Weston County WY Information


Weston County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,480
Daytime Population: Workers 2,666
Daytime Population: Residents 3,878
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,544
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 7,167
Population in Familes 5,640
Population in Group Qrtrs 313
Population Density2 3
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $58,947
Average Household Income $74,598
Per Capita Income $32,643


Total Housing Units 3,623 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,377 (65.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 749 (20.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 497 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $166,700
Average Home Value $211,127


Total Households 3,126
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 1,981
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 0.51% 0.53%
Households 0.47% 0.51%
Families 0.17% 0.32%
Median Household Income   2.11%
Per Capita Income   2.64%


Weston County WY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Weston 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 # 20 17th
Population Density # 17 30th
Diversity Index # 19 22nd
Median Household Income # 9 65th
Per Capita Income # 5 83rd

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