Wyoming PopulationWyoming (U.S. abbreviation WY) is the mountain region state of the United States, borders Nebraska and South Dakota to the east, Colorado to the south, Utah to the south west and Montana to the east. Wyoming population in 2023 is expected to be 583,269 inhabitants, its holds on 50th rank in the US. its area is 97,914 square miles(253,600 sq km), ranking tenth largest in the United States. Wyoming is known as 'The Equality State', is the first state to give women the right to vote in 1869. The population in Wyoming is least population in the country due to its geographical factors like lack of water and mountains and is decreasing every decade.
- Population by Race
- Top Cities of Wyoming
- Population Pyramid
- Counties of Wyoming
July 1, 2020
Wyoming Population by Race
According to 2017 demographics estimates population of Wyoming by race are: 91% are White Americans, 1% are Black Americans, 2.3% are AIAN Natives, 0.87% are Asian population, .08% are NHPI, 9.2% are Hispanic/Latinos.
White population in Wyoming are 532,394, percentage wise 91.29 percent are whites. Whites, also called White Americans or European American, having origins in the original peoples of Europe (numbers include hispanic whites).
Black population in Wyoming are 6,121, percentage wise 1.05 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Wyoming, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.
Asian population in Wyoming are 5,102, percentage wise 0.87 percent are asians, out of these 468 are Asian Indians, 1,119 are Chinese, 1,462 are Filipinos, 473 are Japanese, 430 are Korean, 344 are Vietnamese and 806 are other Asian nationals.
Hispanic population in Wyoming are 56,681. Percentage wise 9.72 percent are hispanics, out of these 43,339 are Mexican people, 1,166 are Puerto Ricans, 310 are Cubans, and 11,866 are other Hispanic or Latinos. Hispanics may be of any race, included in applicable race categories.
40 are Native Hawaiians, 211 are Samoans, 181 are Guamanian/Chamorros, 179 are Cherokee tribals, 136 are Chippewa tribals, 539 are Navajo tribals, 842 are Sioux tribals.
|Black or African American||6,121||1.05%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||13,549||2.323%|
|Cherokee tribal grouping||179||0.031%|
|Chippewa tribal grouping||136||0.023%|
|Navajo tribal grouping||539||0.092%|
|Sioux tribal grouping||842||0.144%|
|Other Asian Population||806|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||470||0.08%|
|Guamanian or Chamorro||181||0.031%|
|Other Pacific Islander||38|
|Some other race||10,247|
|Hispanic or Latino||56,681||9.72%|
|Other Hispanic or Latino||11,866|
Top Cities of Wyoming
The top populated cities of Wyoming as on 2017 are Cheyenne with 63,957 and Casper with 57,461.
Wyoming population pyramid chart according to 2021 census estimates as per below.
Wyoming Population by Age
According to 2019 US population estimates, population of Wyoming by age is 583,200, out of these 298,301 are male, 284,899 are female, The sex ratio of Wyoming is 1,047. The Wyoming population by age are, under 15 years is 116,423, 15 years and over is 466,777, 30 years and over is 348,262, 65 years and over is 84,239 and 85 years and over is 9,808. 51.15 percent are male, 48.85 percent are female, 19.96 percent are under 15 years old, 80.04 percent are 15 years and over, 59.72 percent are 30 years and over, 14.44 percent are 65 years and over, 1.68 percent are 85 years and over.
Languages spoken in WY
|Speak only English||506,060||92.73|
Wyoming education stats of High school/University.
|Population 18 to 24 years||56,225||29,905||26,320|
|Less than high school graduate||7,513||4,327||3,186|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||18,607||11,043||7,564|
|Some college or associates degree||26,423||13,037||13,386|
|Bachelors degree or higher||3,682||1,498||2,184|
|Population 25 years and over||388,617||196,522||192,095|
|Less than 9th grade||7,166||4,064||3,102|
|9th to 12th grade, no diploma||20,964||11,071||9,893|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||111,594||61,708||49,886|
|Some college, no degree||102,720||49,846||52,874|
|Graduate or professional degree||36,156||17,835||18,321|
|High school graduate or higher||321,451||161,419||160,032|
|Bachelors degree or higher||95,897||47,018||48,879|
|Black or African||3,452||2,205||1,247|
|High school graduate or higher||3,216||2,146||1,070|
|Bachelors degree or higher||817||496||321|
|American Indian or Alaska Native alone||7,557||3,828||3,729|
|High school graduate or higher||6,427||3,192||3,235|
|Bachelors degree or higher||846||384||462|
|High school graduate or higher||3,215||1,359||1,856|
|Bachelors degree or higher||1,633||855||778|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||127||87||40|
|High school graduate or higher||127||87||40|
|Bachelors degree or higher||25||12||13|
|Hispanic or Latino Origin||29,978||15,907||14,071|
|High school graduate or higher||22,127||11,524||10,603|
|Bachelors degree or higher||3,563||1,407||2,156|
The disable population of Wyoming state as per type of Hearing/Vision/Cognitive/ambulatory problems.
|Total civilian non-institutionalized population||74,131|
|Black or African American||635|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone||1,905|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||19|
|Some other race||687|
|With a hearing difficulty||28,904|
|With a vision difficulty||13,815|
|With a cognitive difficulty||24,389|
|With an ambulatory difficulty||34,857|
|With a self-care difficulty||10,993|
|With an independent living difficulty||19,606|
Counties of Wyoming
Wyoming is divided into 23 counties, Laramie is the most populous county with 98,976 people, followed by Natrona County with 79,115, Campbell County with 46,140, Sweetwater County with 43,051, Fremont County with 39,531. The least populous county is Niobrara County with 2,388.
|County||Population 2017||Population 2018||% Change||Rank 2017||Rank 2018|
|Big Horn County||11,879||11,881||0||15||15|
|Hot Springs County||4,686||4,555||-2.8||22||22|
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