Smoot, Wyoming

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Population in 2010: 195. Population change since 2000: +7.1%
Males: 82  (42.3%)
Females: 113  (57.7%)
Median resident age:  5.5 years
Wyoming median age:  37.2 years

Zip code: 83126

Estimated median household income in 2016: $51,728 (it was $32,273 in 2000)
Smoot:

$51,728
WY:

$59,882

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $13,798 (it was $12,005 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $215,277 (it was $92,300 in 2000)
Smoot:

$215,277
WY:

$209,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $172,150; Detached houses: $170,654
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    • 19197.9%White alone
    • 31.5%Two or more races
    • 10.5%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Smoot: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Swiss (52.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 6607 feet

Land area: 1.71 square miles.

Population density: 114 people per square mile   (very low).

Smoot, Wyoming map

For population 25 years and over in Smoot:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Smoot 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 in 2000:

Smoot CDP:  0.5% ($504)
Wyoming:  0.7% ($627)

Smoot satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pocatello, ID (79.9 miles , pop. 51,466).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (361.6 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (632.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Osmond, WY (2.0 miles ), Fairview, WY (2.5 miles ), Afton, WY (2.7 miles ), Grover, WY (3.5 miles) , Auburn, WY (3.6 miles ), Turnerville, WY (4.0 miles) , Bedford, WY (4.4 miles) , Thayne, WY (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 42.62 N, Longitude: 110.91 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

Smoot household income distribution Smoot home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.6%
Wyoming:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (62%)
  • Utilities (35%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Educational services (55%)
  • Manufacturing (42%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (62%)
  • Production occupations (35%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (55%)
  • Management occupations (42%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Average climate in Smoot, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Smoot-area historical earthquake activity is above Wyoming state average. It is 222% 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 135.2 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 176.8 miles away from Smoot center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 371.0 miles away from the city 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 90.3 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 11.1 miles away from Smoot 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 142.2 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 Lincoln County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Smoot:

  • STAR VALLEY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; AFTON, WY)
  • STAR VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; AFTON, WY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Smoot:

  • Utah State University (about 77 miles; Logan, UT; Full-time enrollment: 21,131)
  • Idaho State University (about 79 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 94 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 112 miles; Rock Springs, WY; FT enrollment: 2,086)
  • Weber State University (about 113 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 17,655)
  • University of Utah (about 138 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)
  • Latter-day Saints Business College (about 138 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,059)

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Creeks: Spring Creek (A), Dry Canyon Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lincoln County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This place:  3.0 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  82.8%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.1%
Whole state:  7.1%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

2.4
Wyoming average:

9.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Smoot CDP (based on Lincoln County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other9,59927
Evangelical Protestant96414
Catholic5964
Mainline Protestant2535
None6,694-
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: 4
Lincoln County:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

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

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Lincoln County:

8.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

11.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Lincoln County:

21.6%
Wyoming:

24.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Smoot:

48.9%
Wyoming:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.0%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Smoot:

29.2
Wyoming:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

27.0%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Smoot:

4.5%
Wyoming:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Smoot:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Smoot:

35.9%
Wyoming:

34.9%

General health condition:
Smoot:

56.6%
Wyoming:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Smoot:

76.0%
Wyoming:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Smoot, WY Residents

7.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,921 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.32%
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 Teton County, WY  0.66% ($46,146 average AGI)
from Salt Lake County, UT  0.39% ($42,958)
from Sweetwater County, WY  0.29% ($37,444)


8.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,152 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.00%
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 Teton County, WY  0.62% ($43,795 average AGI)
to Sweetwater County, WY  0.42% ($47,500)
to Salt Lake County, UT  0.37% ($28,609)

Strongest AM radio stations in Smoot:

  • KRSV (1210 AM; 5 kW; AFTON, WY; Owner: WESTERN WYOMING RADIO, INC.)
  • KBRV (790 AM; 5 kW; SODA SPRINGS, ID; Owner: CARIBOU BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMER (950 AM; 5 kW; KEMMERER, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSOS (800 AM; 10 kW; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KID (590 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVNU (610 AM; 5 kW; LOGAN, UT; Owner: SUN VALLEY RADIO,INC.)
  • KBLI (1620 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Smoot:

  • K275AB (102.9 FM; FREEDOM, WY; Owner: LOWER STAR VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION)
  • K296AT (107.1 FM; LA BARGE, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • K260AD (99.9 FM; MONTPELIER, ID; Owner: BEAR LAKE COUNTY T.V. DISTRICT)
  • K264AD (100.7 FM; MONTPELIER, ID; Owner: BEAR LAKE COUNTY T.V. DISTRICT)
  • K276DR (103.1 FM; MONTPELIER, ID; Owner: BEAR LAKE COUNTY T.V. DISTRICT)
  • K287AB (105.3 FM; MONTPELIER, ID; Owner: BEAR LAKE COUNTY T.V. DISTRICT)
  • K285DF (104.9 FM; AFTON, WY; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY-IDAHO)

TV broadcast stations around Smoot:

