Parkman, Wyoming

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Population in 2010: 151. Population change since 2000: +10.2%
Males: 61  (41.0%)
Females: 90  (59.0%)
Median resident age:  49.3 years
Wyoming median age:  42.3 years

Zip codes: 82838, 82839.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $43,093 (it was $31,750 in 2000)
Parkman:

$43,093
WY:

$54,901
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,014 (it was $14,075 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $171,749 (it was $85,000 in 2000)
Parkman:

$171,749
WY:

$187,400
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $445,281; Detached houses: $526,682; Mobile homes: $350,313
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  • White alone - 144 (95.4%)
  • Hispanic - 7 (4.6%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Parkman: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Norwegian (26.8%), United States (25.5%), English (11.5%), German (8.3%), Danish (5.7%), Irish (5.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 11.1 square miles.

Population density: 14 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Parkman:

  • High school or higher: 99.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Parkman 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 mortgages in 2012: $4,050 (1.3%)

Parkman satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Billings, MT (83.4 miles , pop. 89,847).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (370.5 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (830.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Dayton, WY (2.4 miles ), Ranchester, WY (2.7 miles ), Wyola, MT (3.6 miles) , Sheridan, WY (4.4 miles ), Big Horn, WY (5.0 miles) , Lodge Grass, MT (5.0 miles ), Tongue River, MT (5.4 miles) , Story, WY (5.7 miles ).

Latitude: 44.96 N, Longitude: 107.29 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 406

Parkman household income distribution Parkman home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.4%
Wyoming:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (53%)
  • Utilities (47%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (45%)
  • Educational services (33%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (23%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (14%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (11%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Secondary school teachers (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (8%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (18%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (18%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Child care workers (11%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (11%)
  • Business operations specialists (7%)
  • Cashiers (7%)

Average climate in Parkman, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Parkman-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wyoming state average. It is 2% smaller 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 167.3 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 326.6 miles away from Parkman 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 170.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 84.1 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) earthquake occurred 237.1 miles away from Parkman center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 82.4 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 Sheridan County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
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).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Parkman:

  • Sheridan College (about 22 miles; Sheridan, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,070)
  • Montana State University-Billings (about 84 miles; Billings, MT; FT enrollment: 4,319)
  • Casper College (about 155 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Black Hills State University (about 172 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)
  • Montana State University (about 190 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 12,942)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 211 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 236 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)

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Reservoirs: Steele Reservoir (A), Owen Brothers Reservoir (B), Padlock Number 1 A Five Mile Reservoir (C), Cooper Reservoir (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: South Fork Fivemile Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Sheridan 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 2012 was 46.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

46.6
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 5.95. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.95
U.S.:

9.14

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

PARKMAN BAR (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Consult with State - In DEC-15-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-26-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-02-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-25-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-26-2010)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 0.0%
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  70.1%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.5%
Whole state:  7.1%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Parkman compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above 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.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (67%)
  • Electricity (33%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Parkman CDP (based on Sheridan County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.60%
Here: 46.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchEpiscopal ChurchLutheran Church
Adherents43.2%9.8%7.6%6.8%5.8%
Congregations9.4%3.1%12.5%3.1%3.1%
Name The Wesleyan ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)United Methodist ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionOther
Adherents4.2%3.3%3.0%2.9%13.6%
Congregations3.1%3.1%3.1%9.4%50.0%
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: 8
Sheridan County:

2.85 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Sheridan County:

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Sheridan County:

4.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Here:

9.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Sheridan County:

22.9%
Wyoming:

24.4%

7.25% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($52,545 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.25%
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 Campbell County, WY  0.60% ($91,366 average AGI)
from Yellowstone County, MT  0.36% ($50,643)
from Johnson County, WY  0.36% ($30,238)


7.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,279 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.30%
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 Campbell County, WY  0.43% ($45,569 average AGI)
to Yellowstone County, MT  0.39% ($38,130)
to Albany County, WY  0.32% ($23,105)

Strongest AM radio stations in Parkman:

  • KROE (930 AM; 5 kW; SHERIDAN, WY; Owner: LOVCOM, INC.)
  • KWYO (1410 AM; 5 kW; SHERIDAN, WY; Owner: KWYO AM, LLC)
  • KZMQ (1140 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREYBULL, WY; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WYOMING LLC)
  • 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)
  • KURL (730 AM; 5 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: ELENBAAS MEDIA, INC.)
  • KGHL (790 AM; 5 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KATL (770 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: STAR PRINTING COMPANY)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KBUL (970 AM; 5 kW; BILLINGS, MT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPOW (1260 AM; 5 kW; POWELL, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMTA (1050 AM; 10 kW; MILES CITY, MT; Owner: SENGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Parkman:

  • K244CK (96.7 FM; COWLEY, ETC., WY; Owner: CONNECTION COMMUNICATIONS ASSOC., INC.)
  • KZMQ-FM (100.3 FM; GREYBULL, WY; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WYOMING LLC)
  • KZZS (98.3 FM; STORY, WY; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WYOMING, L.L.C.)
  • KYTI (93.7 FM; SHERIDAN, WY; Owner: LOVCOM, INC.)
  • KZWY (94.9 FM; SHERIDAN, WY; Owner: LOVCOM, INC.)
  • KSUW (91.3 FM; SHERIDAN, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)
  • KLGT (92.9 FM; BUFFALO, WY; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WYOMING, L.L.C.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Burlington Northern Depot (Lat: 44.956639 Lon: -107.325639), Type: Pole, Structure height: 21 m, Overall height: 26 m, Call Sign: KJS909
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.920 MHz, 161.100 MHz, 161.160 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/28/2005, Expiration Date: 07/12/2015
    Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Parkman, Sr347 - 0.5mi Ne Of (Lat: 44.958833 Lon: -107.325639), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WNEI857
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/24/2010, Expiration Date: 08/08/2020
    Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KC7PXB, Licensee ID: L01097874
    Grant Date: 12/22/2005, Expiration Date: 03/18/2016, Certifier: John R Johnston
    Registrant: John R Johnston, 691 Pass Creek Rd, Parkman, WY 82838
  • Call Sign: KF7RUD, Licensee ID: L01663737
    Grant Date: 09/27/2011, Expiration Date: 09/27/2021, Certifier: Robert J Schluter
    Registrant: Robert J Schluter, Parkman, WY 82838

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 83458 , Serial Number: 18-7601942, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 04/28/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Sheeley Ranch, Star Route Po Box 2463, Parkman, WY 82838

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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