Goshen County WY Information


Goshen County Subdivisions

Goshen County WY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 13,441
Daytime Population: Workers 6,453
Daytime Population: Residents 6,344
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 12,797
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 12,283
Population in Familes 9,735
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,158
Population Density2 6
Diversity Index3 30


Median Household Income $47,096
Average Household Income $62,367
Per Capita Income $27,627


Total Housing Units 5,972 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,644 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,659 (27.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 669 (11.2%)
Median Home Value $161,836
Average Home Value $203,739


Total Households 5,303
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 3,387
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.2% -0.23%
Households -0.02% -0.34%
Families -0.32% -0.53%
Median Household Income   1.23%
Per Capita Income   2.18%


Goshen County WY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Goshen County to the other 23 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 14 43rd
Population Density # 7 74th
Diversity Index # 11 57th
Median Household Income # 20 17th
Per Capita Income # 21 13th

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