Cora, Wyoming

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Population in 2010: 142. Population change since 2000: +86.8%
Males: 76  (53.9%)
Females: 66  (46.1%)
Median resident age:  62.1 years
Wyoming median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 82925, 82941.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $78,838 (it was $40,000 in 2000)
Cora:

$78,838
WY:

$59,882

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $31,364 (it was $20,831 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $434,157 (it was $178,100 in 2000)
Cora:

$434,157
WY:

$209,500
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  • Races in Cora, WY (2010)

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    • 13293.0%White alone
    • 96.3%Hispanic
    • 10.7%Asian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cora: 90.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Lithuanian (91.7%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 7341 feet

Land area: 5.39 square miles.

Population density: 26 people per square mile   (very low).

Cora, Wyoming map

For population 25 years and over in Cora:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cora CDP:

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

3 residents are foreign born (3.9% Europe).

This place:

3.9%
Wyoming:

2.3%

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

Cora CDP:  0.4% ($780)
Wyoming:  0.7% ($627)

Cora satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (109.8 miles , pop. 50,730).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (335.1 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (661.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Daniel, WY (2.8 miles) , Pinedale, WY (2.9 miles ), Boulder, WY (4.4 miles) , Bondurant, WY (5.1 miles) , Marbleton, WY (5.3 miles ), Big Piney, WY (5.4 miles ), Dubois, WY (6.6 miles ), Crowheart, WY (6.8 miles) .

Latitude: 42.95 N, Longitude: 109.98 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

Cora household income distribution Cora home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.1%
Wyoming:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Average climate in Cora, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Earthquake activity:

Cora-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wyoming state average. It is 181% 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 116.4 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 206.7 miles away from Cora 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 423.4 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 142.9 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 51.3 miles away from Cora 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 124.7 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 Sublette County (1) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Cora:

  • HOME TOWN HOSPICE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; PINEDALE, WY)
  • SUBLETTE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PINEDALE, WY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cora:

  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 102 miles; Rock Springs, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,086)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 109 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Idaho State University (about 125 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • Utah State University (about 126 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • Weber State University (about 159 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 17,655)
  • University of Utah (about 180 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)
  • Latter-day Saints Business College (about 181 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,059)

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Reservoir: Sunset Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Green River Guest Ranch (Tours & Charters; Po Box 176).

Sublette 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 60.5. This is better than average.

City:

60.5
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.590. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.590
U.S.:

6.399

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 38.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

38.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.57. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.57
U.S.:

19.96

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 2.90. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.90
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  64.4%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.8%
Whole state:  7.1%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

0.0
Wyoming average:

9.5

Cora travel time to work - commute Cora mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Cora CDP (based on Sublette County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other1,4083
Catholic8442
Evangelical Protestant7349
Mainline Protestant4204
None6,841-
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: 2
Sublette County:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Sublette County:

1.26 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Sublette County:

8.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

16.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.6%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Sublette County:

23.7%
Wyoming:

24.4%

10.00% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($58,578 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.00%
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 Sweetwater County, WY  0.61% ($68,238 average AGI)
from Lincoln County, WY  0.47% ($68,750)
from Bonneville County, ID  0.32% ($59,182)


12.07% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($53,689 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.07%
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 Sweetwater County, WY  1.02% ($48,861 average AGI)
to Natrona County, WY  0.51% ($82,278)
to Ward County, ND  0.40% ($72,571)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cora:

  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRSV (1210 AM; 5 kW; AFTON, WY; Owner: WESTERN WYOMING RADIO, INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KOVE (1330 AM; 5 kW; LANDER, WY; Owner: FREMONT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBRV (790 AM; 5 kW; SODA SPRINGS, ID; Owner: CARIBOU BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMER (950 AM; 5 kW; KEMMERER, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KID (590 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cora:

  • K257DP (99.3 FM; PINEDALE, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS)
  • KUWX (90.9 FM; PINEDALE, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)
  • KPIN (101.1 FM; PINEDALE, WY; Owner: ROBERT R. RULE D/B/A RULE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • K275AB (102.9 FM; FREEDOM, WY; Owner: LOWER STAR VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION)
  • K217BP (91.3 FM; DUBOIS, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)
  • K296AT (107.1 FM; LA BARGE, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Cora:

  • K14IL (Channel 14; PINEDALE, ETC., WY; Owner: SUBLETTE COUNTY)
  • K16CS (Channel 16; PINEDALE, ETC., WY; Owner: SUBLETTE COUNTY)
  • K59BV (Channel 59; LAVA HOT SPRINGS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • K05DK (Channel 5; CORA, ETC., WY; Owner: CORA PEAK TV ASSN.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 2,528Total average daily traffic
  • 227Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Cora Butte, 2.3 Miles Sw Of Cora (Lat: 42.918694 Lon: -110.016750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 25.6 m, Call Sign: WQEM979
    Assigned Frequencies: 11132.5 MHzGrant Date: 02/26/2016, Expiration Date: 03/08/2026, Certifier: Alan S HinmanRegistrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: N7ATV, Licensee ID: L00480592, Grant Date: 03/12/2002, Expiration Date: 12/10/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/11/2013, Registrant: Woodrow M Wilson, Cora, WY 82941

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CANADIAN LIGHT ACFT SALES &SVC BUSHCADDY SPORT ELSA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 199SK , Serial Number: BCLSA-126K, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 03/04/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Todd C Stearns, 3926 Green River Lake Rd, Cora, WY 82925
  • Aircraft: AVIAT AIRCRAFT INC A-1C-200 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-360-A1D6 (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 66WY , Serial Number: 3116, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 01/03/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Kirby L Hedrick, Po Box 105, Cora, WY 82925
  • Aircraft: BEECHCRAFT CORP G36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550-B (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6WY , Serial Number: E-4029, Year manufactured: 2014, Airworthiness Date: 04/03/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Kirby L Hedrick, Po Box 105, Cora, WY 82925
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 71292 , Serial Number: 18259565, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 01/25/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Jamie Burgess, Po Box 33, Cora, WY 82925
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 82236 , Serial Number: 18-7909079, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 06/11/1985
    Registrant (Partnership): Fred M Holden, Po Box 322, Cora, WY 82925, Other Owners: Kirby L Hedrick
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-38-112 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 183 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 91319 , Serial Number: 38-81A0147, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 07/01/1981
    Registrant (Individual): Roy A Kirk, Po Box 311, Cora, WY 82925

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (44%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (38%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Solar energy (9%)

Cora compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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