Platte County WY Information


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  1. Platte County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forPlatte County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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  3. Wyoming Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

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


Total Population 8,876
Population in Households 8,773
Population in Familes 7,001
Population in Group Qrtrs 103
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 27


Median Household Income $47,385
Average Household Income $66,284
Per Capita Income $29,397


Total Housing Units 4,883 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,875 (58.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,059 (21.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 949 (19.4%)
Median Home Value $178,525
Average Home Value $232,609


Total Households 3,934
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 2,519
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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.26% -0.11%
Households 0.27% -0.11%
Families 0.06% -0.23%
Median Household Income   1.57%
Per Capita Income   1.46%


Platte County WY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Platte 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 # 17 30th
Population Density # 12 48th
Diversity Index # 14 43rd
Median Household Income # 21 13th
Per Capita Income # 16 35th

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