South Flat, Wyoming

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Population in July 2007: 353.
Males: 183  (51.9%)
Females: 170  (48.1%)
Median resident age:  37.6 years
Wyoming median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 82401.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $54,706 (it was $40,855 in 2000)
South Flat:

$54,706
WY:

$59,882

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,684 (it was $14,693 in 2000)

South Flat CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $193,798 (it was $95,700 in 2000)
South Flat:

$193,798
WY:

$209,500
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  • Races in South Flat, WY (2000)

    South Flat races chart
    • 29879.7%White alone
    • 6717.9%Hispanic
    • 51.3%Two or more races
    • 30.8%American Indian alone
    • 10.3%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in South Flat: 85.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (40.9%), Irish (21.4%), English (13.9%), Scottish (6.7%), Scotch-Irish (5.3%), United States (4.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 21.7 square miles.

Population density: 16 people per square mile   (very low).

South Flat,WY real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in South Flat:

  • High school or higher: 86.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in South Flat CDP:

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 62.5%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 1.9%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

18 residents are foreign born (4.8% Latin America).

This place:

4.8%
Wyoming:

2.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

South Flat CDP:  0.7% ($700)
Wyoming:  0.7% ($627)
South Flat satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Billings, MT (130.9 miles , pop. 89,847).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (320.9 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (751.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Mc Nutt, WY (1.8 miles ), Airport Road, WY (2.4 miles ), Worland, WY (2.6 miles ), Winchester, WY (2.7 miles) , Washakie Ten, WY (3.3 miles ), West River, WY (3.4 miles ), Kirby, WY (3.4 miles) , Lucerne, WY (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 43.93 N, Longitude: 108.02 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Wyoming:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Food and beverage stores (17%)
  • Truck transportation (12%)
  • Utilities (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • U. S. Postal service (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care (26%)
  • Finance and insurance (22%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (17%)
  • Metal and metal products (14%)
  • Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (25%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (11%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Construction laborers (5%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (5%)
  • Plant and system operators (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (18%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (17%)
  • Financial managers (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (9%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)

Work and jobs in South Flat: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in South Flat, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

South Flat-area historical earthquake activity is near Wyoming state average. It is 95% 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 137.7 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 287.8 miles away from South Flat 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 144.0 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 168.2 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) earthquake occurred 261.5 miles away from South Flat center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 540.0 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 Washakie County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
South Flat topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near South Flat:

  • BETHESDA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WORLAND, WY)
  • WORLAND HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WORLAND, WY)
  • WASHAKIE MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; WORLAND, WY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Flat:

  • Sheridan College (about 79 miles; Sheridan, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,070)
  • Casper College (about 115 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Montana State University-Billings (about 132 miles; Billings, MT; FT enrollment: 4,319)
  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 174 miles; Rock Springs, WY; FT enrollment: 2,086)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 188 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Montana State University (about 192 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 12,942)
  • Black Hills State University (about 210 miles; Spearfish, SD; FT enrollment: 3,166)

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Washakie 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 56.4. This is better than average.

City:

56.4
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 36.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.9
U.S.:

32.0
Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
Wyoming:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  82.0%
Whole state:  67.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.8%
Whole state:  5.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

7.7%
Whole state:

11.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

0.4%
Whole state:

4.5%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Wyoming average:

10.0

South Flat travel time to work - commute South Flat mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for South Flat CDP (based on Washakie County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,33015
Other1,1304
Catholic8091
Mainline Protestant7575
Orthodox--
None4,507-
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: 3
Washakie County:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Washakie County:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

19.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Washakie County:

23.9%
Wyoming:

24.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.1%
Wyoming:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.1%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.2
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.2%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.2%
State:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.6%
Wyoming:

34.9%

General health condition:
South Flat:

57.4%
Wyoming:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.8%
Wyoming:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of South Flat, WY Residents

6.04% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,668 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.04%
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 Hot Springs County, WY  0.38% ($72,583 average AGI)
from Park County, WY  0.34% ($36,455)
from Campbell County, WY  0.31% ($21,300)


7.68% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,312 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.68%
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 Park County, WY  0.71% ($16,130 average AGI)
to Natrona County, WY  0.58% ($22,789)
to Yellowstone County, MT  0.40% ($24,308)

Strongest AM radio stations in South Flat:

  • KWOR (1340 AM; 1 kW; WORLAND, WY; Owner: KWOR, INCORPORATED)
  • 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)
  • KTHE (1240 AM; 1 kW; THERMOPOLIS, WY; Owner: CARJIM, LLC)
  • KPOW (1260 AM; 5 kW; POWELL, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KROE (930 AM; 5 kW; SHERIDAN, WY; Owner: LOVCOM, INC.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KWYO (1410 AM; 5 kW; SHERIDAN, WY; Owner: KWYO AM, LLC)
  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)

Strongest FM radio stations in South Flat:

  • KWYW (99.1 FM; LOST CABIN, WY; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)
  • KDNO (101.7 FM; THERMOPOLIS, WY; Owner: CARJIM, LLC)
  • KWRR (89.5 FM; ETHETE, WY; Owner: BUSINESS COUNCIL OF THE NORTHERN ARAPAHO TRIBE)
  • K273AD (102.5 FM; WORLAND, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL B/CASTING, INC)
  • KKLX (96.1 FM; WORLAND, WY; Owner: KWOR, INCORPORATED)
  • 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)
  • KUWT (91.3 FM; THERMOPOLIS, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)

TV broadcast stations around South Flat:

  • K04DZ (Channel 4; WORLAND, WY; Owner: WORLAND ANTENNA TV, INC)
  • K12BK (Channel 12; WORLAND, WY; Owner: WORLAND ANTENNA TV, INC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 19m62ftTotal length
  • $40,000Total costs
  • 2,781Total average daily traffic
  • 137Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,048Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (36%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (26%)
  • Wood (20%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • Coal or coke (4%)

South Flat compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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