Douglas, Wyoming

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Population in 2017: 6,350 (96% urban, 4% rural).
Population change since 2000: +20.1%
Males: 3,126  (49.2%)
Females: 3,224  (50.8%)
Median resident age:

42.1 years
Wyoming median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 82633.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $58,922 (it was $36,944 in 2000)
Douglas:

$58,922
WY:

$60,434

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,462 (it was $17,634 in 2000)

Douglas city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $185,258 (it was $79,100 in 2000)
Douglas:

$185,258
WY:

$214,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $189,684; detached houses: $216,127; townhouses or other attached units: $127,370; in 2-unit structures: $83,611; mobile homes: $34,698

Median gross rent in 2017: $710.

March 2019 cost of living index in Douglas: 84.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.2%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 15.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Douglas, WY (2010)
    • 5,50489.9%White alone
    • 4637.6%Hispanic
    • 771.3%Two or more races
    • 420.7%American Indian alone
    • 180.3%Black alone
    • 120.2%Asian alone
    • 40.07%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Wyoming and other state lists, there were 51 registered sex offenders living in Douglas, Wyoming as of June 01, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Douglas is 128 to 1.


Crime rates in Douglas by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.7)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(18.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(35.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(46.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(32.4)
1
(15.8)
3
(45.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(45.4)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(17.6)
1
(17.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
10
(181.2)
14
(248.1)
12
(210.9)
5
(87.4)
11
(181.8)
14
(216.5)
10
(162.1)
13
(210.6)
15
(236.8)
24
(365.8)
46
(707.4)
39
(589.4)
15
(226.8)
10
(156.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
23
(416.7)
22
(389.8)
20
(351.4)
22
(384.5)
18
(297.6)
15
(231.9)
14
(226.9)
17
(275.4)
21
(331.5)
25
(381.0)
14
(215.3)
22
(332.5)
12
(181.4)
5
(78.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
114
(2,066)
133
(2,356)
157
(2,759)
187
(3,268)
151
(2,496)
158
(2,443)
233
(3,777)
228
(3,694)
176
(2,778)
167
(2,545)
136
(2,091)
91
(1,375)
85
(1,285)
63
(986.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
6
(108.7)
4
(70.9)
1
(17.6)
2
(35.0)
6
(99.2)
10
(154.6)
4
(64.8)
10
(162.0)
4
(63.1)
8
(121.9)
6
(92.3)
5
(75.6)
2
(30.2)
5
(78.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(18.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(35.0)
2
(33.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.2)
1
(15.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.1)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)171.2176.8211.9183.2165.0206.7237.0248.1199.4248.0247.6206.7148.1113.8

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City-data.com crime index in Douglas, WY

Crime rate in Douglas detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 19 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.66
Wyoming average:

2.53
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Ancestries: American (18.0%), German (17.0%), Irish (5.3%), English (4.8%), European (2.9%), Swedish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4830 feet

Land area: 5.11 square miles.

Population density: 1,243 people per square mile   (low).

Douglas, Wyoming map

283 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 1.0% Europe).

This city:

4.4%
Wyoming:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,381 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $909 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (115.4 miles , pop. 53,011).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (200.3 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (734.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Orin, WY (3.5 miles),
Lost Springs, WY (4.8 miles),
Esterbrook, WY (4.9 miles),
Glendo, WY (5.0 miles ),
Glenrock, WY (5.0 miles ),
Rolling Hills, WY (5.0 miles ),
Meadow Acres, WY (6.0 miles),
Manville, WY (6.2 miles)

Latitude: 42.76 N, Longitude: 105.38 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Jackalope Capital of the World

Daytime population change due to commuting: +262 (+4.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,243 (67.8%)

Area code: 307

Distribution of median household income in Douglas, WY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Douglas, WY in 2017
Douglas satellite photo by USGS

Douglas tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Wyoming:

3.8%
Historical population in Douglas, WY
Historical housing units in Douglas, WY
Most common industries in Douglas, WY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (16.3%)
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Health care (8.9%)
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Rail transportation (5.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (26.6%)
  • Construction (13.3%)
  • Rail transportation (9.7%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (5.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.9%)
  • Educational services (14.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.2%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Douglas, WY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.0%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (4.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.4%)
  • Extraction workers (4.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Rail and water transportation workers (8.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.9%)
  • Extraction workers (6.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.5%)
  • Cashiers (6.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.9%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.8%)

