For population 25 years and over in Wamsutter:
For population 15 years and over in Wamsutter town:
52 residents are foreign born (14.8% Latin America, 4.0% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $508 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (168.7 miles , pop. 53,011).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (199.7 miles , pop. 259,628).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (606.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Table Rock, WY (4.6 miles) , Rawlins, WY (6.3 miles ), Point of Rocks, WY (6.5 miles) , Bairoil, WY (6.7 miles) , Sinclair, WY (6.7 miles ), Baggs, WY (6.9 miles ), Dixon, WY (7.0 miles) , Superior, WY (7.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 41.67 N, Longitude: 107.98 W
Work and jobs in Wamsutter: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wamsutter, Wyoming
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Wamsutter-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wyoming state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/3/1995 at 15:26:10, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MB, 4.6 MS, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 86.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/6/1999 at 00:41:09, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 19.5 miles away from Wamsutter center
On 1/30/2000 at 14:46:51, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/2002 at 18:17:45, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/26/2000 at 21:58:46, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 41.9 miles away from Wamsutter center
On 10/10/1992 at 15:40:56, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sweetwater County (1) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wamsutter:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Wamsutter:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 0.755. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.24. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 34.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Wamsutter and their reported violations in the past:WAMSUTTER, TOWN OF (Population served: 330, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 7.6%
(10.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
7 people in other workers' dormitories in 2000
Wamsutter compared to Wyoming state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Wamsutter (based on Sweetwater County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.33%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Wamsutter government finances in 2002(per resident):
9.57% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,173 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($226 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($44,704 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($324 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Wamsutter:
Wamsutter fatal accident list:
Nov 20, 1981 09:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 18, 1978 12:35 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wamsutter)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Wamsutter, WY