Rawlins, Wyoming

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Population in 2017: 8,858 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.7%
 
Males: 4,861  (54.9%)
Females: 3,997  (45.1%)
Median resident age:

35.1 years
Wyoming median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 82301, 82334.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $58,373 (it was $36,600 in 2000)
Rawlins:

$58,373
WY:

$60,434

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,870 (it was $17,887 in 2000)

Rawlins city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $157,856 (it was $67,400 in 2000)
Rawlins:

$157,856
WY:

$214,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $149,701; detached houses: $166,074; townhouses or other attached units: $121,808; mobile homes: $44,481

Median gross rent in 2017: $880.

March 2019 cost of living index in Rawlins: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.1%
(10.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.3% for Black residents, 25.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.7% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 9.3% for other race residents, 30.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Rawlins, WY (2017)
    • 6,33069.9%White alone
    • 2,36526.1%Hispanic
    • 1461.6%Black alone
    • 1271.4%Two or more races
    • 881.0%American Indian alone
    • 240.3%Asian alone
    • 90.10%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Wyoming and other state lists, there were 224 registered sex offenders living in Rawlins, Wyoming as of August 06, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Rawlins is 41 to 1.


Crime rates in Rawlins by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(10.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(34.6)
2
(22.8)
5
(58.3)
3
(34.7)
1
(11.5)
3
(33.4)
1
(10.7)
9
(96.4)
2
(22.0)
1
(10.9)
1
(10.8)
6
(66.6)
3
(33.1)
8
(90.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(46.1)
4
(45.7)
3
(35.0)
1
(11.6)
2
(22.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
27
(311.1)
34
(388.3)
45
(525.0)
23
(265.9)
20
(229.5)
22
(244.6)
43
(460.7)
16
(171.4)
27
(297.3)
25
(272.9)
28
(303.5)
10
(111.1)
24
(265.2)
29
(329.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
57
(656.7)
47
(536.8)
53
(618.3)
37
(427.7)
36
(413.0)
31
(344.7)
40
(428.6)
39
(417.7)
39
(429.5)
15
(163.8)
32
(346.8)
34
(377.6)
28
(309.4)
19
(215.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
332
(3,825)
332
(3,792)
307
(3,581)
237
(2,740)
254
(2,914)
229
(2,546)
224
(2,400)
204
(2,185)
185
(2,037)
166
(1,812)
194
(2,103)
228
(2,532)
142
(1,569)
135
(1,533)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
33
(380.2)
20
(228.4)
17
(198.3)
10
(115.6)
20
(229.5)
7
(77.8)
14
(150.0)
15
(160.7)
11
(121.1)
18
(196.5)
14
(151.7)
18
(199.9)
13
(143.6)
17
(193.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(11.5)
2
(22.8)
1
(11.7)
2
(23.1)
1
(11.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(32.1)
1
(11.0)
1
(10.9)
6
(65.0)
2
(22.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(34.1)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)333.1317.2387.9233.2225.8207.8238.7240.9201.6163.0211.6222.6175.5230.4

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City-data.com crime index in Rawlins, WY

Crime rate in Rawlins detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 27 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
Wyoming average:

2.53
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Ancestries: German (12.9%), Irish (8.7%), American (6.2%), English (6.0%), European (4.9%), Swedish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 6769 feet

Land area: 7.40 square miles.

Population density: 1,197 people per square mile   (low).

Rawlins, Wyoming map

661 residents are foreign born (6.1% Latin America).

This city:

7.3%
Wyoming:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,084 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $621 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (133.7 miles , pop. 53,011).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (177.0 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (629.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Sinclair, WY (2.5 miles ),
Saratoga, WY (5.7 miles ),
Bairoil, WY (5.9 miles),
Hanna, WY (5.9 miles ),
Wamsutter, WY (6.3 miles ),
Elk Mountain, WY (6.6 miles),
Riverside, WY (6.8 miles),
Encampment, WY (6.8 miles )

Latitude: 41.79 N, Longitude: 107.23 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -663 (-7.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,840 (69.0%)

Area code: 307

Distribution of median household income in Rawlins, WY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Rawlins, WY in 2017
Rawlins satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Wyoming:

3.8%
Historical population in Rawlins, WY
Historical housing units in Rawlins, WY
Most common industries in Rawlins, WY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (12.1%)
  • Construction (10.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.0%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Health care (7.6%)
  • Petroleum & coal products (5.1%)
  • Rail transportation (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.2%)
  • Public administration (14.6%)
  • Petroleum & coal products (9.0%)
  • Rail transportation (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.5%)
  • Utilities (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (16.5%)
  • Health care (13.5%)
  • Educational services (13.1%)
  • Public administration (9.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
  • Gasoline stations (4.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Rawlins, WY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Cashiers (4.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.2%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (3.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.3%)
  • Cashiers (7.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Registered nurses (3.5%)

Average climate in Rawlins, Wyoming

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Rawlins, Wyoming environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 1.31. This is significantly better than average.

