Glendo, Wyoming

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Population in 2014: 201 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -12.2%
Males: 107  (53.7%)
Females: 94  (46.3%)
Median resident age:  42.5 years
Wyoming median age:  36.5 years

Zip codes: 82213.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $38,056 (it was $24,531 in 2000)
Glendo:

$38,056
WY:

$60,214

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $26,978 (it was $14,529 in 2000)

Glendo town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $89,451 (it was $51,400 in 2000)
Glendo:

$89,451
WY:

$212,500

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $113,289; Detached houses: $137,447; Mobile homes: $67,203

Median gross rent in 2015: $808.

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  • Races in Glendo, WY (2010)

    Glendo races chart
    • 19494.6%White alone
    • 73.4%Hispanic
    • 21.0%American Indian alone
    • 21.0%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Glendo: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (40.6%), Irish (20.8%), Italian (12.9%), English (8.9%), Norwegian (3.0%), Swedish (3.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4714 feet

Land area: 0.53 square miles.

Population density: 379 people per square mile   (very low).

Glendo, Wyoming map

For population 25 years and over in Glendo:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 11.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Glendo town:

  • Never married: 8.7%
  • Now married: 66.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 14.6%

1 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.4%
Wyoming:

2.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $587 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $358 (0.5%)

Glendo satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (94.6 miles , pop. 53,011).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (181.8 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (729.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Orin, WY (3.7 miles) , Lost Springs, WY (4.3 miles) , Esterbrook, WY (4.4 miles) , Hartville, WY (4.4 miles) , Guernsey, WY (4.7 miles ), Douglas, WY (5.0 miles ), Lakeview North, WY (5.3 miles) , Manville, WY (5.3 miles) .

Latitude: 42.50 N, Longitude: 105.03 W

Area code: 307

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

3.3%
Wyoming:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (23%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (23%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (19%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (30%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Construction (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (33%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Glendo, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Glendo-area historical tornado activity is above Wyoming state average. It is 64% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/27/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 43.1 miles away from the Glendo town center injured 3 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 6/26/1955, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Glendo-area historical earthquake activity is below Wyoming state average. It is 27% 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 316.2 miles away from the city 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 28.7 miles away from Glendo center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 454.8 miles away from the city 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 323.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 127.7 miles away from Glendo center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 128.6 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 Platte County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 2, Landslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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airports located in Glendo:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Glendo:

  • Casper College (about 70 miles; Casper, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,770)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 86 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • University of Wyoming (about 88 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 98 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Chadron State College (about 106 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • Colorado State University-Fort Collins (about 134 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 25,099)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 143 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)

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Notable location: Glendo Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Platte County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 68.6. This is about average.

City:

68.6
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.99. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.99
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 37.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 3.43. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.43
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 33.1%
(34.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.0 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  58.4%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.0%
Whole state:  7.1%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.8
Wyoming average:

9.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Glendo town (based on Platte County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,25912
Mainline Protestant8628
Catholic7794
Other3102
None5,457-
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: 3
Platte County:

3.58 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

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

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

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

8.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Platte County:

22.4%
Wyoming:

24.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.4%
Wyoming:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Glendo:

46.9%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Glendo:

30.2
Wyoming:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Glendo:

22.8%
Wyoming:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

18.6%
Wyoming:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Glendo:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Glendo:

44.2%
State:

34.9%

General health condition:
Glendo:

52.0%
Wyoming:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.2%
Wyoming:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Glendo, 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$2,564$30,7681$300
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$917
Water Supply 0$0 1$819
Totals for Government 1$2,564$30,7683$2,036