  • K59BV (Channel 59; LAVA HOT SPRINGS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • K09VJ (Channel 9; SMOOT, WY; Owner: STAR VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION)
  • K11OM (Channel 11; AFTON, ETC., WY; Owner: STAR VALLEY TV SYSTEM)
  • K13UQ (Channel 13; AFTON, ETC., WY; Owner: STAR VALLEY TV SYSTEM)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • $122,000Total costs
  • 1,764Total average daily traffic
  • 108Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,733Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 4 Km Nnw Of (Lat: 42.655111 Lon: -110.899667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: KNKN259
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 08/18/2009, Expiration Date: 10/05/2019Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • David E Olsen, About 2.5 Miles Nnw Of Smoot Wyoming (Lat: 42.655111 Lon: -110.899444), Type: 24.0, Overall height: 18.3 m, Registrant: 2028573500, Pgist@fcclaw.Com
  • David E Olsen, About 2.5 Miles Nnw Of Smoot Wyoming (Lat: 42.655111 Lon: -110.899444), Type: 24.0, Overall height: 18.3 m, Registrant: 2028573500, Pgist@fcclaw.Com
  • David E Olsen, About 2.5 Miles Nnw Of Smoot Wyoming (Lat: 42.655111 Lon: -110.899667), Type: 24.0, Overall height: 18.3 m, Registrant: 2028573500, Pgist@fcclaw.Com
  • David E Olsen, About 2.5 Miles Nnw Of Smoot Wyoming (Lat: 42.655111 Lon: -110.899667), Type: 24.0, Overall height: 18.3 m, Registrant: 8889262273, Dolsen@unionwireless.Com, 850 HIGHWAY 414

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • SMOOT, 2.5 Miles Nnw Of (Lat: 42.655111 Lon: -110.899667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: WMN852
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/28/2010, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Fax: (703) 584-8695, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KE7QPO, Licensee ID: L01355549, Grant Date: 01/02/2008, Expiration Date: 01/02/2018, Certifier: Andrew J Ortenzio, Registrant: Andrew J Ortenzio, Smoot, WY 83126
  • Call Sign: KE7QPP, Licensee ID: L01355550, Grant Date: 01/02/2008, Expiration Date: 01/02/2018, Certifier: Christine A Ortenzio, Registrant: Christine A Ortenzio, Smoot, WY 83126
  • Call Sign: KG7RBD, Licensee ID: L01922439, Grant Date: 02/13/2015, Expiration Date: 02/13/2025, Cancellation Date: 11/20/2015, Certifier: Debra Hess, Registrant: Debra Hess, Smoot, WY 83126
  • Call Sign: KG7RBE, Licensee ID: L01922440, Grant Date: 02/13/2015, Expiration Date: 02/13/2025, Cancellation Date: 11/17/2015, Certifier: Gary M Hess, Registrant: Gary M Hess, Smoot, WY 83126
  • Call Sign: W7GMH, Previous Call Sign: KG7RBE, Licensee ID: L01922440, Grant Date: 11/17/2015, Expiration Date: 11/17/2025, Certifier: Gary M Hess, Registrant: Gary M Hess, Smoot, WY 83126
  • Call Sign: W7DRH, Previous Call Sign: KG7RBD, Licensee ID: L01922439, Grant Date: 11/20/2015, Expiration Date: 11/20/2025, Certifier: Debra Hess, Registrant: Debra Hess, Smoot, WY 83126

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: BEECH A36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 123TW , Serial Number: E-518, Year manufactured: 1974
    Registrant (Individual): Candice Chisler, 71945 Us Highway 89, Smoot, WY 83126
  • Aircraft: AIR CREATION CLIPPER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582UL (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 3016H , Serial Number: T03105, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 06/22/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Francis M Reps, Po Box 615, Smoot, WY 83126
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER A&C (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3770H , Serial Number: 24-0936, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 12/17/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Candice Chisler, 71945 Us Highway 89, Smoot, WY 83126
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3992Z , Serial Number: 18-7937, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 02/28/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Candice Chisler, Po Box 135, Smoot, WY 83126
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 152 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 67282 , Serial Number: 15281722, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 03/29/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Candice Chisler, 71945 Us Highway 89, Smoot, WY 83126
  • Aircraft: DEHAVILLAND DHC-1B-2-S5 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9041Y , Serial Number: 214/252, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 04/12/1994
    Registrant (Individual): Candice Chisler, Po Box 135, Smoot, WY 83126

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

GREATER SMOOT W&S DISTRICT (Population served: 260, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (SEP-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-19-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (SEP-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-19-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-15-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2011), Fed FAO issued (NOV-21-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-22-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-11-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In DEC-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-10-2011), Fed FAO issued (NOV-21-2011)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-03-2005), Fed FAO issued (2 times from OCT-27-2005 to OCT-28-2005), St Compliance achieved (APR-28-2006)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-24-2004), Fed FAO issued (2 times from OCT-27-2005 to OCT-28-2005), Fed Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2008)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (53%)
  • Electricity (43%)

Smoot compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below 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 below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 2 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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