Living in Rock Springs, WY

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Rock Springs, Wyoming Info Snack

Population
23,319
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
9.9%
Median Home
$211,800
Median Income
$76,722
Median Rent
$878

Rock Springs SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

Rock Springs, WY Crime Report

353
Total Crimes
1,528.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-38.28%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Rock Springs
/ 100k People
Wyoming
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 353 1,528.7 1,788.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 44 190.5 217.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.2 5.0
Robbery 1 4.3 11.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 29 125.6 147.6 250.2
Property Crime 309 1,338.1 1,571.1 2,109.9
Burglary 36 155.9 241.2 340.5
Larceny 259 1,121.6 1,206.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 14 60.6 123.2 219.9

Rock Springs, WY Cost Of Living

99
Rock Springs's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Rock Springs Wyoming National Average
Overall 99 101 100
Services 99 103 100
Groceries 92 106 100
Health 96 100 100
Housing 106 101 100
Transportation 101 93 100
Utilities 89 98 100

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Population over time in Rock Springs

Year Population % Change
2019 23,319 -1.3%
2018 23,633 -0.8%
2017 23,820 -0.6%
2016 23,967 0.4%
2015 23,869 0.8%
2014 23,684 0.6%
2013 23,534 1.8%
2012 23,125 2.4%
2011 22,576 2.5%
2010 22,017 -

Race / Ethnicity in Rock Springs

White
82.6% (19,256)
African American
2.1% (479)
American Indian
0.7% (165)
Asian
0.5% (121)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (16)
Two Or More
1.9% (452)
Hispanic
12.1% (2,830)
Race Rock Springs WY USA
White 82.6% 84.1% 60.7%
African American 2.1% 0.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 2.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 0.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 12.1% 9.9% 18.0%

Gender in Rock Springs

Female
48.6% (11,335)
Male
51.4% (11,983)
Gender Rock Springs WY USA
Female 48.6% 49.0% 50.8%
Male 51.4% 51.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rock Springs for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (466)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,165)
High School / GED
31.0% (7,228)
Some College
23.0% (5,363)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (2,798)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (3,964)
Master's Degree
7.0% (1,632)
Professional Degree
2.0% (466)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (233)
Education Rock Springs WY USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 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 Rock Springs, Wyoming

Less than $10,000
4.8% (112,518)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (90,740)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.6% (177,014)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.2% (121,173)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.7% (273,339)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.3% (356,541)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.9% (393,117)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.0% (537,185)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.6% (178,131)
$200,000 or more
4.0% (92,136)
Income Rock Springs WY USA
Less than $10,000 4.8% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 3.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.6% 8.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.2% 9.0% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.7% 12.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.3% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.9% 15.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.0% 17.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.6% 5.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.0% 4.6% 7.7%

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