Edgerton, Wyoming

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Population in 2014: 199 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +17.8%
Males: 108  (54.7%)
Females: 91  (45.3%)
Median resident age:  30.4 years
Wyoming median age:  36.6 years

Zip code: 82635

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,106 (it was $28,750 in 2000)
Edgerton:

$42,106
WY:

$58,752

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,829 (it was $14,332 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $60,880 (it was $32,800 in 2000)
Edgerton:

$60,880
WY:

$195,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $60,419; Detached houses: $84,266; Mobile homes: $28,780

Median gross rent in 2013: $536.

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    • 17489.2%White alone
    • 115.6%Hispanic
    • 84.1%Two or more races
    • 10.5%Black alone
    • 10.5%American Indian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Edgerton: 77.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (15.6%), English (13.2%), United States (12.7%), Swedish (6.9%), Irish (4.1%), Scotch-Irish (3.7%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4920 feet

Land area: 0.26 square miles.

Population density: 772 people per square mile   (low).

Edgerton, Wyoming map

For population 25 years and over in Edgerton:

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Edgerton town:

  • Never married: 28.6%
  • Now married: 53.9%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $330 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $198 (0.3%)

Edgerton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (157.8 miles , pop. 59,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (253.2 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (752.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Midwest, WY (1.2 miles ), Antelope Hills, WY (4.8 miles) , Kaycee, WY (5.3 miles ), Homa Hills, WY (5.5 miles ), Bar Nunn, WY (5.9 miles ), Hartrandt, WY (6.0 miles ), Brookhurst, WY (6.2 miles) , Evansville, WY (6.2 miles ).

Latitude: 43.41 N, Longitude: 106.25 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

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

4.4%
Wyoming:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (22%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (20%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Educational services (42%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (27%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (27%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Transportation occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

Average climate in Edgerton, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Edgerton-area historical tornado activity is near Wyoming state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/11/1962, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the Edgerton town center injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 6/18/1987, a category F2 tornado 25.3 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Edgerton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Wyoming state average. It is 50% 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 233.2 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 380.0 miles away from Edgerton center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 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 78.5 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, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 239.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 58.7 miles away from Edgerton center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 58.4 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 Natrona County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Edgerton topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Edgerton:

  • Casper College (about 41 miles; Casper, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,770)
  • Sheridan College (about 100 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Black Hills State University (about 141 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 148 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • University of Wyoming (about 150 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 159 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Chadron State College (about 169 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)

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Notable location: Edgerton Emergency Services (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Teapot Motor Lodge (727 Highway 387).

Natrona County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 37.0%
(14.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 96.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  53.3%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.2%
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:

7.9
Wyoming average:

9.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Edgerton town (based on Natrona County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,30646
Catholic7,8243
Mainline Protestant5,26616
Other5,02613
Orthodox2351
Black Protestant1231
None47,670-
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: 9
Natrona County:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Natrona County:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Natrona County:

4.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 55
Here:

7.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Natrona County:

25.0%
Wyoming:

24.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.4%
Wyoming:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.1%
Wyoming:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Wyoming:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Edgerton:

28.1%
Wyoming:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Edgerton:

6.5%
Wyoming:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Edgerton:

6.8
Wyoming:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.4%
Wyoming:

34.9%

General health condition:
Here:

53.5%
Wyoming:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Edgerton:

75.4%
State:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Edgerton, WY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$1,700$20,4000$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 4$214
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$200
Streets and Highways 1$2,152$25,8240$0
Totals for Government 2$3,852$23,1125$414

Edgerton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $139,000 ($698.49)
    Central Staff Services: $61,000 ($306.53)
    Water Utilities: $40,000 ($201.01)
    Regular Highways: $37,000 ($185.93)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($45.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($35.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($10.05)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($10.05)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($5.03)
    Welfare - Other: $1,000 ($5.03)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($5.03)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($5.03)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($20.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $48,000 ($241.21)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($55.28)

Edgerton government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($95.48)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($30.15)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $34,000 ($170.85)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($20.10)
    General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($20.10)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $49,000 ($246.23)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $222,000 ($1115.58)
    All Other: $10,000 ($50.25)
    Highways: $4,000 ($20.10)
  • Tax - NEC: $4,000 ($20.10)
    Public Utilities: $3,000 ($15.08)
    Property: $2,000 ($10.05)

Edgerton government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $161,000 ($809.05)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $67,000 ($336.68)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $158,000 ($793.97)
    Other, NEC: $21,000 ($105.53)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $46,000 ($231.16)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($15.08)

Edgerton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $291,000 ($1462.31)

7.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,948 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.02%
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 Converse County, WY  0.42% ($34,119 average AGI)
from Fremont County, WY  0.27% ($35,543)
from Albany County, WY  0.27% ($31,679)


6.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,589 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.49%
Wyoming average:

8.16%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($229 average AGI)
Natrona County:

0.04%
Wyoming average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Converse County, WY  0.29% ($37,284 average AGI)
to Albany County, WY  0.26% ($18,759)
to Laramie County, WY  0.22% ($44,833)

Strongest AM radio stations in Edgerton:

  • 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)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, 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.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KIML (1270 AM; 5 kW; GILLETTE, WY; Owner: GILLETTE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KZMQ (1140 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREYBULL, WY; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WYOMING LLC)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KROE (930 AM; 5 kW; SHERIDAN, WY; Owner: LOVCOM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Edgerton:

  • K219CA (91.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KRVK (107.9 FM; MIDWEST, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMGW (96.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KWYY (95.5 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KASS (106.9 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: MOUNT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KCSP-FM (90.3 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL B/CTERS, INC.)
  • KMLD (94.5 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: MT. RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQLT (103.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: MOUNT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KHOC (102.5 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: MOUNT 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.)

Edgerton fatal accident list:

Apr 8, 1983 10:02 PM, 117, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Edgerton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 311 N Second (Lat: 43.412472 Lon: -106.248917), Call Sign: KNDU258, Licensee ID: L00090328
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.715 MHzGrant Date: 08/14/2002, Expiration Date: 09/10/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2012Registrant: Edgerton, Town Of, Edgerton, WY 82635, Phone: (307) 437-6763
  • 701 W Center (Lat: 43.410250 Lon: -106.248917), Call Sign: KBV252, Licensee ID: L00103100
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.620 MHzGrant Date: 06/21/2003, Expiration Date: 07/18/2013, Cancellation Date: 09/21/2013Registrant: Go Electric Inc, Edgerton, WY 82635

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

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

EDGERTON, TOWN OF (Population served: 195, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-12-2013), Fed FAO issued (MAR-27-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-12-2013), Fed FAO issued (MAR-27-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-29-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-12-2013), Fed FAO issued (MAR-27-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-20-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-20-2010), Fed FAO issued (MAR-27-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (60%)
  • Utility gas (25%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Wood (1%)

Businesses in Edgerton, WY

  • U-Haul: 1

Edgerton compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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