Wright, WY Profile: Facts & Data


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Wright, Wyoming - Basic Facts

The Town of Wright had a population of 1,893 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Wright is located at latitude 43.7485 and longitude -105.4962 in Campbell County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Wright (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Campbell County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,121 feet.

The Town of Wright (GNIS ID: 2413513) 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 Wright is located within Gillette South Division of Campbell County.

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Wright, WY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,893
Population in Households 1,893
Population in Familes 1,581
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 664
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $79,467
Average Household Income $83,164
Per Capita Income $31,199


Total Housing Units 843 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 504 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 209 (24.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 130 (15.4%)
Median Home Value $211,170
Average Home Value $194,802


Total Households 713
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 496
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.57% 0.54%
Households 0.49% 0.47%
Families 0.5% 0.32%
Median Household Income   0.87%
Per Capita Income   2.18%

Wright, WY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wright to the other 204 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 38 82nd
Population Density # 66 68th
Diversity Index # 85 59th
Median Household Income # 29 86th
Per Capita Income # 105 49th

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