Atlantic City, Wyoming

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Population in 2010: 37. Population change since 2000: -5.1%
Males: 22  (60.0%)
Females: 15  (40.0%)
Median resident age:  58.8 years
Wyoming median age:  42.3 years

Zip code: 82520

Estimated median household income in 2012: $13,074 (it was $21,094 in 2000)
Atlantic City:

$13,074
WY:

$54,901
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $24,349 (it was $15,756 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $70,529 (it was $29,100 in 2000)
Atlantic City:

$70,529
WY:

$187,400
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $85,939; Detached houses: $85,939
Atlantic City races chart
  • White alone - 35 (94.6%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (2.7%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (2.7%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Atlantic City: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Norwegian (26.2%), Polish (14.8%), English (13.1%), German (13.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 7684 feet

Land area: 21.1 square miles.

Population density: 1.8 people per square mile   (very low).

Atlantic City, Wyoming map

For population 25 years and over in Atlantic City:

  • High school or higher: 101.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 58.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 87.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Atlantic City CDP:

  • Never married: 20.6%
  • Now married: 79.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $394 (0.6%)

Atlantic City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (181.2 miles , pop. 50,730).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (265.4 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (646.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Lander, WY (4.8 miles ), Boulder Flats, WY (5.4 miles ), Hudson, WY (5.4 miles ), Ethete, WY (6.0 miles ), Fort Washakie, WY (6.0 miles ), Arapahoe, WY (6.0 miles ), Riverton, WY (6.4 miles ), Sweetwater, WY (6.4 miles ).

Latitude: 42.50 N, Longitude: 108.72 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

Atlantic City household income distribution Atlantic City home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.5%
Wyoming:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Utilities (53%)
  • Educational services (47%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Public administration (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)

Average climate in Atlantic City, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Atlantic City, Wyoming average temperatures Atlantic City, Wyoming average precipitation Atlantic City, Wyoming humidity Atlantic City, Wyoming wind speed Atlantic City, Wyoming snowfall Atlantic City, Wyoming sunshine Atlantic City, Wyoming clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Atlantic City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wyoming state average. It is 140% 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 173.0 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 278.3 miles away from Atlantic City center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
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 195.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML) earthquake occurred 181.4 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 115.9 miles away from Atlantic City center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 475.1 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 Fremont County (1) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Atlantic City:

  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 68 miles; Rock Springs, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,086)
  • Casper College (about 124 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Utah State University (about 168 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 180 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 180 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • Sheridan College (about 181 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • University of Wyoming (about 182 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)

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Notable locations in Atlantic City: Custom Mill (A), Fort Stambaugh Historical (B), Fremont County Fire Protection District Atlantic City Fire Department (C), Fremont County Fire Protection District Battalion 9 Atlantic City (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Little Beaver Creek (A), Slate Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Fremont 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 2012 was 66.8. This is about average.

City:

66.8
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.802. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.802
U.S.:

6.575

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 0.0537. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0537
U.S.:

1.9290

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 46.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

46.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.22. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.22
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Atlantic City and their reported violations in the past:

MINERS GRUBSTAKE, LLC (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
HUDSON GAS, GRILL & GOODS (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Notification, State - In JUL-12-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-29-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-29-2011), Fed FAO issued (AUG-22-2011)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 44.4%
Average household size:
This place:  1.6 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  52.2%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  0.0%
Whole state:  7.1%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Atlantic City compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above 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 significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

Atlantic City travel time to work - commute Atlantic City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (67%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (30%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Atlantic City CDP (based on Fremont County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.07%
Here: 42.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist Church
Adherents27.2%18.4%9.6%8.1%7.8%
Congregations13.5%13.5%9.5%6.8%4.1%
NameEpiscopal ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAssemblies of GodChurch of the NazareneOther
Adherents6.8%4.3%3.2%2.3%12.4%
Congregations10.8%2.7%6.8%5.4%27.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Fremont County:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

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

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Fremont County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Fremont County:

3.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 36
Here:

9.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Fremont County:

26.0%
Wyoming:

24.4%

6.15% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,415 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.15%
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 Natrona County, WY  0.32% ($40,188 average AGI)
from Albany County, WY  0.28% ($30,512)
from Carbon County, WY  0.18% ($34,889)


6.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,172 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.09%
Wyoming average:

8.16%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($525 average AGI)
Fremont County:

0.07%
Wyoming average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Natrona County, WY  0.54% ($35,543 average AGI)
to Sweetwater County, WY  0.24% ($43,417)
to Albany County, WY  0.19% ($31,214)

Strongest AM radio stations in Atlantic City:

  • KOVE (1330 AM; 5 kW; LANDER, WY; Owner: FREMONT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • KRKK (1360 AM; 5 kW; ROCK SPRINGS, WY; Owner: BIG THICKET B/CING CO. OF WY, INC.)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Atlantic City:

  • KCWC-FM (88.1 FM; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: CENTRAL WYOMING COLLEGE)
  • K276DV (103.1 FM; EDEN, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS)
  • KTAK (93.9 FM; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: EDWARDS COMMUNICATIONS, LC)
  • KTRZ (93.1 FM; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)
  • KDLY (97.5 FM; LANDER, WY; Owner: FREMONT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K244DP (96.7 FM; LANDER, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Atlantic City:

  • KCWC-TV (Channel 4; LANDER, WY; Owner: CENTRAL WYOMING COLLEGE)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: AB7UQ
    Grant Date: 05/29/1998, Expiration Date: 01/18/2006, Cancellation Date: 01/19/2008
    Registrant: Thomas C Weber, 100 Atlantic City Rd, Atlantic City, WY 82520

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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