Upton, Wyoming

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Population in 2017: 1,060 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +21.6%
Males: 530  (50.0%)
Females: 530  (50.0%)
Median resident age:

46.0 years
Wyoming median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 82730.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $49,526 (it was $31,053 in 2000)
Upton:

$49,526
WY:

$60,434

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,477 (it was $15,165 in 2000)

Upton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $142,867 (it was $61,000 in 2000)
Upton:

$142,867
WY:

$214,300

Median gross rent in 2017: $778.

March 2019 cost of living index in Upton: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.7%
(12.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Upton, WY (2010)
    • 1,03994.5%White alone
    • 252.3%Hispanic
    • 191.7%American Indian alone
    • 100.9%Two or more races
    • 50.5%Asian alone
    • 20.2%Black alone

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



According to our research of Wyoming and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Upton, Wyoming as of November 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Upton is 543 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.73
Wyoming average:

2.55
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Ancestries: German (36.0%), Scandinavian (15.8%), Norwegian (14.8%), English (11.7%), Danish (3.1%), European (2.4%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 1.31 square miles.

Population density: 807 people per square mile   (low).

Upton, Wyoming map

3 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.3%
Wyoming:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $992 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,122 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (69.5 miles , pop. 59,607).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (293.1 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (833.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Osage, WY (3.6 miles ),
Moorcroft, WY (4.4 miles ),
Pine Haven, WY (4.4 miles ),
Sundance, WY (4.9 miles ),
Newcastle, WY (5.2 miles ),
Hill View Heights, WY (5.5 miles),
Hulett, WY (6.3 miles ),
Beulah, WY (6.4 miles)

Latitude: 44.10 N, Longitude: 104.63 W

Area code: 307

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

3.4%
Wyoming:

3.8%
Most common industries in Upton, WY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (25.5%)
  • Educational services (11.3%)
  • Construction (7.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Health care (5.5%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (41.4%)
  • Construction (11.7%)
  • Truck transportation (5.9%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (19.3%)
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Public administration (8.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Upton, WY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Extraction workers (7.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Extraction workers (13.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.0%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (8.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Librarians, curators, and archivists (5.1%)
  • Cashiers (5.1%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.5%)

Average climate in Upton, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Upton-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Wyoming state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/25/1975, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.3 miles away from the Upton town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 7/12/1965, a category F3 tornado 21.2 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Upton-area historical earthquake activity is below Wyoming state average. It is 6% 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 299.9 miles away from Upton 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 455.6 miles away from Upton 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 127.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 65.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 67.0 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 304.5 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 Weston County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Upton topographic map

Airports located in Upton:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Upton:

  • Black Hills State University (about 47 miles; Spearfish, SD; Full-time enrollment: 3,166)
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (about 71 miles; Rapid City, SD; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Chadron State College (about 121 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • Casper College (about 123 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Sheridan College (about 124 miles; Sheridan, WY; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 198 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • University of Wyoming (about 199 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)

Public high school in Upton:

Public elementary/middle schools in Upton:

See full list of schools located in Upton

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Upton Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Tourist attraction: Upton Red Onion Museum (609 Pine).

Hotel: Weston Inn Motel (1601 US Highway 16).

Weston County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

STONE GATE ESTATES (Address: 1401 HWY 16 EAST , Population served: 268, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Notification, State - In DEC-15-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-10-2012)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
LEMASTER ENTERPRISES (Address: 1401 HWY 16 EAST , Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-08-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-16-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-23-2011), Fed FAO issued (APR-24-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-30-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-16-2011), Fed FAO issued (APR-24-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In MAY-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-07-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-07-2012)
  • Notification, State - In DEC-15-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-10-2012), Fed FAO issued (APR-24-2012)
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 37 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Upton that have no violations reported:

  • UPTON, TOWN OF (Population served: 1,100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HERITAGE VILLAGE SUBDIVISION (Address: 1401 HWY 16 EAST , Population served: 750, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Wyoming:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

64.9%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.7%
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: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Upton (2011 data):

  • FirsTier Bank: Firstier Bank Branch at 612 Pine Street, branch established on 2006/08/01. Info updated 2006/11/08: Bank assets: $241.0 mil, Deposits: $208.9 mil, headquarters in Kimball, NE, negative income in the last year, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Firstier Ii Bancorp.

