Riverton, WY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
10,891
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
12.7%
Median Home
$156,800
Median Income
$52,463
Median Rent
$802

Riverton SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
10

Riverton, WY Crime Report

464
Total Crimes
4,216.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
70.25%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Riverton
/ 100k People
Wyoming
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 464 4,216.6 1,788.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 38 345.3 217.4 366.7
Murder 3 27.3 2.2 5.0
Robbery 1 9.1 11.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 15 136.3 147.6 250.2
Property Crime 426 3,871.3 1,571.1 2,109.9
Burglary 52 472.6 241.2 340.5
Larceny 332 3,017.1 1,206.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 42 381.7 123.2 219.9

Riverton, WY Cost Of Living

96
Riverton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Riverton Wyoming National Average
Overall 96 101 100
Services 109 103 100
Groceries 103 106 100
Health 101 100 100
Housing 83 101 100
Transportation 91 93 100
Utilities 87 98 100

Riverton, WY Photos

Riverton Wy Museum
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Riverton in Wyoming

Map Of Riverton, WY

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Population over time in Riverton

Year Population % Change
2019 10,891 -1.6%
2018 11,069 -0.4%
2017 11,113 0.6%
2016 11,044 1.2%
2015 10,915 0.1%
2014 10,902 0.9%
2013 10,810 1.5%
2012 10,646 1.5%
2011 10,487 2.4%
2010 10,246 -

Race / Ethnicity in Riverton

White
70.9% (7,721)
African American
1.1% (115)
American Indian
9.7% (1,057)
Asian
0.5% (59)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.4% (371)
Hispanic
14.4% (1,568)
Race Riverton WY USA
White 70.9% 84.1% 60.7%
African American 1.1% 0.9% 12.3%
American Indian 9.7% 2.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 0.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.4% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.4% 9.9% 18.0%

Gender in Riverton

Female
47.9% (5,215)
Male
52.1% (5,676)
Gender Riverton WY USA
Female 47.9% 49.0% 50.8%
Male 52.1% 51.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Riverton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (217)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (762)
High School / GED
31.0% (3,376)
Some College
29.0% (3,158)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (1,306)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (1,415)
Master's Degree
5.0% (544)
Professional Degree
1.0% (108)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Riverton WY USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 29.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Riverton, Wyoming

Less than $10,000
5.8% (63,650)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.3% (46,291)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.8% (96,104)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.8% (95,852)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.0% (217,367)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.9% (217,115)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.6% (137,112)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.6% (137,615)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.3% (46,794)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (31,196)
Income Riverton WY USA
Less than $10,000 5.8% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.3% 3.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.8% 8.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.8% 9.0% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.0% 12.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.9% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.6% 15.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.6% 17.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.3% 5.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 4.6% 7.7%

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