Casper, WY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Casper, Wyoming Info Snack

Population
58,446
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
10.0%
Median Home
$207,400
Median Income
$61,979
Median Rent
$851

Casper SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Casper, WY Crime Report

1,846
Total Crimes
3,196.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
29.06%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Casper
/ 100k People
Wyoming
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,846 3,196.4 1,788.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 169 292.6 217.4 366.7
Murder 2 3.5 2.2 5.0
Robbery 18 31.2 11.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 91 157.6 147.6 250.2
Property Crime 1,677 2,903.8 1,571.1 2,109.9
Burglary 285 493.5 241.2 340.5
Larceny 1,271 2,200.8 1,206.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 121 209.5 123.2 219.9

Casper, WY Cost Of Living

100
Casper's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Casper Wyoming National Average
Overall 100 101 100
Services 109 103 100
Groceries 103 106 100
Health 101 100 100
Housing 98 101 100
Transportation 91 93 100
Utilities 87 98 100

Casper, WY Photos

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Rankings for Casper in Wyoming

Map Of Casper, WY

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Population over time in Casper

Year Population % Change
2019 58,446 -0.5%
2018 58,756 -0.7%
2017 59,171 -0.4%
2016 59,397 1.0%
2015 58,817 1.7%
2014 57,815 1.7%
2013 56,853 2.0%
2012 55,729 1.6%
2011 54,837 1.3%
2010 54,139 -

Race / Ethnicity in Casper

White
86.5% (50,537)
African American
1.3% (766)
American Indian
1.2% (675)
Asian
0.6% (338)
Hawaiian
0.0% (2)
Other
0.0% (14)
Two Or More
1.8% (1,069)
Hispanic
8.6% (5,045)
Race Casper WY USA
White 86.5% 84.1% 60.7%
African American 1.3% 0.9% 12.3%
American Indian 1.2% 2.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 0.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.6% 9.9% 18.0%

Gender in Casper

Female
50.7% (29,643)
Male
49.3% (28,803)
Gender Casper WY USA
Female 50.7% 49.0% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 51.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Casper for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (3,506)
High School / GED
28.0% (16,364)
Some College
27.0% (15,780)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (7,597)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (9,351)
Master's Degree
7.0% (4,091)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,168)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (584)
Education Casper WY USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Casper, Wyoming

Less than $10,000
6.1% (358,847)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (164,582)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.3% (486,024)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (561,317)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (791,539)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.5% (1,083,539)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.4% (899,651)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.3% (891,688)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.9% (343,402)
$200,000 or more
4.5% (264,007)
Income Casper WY USA
Less than $10,000 6.1% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 3.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.3% 8.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 9.0% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 12.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.5% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.4% 15.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.3% 17.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.9% 5.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.5% 4.6% 7.7%

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