Red Butte, Wyoming

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Population in 2010: 449. Population change since 2000: +2.3%
Males: 271  (60.5%)
Females: 178  (39.5%)
Median resident age:  53.7 years
Wyoming median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 82604.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $119,671 (it was $70,350 in 2000)
Red Butte:

$119,671
WY:

$59,882

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $48,773 (it was $26,751 in 2000)

Red Butte CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $304,554 (it was $132,100 in 2000)
Red Butte:

$304,554
WY:

$209,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $303,209; Detached houses: $296,311
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  • Races in Red Butte, WY (2010)

    Red Butte races chart
    • 42394.2%White alone
    • 122.7%Hispanic
    • 81.8%Asian alone
    • 30.7%American Indian alone
    • 20.4%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Red Butte: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Scandinavian (10.6%), Greek (8.0%), German (7.1%), American (5.3%), English (4.9%), European (4.9%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 0.47 square miles.

Population density: 962 people per square mile   (low).

Red Butte,WY real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Red Butte:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Red Butte CDP:

  • Never married: 18.0%
  • Now married: 68.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

24 residents are foreign born

This place:

5.5%
Wyoming:

3.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,646 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,813 (0.5%)

Red Butte satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (142.2 miles , pop. 53,011).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (216.1 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (710.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Mills, WY (2.0 miles ), Vista West, WY (2.1 miles ), Bessemer Bend, WY (2.4 miles) , Casper, WY (2.4 miles ), Casper Mountain, WY (2.7 miles ), Hartrandt, WY (2.8 miles ), Bar Nunn, WY (2.9 miles ), Evansville, WY (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 42.81 N, Longitude: 106.43 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

Red Butte household income distribution Red Butte home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Wyoming:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (34%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (1%)
  • Public administration (21%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Finance and insurance (16%)
  • Utilities (13%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (55%)
  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Red Butte, Wyoming

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Earthquake activity:

Red Butte-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Wyoming state average. It is 62% 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 243.7 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 380.2 miles away from Red Butte 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 52.4 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 250.8 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 230.0 miles away from Red Butte center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 313.4 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).
Red Butte topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Red Butte:

  • SHEPHERD OF THE VALLEY HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CASPER, WY)
  • POPLAR LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CASPER, WY)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF CASPER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CASPER, WY)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF CASPER (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; CASPER, WY)
  • WYOMING KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; CASPER, WY)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE OF WYOMING INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; CASPER, WY)
  • CENTRAL WYOMING OUTPATIENT SURGERY CENTER (Hospital, about 7 miles away; CASPER, WY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Red Butte:

  • Casper College (about 6 miles; Casper, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,770)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 111 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • University of Wyoming (about 113 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)
  • Sheridan College (about 138 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 146 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 167 miles; Rock Springs, WY; FT enrollment: 2,086)
  • Colorado State University-Fort Collins (about 170 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 25,099)

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Notable location: Red Buttes Battle Site (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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 3.63. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.63
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.67. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.67
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 36.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.3 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 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.31
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 6.4%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  77.6%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.6%
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: 0.6% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.1
Wyoming average:

9.5

Red Butte travel time to work - commute Red Butte mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Red Butte 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:
Red Butte:

52.7%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

54.6%
Wyoming:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.5
Wyoming:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Red Butte:

17.6%
State:

21.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Red Butte:

6.8
Wyoming:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

22.6%
Wyoming:

34.9%

General health condition:
This city:

61.9%
Wyoming:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Red Butte:

82.2%
Wyoming:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Red Butte, 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 Red Butte:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in Red Butte:

  • KMGW (96.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K219CA (91.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KUWC (91.3 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)
  • K209CS (89.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • KMLD (94.5 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: MT. RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • KTRS-FM (104.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KHOC (102.5 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: MOUNT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KRVK (107.9 FM; MIDWEST, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, INC.)
  • K204AD (88.7 FM; CASPER, ETC., WY; Owner: CASPER COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • K214DI (90.7 FM; CASPER, WY; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Red Butte:

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (66%)
  • Electricity (24%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Red Butte compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below 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 above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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