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Goshen County

Population in 2010: 45. Population change since 2000: -34.8%
Males: 23  (51.1%)
Females: 22  (48.9%)

Median resident age:  45.8 years
Wyoming median age:  41.7 years

Zip code: 82217

Estimated median household income in 2011: $21,478 (it was $8,750 in 2000)
Hawk Springs:

$21,478
Wyoming:

$56,322
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $16,425

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $114,527 (it was $75,000 in 2000)
Hawk Springs:

$114,527
Wyoming:

$179,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $120,419; Detached houses: $120,419

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  • White alone - 44 (97.8%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (2.2%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Hawk Springs: 99.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (37.5%), German (34.4%), Irish (15.6%), Scotch-Irish (12.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4388 feet

Land area: 1.70 square miles.

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




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For population 25 years and over in Hawk Springs:

  • High school or higher: 87.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 18.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 0.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hawk Springs CDP:

  • Never married: 12.9%
  • Now married: 87.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

0 residents are foreign born

This place:  0.0%
Wyoming:  2.7%

Hawk Springs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (52.3 miles , pop. 53,011).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (137.5 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (712.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Goshen Hole, WY (2.8 miles ), Yoder, WY (3.1 miles) , La Grange, WY (3.4 miles ), Huntley, WY (3.4 miles) , Veteran, WY (3.7 miles) , Lyman, NE (3.8 miles ), Henry, NE (4.3 miles) , Torrington, WY (4.5 miles ).

Latitude: 41.78 N, Longitude: 104.26 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.0%
Wyoming:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries for males in 2007-2011 (%):



  • Construction (68%)
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)



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Tornado activity:

Hawk Springs-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Wyoming state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/27/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.9 miles away from the Hawk Springs place center killed 2 people and injured 29 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/26/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.1 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Hawk Springs-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wyoming state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 79.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/29/2004 at 18:49:44, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 98.5 miles away from Hawk Springs center
On 11/3/2008 at 13:14:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 MW, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/23/1993 at 06:30:23, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1996 at 02:48:08, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from Hawk Springs center
On 10/10/1993 at 04:17:46, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Goshen County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Political contributions by individuals in Hawk Springs, WY

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hawk Springs:

  • Laramie County Community College (about 55 miles; Cheyenne, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,121)
  • University of Wyoming (about 77 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 9,610)
  • Colorado State University (about 94 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 22,884)
  • University of Northern Colorado (about 99 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 9,984)
  • Aims Community College (about 99 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 2,152)
  • Casper College (about 128 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,078)
  • University of Colorado at Boulder (about 134 miles; Boulder, CO; FT enrollment: 27,408)

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Notable location: Goshen County Fire District 5C - Hawk Springs Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Goshen 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 2011: 0.0%

Average household size:
This place:  2.0 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  56.5%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  0.0%
Whole state:  7.1%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Hawk Springs compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (73%)
  • Electricity (27%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Hawk Springs (based on Goshen County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 37.08%
Here37.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Lutheran ChurchUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist Church
Adherents29.2%15.6%10.8%7.8%7.7%
Congregations5.0%15.0%5.0%5.0%5.0%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchBaptist General ConferenceAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAChristian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents6.5%5.7%4.4%3.7%8.5%
Congregations5.0%10.0%5.0%15.0%30.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Goshen County:

3.33 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Goshen County:

4.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Goshen County:

24.7%
Wyoming:

24.4%

7.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,700 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.89%
Wyoming average:

9.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Scotts Bluff County, NE  0.80% ($36,147 average AGI)
from Laramie County, WY  0.44% ($34,842)
from Platte County, WY  0.42% ($21,722)


7.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,545 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.74%
Wyoming average:

8.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Scotts Bluff County, NE  0.87% ($30,486 average AGI)
to Laramie County, WY  0.66% ($34,143)
to Albany County, WY  0.63% ($34,370)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hawk Springs:

  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KNEB (960 AM; 5 kW; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: PANHANDLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOLT (1320 AM; 5 kW; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: TRACY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • KGAB (650 AM; 9 kW; ORCHARD VALLEY, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KJJL (1370 AM; 10 kW; CHEYENNE, WY; Owner: CHRISTUS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KKWY (1630 AM; 10 kW; FOX FARM, WY; Owner: CHRISTUS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hawk Springs:

  • KOLT-FM (101.3 FM; BRIDGEPORT, NE; Owner: TRACY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMOR (92.9 FM; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: TRACY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KREO (105.3 FM; PINE BLUFFS, WY; Owner: LARAMIE MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KERM (98.3 FM; TORRINGTON, WY; Owner: MT. RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZY-FM (103.9 FM; GERING, NE; Owner: TRACY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KKAW (107.3 FM; ALBIN, WY; Owner: TSB II, INC)
  • KCMI (96.9 FM; TERRYTOWN, NE; Owner: CHRISTIAN MEDIA INCORPORATED)
  • KNEB-FM (94.1 FM; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: PANHANDLE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hawk Springs:

  • K23EU (Channel 31; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BROADAHL)
  • K33EM (Channel 33; COLUMBUS, ETC., NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • K65GE (Channel 65; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: ROGER E. HARDERS)
  • KDUH-TV (Channel 4; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: DUHAMEL BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES)
  • KSTF (Channel 10; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF CHEYENNE, LLC)


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 13 Mi W (Lat: 41.757750 Lon: -104.516917), Call Sign: KNHH270, Licensee ID: L00690017
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.5600 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/03/2003, Expiration Date: 09/27/2013
    Registrant: Warren Jackson Ranch Company, Rr 1 Box 42, Chugwater, WY 82210, Phone: (307) 422-3476
  • 3 Mi N 12.5 Mi W (Lat: 41.836083 Lon: -104.501083), Call Sign: KZE356
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.870 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/29/1995, Expiration Date: 10/02/2000, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2000
    Registrant: Jerry Smith, Yoder, WY 82244, Phone: (307) 532-7355

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • LONE TREE, 12.6 Miles Wsw Of (Lat: 41.748583 Lon: -104.498833), Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: KPQ75
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.80 MHz, 5945.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/11/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001
    Registrant: Specialty Antenna Site Resources, Inc, Cedar Crest, NM 87008


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8

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