Meadow Acres, Wyoming

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Population in 2010: 198. Population change since 2000: +9.4%
Males: 69  (35.1%)
Females: 129  (64.9%)
Median resident age:  57.4 years
Wyoming median age:  37.2 years

Zip code: 82636

Estimated median household income in 2016: $92,147 (it was $56,736 in 2000)
Meadow Acres:

$92,147
WY:

$59,882

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $61,112 (it was $23,023 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $282,399 (it was $159,200 in 2000)
Meadow Acres:

$282,399
WY:

$209,500
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  • Races in Meadow Acres, WY (2010)

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    • 18894.9%White alone
    • 73.5%Two or more races
    • 21.0%Hispanic
    • 10.5%Asian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Meadow Acres: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (93.3%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 1.42 square miles.

Population density: 139 people per square mile   (very low).

Meadow Acres, Wyoming map

For population 25 years and over in Meadow Acres:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 53.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Meadow Acres CDP:

  • Never married: 21.0%
  • Now married: 53.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 25.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,280 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,635 (0.7%)

Meadow Acres satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (135.8 miles , pop. 53,011).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (214.2 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (722.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Brookhurst, WY (2.7 miles) , Evansville, WY (2.9 miles ), Glenrock, WY (3.4 miles ), Casper, WY (3.5 miles ), Rolling Hills, WY (3.6 miles ), Hartrandt, WY (3.6 miles ), Bar Nunn, WY (3.7 miles ), Casper Mountain, WY (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 42.86 N, Longitude: 106.09 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

Meadow Acres household income distribution Meadow Acres home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Wyoming:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (27%)
  • Wholesale trade (21%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (49%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (23%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (13%)
  • Utilities (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (29%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (27%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (17%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (36%)
  • Sales and related occupations (26%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (23%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Meadow Acres, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Meadow Acres-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Wyoming state average. It is 51% 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 256.9 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 396.0 miles away from Meadow Acres center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 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 41.7 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 263.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 95.0 miles away from Meadow Acres 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) earthquake occurred 247.4 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 Natrona County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Meadow Acres topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Meadow Acres:

  • WYOMING BEHAVIORAL INSTITUTE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; CASPER, WY)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW REGIONAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; CASPER, WY)
  • CENTRAL WYOMING HOSPICE PROGRAM (Hospital, about 12 miles away; CASPER, WY)
  • WYMEDCARE HOME HEALTH DEPARTMENT (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; CASPER, WY)
  • WYOMING MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; CASPER, WY)
  • WYOMING MEDICAL CENTER TRANSITIONAL CARE UNIT (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CASPER, WY)
  • CENTRAL WYOMING OUTPATIENT SURGERY CENTER (Hospital, about 12 miles away; CASPER, WY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Meadow Acres:

  • Casper College (about 13 miles; Casper, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,770)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 109 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • University of Wyoming (about 111 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)
  • Sheridan College (about 139 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 139 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Chadron State College (about 157 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • Black Hills State University (about 159 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)

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Natrona 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 58.9. This is better than average.

City:

58.9
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.87. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.87
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.67. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.67
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 35.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 4.31. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.31
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 23.1%
(27.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  79.5%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.4%
Whole state:  7.1%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.3% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

3.2
Wyoming average:

9.5

Meadow Acres travel time to work - commute Meadow Acres mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Meadow Acres CDP (based on Natrona County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,30646
Catholic7,8243
Mainline Protestant5,26616
Other5,02613
Orthodox2351
Black Protestant1231
None47,670-
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: 9
Natrona County:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Natrona County:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Natrona County:

4.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 55
Here:

7.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Natrona County:

25.0%
Wyoming:

24.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Meadow Acres:

47.2%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

55.4%
Wyoming:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Meadow Acres:

29.9
Wyoming:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Meadow Acres:

18.1%
Wyoming:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Meadow Acres:

12.6%
Wyoming:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Meadow Acres:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.7%
State:

34.9%

General health condition:
This city:

60.8%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Meadow Acres:

79.9%
Wyoming:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Meadow Acres, WY Residents

7.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,948 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.02%
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 Converse County, WY  0.42% ($34,119 average AGI)
from Fremont County, WY  0.27% ($35,543)
from Albany County, WY  0.27% ($31,679)


6.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,589 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.49%
Wyoming average:

8.16%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($229 average AGI)
Natrona County:

0.04%
Wyoming average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Converse County, WY  0.29% ($37,284 average AGI)
to Albany County, WY  0.26% ($18,759)
to Laramie County, WY  0.22% ($44,833)

Strongest AM radio stations in Meadow Acres:

  • 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)
  • KVOC (1230 AM; 1 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: MOUNT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKTL (1400 AM; 1 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKHI (1210 AM; 10 kW; LARAMIE, WY; Owner: LARAMIE MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Meadow Acres:

  • K219CA (91.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KRVK (107.9 FM; MIDWEST, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, INC.)
  • KWYY (95.5 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KASS (106.9 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: MOUNT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KCSP-FM (90.3 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL B/CTERS, INC.)
  • KQLT (103.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: MOUNT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KHOC (102.5 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: MOUNT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KTRS-FM (104.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMGW (96.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMLD (94.5 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: MT. RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUWC (91.3 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)
  • K209CS (89.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • KKTY-FM (99.3 FM; DOUGLAS, WY; Owner: DOUGLAS BROADCASTING)

TV broadcast stations around Meadow Acres:

  • KTWO-TV (Channel 2; CASPER, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHANNEL 2, INC.)
  • KFNB (Channel 20; CASPER, WY; Owner: WYOMEDIA CORPORATION)
  • K26ES (Channel 26; CASPER, WY; Owner: WYOMEDIA CORP.)
  • K47HQ (Channel 47; CASPER, WY; Owner: MANNA MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • K06KH (Channel 6; CASPER, WY; Owner: CASPER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KGWC-TV (Channel 14; CASPER, WY; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF CASPER, LLC)
  • KCWY (Channel 13; CASPER, WY; Owner: SWEETWATER BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (39%)

Meadow Acres compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
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