Average climate in Douglas, Wyoming

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Douglas, Wyoming environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 52.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.0410. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0410
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.04. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.04
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 38.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

38.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 4.54. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.54
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Douglas-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Wyoming state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/5/1982, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 13.5 miles away from the Douglas city center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1984, a category F2 tornado 40.0 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Douglas-area historical earthquake activity is below Wyoming state average. It is 34% 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 291.9 miles away from Douglas center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 26.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 432.5 miles away from Douglas 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 298.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 105.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 106.2 miles away from Douglas 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 Converse County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Douglas topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Douglas:

  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF CONVERSE COUNTY (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 111 SOUTH 5TH STREET)
  • NORTH PLATTE HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE, AN AMEDISYS (130 N ASH STREET, SUITE 201)
  • DOUGLAS CARE CENTER LLC (1108 BIRCH STREET)

Airports located in Douglas:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Douglas:

  • Casper College (about 49 miles; Casper, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,770)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 99 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • University of Wyoming (about 101 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 119 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Chadron State College (about 121 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • Black Hills State University (about 143 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 143 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)

Public high school in Douglas:

Public elementary/middle schools in Douglas:

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Library in Douglas:

  • CONVERSE COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $683,367; Location: 300 WALNUT; 56,206 books; 5,947 audio materials; 3,108 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 39 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 155 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Douglas: Douglas Fire Department (A), Converse County Ambulance (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Douglas Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Runden Number 1 Reservoir (A), Busch Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Antelope Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Wyoming State - Fort Fetterman State Historical Site (Museums; 752 State Highway 93), Puttin A Round (Amusement & Theme Parks; 119 South 2nd Street).

Hotels: Plains Motel & Gift Shop (628 East Richards Street), Alpine Inn (2310 East Richards Street), Hotel Higgins (416 Birch Street), Chutes Eatery & Saloon (I 25 & W Douglas), Four Winds Motel (615 East Richards Street), Super 8 Douglas WY (314 Russell Avenue), Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (900 Yellowstone Highway), Powderhorn Ranch (2345 Cold Springs Road), Super 8 Motel (314 North Russell Avenue).

Courts: Converse County Government - Clerk Of Court (107 North 5th), Converse County Government - Court Reporter- McKee Robert (107 North 5th), Converse County Government - Circuit Court (107 North 5th), Converse County Government - District Court Judge- Barton R Voigt (107 North 5th).

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

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

RIDGEWATER IMPROVEMENT DISTR. (Population served: 400, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-01-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-22-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2011)
UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Consult with State - In SEP-19-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-25-2014)
BROKEN WHEEL TRUCK STOP (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
DOUGLAS KOA CAMPGROUND/PINE MEADOWS MHP (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-08-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In DEC-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-02-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-30-2008), St Public Notif received (FEB-02-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-16-2009)
FAIRWAY ESTATES (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (MAY-05-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (MAY-05-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (MAY-05-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (MAY-05-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from NOV-12-2010 to JUN-10-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (MAY-05-2008)
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 7 regular monitoring violations
ORIN JCT TRUCK STOP & CAJUN RESTAURANT (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-10-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
FORT FETTERMAN STATE HIST SITE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
PROGRESS RAIL SERVICES (Population served: 41, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Douglas that have no violations reported:

  • DOUGLAS, TOWN OF (Population served: 6,120, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • SUNDANCE MEADOWS SPECIAL IMP DIST (SMSID (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Wyoming:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.4%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.2%
Whole state:

7.1%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in Douglas in 2010:

  • 42 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 30 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 7 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Douglas in 2000:

  • 51 people in nursing homes
  • 32 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 5 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Douglas (2011 data):

