Laramie, WY 82072 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 82072: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Laramie, WY 82072

Acceptable Alternative
Bosler, WY 82072
Foxpark, WY 82072
Jelm, WY 82072
Mountain Home, WY 82072

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Albany County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.061, Longitude -106.015
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 280
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 7,372
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 552
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,820

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Laramie, WY 82072 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 16,481
Daytime Population: Workers 9,295
Daytime Population: Residents 8,340
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 17,635
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.07
Population in Households 16,143
Population in Familes 8,764
Population in Group Qrtrs 338
Population Density2 46
Diversity Index3 40


Median Household Income $37,120
Average Household Income $55,593
Per Capita Income $26,096


Total Housing Units 8,185 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,948 (36.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,687 (57.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 550 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $221,410
Average Home Value $254,121


Total Households 7,635
Average Household Size 2.11
Family Households 3,033
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 1.05% 1.1%
Households 0.98% 1.06%
Families 0.4% 0.7%
Median Household Income   0.39%
Per Capita Income   1.17%

Laramie, WY 82072 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 82072 to the other 170 ZIP Codes 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 # 14 92nd
Population Density # 30 83rd
Diversity Index # 20 89th
Median Household Income # 166 3rd
Per Capita Income # 138 19th

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