Lusk, Wyoming

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Population in 2013: 1,617 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.7%
Males: 769  (47.6%)
Females: 848  (52.4%)
Median resident age:  40.7 years
Wyoming median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 82225.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,567 (it was $29,760 in 2000)
Lusk:

$36,567
WY:

$58,752

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,890 (it was $15,847 in 2000)

Lusk town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $122,726 (it was $61,800 in 2000)
Lusk:

$122,726
WY:

$195,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $133,839; Detached houses: $137,448; Mobile homes: $61,304

Median gross rent in 2013: $535.

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  • Races in Lusk, WY (2013)

    Lusk races chart
    • 1,58689.3%White alone
    • 1297.3%Two or more races
    • 422.4%Hispanic
    • 110.6%Black alone
    • 110.6%Asian alone
    • 60.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Lusk: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (26.0%), Irish (13.6%), English (13.1%), French (8.6%), Swedish (3.9%), Norwegian (3.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5034 feet

Land area: 2.01 square miles.

Population density: 806 people per square mile   (low).

Lusk, Wyoming map

For population 25 years and over in Lusk:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lusk town:

  • Never married: 20.3%
  • Now married: 49.5%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 17.5%

13 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.9%
Wyoming:

2.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $567 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $725 (0.5%)

Lusk satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (109.8 miles , pop. 59,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (201.5 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (760.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Manville, WY (2.9 miles) , Van Tassell, WY (4.4 miles) , Lance Creek, WY (4.7 miles) , Lost Springs, WY (4.9 miles) , Rawhide Creek, WY (5.0 miles ), Harrison, NE (5.4 miles ), Hartville, WY (5.8 miles) , Glendo, WY (5.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $149,800
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $144,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $151,700
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $31,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.76 N, Longitude: 104.45 W

Area code: 307

Lusk household income distribution Lusk home values distribution

Crime rates in Lusk by Year
Type 2001 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0100000200N/A
per 100,000 0.075.00.00.00.00.00.0136.50.00.0N/A
Robberies 00000000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.064.6
Assaults 13315175122
per 100,000 69.0224.9222.673.4379.975.4471.4341.363.3125.5129.2
Burglaries 68814742212
per 100,000 414.1599.7593.573.4304.0527.5269.4136.5126.662.7129.2
Thefts 78719131979322
per 100,000 483.1599.7519.31,394.0987.81,431.8471.4614.3189.9125.5129.2
Auto thefts 10010501110
per 100,000 69.00.00.073.40.0376.80.068.363.362.70.0
Arson 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.2) 64.1162.1101.377.2129.7132.2125.2205.932.437.556.4

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Crime rate in Lusk detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.23
US average:

3.00
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.8%
Wyoming:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Lusk, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lusk-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Wyoming state average. It is 56% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/13/1984, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 19.9 miles away from the Lusk town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/28/1978, a category F2 tornado 21.6 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lusk-area historical earthquake activity is below Wyoming state average. It is 12% 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 334.4 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 62.2 miles away from Lusk center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 478.2 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 125.6 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 340.8 miles away from Lusk center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 126.9 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 Niobrara County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lusk topographic map

Birthplace of: James G. Watt, James Watt - (1736-1819), Scottish mathematician & engineer, Dick Ellsworth - Baseball player, Thomas Wilson Brown - Actor.

Hospitals and medical centers in Lusk:

  • NIOBRARA HEALTH & LIFE CENTER (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 921 SOUTH BALLANCEE AVENUE)
  • NIOBRARA COUNTY NURSING HOME (921 BALLENCEE AVENUE/PO BOX 780)

Airports located in Lusk:

  • Lusk Municipal Airport (Runways: 1, Air Taxi Ops: 250, Itinerant Ops: 1,500, Local Ops: 3,500, Military Ops: 10)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lusk:

  • Chadron State College (about 74 miles; Chadron, NE; Full-time enrollment: 2,374)
  • Casper College (about 96 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 111 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 115 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • University of Wyoming (about 116 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 116 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Black Hills State University (about 124 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)

Public high school in Lusk:

Public elementary/middle schools in Lusk:

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Library in Lusk:

  • NIOBRARA COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $189,084; Location: 425 S. MAIN STREET; 31,943 books; 3,801 audio materials; 2,621 video materials; 39 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 88 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Lusk: George Gibson Field (A), Lusk - Niobrara Emergency Medical Services (B), Lusk Fire Department (C), Niobrara Health and Life Center (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Lusk Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Stagecoach Museum (322 South Main), Zerbst's Pumping Service (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1980 Cheyenne River Road).

Hotels: Hospitality House (201 South Main Street), Covered Wagon Motel (Bv) (730 South Main St. Po Box 236), Rawhide Motel (805 South Main Street), Best Western Pioneer (731 South Main), Town House Motel (525 South Main Street), Trail Motel (305 West 8).

Courts: Niobrara County Circuit Court (223 South Main), Niobrara County Clerk Of Court (424 South Elm).