  • Points West Community Bank: Douglas Branch at 1632 East Richards, branch established on 2001/04/09. Info updated 2011/05/17: Bank assets: $318.8 mil, Deposits: $273.3 mil, headquarters in Sidney, NE, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: First Nebraska Bancs, Inc.
  • The Converse County Bank: at 332 Walnut Street, branch established on 1918/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $374.3 mil, Deposits: $340.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Converse County Capital Corporation
  • Bank of the West: Douglas Branch at 240 South 4th Street, branch established on 1980/02/15. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas

For population 15 years and over in Douglas:

Marital status in Douglas, WY
  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 53.8%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 15.7%

For population 25 years and over in Douglas:

  • High school or higher: 89.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Wyoming average:

9.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Douglas
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Douglas, WY (based on Converse County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,18914
Catholic1,0442
Mainline Protestant9116
Other7263
None9,963-
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: 4
This county:

3.11 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Here:

1.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.44 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Converse County:

9.32 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

10.08 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.3%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Converse County:

26.7%
Wyoming:

24.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.7%
Wyoming:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.7%
Wyoming:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.2%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Douglas:

10.3%
Wyoming:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Douglas:

6.8
Wyoming:

6.8

Overweight people:
Douglas:

34.3%
Wyoming:

34.9%

General health condition:
Douglas:

56.2%
Wyoming:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.7%
Wyoming:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Douglas, WY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 20$103,203$61,9220$0
Other and Unallocable 13$59,757$55,1600$0
Police - Other 8$28,965$43,4481$100
Parks and Recreation 8$26,202$39,30319$9,437
Water Supply 7$30,991$53,1270$0
Streets and Highways 7$25,365$43,4830$0
Solid Waste Management 7$26,177$44,8752$4,037
Sewerage 5$20,978$50,3470$0
Financial Administration 4$16,702$50,1060$0
Other Government Administration 3$20,042$80,1680$0
Totals for Government 82$358,382$52,44622$13,574

Douglas government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $1,359,000 ($214.02)
    Water Utilities: $1,073,000 ($168.98)
    Regular Highways: $534,000 ($84.09)
    Sewerage: $487,000 ($76.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $472,000 ($74.33)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,306,000 ($363.15)
    Police Protection: $2,197,000 ($345.98)
    Solid Waste Management: $796,000 ($125.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $782,000 ($123.15)
    Water Utilities: $720,000 ($113.39)
    Financial Administration: $541,000 ($85.20)
    Sewerage: $537,000 ($84.57)
    Regular Highways: $511,000 ($80.47)
    Central Staff Services: $508,000 ($80.00)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $402,000 ($63.31)
    Local Fire Protection: $326,000 ($51.34)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $256,000 ($40.31)
    Health - Other: $192,000 ($30.24)
    General Public Buildings: $176,000 ($27.72)
    Public Welfare - Other: $129,000 ($20.31)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $95,000 ($14.96)
    Housing and Community Development: $15,000 ($2.36)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $289,000 ($45.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $226,000 ($35.59)
    Central Staff Services: $187,000 ($29.45)
    Police Protection: $120,000 ($18.90)
    Water Utilities: $109,000 ($17.17)
    Sewerage: $44,000 ($6.93)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $2,000 ($0.31)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,251,000 ($669.45)

Douglas government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,399,000 ($220.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,095,000 ($172.44)
    Other: $49,000 ($7.72)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $17,000 ($2.68)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000 ($2.20)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $511,000 ($80.47)
    Other: $4,000 ($0.63)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,423,000 ($539.06)
    Other: $91,000 ($14.33)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $581,000 ($91.50)
    Interest Earnings: $189,000 ($29.76)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,371,000 ($373.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,761,000 ($749.76)
    Other: $662,000 ($104.25)
    Highways: $221,000 ($34.80)
  • Tax - Property: $602,000 ($94.80)
    Public Utilities Sales: $292,000 ($45.98)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $38,000 ($5.98)
    Other License: $17,000 ($2.68)

Douglas government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,000 ($1.10)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,000 ($0.63)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,000 ($0.47)

Douglas government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,973,000 ($2515.43)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $32,275,000 ($5082.68)

9.39% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,304 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.39%
Wyoming average:

