Diversity Index1 28
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $52,379
Average Household Income $63,576
Per Capita Income $24,828
Wealth Index3 63

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 5,589 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,298 (59.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,486 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 805 (14.4%)
Median Home Value $163,373
Housing Affordability Index2 162
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 4,784
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 3,282
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.53% 0.24%
Households 0.52% 0.22%
Families 0.35% 0.12%
Median Household Income   0.8%
Per Capita Income   1.38%

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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, 2019 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 # 12 52nd
Median Household Income # 16 35th
Per Capita Income # 23 4th

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