For population 15 years and over in Upton:

Marital status in Upton, WY
  • Never married: 28.3%
  • Now married: 54.0%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Upton:

  • High school or higher: 95.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Wyoming average:

9.7

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Upton, WY (based on Weston County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant58811
Catholic5672
Mainline Protestant5053
Other3622
None5,186-
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
Weston County:

5.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Weston County:

5.81 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

11.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.08 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.0%
State:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Weston County:

29.3%
Wyoming:

24.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

57.0%
Wyoming:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

55.3%
Wyoming:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Upton:

28.0
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.4%
Wyoming:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.8%
State:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Upton:

7.1
Wyoming:

6.8

Overweight people:
Upton:

33.1%
State:

34.9%

General health condition:
Upton:

62.9%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Upton:

79.2%
State:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Upton, WY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 3$14,068$56,2721$1,711
Other Government Administration 2$7,962$47,7723$174
Sewerage 1$5,871$70,4520$0
Water Supply 1$4,371$52,4520$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,269$39,2280$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$496
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$1,104
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$1,218
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$2,893
Totals for Government 8$35,541$53,3129$7,596

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,110,000 ($1047.17)
    Sewerage: $155,000 ($146.23)
    General Public Buildings: $30,000 ($28.30)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($2.83)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $341,000 ($321.70)
    Regular Highways: $220,000 ($207.55)
    Solid Waste Management: $189,000 ($178.30)
    Central Staff Services: $170,000 ($160.38)
    Water Utilities: $152,000 ($143.40)
    Parks and Recreation: $106,000 ($100.00)
    Sewerage: $79,000 ($74.53)
    General Public Buildings: $70,000 ($66.04)
    Local Fire Protection: $44,000 ($41.51)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $24,000 ($22.64)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($20.75)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $9,000 ($8.49)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($0.94)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($5.66)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $22,000 ($20.75)
    Police Protection: $17,000 ($16.04)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($2.83)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($2.83)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $2,000 ($1.89)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($1.89)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $560,000 ($528.30)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $31,000 ($29.25)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $148,000 ($139.62)
    Sewerage: $107,000 ($100.94)
    Other: $13,000 ($12.26)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,000 ($0.94)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $170,000 ($160.38)
    Other: $9,000 ($8.49)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $160,000 ($150.94)
    Interest Earnings: $17,000 ($16.04)
    Sale of Property: $12,000 ($11.32)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $252,000 ($237.74)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $934,000 ($881.13)
    General Local Government Support: $349,000 ($329.25)
    Other: $153,000 ($144.34)
    Sewerage: $138,000 ($130.19)
    Highways: $28,000 ($26.42)
  • Tax - Property: $104,000 ($98.11)
    Public Utilities Sales: $22,000 ($20.75)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,000 ($5.66)
    Other License: $1,000 ($0.94)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $576,000 ($543.40)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $553,000 ($521.70)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,000 ($21.70)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $43,000 ($40.57)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,763,000 ($1663.21)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,000 ($17.92)

7.04% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,157 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.04%
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 Campbell County, WY  0.82% ($60,913 average AGI)

Businesses in Upton, WY

  • True Value: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Upton:

  • KBHB (810 AM; 25 kW; STURGIS, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, 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)
  • KKLS (920 AM; 10 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KIML (1270 AM; 5 kW; GILLETTE, WY; Owner: GILLETTE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KDSJ (980 AM; 5 kW; DEADWOOD, SD; Owner: GOLDRUSH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KASL (1240 AM; 1 kW; NEWCASTLE, WY; Owner: KASL, LLC)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KXMR (710 AM; 50 kW; BISMARCK, ND; Owner: RADIO BISMARCK MANDAN, LLC)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KIMM (1150 AM; 5 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: KIMM RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KOTA (1380 AM; 5 kW; RAPID CITY, SD; Owner: DUHAMEL BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES)

Strongest FM radio stations in Upton:

  • KYDT (103.1 FM; SUNDANCE, WY; Owner: ULTIMATE CAPS, INC.)
  • KUWD (91.5 FM; SUNDANCE, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)
  • KSLT (107.3 FM; SPEARFISH, SD; Owner: BETHESDA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KDDX (101.1 FM; SPEARFISH, SD; Owner: DUHAMEL BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES)
  • KZZI (95.9 FM; BELLE FOURCHE, SD; Owner: WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA BROADCASTING, L)
  • KSQY (95.1 FM; DEADWOOD, SD; Owner: HAUGO BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KLWD (91.9 FM; GILLETTE, WY; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)

Upton fatal accident list:

