The Town of Wamsutter had a population of 439 as of July 1, 2017. Wamsutter ranks in the upper 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 Wamsutter is located at latitude 41.6679 and longitude -107.979 in Sweetwater County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Wamsutter (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Sweetwater County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,745 feet.
The Town of Wamsutter (GNIS ID: 2413445) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Wyoming is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Wamsutter is located within Wamsutter Division of Sweetwater County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wamsutter population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Wamsutter: Elephants Back, Washakie.
|Daytime Population: Workers||661|
|Daytime Population: Residents||193|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||854|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.95|
|Population in Households||438|
|Population in Familes||322|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Median Household Income||$64,013|
|Average Household Income||$97,976|
|Per Capita Income||$42,190|
|Total Housing Units||286 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||111 (38.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||74 (25.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||102 (35.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$98,913|
|Average Home Value||$253,153|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.0%|
|Per Capita Income||1.98%|
The table below compares Wamsutter to the other 204 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 93||55th|
|Population Density||# 103||50th|
|Diversity Index||# 11||95th|
|Median Household Income||# 78||62nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 19||91st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wyoming Census Data Comparison Tool.