City:

1.31
U.S.:

74.20
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2015 was 6.03. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.03
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.379. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.379
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2015 was 33.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 10.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 2.80. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.80
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Rawlins-area historical earthquake activity is near Wyoming state average. It is 94% 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 258.1 miles away from Rawlins 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 368.1 miles away from Rawlins 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 95.2 miles away from Rawlins center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 270.2 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 202.7 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) earthquake occurred 266.2 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 Carbon County (1) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rawlins topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Rawlins:

  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF CARBON COUNTY (2221 ELM ST)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF CARBON COUNTY (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 2221 WEST ELM STREET)
  • PREMIUM HEALTH AT HOME LLC (515 N 3RD STREET, SUITE L)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION - RAWLINS (542 16TH STREET)
  • MHCC CARE PAVILION ("2221 W ELM, P O BOX 460")

Airports and heliports located in Rawlins:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rawlins:

  • Casper College (about 86 miles; Casper, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,770)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 91 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • University of Wyoming (about 93 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)
  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 105 miles; Rock Springs, WY; FT enrollment: 2,086)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 136 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Colorado State University-Fort Collins (about 141 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 25,099)
  • Colorado Mountain College (about 156 miles; Glenwood Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 3,463)

Public high schools in Rawlins:

Public elementary/middle schools in Rawlins:

  • RAWLINS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 349, Location: 1001 EAST BROOKS ST, Grades: 6-8)
  • RAWLINS ELEMENTARY (Location: 1301 DARNLEY RD, Grades: KG-5)
See full list of schools located in Rawlins

Library in Rawlins:

  • CARBON COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $739,849; Location: 215 WEST BUFFALO; 93,293 books; 6,400 audio materials; 4,626 video materials; 39 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 103 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Rawlins: Rawlins Fire Department Station One (A), Carbon County Fire Department Rawlins (B), Carbon County Emergency Medical Services Rawlins (C), Rawlins Fire Department Training Center (D), Rawlins Fire Department Station Two (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Highlands Estate Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Park in Rawlins: Rodeo Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Carbon County Government - Museum (904 West Walnut Street), Wyoming Frontier Prison Museum (500 West Walnut Street), Old Pen Gift Shoppe (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 500 West Walnut Street).

Hotels: Ideal Motel (1507 Spruce St), Motel 7 (1915 West Spruce Street), Sleep Inn Rawlins (1392 So Higley Boulevard), 1st Choice Inn (1904 East Cedar Street), AA Court (710 9th Street), Best Motel (905 West Spruce Street), Jade Lodge (415 West Spruce Street), Travelodge Rawlins WY (1617 West Spruce Street), Budget Inn (1500 West Spruce Street).

Courts: Wyoming State - Circuit Court (Courthouse), Wyoming State Government - District Court Judicial District 2-A (Courthouse), Rawlins City Government - Police Department- Municipal Court (521 West Cedar Street), Carbon County - Clerk Of District Court (Courthouse), Carbon County - Clerk Of District Court- Child Support (Courthouse).

Birthplace of: Mike Lansing - Baseball player, Steve Worster - Football full backs, John J. Hickey - Politician.

Carbon 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 Rawlins and their reported violations in the past:

RAWLINS WATER SUPPLY, CITY OF (Population served: 9,749, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-28-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-12-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-30-2011)
WY TRANS DEPT FT STEELE RA (Population served: 300, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUN-2012. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-27-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2012. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-27-2012)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JAN-2008, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-21-2008), St Compliance achieved (FEB-29-2008)
  • One regular monitoring violation
THREE FORKS-MUDDY GAP SERVICE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Wyoming:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.1%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.1%
Whole state:

7.1%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Rawlins in 2010:

  • 643 people in state prisons
  • 56 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 49 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities

People in group quarters in Rawlins in 2000:

  • 386 people in state prisons
  • 16 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Rawlins (2011 data):

  • The Rawlins National Bank: East Branch at 600 North Higley Blvd, branch established on 2002/05/02; at 220 Fifth Street, branch established on 1898/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $149.7 mil, Deposits: $130.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Carbon County Holding Company
  • Bank of the West: Rawlins Branch at 4th And Buffalo, branch established on 1883/01/01. 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
  • Bank of Commerce: Bank Of Commerce at Third And Buffalo, branch established on 1978/04/20. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $119.8 mil, Deposits: $106.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Rawlins Bankshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Rawlins:

