Ethete, Wyoming

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Population in 2010: 1,553. Population change since 2000: +6.7%
Males: 757  (48.8%)
Females: 796  (51.2%)
Median resident age:  24.1 years
Wyoming median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 82516.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,493 (it was $24,130 in 2000)
Ethete:

$51,493
WY:

$58,752

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,487 (it was $7,129 in 2000)

Ethete CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $108,214 (it was $58,100 in 2000)
Ethete:

$108,214
WY:

$195,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $444.

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  • Races in Ethete, WY (2010)

    Ethete races chart
    • 1,42791.9%American Indian alone
    • 593.8%White alone
    • 412.6%Hispanic
    • 221.4%Two or more races
    • 20.1%Asian alone
    • 10.06%Black alone
    • 10.06%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ethete: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (2.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5355 feet

Land area: 32.4 square miles.

Population density: 48 people per square mile   (very low).

Ethete, Wyoming map

For population 25 years and over in Ethete:

  • High school or higher: 86.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Unemployed: 29.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ethete CDP:

  • Never married: 48.1%
  • Now married: 30.5%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 16.7%

17 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.2%
Wyoming:

2.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $527 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $610 (0.7%)

Ethete satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (168.9 miles , pop. 50,730).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (291.7 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (680.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Boulder Flats, WY (2.8 miles ), Johnstown, WY (2.8 miles ), Fort Washakie, WY (2.9 miles ), Wind River, WY (3.2 miles ), Hudson, WY (3.4 miles ), Lander, WY (3.6 miles ), Arapahoe, WY (3.9 miles ), Pavillion, WY (4.0 miles) .

Latitude: 43.02 N, Longitude: 108.74 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

Ethete household income distribution Ethete home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.5%
Wyoming:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (28%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (25%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Ethete, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Ethete-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wyoming state average. It is 134% 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 143.4 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 263.9 miles away from Ethete 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 151.6 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 113.8 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 202.5 miles away from Ethete center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 483.9 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 (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).
Ethete topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ethete:

  • WIND RIVER DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; FORT WASHAKIE, WY)
  • MORNING STAR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; FORT WASHAKIE, WY)
  • NORTH CENTER - WSTS (Hospital, about 13 miles away; LANDER, WY)
  • LANDER VALLEY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; LANDER, WY)
  • WESTWARD HEIGHTS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LANDER, WY)
  • PSYCHIATRIC INSTITUTE OF WYOMING,THE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; LANDER, WY)
  • LANDER REGIONAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; LANDER, WY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ethete:

  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 102 miles; Rock Springs, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,086)
  • Casper College (about 124 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Sheridan College (about 151 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 163 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Utah State University (about 181 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • Idaho State University (about 187 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • Montana State University-Billings (about 193 miles; Billings, MT; FT enrollment: 4,319)

Public high school in Ethete:

Public elementary/middle schools in Ethete:

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Churches in Ethete include: Blessed Sacrament Church (A), Saint James Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Shakespare Cemetery (1), White Plume Cemetery (2), Yellow Calf Cemetery (3), Saint Michael Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Mill Creek (A), Trout 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 59.9. This is better than average.

City:

59.9
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.03. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.03
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 0.870. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.870
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 37.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.3 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 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.22
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.2%
(4.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.2% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  4.4 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  87.0%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  11.9%
Whole state:  7.1%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
3 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010

Ethete, Wyoming environmental map by EPA

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Ethete compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.6
Wyoming average:

9.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (44%)
  • Utility gas (26%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ethete 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%

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 Ethete:

  • 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)
  • KVOW (1450 AM; 1 kW; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: EDWARDS COMMUNICATIONS, LC)
  • 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.)
  • KZMQ (1140 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREYBULL, WY; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WYOMING LLC)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, 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.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ethete:

  • 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)

TV broadcast stations around Ethete:

  • KGWL-TV (Channel 5; LANDER, WY; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF CASPER, LLC)
  • K22CI (Channel 22; LANDER, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHANNEL 2, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 16m52ftTotal length
  • $234,000Total costs
  • 6,226Total average daily traffic
  • 287Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,582Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 42.958722 Lon: -108.715778, Call Sign: WQGV799
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.060 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/30/2007, Expiration Date: 04/30/2017, Certifier: Sandy Ross
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • WY IN HS, Wyoming Indian Hs 638 Blue Sky Hwy (Lat: 43.013000 Lon: -108.772056), Structure height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: WPOR880
    Assigned Frequencies: 18935.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/05/1999, Expiration Date: 05/05/2009, Cancellation Date: 07/11/2009
    Registrant: Phone: (307) 856-6944
  • 505 Ethete Rd (Lat: 43.087444 Lon: -108.772056), Overall height: 5.5 m, Call Sign: WPOS817
    Assigned Frequencies: 951.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/26/1999, Expiration Date: 10/01/2013
    Registrant: Phone: (703) 812-0400
  • Ethete Ridge 4.3 Mi N On Hwy 132 (Lat: 43.087444 Lon: -108.772056), Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WPOS818
    Assigned Frequencies: 944.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/26/1999, Expiration Date: 10/01/2013
    Registrant: Phone: (703) 812-0400
  • Ethete, Lat: 43.026667 Lon: -108.776389, Type: Tower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQIW603
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/04/2008, Expiration Date: 06/04/2018, Certifier: Steve Mossbrook
    Registrant: Cerento, 937 W. Main Street, Riverton, WY 82501, Phone: (307) 856-6400, Fax: (307) 856-1499, Email:
  • Ethete, Lat: 43.026667 Lon: -108.776389, Type: Tower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQIW603
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/04/2008, Expiration Date: 06/04/2018, Certifier: Steve Mossbrook
    Registrant: Cerento, 937 W. Main Street, Riverton, WY 82501, Phone: (307) 856-6400, Fax: (307) 856-1499, Email:
  • Ethete, Lat: 43.026667 Lon: -108.776389, Type: Tower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQIW603
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/04/2008, Expiration Date: 06/04/2018, Certifier: Steve Mossbrook
    Registrant: Cerento, 937 W. Main Street, Riverton, WY 82501, Phone: (307) 856-6400, Fax: (307) 856-1499, Email:
  • Ethete, Lat: 43.026667 Lon: -108.776389, Type: Tower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQIW603
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/04/2008, Expiration Date: 06/04/2018, Certifier: Steve Mossbrook
    Registrant: Cerento, 937 W. Main Street, Riverton, WY 82501, Phone: (307) 856-6400, Fax: (307) 856-1499, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 20
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ethete, WY
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