Y-O Ranch, Wyoming

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Population in 2010: 195. Population change since 2000: -19.4%
Males: 111  (57.1%)
Females: 84  (42.9%)
Median resident age:  55.1 years
Wyoming median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 82201.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $39,609 (it was $32,273 in 2000)
Y-O Ranch:

$39,609
WY:

$59,882

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $19,978 (it was $12,188 in 2000)

Y-O Ranch CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $116,706 (it was $55,000 in 2000)
Y-O Ranch:

$116,706
WY:

$209,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $155,042; Detached houses: $156,251
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  • Races in Y-O Ranch, WY (2010)

    Y-O Ranch races chart
    • 16785.6%White alone
    • 2311.8%Hispanic
    • 42.1%Two or more races
    • 10.5%Black alone

Races in Y-O Ranch detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Y-O Ranch: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Swedish (51.5%), Italian (21.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 2.44 square miles.

Population density: 80 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Y-O Ranch:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Y-O Ranch CDP:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 100.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

21 residents are foreign born (8.7% Latin America).

This place:

8.7%
Wyoming:

2.3%

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

Y-O Ranch CDP:  0.8% ($454)
Wyoming:  0.7% ($627)
Y-O Ranch satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (62.0 miles , pop. 53,011).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (149.5 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (705.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Chugcreek, WY (1.2 miles) , Wheatland, WY (1.3 miles ), Whiting, WY (1.4 miles) , Lakeview North, WY (2.1 miles) , Westview Circle, WY (2.6 miles) , Slater, WY (3.7 miles) , Guernsey, WY (4.3 miles ), Chugwater, WY (4.5 miles ).

Latitude: 42.04 N, Longitude: 104.94 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 307

Y-O Ranch household income distribution Y-O Ranch home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
Wyoming:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Utilities (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Educational services (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • 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 (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • 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%)

Work and jobs in Y-O Ranch: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Y-O Ranch, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Y-O Ranch-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Wyoming state average. It is 52% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/27/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.5 miles away from the Y-O Ranch place center injured 3 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 6/26/1955, a category F3 tornado 32.2 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Y-O Ranch-area historical earthquake activity is below Wyoming state average. It is 28% 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 336.6 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 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 40.7 miles away from Y-O Ranch center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 469.3 miles away from the city 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 343.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 159.6 miles away from Y-O Ranch 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 311.9 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 Platte County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 2, Landslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Y-O Ranch:

  • PLATTE COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 2 miles away; WHEATLAND, WY)
  • PLATTE COUNTY MEMORIAL NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WHEATLAND, WY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Y-O Ranch:

  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 59 miles; Laramie, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,765)
  • University of Wyoming (about 60 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 65 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)
  • Casper College (about 90 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Colorado State University-Fort Collins (about 102 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 25,099)
  • Chadron State College (about 113 miles; Chadron, NE; FT enrollment: 2,374)
  • Aims Community College (about 113 miles; Greeley, CO; FT enrollment: 3,598)

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 22.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

22.0
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.5
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 30.6%
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Wyoming:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  73.1%
Whole state:  64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.4%
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:

3.0
Wyoming average:

9.5

Y-O Ranch travel time to work - commute Y-O Ranch mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Y-O Ranch CDP (based on Platte County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,25912
Mainline Protestant8628
Catholic7794
Other3102
None5,457-
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
Platte County:

3.58 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

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

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Platte County:

8.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

14.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Platte County:

22.4%
Wyoming:

24.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Y-O Ranch:

47.3%
Wyoming:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Y-O Ranch:

42.7%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.1
Wyoming:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Y-O Ranch:

22.2%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.5%
State:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Wyoming:

6.8

Overweight people:
Y-O Ranch:

36.2%
Wyoming:

34.9%

General health condition:
Y-O Ranch:

56.1%
Wyoming:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.8%
Wyoming:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Y-O Ranch, WY Residents

7.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,228 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.78%
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 Laramie County, WY  1.05% ($35,139 average AGI)
from Goshen County, WY  0.58% ($34,900)
from Albany County, WY  0.47% ($37,688)


7.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,744 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.00%
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 Laramie County, WY  0.88% ($24,267 average AGI)
to Albany County, WY  0.47% ($23,813)
to Converse County, WY  0.41% ($32,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Y-O Ranch:

  • KYCN (1340 AM; 0 kW; WHEATLAND, WY; Owner: SMITH BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIMB (1260 AM; 50 kW; KIMBALL, NE; Owner: G & L INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KGAB (650 AM; 9 kW; ORCHARD VALLEY, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKHI (1210 AM; 10 kW; LARAMIE, WY; Owner: LARAMIE MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KJJL (1370 AM; 10 kW; CHEYENNE, WY; Owner: CHRISTUS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLMO (1060 AM; 30 kW; LONGMONT, CO; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KKWY (1630 AM; 10 kW; FOX FARM, WY; Owner: CHRISTUS BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Y-O Ranch:

  • KZEW (101.7 FM; WHEATLAND, WY; Owner: SMITH BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 5m16ftTotal length
  • $3,000Total costs
  • 229Total average daily traffic
  • 34Total average daily truck traffic
  • 110Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (57%)
  • Utility gas (38%)

Y-O Ranch compared to Wyoming state average:

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