Niobrara 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 Lusk and their reported violations in the past:

LUSK, TOWN OF (Population served: 1,350, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.7%
(19.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 23.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  56.7%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.6%
Whole state:  7.1%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
202 people in state prisons in 2010
12 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
93 people in state prisons in 2000
7 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Lusk, Wyoming environmental map by EPA

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Lusk compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Lusk (2011 data):

  • Lusk State Bank: at 445 South Main St, branch established on 1924/05/26. Info updated 2008/05/30: Bank assets: $50.8 mil, Deposits: $45.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Bankers Capital Corporation
  • Bank of the West: Lusk Branch at 231 South Main Street, branch established on 1953/03/23. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Wyoming average:

9.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lusk town (based on Niobrara County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4217
Mainline Protestant1322
Catholic1051
Other851
None1,741-
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: 1
Niobrara County:

4.25 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Niobrara County:

8.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Here:

8.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Niobrara County:

26.8%
Wyoming:

24.4%
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
Other Government Administration 2$5,545$33,2704$1,225
Judicial and Legal 2$3,700$22,2000$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$13,804$41,4120$0
Streets and Highways 3$9,707$38,8280$0
Health 0$0 8$1,948
Solid Waste Management 0$0 4$6,269
Sewerage 1$1,703$20,4360$0
Parks and Recreation 2$7,375$44,2500$0
Water Supply 1$1,703$20,4360$0
Electric Power 2$8,405$50,4300$0
Other and Unallocable 1$4,919$59,0280$0
Totals for Government 18$56,861$37,90716$9,442

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $989,000 ($611.63)
    General - Other: $217,000 ($134.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $215,000 ($132.96)
    Police Protection: $187,000 ($115.65)
    Water Utilities: $146,000 ($90.29)
    Central Staff Services: $146,000 ($90.29)
    Regular Highways: $130,000 ($80.40)
    Sewerage: $110,000 ($68.03)
    Parks & Recreation: $89,000 ($55.04)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $35,000 ($21.65)
    Fire Protection: $22,000 ($13.61)
    Health Services - Other: $13,000 ($8.04)
    Air Transportation: $11,000 ($6.80)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($1.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($5.57)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $13,000 ($8.04)
    Parks & Recreation: $13,000 ($8.04)
    Central Staff: $3,000 ($1.86)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $839,000 ($518.86)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $41,000 ($25.36)

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

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $2,000 ($1.24)
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $115,000 ($71.12)
    Sewerage: $72,000 ($44.53)
    All Other: $70,000 ($43.29)
    Parks & Recreation: $48,000 ($29.68)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $99,000 ($61.22)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $182,000 ($112.55)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $200,000 ($123.69)
    Interest Earnings: $35,000 ($21.65)
    Rents: $2,000 ($1.24)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $800,000 ($494.74)
    Water Utilities: $209,000 ($129.25)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $515,000 ($318.49)
    Highways: $58,000 ($35.87)
  • Tax - Property: $54,000 ($33.40)
    Other Selective Sales: $21,000 ($12.99)
    Public Utilities: $15,000 ($9.28)
    NEC: $4,000 ($2.47)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $845,000 ($522.57)
    Electric Utilities: $37,000 ($22.88)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $150,000 ($92.76)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $759,000 ($469.39)
    Other, NEC: $101,000 ($62.46)
    Electric Utilities: $28,000 ($17.32)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $86,000 ($53.18)
    Other, NEC: $49,000 ($30.30)
    Electric Utilities: $9,000 ($5.57)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,003,000 ($620.28)

9.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,911 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.64%
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  1.28% ($28,417 average AGI)


9.05% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,131 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.05%
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 Goshen County, WY  1.19% ($27,636 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lusk:

  • 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)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, 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.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KKLS (920 AM; 10 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KGAB (650 AM; 9 kW; ORCHARD VALLEY, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KNEB (960 AM; 5 kW; SCOTTSBLUFF, NE; Owner: PANHANDLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSIR (1010 AM; 25 kW; BRUSH, CO; Owner: JMS BROADCASTING, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lusk:

  • K208CB (89.5 FM; HARRISON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)

TV broadcast stations around Lusk:

  • K12IS (Channel 12; LUSK, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHANNEL 2, INC.)
  • K08AJ (Channel 8; LUSK, WY; Owner: LUSK TV CLUB)

Lusk fatal accident list:

