Arrowhead Springs, Wyoming

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Population in 2010: 63. Population change since 2000: -7.4%
Males: 30  (48.1%)
Females: 33  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  57.4 years
Wyoming median age:  36.6 years

Zip code: 82901

Estimated median household income in 2013: over $200,000 (it was $81,467 in 2000)
Arrowhead Springs:

over $200,000
WY:

$58,752

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $147,765 (it was $28,972 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $387,424 (it was $278,100 in 2000)
Arrowhead Springs:

$387,424
WY:

$195,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $370,774; Detached houses: $361,930
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Arrowhead Springs: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (48.1%), English (18.2%), Danish (9.1%), Dutch (9.1%), French (7.8%), Irish (7.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 1.21 square miles.

Population density: 52 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Arrowhead Springs:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Arrowhead Springs CDP:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 100.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Arrowhead Springs CDP:  0.5% ($1,281)
Wyoming:  0.7% ($627)

Arrowhead Springs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ogden, UT (147.1 miles , pop. 77,226).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (245.1 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (575.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Rock Springs, WY (2.5 miles ), Sweeney Ranch, WY (2.8 miles) , Clearview Acres, WY (2.8 miles ), Purple Sage, WY (3.1 miles ), Reliance, WY (3.3 miles ), North Rock Springs, WY (3.3 miles ), Green River, WY (4.0 miles ), Superior, WY (4.4 miles ).

Latitude: 41.52 N, Longitude: 109.15 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

Arrowhead Springs household income distribution Arrowhead Springs home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Wyoming:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (63%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (65%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (63%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (37%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (65%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (35%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Arrowhead Springs, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Arrowhead Springs-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wyoming state average. It is 165% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 224.3 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 295.0 miles away from Arrowhead Springs center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 441.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 174.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 127.5 miles away from Arrowhead Springs center
On 2/3/1995 at 15:26:10, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MB, 4.6 MS, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 25.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sweetwater County (1) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Arrowhead Springs topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Arrowhead Springs:

  • SAGE VIEW CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; ROCK SPRINGS, WY)
  • HOSPICE OF SWEETWATER COUNTY (Hospital, about 6 miles away; ROCK SPRINGS, WY)
  • SWEETWATER COUNTY COMMUNITY NURSING SERVICE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; ROCK SPRINGS, WY)
  • MEM HOSP OF SWEETWATER COUNTY/DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; ROCK SPRINGS, WY)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SWEETWATER COUNTY Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; ROCK SPRINGS, WY)
  • YOUNG AT HEART SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; ROCK SPRINGS, WY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Arrowhead Springs:

  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 7 miles; Rock Springs, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,086)
  • Utah State University (about 139 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • Weber State University (about 147 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 17,655)
  • University of Utah (about 150 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)
  • Westminster College (about 151 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,870)
  • Latter-day Saints Business College (about 153 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,059)
  • Western Governors University (about 153 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 31,481)

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Sweetwater County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 65.6. This is about average.

City:

65.6
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 2.70. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.70
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 0.0%
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  72.7%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.5%
Whole state:  7.1%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Wyoming average:

9.3

Arrowhead Springs travel time to work - commute Arrowhead Springs mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Arrowhead Springs CDP (based on Sweetwater County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other7,99317
Catholic7,0075
Evangelical Protestant4,34235
Mainline Protestant1,3688
Orthodox1951
None22,901-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Sweetwater County:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Sweetwater County:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Sweetwater County:

7.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Here:

7.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.08 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.1%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Sweetwater County:

28.7%
Wyoming:

24.4%

8.27% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,119 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.27%
Wyoming average:

8.02%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Uinta County, WY  0.37% ($45,032 average AGI)
from Salt Lake County, UT  0.34% ($36,759)
from Albany County, WY  0.24% ($30,925)


8.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,008 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.15%
Wyoming average:

8.16%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Salt Lake County, UT  0.41% ($33,943 average AGI)
to Natrona County, WY  0.30% ($42,720)
to Laramie County, WY  0.24% ($51,225)

Strongest AM radio stations in Arrowhead Springs:

  • KRKK (1360 AM; 5 kW; ROCK SPRINGS, WY; Owner: BIG THICKET B/CING CO. OF WY, INC.)
  • KUGR (1490 AM; 1 kW; GREEN RIVER, WY; Owner: WAGONWHEEL COMMUNICATION CORP.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KVEL (920 AM; 5 kW; VERNAL, UT; Owner: ASHLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMER (950 AM; 5 kW; KEMMERER, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Arrowhead Springs:

  • KSIT (104.5 FM; ROCK SPRINGS, WY; Owner: BIG TICKET BROADCASTING COMPANY OF W)
  • KQSW (96.5 FM; ROCK SPRINGS, WY; Owner: BIG THICKET BROADCASTING CO OF WY)
  • KUWZ (90.5 FM; ROCK SPRINGS, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)
  • KYCS (95.1 FM; ROCK SPRINGS, WY; Owner: FAITH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KFRZ (92.1 FM; GREEN RIVER, WY; Owner: WAGONWHEEL COMMUNICATIONS CORP)
  • K299AG (107.7 FM; ROCK SPRINGS, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS)
  • K204EC (88.7 FM; ROCK SPRINGS, WY; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Arrowhead Springs:

  • KGWR-TV (Channel 13; ROCK SPRINGS, WY; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF CASPER, LLC)
  • K25EE (Channel 25; MOUNTAIN VIEW, ETC., UT; Owner: DAGGETT COUNTY TELEVISION DEPT.)
  • K35CN (Channel 35; GREEN RIVER, WY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K22BK (Channel 22; ROCK SPRINGS, ETC., WY; Owner: CENTRAL WYOMING COLLEGE)
  • K26DK (Channel 26; ROCK SPRINGS, WY; Owner: LARRY H. MILLER COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Other fuel (56%)
  • Utility gas (40%)

Arrowhead Springs compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
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