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Population in 2010: 208. Population change since 2000: -3.3%
Males: 116  (55.8%)
Females: 92  (44.2%)

Median resident age:  48.3 years
Wyoming median age:  42.3 years

Zip codes: 82723.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $62,321 (it was $25,096 in 2000)
Osage:

$62,321
WY:

$54,901
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $25,279

Osage CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $66,057 (it was $24,600 in 2000)
Osage:

$66,057
WY:

$187,400
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $138,774; Detached houses: $70,095; Mobile homes: $355,800

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  • White alone - 201 (96.6%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (1.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (1.0%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (0.5%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Osage: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (19.7%), English (13.0%), French (13.0%), Scotch-Irish (7.6%), Irish (7.0%), Danish (5.4%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4925 feet

Land area: 1.94 square miles.

Population density: 107 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




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For population 25 years and over in Osage:

  • High school or higher: 78.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 30.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Osage CDP:

  • Never married: 12.7%
  • Now married: 65.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $239 (0.4%)

Osage satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (59.8 miles , pop. 59,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Denver, CO (295.7 miles , pop. 554,636).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (831.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Upton, WY (3.6 miles ), Newcastle, WY (3.7 miles ), Hill View Heights, WY (4.1 miles) , Sundance, WY (5.4 miles ), Pine Haven, WY (5.7 miles ), Moorcroft, WY (5.7 miles ), Lead, SD (6.4 miles ), Central City, SD (6.5 miles) .

Latitude: 43.98 N, Longitude: 104.42 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

Osage household income distribution Osage home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.0%
Wyoming:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (26%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Manufacturing (61%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Wholesale trade (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Carpenters (18%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (16%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (15%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (13%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Other financial specialists (25%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (25%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Osage-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Wyoming state average. It is 35% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/25/1975, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.5 miles away from the Osage place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 7/12/1965, a category F3 tornado 20.4 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Osage-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wyoming state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 76.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 78.4 miles away from Osage center
On 2/6/1996 at 16:08:36, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 34.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1996 at 02:48:08, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/24/1993 at 23:52:17, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 ML) earthquake occurred 46.9 miles away from Osage center
On 8/29/2004 at 18:49:44, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Weston County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2

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

  • WESTON COUNTY HEALTH SERVICES HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; NEWCASTLE, WY)
  • WESTON COUNTY HEALTH SERVICES (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; NEWCASTLE, WY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Osage:

  • Black Hills State University (about 45 miles; Spearfish, SD; Full-time enrollment: 2,551)
  • Casper College (about 125 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,078)
  • University of Wyoming (about 195 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 9,610)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 201 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 2,121)
  • Montana State University-Billings (about 237 miles; Billings, MT; FT enrollment: 2,629)
  • Colorado State University (about 239 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 22,884)
  • University of Northern Colorado (about 248 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 9,984)

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Notable location: Osage Volunteer Fire Department and Ambulance (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Weston County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 0.898. This is significantly better than average.
City:

0.898
U.S.:

31.959
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.613. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.613
U.S.:

2.433

Drinking water stations with addresses in Osage that have no violations reported:

  • OSAGE WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 200, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 10.8%
(11.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  55.9%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.6%
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: 1.1% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Osage, WY


5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Osage compared to Wyoming state average:

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


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Osage travel time to work - commute


Osage mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (53%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Other fuel (11%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Utility gas (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Osage CDP (based on Weston County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.88%
Here36.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchSeventh-Day Adventist Church
Adherents32.7%21.8%14.3%7.8%6.6%
Congregations12.5%12.5%6.3%6.3%18.8%
NameAssemblies of GodSouthern Baptist ConventionEpiscopal ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents5.9%3.2%2.7%2.5%2.4%
Congregations12.5%6.3%6.3%6.3%12.5%
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: 4
Weston County:

5.81 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Weston County:

5.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

11.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Weston County:

29.3%
Wyoming:

24.4%

9.27% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,191 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.27%
Wyoming average:

9.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Campbell County, WY  1.22% ($32,839 average AGI)
from Crook County, WY  0.63% ($30,313)
from Natrona County, WY  0.59% ($30,600)


7.96% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,678 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.96%
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 Campbell County, WY  0.84% ($49,810 average AGI)
to Pennington County, SD  0.60% ($56,200)
to Crook County, WY  0.44% ($39,909)

Strongest AM radio stations in Osage:

  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KASL (1240 AM; 1 kW; NEWCASTLE, WY; Owner: KASL, LLC)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKLS (920 AM; 10 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KDSJ (980 AM; 5 kW; DEADWOOD, SD; Owner: GOLDRUSH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIML (1270 AM; 5 kW; GILLETTE, WY; Owner: GILLETTE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KIMM (1150 AM; 5 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: KIMM RADIO, INC.)
  • KZMX (580 AM; 2 kW; HOT SPRINGS, SD; Owner: MT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KOTA (1380 AM; 5 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: DUHAMEL BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Osage:

  • KSLT (107.3 FM; SPEARFISH, SD; Owner: BETHESDA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KYDT (103.1 FM; SUNDANCE, WY; Owner: ULTIMATE CAPS, INC.)
  • KDDX (101.1 FM; SPEARFISH, SD; Owner: DUHAMEL BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES)
  • KZZI (95.9 FM; BELLE FOURCHE, SD; Owner: WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA BROADCASTING, L)
  • KUWD (91.5 FM; SUNDANCE, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)
  • KSQY (95.1 FM; DEADWOOD, SD; Owner: HAUGO BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KRKI (99.5 FM; NEWCASTLE, WY; Owner: MICHAEL RADIO GROUP)
  • KLMP (97.9 FM; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: BETHESDA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KAWK (105.1 FM; CUSTER, SD; Owner: MOUNT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUWN (90.5 FM; NEWCASTLE, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)

TV broadcast stations around Osage:

  • K08BI (Channel 8; OSAGE, WY; Owner: OSAGE TV ASSOCIATION, INC.)


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 9 Mi Sw (Lat: 43.888861 Lon: -104.525500), Call Sign: WSE323
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.900 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/04/1999, Expiration Date: 12/18/2004, Cancellation Date: 02/19/2005
    Registrant: Carl Slagle, Osage, WY 82723, Phone: (307) 465-2377
  • Well 3 (Lat: 43.978028 Lon: -104.408278), Call Sign: WNMM729
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/02/2003, Expiration Date: 09/14/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/23/2011
    Registrant: Black Hills Corporation, 1140 Plant Street, Rapid City, SD 57709, Phone: (605) 721-2161, Fax: (605) 721-2199, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Osage, Lat: 44.031000 Lon: -104.385000, Call Sign: WQAS941
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.431 MHz, 956.431 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/02/2004, Expiration Date: 08/02/2014, Certifier: Joseph Listengart
    Registrant: Sourcegas Arkansas, 655 East Millsap Road, Suite 104, Fayetteville, AR 72703, Phone: (877) 404-7207, Fax: (479) 582-7802, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KD7RDE, Licensee ID: L00510280
    Grant Date: 02/29/2012, Expiration Date: 05/01/2022, Certifier: Nancy L Bock
    Registrant: Nancy L Bock, Osage, WY 82723-0321


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6


Most common first names in Osage, WY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Anna384.7 years
Carl384.7 years
Leonard377.0 years
Richard380.6 years
Glenn277.5 years
George292.0 years
Albert276.0 years
Donald262.5 years
Harry273.5 years
Helen284.4 years
Most common last names in Osage, WY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bock678.6 years
Garhart472.0 years
Draper355.4 years
Holwell382.6 years
Julius372.3 years
Childs387.0 years
Hamilton358.6 years
Johnson380.4 years
Mccollom359.6 years
Taylor377.0 years
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