Sep 6, 1983 08:31 PM, 16, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 62ft / 18.6mTotal length
  • 5,429Total average daily traffic
  • 459Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,291Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Upton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Upton, WY)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • Upton, Us16 5.0mi Nw & Lr 1.1mi Nw Of (Lat: 44.149417 Lon: -104.708278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WPJE384,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6835.00 MHz, 6795.00 MHz, Grant Date: 04/14/2011, Expiration Date: 04/16/2021, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4958, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • 20 Mi S And 10 Mi W Of (Lat: 43.924972 Lon: -104.992194), Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WPNB272,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.056 MHz, 928.056 MHz, Grant Date: 04/24/1997, Expiration Date: 07/30/2001, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2001, Phone: (316) 626-8131
  • UPTON, 29 Barton Road (Lat: 44.111361 Lon: -104.629083), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 58.2 m, Overall height: 59.7 m, Call Sign: WQQW299,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6755.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/13/2013, Expiration Date: 03/13/2023, Certifier: Charles Cleary, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • Clareton, 2948 Wyo Hwy 116 South (Lat: 43.729194 Lon: -104.796167), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WQVG991,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, Grant Date: 02/10/2015, Expiration Date: 02/10/2025, Certifier: Dale Crabb, Registrant: Powder River Energy Corp, Sheridan, WY 82801, Phone: (307) 674-3448, Fax: (307) 674-9018, Email:
  • UPTON, 41 Barton Road (Lat: 44.111417 Lon: -104.628417), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 58.2 m, Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WQZV926,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, Grant Date: 08/16/2017, Expiration Date: 08/16/2027, Certifier: Dave Cundiff, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard Street, 10th Floor, Room 1016, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • BUFFALO CRK, 12.8 Miles Sw Of (Lat: 43.985528 Lon: -104.829944), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: KPX48, Licensee ID: L00002652,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6071.20 MHz, 11605.0 MHz, 2178.40 MHz, 11685.0 MHz, 6093.50 MHz, 11365.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/09/1994, Expiration Date: 08/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 11/12/1998, Registrant: Rt Communications, Inc., Worland, WY 82401
  • UPTON, Ne Corner Of 6th & Cedar (Lat: 44.100000 Lon: -104.618833), Overall height: 9.8 m, Call Sign: KPX49, Licensee ID: L00002652,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/09/1994, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 11/12/1998, Registrant: Rt Communications, Inc., Worland, WY 82401

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: W7NMW, Licensee ID: L00791395, Grant Date: 01/02/2004, Expiration Date: 03/29/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2016, Certifier: Harry E Clingan, Registrant: Harry E Clingan, 1215 Pearl St, Upton, WY 82730
  • Call Sign: WA7WAE, Licensee ID: L01349256, Grant Date: 12/11/2007, Expiration Date: 12/11/2017, Registrant: Bobby J Davis, 1508 Pine St, Upton, WY 82730
  • Call Sign: KE7HMK, Licensee ID: L00104262, Grant Date: 04/20/2006, Expiration Date: 04/20/2016, Cancellation Date: 07/03/2007, Certifier: Alan L Todd, Registrant: Alan L Todd, Upton, WY 82730
  • Call Sign: W7TE, Previous Call Sign: KE7HMK, Licensee ID: L00104262, Grant Date: 04/20/2017, Expiration Date: 07/03/2027, Certifier: Alan L Todd, Registrant: Alan L Todd, 841 Raven Creek Road, Upton, WY 82730
  • Call Sign: KI7IDN, Licensee ID: L02062377, Grant Date: 11/07/2016, Expiration Date: 11/07/2026, Certifier: Scott E Beachler, Registrant: Scott E Beachler, Upton, WY 82730

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: AMERICAN CHAMPION AIRCRAFT 7GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: SUPERIOR O-360 (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 567PC , Serial Number: 1419-2006, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 11/17/2006, Certificate Issue Date: 05/28/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Lori A Olson, Po Box 814, Upton, WY 82730

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 20. The highest number of reported fires - 64 took place in 2016, and the least - 0 in 2013. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Upton, WY When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (67.8%), and Structure Fires (11.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Upton, WY
    • 23067.8%Outside Fires
    • 3911.5%Structure Fires
    • 3710.9%Other
    • 339.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Upton, WY
Most common first names in Upton, WY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1076.8 years
George874.1 years
John771.3 years
Robert669.7 years
Mary681.2 years
Henry678.3 years
James673.9 years
Dorothy578.0 years
Leslie572.4 years
Charles474.5 years
Most common last names in Upton, WY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hockett773.9 years
Materi673.8 years
Douglas566.4 years
Barton576.8 years
Gray577.4 years
Driskell484.0 years
Moore486.8 years
Popham471.2 years
Reed477.7 years
Thompson378.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Upton, WY
  • 51.7%Utility gas
  • 25.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.2%Electricity
  • 7.0%Coal or coke
  • 3.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Upton, WY
  • 36.5%Utility gas
  • 36.5%Electricity
  • 21.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.0%Wood


Upton compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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  • Timothy G. Barritt (4)
  • Kelly Crawford (1)

Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2020.