7.86%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Natrona County, WY  1.96% ($44,727 average AGI)
to Campbell County, WY  0.48% ($52,148)
to Laramie County, WY  0.41% ($58,913)
Businesses in Douglas, WY
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Motel 61
FedEx3Pizza Hut1
Ford1RadioShack1
H&R Block1Safeway1
Holiday Inn1Super 81
KFC1U-Haul1
Kroger1UPS2
La-Z-Boy1Village Inn1
MasterBrand Cabinets1Vons1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Douglas:

  • KKTY (1470 AM; 1 kW; DOUGLAS, WY; Owner: DOUGLAS 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)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KGAB (650 AM; 9 kW; ORCHARD VALLEY, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKHI (1210 AM; 10 kW; LARAMIE, WY; Owner: LARAMIE MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Douglas:

  • KFCB-LP (105.1 FM; DOUGLAS, WY; Owner: DOUGLAS BAPTIST CHURCH, INC.)
  • KDUW (91.7 FM; DOUGLAS, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)
  • KKTY-FM (99.3 FM; DOUGLAS, WY; Owner: DOUGLAS BROADCASTING)
  • KYOD (100.1 FM; GLENDO, WY; Owner: CANNED HAM COMMUNCATIONS, LLC)
  • K219CA (91.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KWYY (95.5 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KCSP-FM (90.3 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL B/CTERS, INC.)
  • KASS (106.9 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: MOUNT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KRVK (107.9 FM; MIDWEST, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, INC.)
  • KHOC (102.5 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: MOUNT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KQLT (103.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: MOUNT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KMLD (94.5 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: MT. RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTRS-FM (104.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KUWC (91.3 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)
  • K209CS (89.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • KMGW (96.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Douglas:

  • K11RN (Channel 11; DOUGLAS, WY; Owner: FIRST NATIONAL ENTERTAINMENT CORP.)
Douglas fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Douglas fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 38Number of bridges
  • 525ft / 160mTotal length
  • $6,256,000Total costs
  • 122,625Total average daily traffic
  • 20,560Total average daily truck traffic
  • 119,139Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Douglas, WY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 291960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Douglas, WY
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Douglas)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 185 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Douglas, WY)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 99 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Douglas)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Douglas)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 51 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 59. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 125 took place in 2005, and the least - 0 in 2012. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Douglas, WY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (59.6%), and Other (16.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Douglas, WY
    • 59859.6%Outside Fires
    • 16916.8%Other
    • 11811.8%Structure Fires
    • 11811.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Douglas, WY

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Douglas, Wyoming:

  • Super 8 Motel, 314 Russell Ave, Douglas, Wyoming 82633 , Phone: (307) 358-6800
  • Morton Mansion Bed & Breakfast, 425 E Center St, Douglas, Wyoming 82633 , Phone: (307) 358-2129, Fax: (307) 358-6590
  • Sleep Inn & Suites, 508 Cortez Dr, Douglas, Wyoming 82633 , Phone: (307) 358-2777, Fax: (307) 358-2778
  • Oak Tree Inn, 3522 N Hwy 59, Douglas, Wyoming 82633 , Phone: (307) 358-0808, Fax: (307) 358-2020
  • Hampton Inn and Suites by Hilton Douglas Wy, 1730 Muirfield Ct, Douglas, Wyoming 82633 , Phone: (307) 358-0707, Fax: (307) 358-0999
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Douglas, Wyoming
Most common first names in Douglas, WY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5375.2 years
William3871.4 years
Mary3677.4 years
James3368.6 years
George3075.9 years
Robert2571.8 years
Margaret2078.0 years
Ruth2084.1 years
Helen2078.6 years
Dorothy1978.6 years
Most common last names in Douglas, WY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2182.0 years
Smith1578.8 years
Taylor1577.5 years
Jones1282.9 years
Anderson1181.4 years
Alexander1172.4 years
Miller1074.6 years
Williams1080.5 years
Spracklen974.2 years
George865.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Douglas, WY
  • 75.8%Utility gas
  • 17.6%Electricity
  • 2.8%Wood
  • 2.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Douglas, WY
  • 71.0%Utility gas
  • 27.5%Electricity
  • 1.5%No fuel used


Douglas compared to Wyoming state average:

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

Douglas on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: transportation occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: construction and extraction occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most full-time park and recreation workers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
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