Washakie County WY Information


Washakie County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 8,428
Population in Households 8,288
Population in Familes 6,898
Population in Group Qrtrs 140
Population Density1 4
Diversity Index2 39


Median Household Income $52,134
Average Household Income $71,973
Per Capita Income $30,011


Total Housing Units 3,833 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,647 (69.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 799 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 387 (10.1%)
Median Home Value $185,297
Average Home Value $222,639


Total Households 3,446
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 2,332
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 -0.15% -0.54%
Households -0.16% -0.55%
Families -0.32% -0.65%
Median Household Income   2.82%
Per Capita Income   2.78%


Washakie County WY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Washakie County to the other 23 counties and county equivalents 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 # 19 22nd
Population Density # 15 39th
Diversity Index # 6 78th
Median Household Income # 17 30th
Per Capita Income # 14 43rd

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