Story, WY Profile: Facts & Data


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Story, Wyoming - Basic Facts

The Story Census Designated Place had a population of 865 as of July 1, 2018. Story ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Wyoming. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Story is located at latitude 44.5731 and longitude -106.9142 in Sheridan County. The formal boundaries for the Story Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Sheridan County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,036 feet.

The Story Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2410006) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Wyoming is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Story Census Designated Place is located within Sheridan South Division of Sheridan County.

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


Total Population 865
Population in Households 865
Population in Familes 687
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 121
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $45,689
Average Household Income $64,786
Per Capita Income $29,581


Total Housing Units 677 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 330 (48.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 93 (13.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 254 (37.5%)
Median Home Value $367,279
Average Home Value $467,661


Total Households 423
Average Household Size 2.04
Family Households 280
Average Family Size 2
  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 0.53% 0.57%
Households 0.53% 0.56%
Families 1.29% 0.35%
Median Household Income   4.64%
Per Capita Income   4.17%

Story, WY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Story 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 # 63 70th
Population Density # 130 37th
Diversity Index # 193 5th
Median Household Income # 179 13th
Per Capita Income # 122 41st

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