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $49,000 ($243.78)
    General - Other: $26,000 ($129.35)
    Solid Waste Management: $26,000 ($129.35)
    Water Utilities: $25,000 ($124.38)
    Police Protection: $22,000 ($109.45)
    Regular Highways: $16,000 ($79.60)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($39.80)
    Fire Protection: $7,000 ($34.83)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($34.83)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($14.93)
    Health Services - Other: $3,000 ($14.93)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($9.95)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($4.98)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $16,000 ($79.60)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($4.98)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($4.98)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $52,000 ($258.71)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $21,000 ($104.48)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($39.80)
    All Other: $3,000 ($14.93)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $37,000 ($184.08)
    All Other: $1,000 ($4.98)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($24.88)
    Property Sale Other: $2,000 ($9.95)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($4.98)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $35,000 ($174.13)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $242,000 ($1203.98)
    All Other: $9,000 ($44.78)
    Highways: $9,000 ($44.78)
  • Tax - Property: $19,000 ($94.53)
    Public Utilities: $4,000 ($19.90)
    NEC: $2,000 ($9.95)

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

  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $3,000 ($14.93)
    End of Fiscal Year: $3,000 ($14.93)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $3,000 ($14.93)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $515,000 ($2562.19)

7.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,228 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.78%
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 Laramie County, WY  1.05% ($35,139 average AGI)
from Goshen County, WY  0.58% ($34,900)
from Albany County, WY  0.47% ($37,688)


7.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,744 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.00%
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 Laramie County, WY  0.88% ($24,267 average AGI)
to Albany County, WY  0.47% ($23,813)
to Converse County, WY  0.41% ($32,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Glendo:

  • 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.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KGAB (650 AM; 9 kW; ORCHARD VALLEY, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKTY (1470 AM; 1 kW; DOUGLAS, WY; Owner: DOUGLAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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 Glendo:

  • K219CA (91.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KYOD (100.1 FM; GLENDO, WY; Owner: CANNED HAM COMMUNCATIONS, LLC)
  • KKTY-FM (99.3 FM; DOUGLAS, WY; Owner: DOUGLAS BROADCASTING)
  • KDUW (91.7 FM; DOUGLAS, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)

Glendo fatal accident list:

Oct 3, 2010 09:15 PM, 2nd St, Lincoln Ave, Lat: 42.50375, Lon: -105.02492, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Feb 12, 1982 02:57 PM, 2nd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 28m92ftTotal length
  • 10,444Total average daily traffic
  • 2,093Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Glendo)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Glendo, WY)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: K7NQX, Grant Date: 01/25/1995, Expiration Date: 01/25/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/26/2007, Registrant: Glen R Blackburn, Box 21 505 3rd St, Glendo, WY 82213-0021
  • Call Sign: N7ELE, Licensee ID: L01028327, Grant Date: 05/22/2009, Expiration Date: 05/22/2019, Registrant: Allen W Haygood, 111 South Lincoln, Glendo, WY 82213
  • Call Sign: KF7ZKU, Licensee ID: L01745840, Grant Date: 11/13/2012, Expiration Date: 11/13/2022, Certifier: Michael D Huser, Registrant: Michael D Huser, Glendo, WY 82213
  • Call Sign: KI7CQU, Licensee ID: L02012811, Grant Date: 03/23/2016, Expiration Date: 03/23/2026, Certifier: Todd A Taylor, Registrant: Todd A Taylor, Glendo, WY 82213

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 87713 , Serial Number: 15371, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 11/20/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Robert C Eller, Po Box 65, Glendo, WY 82213

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

GLENDO, TOWN OF (Population served: 219, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (2 times from AUG-06-2014 to SEP-03-2014)
HALL'S GLENDO MARINA (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
GLENDO LAKESIDE RV PARK (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
GLENDO ST PARK COTTONWOOD (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform
GLENDO ST PARK WHISKEY GULCH (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUN-12-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI

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

  • GLENDO ST PARK HEADQUARTERS (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • GLENDO ST PARK RENO COVE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Most common first names in Glendo, WY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George779.7 years
Dorothy677.5 years
Mary669.7 years
Robert675.8 years
Margaret581.0 years
John476.2 years
Laura479.7 years
William475.0 years
Glen374.0 years
Charles372.9 years
Most common last names in Glendo, WY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Collins678.3 years
Johnson574.0 years
Hughes479.2 years
Thompson487.3 years
Cundall380.0 years
Archie368.0 years
Eller376.4 years
Miller371.4 years
Robbins380.0 years
Twiford385.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)

Glendo compared to Wyoming state average:

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