Marital status in Rawlins, WY
  • Never married: 29.6%
  • Now married: 47.5%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

For population 25 years and over in Rawlins:

  • High school or higher: 88.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Wyoming average:

9.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Rawlins
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Rawlins, WY (based on Carbon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,6635
Other1,5456
Evangelical Protestant1,46823
Mainline Protestant1,03911
None10,170-
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: 6
This county:

3.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Here:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
This county:

11.02 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Carbon County:

18.81 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

10.08 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Carbon County:

7.3%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.9%
Wyoming:

24.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Rawlins:

47.4%
Wyoming:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.5%
Wyoming:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Rawlins:

28.7
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.3%
Wyoming:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Rawlins:

10.4%
Wyoming:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rawlins:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Rawlins:

33.4%
Wyoming:

34.9%

General health condition:
Here:

54.2%
Wyoming:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.4%
Wyoming:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rawlins, WY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 20$89,393$53,6360$0
Parks and Recreation 15$54,323$43,4589$3,463
Other Government Administration 10$21,016$25,2191$1,506
Firefighters 10$41,923$50,3080$0
Police - Other 9$33,586$44,7810$0
Other and Unallocable 9$34,457$45,9430$0
Water Supply 8$32,207$48,3110$0
Solid Waste Management 7$22,398$38,3971$1,205
Sewerage 7$24,038$41,2080$0
Streets and Highways 5$21,656$51,9740$0
Financial Administration 4$21,649$64,9470$0
Judicial and Legal 4$19,913$59,7391$985
Housing and Community Development (Local) 2$7,668$46,0080$0
Transit 1$2,084$25,0080$0
Totals for Government 111$426,311$46,08812$7,159

Rawlins government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $299,000 ($33.75)
    Parks and Recreation: $279,000 ($31.50)
    Water Utilities: $107,000 ($12.08)
    General Public Buildings: $67,000 ($7.56)
    Regular Highways: $37,000 ($4.18)
  • Current Operations - Parks and Recreation: $3,647,000 ($411.72)
    Police Protection: $2,379,000 ($268.57)
    General - Other: $2,275,000 ($256.83)
    Water Utilities: $1,624,000 ($183.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,432,000 ($161.66)
    Local Fire Protection: $933,000 ($105.33)
    Sewerage: $859,000 ($96.97)
    Central Staff Services: $746,000 ($84.22)
    General Public Buildings: $599,000 ($67.62)
    Regular Highways: $527,000 ($59.49)
    Housing and Community Development: $470,000 ($53.06)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $405,000 ($45.72)
    Financial Administration: $382,000 ($43.12)
    Health - Other: $132,000 ($14.90)
    Public Welfare - Other: $48,000 ($5.42)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $880,000 ($99.35)
    Police Protection: $66,000 ($7.45)
    Water Utilities: $64,000 ($7.23)
    Local Fire Protection: $64,000 ($7.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($0.45)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($0.23)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($0.23)
    General Public Building: $2,000 ($0.23)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($0.11)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,049,000 ($569.99)

Rawlins government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,021,000 ($228.16)
    Sewerage: $1,152,000 ($130.05)
    Parks and Recreation: $484,000 ($54.64)
    Other: $209,000 ($23.59)
    Housing and Community Development: $95,000 ($10.72)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $31,000 ($3.50)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $9,000 ($1.02)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,220,000 ($250.62)
    Other: $60,000 ($6.77)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,083,000 ($348.05)
    Sale of Property: $58,000 ($6.55)
    Interest Earnings: $21,000 ($2.37)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,280,000 ($257.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,375,000 ($381.01)
    Other: $3,309,000 ($373.56)
    Highways: $398,000 ($44.93)
  • Tax - Property: $720,000 ($81.28)
    Public Utilities Sales: $596,000 ($67.28)
    Other License: $121,000 ($13.66)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $106,000 ($11.97)
    Other Selective Sales: $30,000 ($3.39)

Rawlins government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,845,000 ($1450.10)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,737,000 ($1437.91)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $843,000 ($95.17)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $735,000 ($82.98)

Rawlins government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $73,000 ($8.24)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,048,000 ($2376.16)

8.14% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,184 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.14%
Wyoming average:

7.08%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Laramie County, WY  0.47% ($46,607 average AGI)
from Natrona County, WY  0.45% ($57,111)
from Albany County, WY  0.43% ($29,269)


