Hoback, Wyoming

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Population in 2010: 1,176. Population change since 2000: -19.1%
Males: 498  (42.4%)
Females: 678  (57.6%)
Median resident age:  50.9 years
Wyoming median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 83001.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $90,644 (it was $64,679 in 2000)
Hoback:

$90,644
WY:

$59,882

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $46,651 (it was $32,753 in 2000)

Hoback CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $446,982 (it was $345,500 in 2000)
Hoback:

$446,982
WY:

$209,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $692,739; Detached houses: $796,635; Mobile homes: $117,621

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,607.

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  • Races in Hoback, WY (2010)

    Hoback races chart
    • 98683.8%White alone
    • 16113.7%Hispanic
    • 131.1%Asian alone
    • 80.7%Two or more races
    • 50.4%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Other race alone
    • 10.09%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hoback: 86.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (25.5%), English (20.3%), Scottish (14.1%), German (12.1%), Irish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5838 feet

Land area: 177.4 square miles.

Population density: 6.6 people per square mile   (very low).

Hoback,WY real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Hoback:

  • High school or higher: 95.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 49.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hoback CDP:

  • Never married: 18.2%
  • Now married: 68.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.0%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

25 residents are foreign born (2.4% Latin America).

This place:

2.4%
Wyoming:

3.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Hoback CDP:  0.5% ($1,629)
Wyoming:  0.7% ($627)
Hoback satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (64.5 miles , pop. 50,730).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (382.0 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (680.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Rafter J Ranch, WY (2.9 miles ), South Park, WY (3.0 miles ), Jackson, WY (3.3 miles ), Wilson, WY (3.6 miles ), Moose Wilson Road, WY (3.9 miles ), Alpine Northeast, WY (3.9 miles) , Alpine Northwest, WY (4.0 miles) , Alpine, WY (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 43.32 N, Longitude: 110.77 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

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

2.2%
Wyoming:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (29%)
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (11%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (49%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (26%)
  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Legal occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (37%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Hoback, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Hoback-area historical earthquake activity is above Wyoming state average. It is 204% 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 86.7 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 160.4 miles away from Hoback center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 397.1 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 93.9 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 125.0 miles away from Hoback 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 38.5 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 Teton County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Hoback:

  • PROFESSIONAL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; JACKSON, WY)
  • ST JOHNS MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; JACKSON, WY)
  • ST JOHN'S NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; JACKSON, WY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hoback:

  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 62 miles; Rexburg, ID; Full-time enrollment: 30,522)
  • Idaho State University (about 90 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • Utah State University (about 122 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 143 miles; Rock Springs, WY; FT enrollment: 2,086)
  • Weber State University (about 159 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 17,655)
  • Montana State University (about 164 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 12,942)
  • University of Utah (about 186 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)

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Notable locations in Hoback: Brian Flat Forest Service Station (A), Butler Creek Ranch (B), Broken Arrow Ranch (C), Bureau of Public Roads Camp (D), Camp Davis (E), Cabin Creek Campground (F), Jackson Hole Fire and Emergency Medical Services Station 3 Hoback (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Pritchard Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Rivers and creeks: Hoback River (A), Alder Creek (B), Lick Creek (C), Martin Creek (D), Deer Creek (E), Pritchard Creek (F), Pup Creek (G), Camp Creek (H), Rock Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Teton 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 2013 was 32.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

32.0
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 4.93. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.93
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 2.4%
(2.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  64.3%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  10.9%
Whole state:  7.1%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.0
Wyoming average:

9.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hoback CDP (based on Teton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,8205
Other1,4326
Catholic1,3971
Evangelical Protestant8958
None15,750-
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: 5
Teton County:

2.51 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Teton County:

4.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 53
Here:

26.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.1%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Teton County:

13.4%
Wyoming:

24.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

54.4%
Wyoming:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

55.5%
Wyoming:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.1
Wyoming:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.5%
Wyoming:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hoback:

7.1%
Wyoming:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hoback:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.3%
Wyoming:

34.9%

General health condition:
Hoback:

62.5%
Wyoming:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.9%
State:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hoback, WY Residents

10.42% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($98,450 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.42%
Wyoming average:

8.02%

0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($473 average AGI)
Teton County:

0.15%
Wyoming average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Teton County, ID  0.76% ($39,792 average AGI)
from Lincoln County, WY  0.41% ($43,795)
from Salt Lake County, UT  0.26% ($31,240)


10.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,569 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.73%
Wyoming average:

8.16%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($218 average AGI)
Teton County:

0.12%
Wyoming average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Teton County, ID  0.76% ($45,792 average AGI)
to Lincoln County, WY  0.43% ($46,146)
to Salt Lake County, UT  0.34% ($72,219)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hoback:

  • KSGT (1340 AM; 1 kW; JACKSON, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRSV (1210 AM; 5 kW; AFTON, WY; Owner: WESTERN WYOMING RADIO, INC.)
  • KID (590 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBRV (790 AM; 5 kW; SODA SPRINGS, ID; Owner: CARIBOU BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KUPI (980 AM; 5 kW; AMMON, ID; Owner: RAY GROTH OIL COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KZNI (1260 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID)
  • KBLI (1620 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hoback:

  • KUWJ (90.3 FM; JACKSON, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)
  • KJAX (93.3 FM; JACKSON, WY; Owner: CATHEDRAL COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • KZJH (95.3 FM; JACKSON, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMTN (96.9 FM; JACKSON, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K275AB (102.9 FM; FREEDOM, WY; Owner: LOWER STAR VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION)
  • KCHQ (102.1 FM; DRIGGS, ID; Owner: TED W. AUSTIN, JR.)
  • K209BO (89.7 FM; TETONIA, ID; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Hoback:

  • K59BV (Channel 59; LAVA HOT SPRINGS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • KBEO (Channel 11; JACKSON, WY; Owner: KM TELEVISION OF JACKSON, L.L.C.)
  • K13LY (Channel 13; HOBACK JUNCTION, WY; Owner: THE POST COMPANY)
  • K09LF (Channel 9; SOUTH PARK, WY; Owner: THE POST COMPANY)
  • K11LL (Channel 11; HOBACK JUNCTION, WY; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - S.E. IDAHO TV, L.L.C.)
  • KJWY (Channel 2; JACKSON, WY; Owner: TWO OCEAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K07KS (Channel 7; SOUTH PARK, WY; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - S.E. IDAHO TV, L.L.C.)
  • K50BL (Channel 50; JACKSON, WY; Owner: CENTRAL WYOMING COLLEGE)
  • K13FZ (Channel 13; JACKSON, WY; Owner: THE POST COMPANY)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 72m236ftTotal length
  • $2,101,000Total costs
  • 35,639Total average daily traffic
  • 1,999Total average daily truck traffic
  • 44,667Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (56%)
  • Wood (30%)
  • Other fuel (5%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Hoback compared to Wyoming state average:

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

Hoback on our top lists:

  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Nicaragua (population 500+)"
  • #17 (83001) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #33 (83001) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most hotels or motels in 2005"
  • #54 (83001) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average net capital gain/loss (pop 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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