Boulder Flats, Wyoming

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Population in 2010: 408. Population change since 2000: +7.1%
Males: 187  (46.0%)
Females: 221  (54.0%)
Median resident age:  34.7 years
Wyoming median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 82514.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $59,484 (it was $33,542 in 2000)
Boulder Flats:

$59,484
WY:

$59,882

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,138 (it was $13,888 in 2000)

Boulder Flats CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $162,863 (it was $83,100 in 2000)
Boulder Flats:

$162,863
WY:

$209,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $193,715; Detached houses: $232,398; Mobile homes: $74,019

Median gross rent in 2016: $977.

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  • Races in Boulder Flats, WY (2010)

    Boulder Flats races chart
    • 28670.1%American Indian alone
    • 8621.1%White alone
    • 174.2%Hispanic
    • 163.9%Two or more races
    • 20.5%Other race alone
    • 10.2%Black alone

Races in Boulder Flats detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Boulder Flats: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (3.7%), American (3.0%), English (1.3%), French (1.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 18.2 square miles.

Population density: 22 people per square mile   (very low).

Boulder Flats, Wyoming map

For population 25 years and over in Boulder Flats:

  • High school or higher: 86.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Boulder Flats CDP:

  • Never married: 36.8%
  • Now married: 38.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 16.8%

4 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.0%
Wyoming:

2.3%

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

Boulder Flats CDP:  0.6% ($488)
Wyoming:  0.7% ($627)
Boulder Flats satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (167.9 miles , pop. 50,730).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (288.2 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (672.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Lander, WY (2.5 miles ), Ethete, WY (2.8 miles ), Fort Washakie, WY (2.9 miles ), Hudson, WY (3.3 miles ), Johnstown, WY (4.0 miles ), Wind River, WY (4.3 miles ), Arapahoe, WY (4.3 miles ), Riverton, WY (4.7 miles ).

Latitude: 42.91 N, Longitude: 108.80 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

Boulder Flats household income distribution Boulder Flats home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.5%
Wyoming:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (28%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (10%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (23%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Boulder Flats: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Boulder Flats, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Boulder Flats-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wyoming state average. It is 138% 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 147.4 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 263.7 miles away from Boulder Flats center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 155.7 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) earthquake occurred 197.5 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 110.2 miles away from Boulder Flats center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 478.9 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 (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Boulder Flats topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Boulder Flats:

  • LANDER VALLEY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; LANDER, WY)
  • NORTH CENTER - WSTS (Hospital, about 7 miles away; LANDER, WY)
  • WESTWARD HEIGHTS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LANDER, WY)
  • PSYCHIATRIC INSTITUTE OF WYOMING,THE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; LANDER, WY)
  • LANDER REGIONAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; LANDER, WY)
  • WIND RIVER DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; FORT WASHAKIE, WY)
  • MORNING STAR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; FORT WASHAKIE, WY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Boulder Flats:

  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 94 miles; Rock Springs, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,086)
  • Casper College (about 126 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Sheridan College (about 159 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 163 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Utah State University (about 175 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • Idaho State University (about 184 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 198 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)

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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 2013 was 38.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

38.7
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 0.870. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.870
U.S.:

1.912

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.20. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.20
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 8.0%
(71.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.9% for American Indian residents, 11.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.1 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  76.2%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.9%
Whole state:  7.1%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Wyoming average:

9.5

Boulder Flats travel time to work - commute Boulder Flats mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Boulder Flats CDP (based on Fremont County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,26950
Other3,65812
Catholic3,04710
Mainline Protestant2,21916
None26,930-
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: 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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.9%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.4%
Wyoming:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Boulder Flats:

29.8
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.0%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Boulder Flats:

12.4%
State:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
Wyoming:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.9%
Wyoming:

34.9%

General health condition:
Boulder Flats:

53.8%
Wyoming:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Boulder Flats:

80.4%
Wyoming:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Boulder Flats, WY Residents

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 Boulder Flats:

  • 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.)
  • KVOW (1450 AM; 1 kW; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: EDWARDS COMMUNICATIONS, LC)
  • 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.)
  • KZMQ (1140 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREYBULL, WY; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WYOMING LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Boulder Flats:

  • KDLY (97.5 FM; LANDER, WY; Owner: FREMONT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K244DP (96.7 FM; LANDER, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • KCWC-FM (88.1 FM; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: CENTRAL WYOMING COLLEGE)
  • K276DV (103.1 FM; EDEN, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS)
  • KDNO (101.7 FM; THERMOPOLIS, WY; Owner: CARJIM, LLC)
  • KWRR (89.5 FM; ETHETE, WY; Owner: BUSINESS COUNCIL OF THE NORTHERN ARAPAHO TRIBE)
  • KWYW (99.1 FM; LOST CABIN, WY; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)
  • KTAK (93.9 FM; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: EDWARDS COMMUNICATIONS, LC)
  • KTRZ (93.1 FM; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)
  • K220GP (91.9 FM; LANDER, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)
  • K237CP (95.3 FM; LANDER, WY; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)

TV broadcast stations around Boulder Flats:

  • KGWL-TV (Channel 5; LANDER, WY; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF CASPER, LLC)
  • K22CI (Channel 22; LANDER, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHANNEL 2, INC.)
  • K12HM (Channel 12; LANDER, WY; Owner: LANDER VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (48%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Wood (25%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Boulder Flats compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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