8.77% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,589 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.77%
Wyoming average:

7.86%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Albany County, WY  0.63% ($36,763 average AGI)
to Laramie County, WY  0.63% ($52,395)
to Sweetwater County, WY  0.50% ($48,633)
Businesses in Rawlins, WY
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1Kroger2
Best Western1La-Z-Boy1
Chevrolet1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Comfort Inn1McDonald's1
Days Inn1Microtel1
Dennys1Quality1
Econo Lodge1RadioShack1
FedEx3Super 81
H&R Block1Travelodge1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS4

Strongest AM radio stations in Rawlins:

  • KRAL (1240 AM; 1 kW; RAWLINS, WY; Owner: MT. RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KRAI (550 AM; 5 kW; CRAIG, CO; Owner: WILD WEST RADIO, INC.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHI (1210 AM; 10 kW; LARAMIE, WY; Owner: LARAMIE MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rawlins:

  • KIQZ (92.7 FM; RAWLINS, WY; Owner: MT. RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K269EG (101.7 FM; RAWLINS, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL B/CASTERS INC.)
  • K217DG (91.3 FM; RAWLINS, WY; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K206AJ (89.1 FM; SINCLAIR, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)

TV broadcast stations around Rawlins:

  • KFNR (Channel 11; RAWLINS, WY; Owner: FIRST NATIONAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K21CV (Channel 21; RAWLINS, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHANNEL 2, INC.)
  • K56AV (Channel 56; RAWLINS, ETC., WY; Owner: RIVERTON FREMONT TV CLUB, INC.)
  • K58AM (Channel 58; RAWLINS, ETC., WY; Owner: RIVERTON FREMONT TV CLUB, INC.)
Rawlins fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Rawlins fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 27Number of bridges
  • 413ft / 126mTotal length
  • $440,000Total costs
  • 159,210Total average daily traffic
  • 76,104Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Rawlins, WY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41950-1959
  • 161960-1969
  • 31990-1999
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Rawlins, WY
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rawlins)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 124 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Rawlins, WY)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 56 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rawlins)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Rawlins)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 50. The highest number of fire incidents - 87 took place in 2006, and the least - 0 in 2013. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Rawlins, WY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (41.3%), and Structure Fires (30.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Rawlins, WY
    • 34941.3%Outside Fires
    • 25430.1%Structure Fires
    • 17821.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 647.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rawlins, WY

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Rawlins, Wyoming:

  • Super 8 Motel, 2338 Wagon Cir St, Rawlins, Wyoming 82301 , Phone: (307) 328-0630
  • Americas Best Value Inn, 1392 S Higley Blvd, Rawlins, Wyoming 82301 , Phone: (307) 328-1732
  • Days Inn, 2222 E Cedar St, Rawlins, Wyoming 82301 , Phone: (307) 324-6615, Fax: (307) 324-6615
  • Comfort Inn & Suites, 2366 E Cedar St, Rawlins, Wyoming 82301 , Phone: (307) 324-3663, Fax: (307) 324-4180
  • Microtel Inn And Suites, 812 Locust St, Rawlins, Wyoming 82301 , Phone: (307) 324-5588, Fax: (307) 324-5205
  • Holiday Inn Express, 201 Airport Rd, Rawlins, Wyoming 82301 , Phone: (307) 324-3760, Fax: (307) 324-3762
  • Oak Tree Inn, 2005 E Daley St, Rawlins, Wyoming 82301 , Phone: (307) 324-4700, Fax: (307) 324-9667
  • Hampton Inn, 406 Airport Rd, Rawlins, Wyoming 82301 , Phone: (307) 324-2320, Fax: (307) 324-2284
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Rawlins, Wyoming
Most common first names in Rawlins, WY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7073.8 years
Mary5880.7 years
James4168.3 years
Robert3567.1 years
Margaret3476.8 years
William3468.4 years
Charles3076.0 years
George2972.4 years
Helen2778.8 years
Frank2773.3 years
Most common last names in Rawlins, WY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martinez3071.9 years
Johnson2976.3 years
Sanchez2366.3 years
Smith2273.4 years
Anderson1879.8 years
Gonzales1672.4 years
Romero1571.8 years
Jones1571.9 years
Garcia1374.9 years
Hall1271.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rawlins, WY
  • 79.1%Utility gas
  • 19.1%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rawlins, WY
  • 53.8%Electricity
  • 46.2%Utility gas


Rawlins compared to Wyoming state average:

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

Rawlins on our top lists:

  • #29 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: transportation occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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