Laramie County WY Information


Laramie County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 99,790
Daytime Population: Workers 54,873
Daytime Population: Residents 47,565
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 102,438
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 97,833
Population in Familes 76,954
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,957
Population Density2 37
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $56,576
Average Household Income $71,952
Per Capita Income $29,763


Total Housing Units 43,548 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26,547 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 13,971 (32.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,030 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $211,183
Average Home Value $232,071


Total Households 40,518
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 25,685
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 1.17% 1.07%
Households 1.05% 1.03%
Families 0.74% 0.84%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   2.16%


Laramie County WY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Laramie 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 # 1 100th
Population Density # 1 100th
Diversity Index # 4 87th
Median Household Income # 13 48th
Per Capita Income # 16 35th

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