Hot Springs County WY Information


Hot Springs County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,775
Daytime Population: Workers 2,424
Daytime Population: Residents 2,288
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,712
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 4,689
Population in Familes 3,600
Population in Group Qrtrs 86
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $45,886
Average Household Income $60,973
Per Capita Income $28,443


Total Housing Units 2,582 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,490 (57.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 688 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 404 (15.6%)
Median Home Value $170,577
Average Home Value $193,054


Total Households 2,178
Average Household Size 2.15
Family Households 1,327
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 -0.11% -0.51%
Households -0.04% -0.47%
Families -0.36% -0.67%
Median Household Income   0.89%
Per Capita Income   2.19%


Hot Springs County WY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hot Springs 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 # 22 9th
Population Density # 19 22nd
Diversity Index # 17 30th
Median Household Income # 21 13th
Per Capita Income # 19 22nd

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