Jul 16, 1995 06:55 PM, W6thn, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 4, 1982 01:43 AM, 20, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 11, 1982 10:55 AM, 5th&holly, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 10, 1977 02:26 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lusk)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Lusk, WY)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STATION, Jct Of Hwy 85 & Rr Tracks (Lat: 42.765778 Lon: -104.453833), Overall height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WNEI705
    Assigned Frequencies: 2147.60 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/21/2010, Expiration Date: 07/18/2020
    Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad, 1400 Douglas St. Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-1777, Fax: (402) 280-6565, Email:
  • 2 Mi W (Lat: 42.750778 Lon: -104.481056), Structure height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WPNM460
    Assigned Frequencies: 958.150 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/01/2008, Expiration Date: 04/07/2018, Cancellation Date: 05/10/2011
    Registrant: Phone: (303) 452-6111
  • Mule Creek, Sec. 16, T39n, R61w Wyoming Sr 18 (Lat: 43.364111 Lon: -104.199417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQNY500
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/07/2011, Expiration Date: 07/07/2021, Cancellation Date: 01/08/2013, Certifier: Michael P Goggin
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • Lusk, +/- 3948 Us Highway 18 (Lat: 42.745306 Lon: -104.521556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 116.4 m, Overall height: 122.2 m, Call Sign: WQOH993
    Assigned Frequencies: 6595.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/04/2011, Expiration Date: 10/04/2021, Certifier: Michael P Goggin
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 14.5 Km East Of Lusk (Lat: 42.721056 Lon: -104.299667), Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WQZ989
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.700 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 06/18/2007
    Registrant: Hall, Estill, Hardwick, Gable, Golden & Nelson, P.C., 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 700 North, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 973-1210, Fax: (202) 973-1212, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Lusk Municipal Airport (Lat: 42.749972 Lon: -104.386333), Call Sign: KZK7
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/17/1996, Expiration Date: 01/10/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001
    Registrant: Lusk, Town Of, 201 E Third, Lusk, WY 82225
  • Lusk Municipal Airport (Lat: 42.753556 Lon: -104.407556), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3.6 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQIW908
    Assigned Frequencies: 118.350 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/06/2008, Expiration Date: 06/06/2018, Certifier: Mary J Stout
    Registrant: Vaisala Inc., 194 South Taylor Ave., Louisville, CO 80027, Phone: (303) 402-4741, Fax: (303) 499-1767, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KK7LI, Previous Call Sign: N7QJN, Licensee ID: L00507175
    Grant Date: 04/10/2012, Expiration Date: 06/02/2022, Certifier: Dennis R Green
    Registrant: Dennis R Green, Lusk, WY 82225
  • Call Sign: N7BDK
    Grant Date: 04/12/1996, Expiration Date: 04/12/2006, Cancellation Date: 04/15/2008
    Registrant: Quentin C Roberts, 518 S Maple, Lusk, WY 82225
  • Call Sign: N7HCR, Licensee ID: L00149375
    Grant Date: 05/04/2006, Expiration Date: 07/29/2016
    Registrant: Larry E La Maack, 509 E 8th St, Lusk, WY 82225
  • Call Sign: N7QLF, Previous Call Sign: KA9AFP
    Grant Date: 03/05/1991, Expiration Date: 03/05/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/06/2003
    Registrant: Jerry P Green, Lusk, WY 82225
  • Call Sign: N7YDH, Previous Call Sign: KB7NXU, Licensee ID: L00724432
    Grant Date: 08/01/2003, Expiration Date: 10/19/2013, Certifier: Jerry S Schutt
    Registrant: Jerry S Schutt, 205 W 7th, Lusk, WY 82225
  • Call Sign: KE7ADS, Licensee ID: L00836033
    Grant Date: 03/24/2004, Expiration Date: 03/24/2014, Certifier: Dirk B Joss
    Registrant: Dirk B Joss, Lusk, WY 82225

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-135 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2139A , Serial Number: 18-1861, Year manufactured: 1952
    Registrant (Individual): Edgar J Boner, Lusk Wyoming, Lusk, WY 82225
  • Aircraft: JASSMAN JERRY J HAWK A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 271JJ , Serial Number: H-271-R, Year manufactured: 1985, Airworthiness Date: 06/12/1985
    Registrant (Individual): Jerry J Jassman, 305 W 3rd Box 25, Lusk, WY 82225
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180H (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3474Y , Serial Number: 18051974, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 07/22/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Dan B Jr Hanson, Star Rt 1 Box 137, Lusk, WY 82225
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4040D , Serial Number: 34740, Year manufactured: 1957
    Registrant (Individual): Carlton D Huitt, Po Box 360, Lusk, WY 82225
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 66084 , Serial Number: 17275962, Year manufactured: 1982, Airworthiness Date: 01/05/1983
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Steven R Cummings, 819 Boner Rd, Lusk, WY 82225, Other Owners: Linda R Cummings
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-20 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6894K , Serial Number: 20-669, Year manufactured: 1951
    Registrant (Corporation): North Side Svc, Po Box 877, Lusk, WY 82225

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 25
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lusk, WY
Most common first names in Lusk, WY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2676.1 years
Mary1876.6 years
James1776.1 years
Helen1679.9 years
Robert1476.3 years
Charles1475.1 years
William1472.7 years
Frank1276.3 years
Anna1182.9 years
George1178.6 years
Most common last names in Lusk, WY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1077.4 years
Miller1084.1 years
Anderson982.7 years
Smith979.0 years
Larson979.3 years
Klemke884.1 years
Brown879.9 years
Thompson785.9 years
Pfister776.0 years
Wasserburger774.3 years
Businesses in Lusk, WY
NameCountNameCount
Best Western1Subway1
RadioShack1True Value1

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