Jeffrey City, Wyoming

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Population in 2010: 58. Population change since 2000: -45.3%
Males: 35  (60.4%)
Females: 23  (39.6%)
Median resident age:  57.5 years
Wyoming median age:  42.3 years

Zip code: 82310

Estimated median household income in 2012: $62,143 (it was $42,857 in 2000)
Jeffrey City:

$62,143
WY:

$54,901
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $27,807 (it was $20,061 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $198,035 (it was $94,300 in 2000)
Jeffrey City:

$198,035
WY:

$187,400
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $546,060; Detached houses: $835,934; Mobile homes: $38,780
Jeffrey City races chart
  • White alone - 56 (96.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (1.7%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (1.7%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Jeffrey City: 161.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Dutch (50.0%), German (50.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 6320 feet

Land area: 28.5 square miles.

Population density: 2.0 people per square mile   (very low).

Jeffrey City, Wyoming map

For population 25 years and over in Jeffrey City:

  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Jeffrey City CDP:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 100.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $199

Jeffrey City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (181.6 miles , pop. 53,011).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (233.5 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (661.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Sweetwater, WY (3.8 miles ), Bairoil, WY (4.7 miles) , Atlantic City, WY (6.7 miles) , Arapahoe, WY (6.8 miles ), Riverton, WY (6.9 miles ), Hudson, WY (6.9 miles ), Lander, WY (7.2 miles ), Shoshoni, WY (7.3 miles ).

Latitude: 42.49 N, Longitude: 107.83 W

Area code: 307

Jeffrey City household income distribution Jeffrey City home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.5%
Wyoming:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Average climate in Jeffrey City, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Jeffrey City-area historical earthquake activity is near Wyoming state average. It is 109% 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 201.7 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 320.1 miles away from Jeffrey 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 209.8 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 240.2 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 160.8 miles away from Jeffrey City center
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 115.6 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 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).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jeffrey City:

  • Casper College (about 80 miles; Casper, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,770)
  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 96 miles; Rock Springs, WY; FT enrollment: 2,086)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 141 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • University of Wyoming (about 142 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)
  • Sheridan College (about 164 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 185 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Colorado State University-Fort Collins (about 195 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 25,099)

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Notable locations in Jeffrey City: Claytor Ranch (A), Jeffrey City Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Kirk Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: O'Brian Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Fremont County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

JEFFREY CITY WATER & SEWER DISTRICT (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-13-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-02-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-2012), Fed FAO issued (SEP-19-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In MAY-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-30-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2012), Fed FAO issued (SEP-19-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-30-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-07-2012), Fed FAO issued (SEP-19-2012)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 67 regular monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 0.0%
Average household size:
This place:  1.7 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  47.1%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.9%
Whole state:  7.1%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Jeffrey City compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2011

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2011

Jeffrey City travel time to work - commute Jeffrey City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (50%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17%)
  • Electricity (17%)
  • Utility gas (15%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 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 Jeffrey City CDP (based on Fremont County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.07%
Here: 42.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist Church
Adherents27.2%18.4%9.6%8.1%7.8%
Congregations13.5%13.5%9.5%6.8%4.1%
NameEpiscopal ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAssemblies of GodChurch of the NazareneOther
Adherents6.8%4.3%3.2%2.3%12.4%
Congregations10.8%2.7%6.8%5.4%27.0%
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: 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%

7.13% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,337 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.13%
Wyoming average:

9.04%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($241 average AGI)
Fremont County:

0.07%
Wyoming average:

0.15%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Natrona County, WY  0.49% ($35,955 average AGI)
from Sweetwater County, WY  0.27% ($47,500)
from Albany County, WY  0.25% ($34,394)


6.48% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,889 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.48%
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 Natrona County, WY  0.49% ($33,154 average AGI)
to Albany County, WY  0.37% ($21,388)
to Sweetwater County, WY  0.19% ($34,577)

Strongest AM radio stations in Jeffrey City:

  • 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)
  • KOVE (1330 AM; 5 kW; LANDER, WY; Owner: FREMONT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jeffrey City:

  • KTAK (93.9 FM; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: EDWARDS COMMUNICATIONS, LC)
  • KTRZ (93.1 FM; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)
  • KCWC-FM (88.1 FM; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: CENTRAL WYOMING COLLEGE)
  • K276DV (103.1 FM; EDEN, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KB7FDD
    Grant Date: 05/24/1988, Expiration Date: 05/24/1998, Cancellation Date: 05/25/2000
    Registrant: Richard W Abington, 116 Cottonwood Cir Box 656, Jeffrey City, WY 82310
  • Call Sign: KC7BNB
    Grant Date: 03/29/1994, Expiration Date: 03/29/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2006
    Registrant: Jesse L Shull, Box 6, Jeffrey City, WY 82310

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
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