Johnstown, Wyoming

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Population in 2010: 242. Population change since 2000: +2.5%
Males: 92  (38.1%)
Females: 150  (61.9%)
Median resident age:  50.8 years
Wyoming median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 82516.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $51,890 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Johnstown:

$51,890
WY:

$59,882

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,836 (it was $10,521 in 2000)

Johnstown CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $352,555 (it was $80,000 in 2000)
Johnstown:

$352,555
WY:

$209,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $366,170; Detached houses: $439,857; Mobile homes: $114,279

Median gross rent in 2016: $739.

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  • Races in Johnstown, WY (2010)

    Johnstown races chart
    • 12652.1%American Indian alone
    • 9639.7%White alone
    • 166.6%Hispanic
    • 31.2%Two or more races
    • 10.4%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Johnstown: 84.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: European (7.5%), Irish (4.6%), English (4.0%), Finnish (3.5%), Dutch (2.3%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 31.5 square miles.

Population density: 7.7 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Johnstown:

  • High school or higher: 92.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 11.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Johnstown CDP:

  • Never married: 27.8%
  • Now married: 42.1%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 18.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,171 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,547 (0.6%)

Johnstown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (170.1 miles , pop. 50,730).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (295.5 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (688.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Wind River, WY (1.7 miles ), Pavillion, WY (2.8 miles) , Ethete, WY (2.8 miles ), Fort Washakie, WY (3.8 miles ), Arapahoe, WY (4.0 miles ), Boulder Flats, WY (4.0 miles ), Hudson, WY (4.1 miles ), Riverton, WY (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 43.13 N, Longitude: 108.69 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

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

4.5%
Wyoming:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (19%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (57%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (11%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (45%)
  • Management occupations (23%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Johnstown, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Johnstown-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Wyoming state average. It is 131% 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 139.6 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 264.2 miles away from Johnstown 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 147.7 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 117.7 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 207.7 miles away from Johnstown center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 488.9 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 (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Johnstown topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Johnstown:

  • WIND RIVER DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; FORT WASHAKIE, WY)
  • MORNING STAR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; FORT WASHAKIE, WY)
  • RIVERTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; RIVERTON, WY)
  • LITTLE WIND HOSPICE, AN AMEDISYS COMPANY (Hospital, about 16 miles away; RIVERTON, WY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Johnstown:

  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 110 miles; Rock Springs, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,086)
  • Casper College (about 122 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Sheridan College (about 143 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 163 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Montana State University-Billings (about 185 miles; Billings, MT; FT enrollment: 4,319)
  • Utah State University (about 187 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • Idaho State University (about 191 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)

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Notable location: Fremont County Fire Protection District Battalion 5 Morton - Kinnear (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Aragon Cemetery (1). 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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 38.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

38.7
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 0.823. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.823
U.S.:

6.399

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 0.870. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.870
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 37.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.20. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.20
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 16.3%
(24.8% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.0 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  81.7%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.5%
Whole state:  7.1%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.9
Wyoming average:

9.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Johnstown 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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

52.7%
Wyoming:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Johnstown:

52.1%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
Wyoming:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Johnstown:

19.0%
Wyoming:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Johnstown:

9.1%
Wyoming:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Johnstown:

6.8
Wyoming:

6.8

Overweight people:
Johnstown:

34.8%
Wyoming:

34.9%

General health condition:
This city:

59.3%
Wyoming:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Johnstown:

81.2%
Wyoming:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Johnstown, WY Residents

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 Johnstown:

  • KOVE (1330 AM; 5 kW; LANDER, WY; Owner: FREMONT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVOW (1450 AM; 1 kW; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: EDWARDS COMMUNICATIONS, LC)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZMQ (1140 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREYBULL, WY; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WYOMING LLC)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Johnstown:

  • 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)
  • 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)
  • KTAK (93.9 FM; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: EDWARDS COMMUNICATIONS, LC)
  • KTRZ (93.1 FM; RIVERTON, WY; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • 2,478Total average daily traffic
  • 371Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,293Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (43%)
  • Wood (36%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Utility gas (7%)

Johnstown compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
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