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Goshen County, Wyoming (WY)

County population in 2016: 13,459 (54% urban, 46% rural); it was 12,538 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,027
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,713
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,580
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,571 (it was 1,481 in 2000)
% of renters here:

29%
State:

31%

Land area: 2225 sq. mi.

Water area: 6.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 6 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Goshen County: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (41.9%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (17.0%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (16.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 42%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 56%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Goshen County, WY (2017)
    • 11,57992.4%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,46811.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3232.6%Two or more races
    • 660.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 280.2%Asian alone
    • 160.1%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
Median resident age:

43.6 years
Wyoming median age:

37.5 years
Males: 7,120  (52.9%)
Females: 6,339  (47.1%)
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Average household size:
Goshen County:

2.0 people
Wyoming:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $45,862 ($32,228 in 1999)
This county:

$45,862
Wyoming:

$60,434

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $529 (lower quartile is $419, upper quartile is $616)
This county:

$529
State:

$703


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $180,340 (it was $77,000 in 2000)
Goshen:

$180,340
Wyoming:

$214,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $109,469 - $240,760
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,136
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $407

Institutionalized population: 740

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 32
  • Burglaries: 15
  • Thefts: 57
  • Auto thefts: 3

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 26
  • Burglaries: 36
  • Thefts: 68
  • Auto thefts: 1
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $63,200
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $81,900
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $88,900
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $138,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $204,000
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $172,800
  • 2004: 17 buildings, average cost: $168,000
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $152,700
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $207,700
  • 2007: 13 buildings, average cost: $146,200
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $136,000
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $480,000
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $209,500
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,500
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $240,000
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $293,900
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $324,000
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $126,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Goshen, WY residents
Average permit cost in Goshen, WY
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,004 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $985 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Goshen, WY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Goshen, WY in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Goshen, WY in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.6%
Goshen County:

15.6%
Wyoming:

11.3%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.6% for American Indian residents, 66.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 23.0% for other race residents, 10.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 43.6 years old
(Males: 43.2 years old, Females: 44.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.0 years old, Black residents: 31.6 years old, American Indian residents: 31.2 years old, Asian residents: 35.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 33.7 years old, Other race residents: 40.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Goshen County is $411 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $495 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $610 a month.

Cities in this county include: Torrington, Goshen Hole, Lingle, Rawhide Creek, La Grange, Fort Laramie, Yoder, Hawk Springs, Veteran, Huntley.

Goshen County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Goshen County: Lewis Ranch (A), M L Coleman Ranch (B), Martin Ranch (C), McNutt Ranch (D), Milton Ranch (E), Moody Community Club (F), Mountain View Community Hall (G), Mylet Ranch (H), Donaldson Ranch (I), Old 4 J Ranch (J), Old Guernsey Ranch (K), Old Mitchell Home Ranch (L), Osborn Ranch (M), Patten Creek School (N), Patterson Ranch (O), Paul Cundall Ranch (P), Pepper Ranch (Q), Phifer Ranch (R), Devils Washtub (S), Red Cloud Picnic Ground (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Goshen County: Iowa Center Flats Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Dwyer Cemetery (1), Horseshoe Cemetery (2), Lucindy Rollins Grave (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Wheeler Lake (A), Jones Lake (B), Rock Lake (C), Festo Lake (D), Mbpp Raw Water Storage Reservoir (E), MBPP Storm Runoff Retention Reservoir (F), Grayrocks Reservoir (G), Christiansen Number 2 Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Maxwell Creek (A), Broom Creek (B), Elkhorn Creek (C), Antelope Creek (D), Held Creek (E), Hobbs Creek (F), Horseshoe Creek (G), Landis Creek (H), George Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Goshen County include: Glendo State Park (1), Register Cliff Monument (2), State Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Newport County, Rhode Island , Carbon County , Gregory County, South Dakota , Ozaukee County, Wisconsin , Tompkins County, New York .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.5%
Wyoming:

3.8%

Unemployment by year in Goshen, WY
County total employment by year in Goshen, WY
County average yearly wages by year in Goshen, WY

Current college students: 660
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 24.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 365 (35.2% naturalized citizens)

Goshen County:

2.7%
Whole state:

3.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 762010 or later
  • 802000 to 2009
  • 651990 to 1999
  • 731980 to 1989
  • 641970 to 1979
  • 52Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 79.8%

Goshen County marital status for males Goshen County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,912
  • One, attached: 126
  • Two: 95
  • 3 or 4: 85
  • 5 to 9: 54
  • 10 to 19: 72
  • 20 to 49: 111
  • 50 or more: 18
  • Mobile homes: 700

Housing units in Goshen County with a mortgage: 2,422 (61 second mortgage, 196 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,767

Here:

66.7% with mortgage
State:

58.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Goshen County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,4031
Mainline Protestant1,1456
Evangelical Protestant1,03213
Other5032
None9,166-
Goshen County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Goshen County:

3.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Goshen County:

4.99 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

9.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.08 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Goshen County:

8.7%
Wyoming:

7.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Goshen County:

24.7%
State:

24.4%

Agriculture in Goshen County:

Average size of farms: 1892 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $179,709
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $158.12
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 84.04%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $164,611
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 9.59%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 70.26%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $97,353
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 79.40%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.75
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.05%
Corn for grain: 22190 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 31539 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Goshen County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Wyoming state average. It is 13816672.1 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 4 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/27/1955, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 3 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Goshen County-area historical earthquake activity is below Wyoming state average. It is 13% 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 362.0 miles away from Goshen County 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 67.5 miles away from the county center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 498.2 miles away from the county center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 169.0 miles away from the county 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 368.9 miles away from Goshen County center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 170.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Wyoming Severe Storms, Flooding, And Landslides, Incident Period: May 18, 2011 to July 08, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4007: July 22, 2011, FEMA Id: 4007, Natural disaster type: Storm, Landslide, Flood
  • Wyoming Winter Storm, Incident Period: October 31, 2000 to November 20, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1351: December 13, 2000, FEMA Id: 1351, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Wyoming Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: October 05, 1998 to October 09, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1268: February 17, 1999, FEMA Id: 1268, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm

The number of natural disasters in Goshen County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Goshen

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,328 (82.1%)
  • Carpooled: 327 (6.2%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 91 (1.7%)
  • Bicycle: 12 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 166 (3.1%)
  • Worked at home: 416 (7.9%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (57%)
  • Austria (8%)
  • Syria (7%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • Romania (4%)
  • Canada (3%)
  • Colombia (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Goshen County


  • German (30%)
  • American (8%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • English (4%)
  • European (1%)
  • Northern European (1%)
  • Swedish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Goshen County, Wyoming in 2000:

  • 221 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 74 people in nursing homes
  • 67 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 53 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 40 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 33 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 3 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere

People in group quarters in Goshen County, Wyoming in 2010:

  • 499 people in state prisons
  • 292 people in college/university student housing
  • 114 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 60 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 55 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 38 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in correctional residential facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $55,636.

5.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,104 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
Wyoming average:

7.08%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.20% relocated from other counties in Wyoming ($17,026 average AGI)
3.49% relocated from other states ($27,078 average AGI)
Goshen County:

3.49%
Wyoming average:

4.84%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Scotts Bluff County, NE  0.55% ($28,231 average AGI)
from Laramie County, WY  0.42% ($33,800)


7.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,459 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.51%
Wyoming average:

7.86%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.59% relocated to other counties in Wyoming ($13,265 average AGI)
4.92% relocated to other states ($24,193 average AGI)
Goshen County:

4.92%
Wyoming average:

5.61%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Scotts Bluff County, NE  0.98% ($27,596 average AGI)
to Laramie County, WY  0.60% ($37,586)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.1

Births per 1000 population in Goshen County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Goshen County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Goshen County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 17.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Goshen County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Goshen County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Goshen County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Goshen County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Goshen County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Goshen County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,520 (2,252 aged, 268 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 300 (11%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Goshen County, Wyoming in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (237)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (128)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (122)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (91)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (88)
  • Congestive heart failure (79)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (77)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (54)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (50)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (40)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 8.14
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8,034
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 203
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 25,118

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,078
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,266
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 8

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 23
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 90

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,459
  • In family households: 10,547 (1,813 male householders, 1,632 female householders)
    2,926 spouses, 3,403 children (3,312 natural, 23 adopted, 88 stepchildren), 152 grandchildren, 8 brothers or sisters, 146 parents, 173 other relatives, 258 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,112 (1,007 male householders (859 living alone)), 857 female householders (807 living alone)), 236 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 792

Size of family households: 1,938 2-persons, 681 3-persons, 450 4-persons, 328 5-persons, 33 6-persons, 19 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,669 1-person, 204 2-persons.

1,894 married couples with children.
634 single-parent households (136 men, 498 women).

92.3% of residents of Goshen speak English at home.
5.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 10% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (83% speak English very well, 17% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (82% speak English very well, 18% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $86,677,000 ($7,055 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,572,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $35,894,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $14,511,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,851,000
Federal grants: $22,734,000
Federal procurement contracts: $839,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,848,000 ($870,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,288,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,906,000
Federal Government insurance: $13,173,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 733
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

66 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 701
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

42 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +24
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -337
Here -28 per 1000 residents
State +3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Goshen County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.04 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.5

Year house built in Goshen County, Wyoming
  • Year house built in Goshen County, Wyoming
  • 1022014 or later
  • 1422010 to 2013
  • 6432000 to 2009
  • 4681990 to 1999
  • 7361980 to 1989
  • 1,1211970 to 1979
  • 5901960 to 1969
  • 6221950 to 1959
  • 5751940 to 1949
  • 1,1371939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Goshen County, Wyoming
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Goshen County, Wyoming
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Goshen County, Wyoming
  • 291 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1143 rooms
  • 4814 rooms
  • 8405 rooms
  • 6076 rooms
  • 5767 rooms
  • 6768 rooms
  • 8719+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Goshen County, Wyoming
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Goshen County, Wyoming
  • 01 room
  • 352 rooms
  • 2003 rooms
  • 4954 rooms
  • 1955 rooms
  • 986 rooms
  • 867 rooms
  • 158 rooms
  • 539+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Goshen County, Wyoming
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Goshen County, Wyoming
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Goshen County, Wyoming
  • 46no bedroom
  • 1091 bedroom
  • 9282 bedrooms
  • 1,9173 bedrooms
  • 8774 bedrooms
  • 2885+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Goshen County, Wyoming
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Goshen County, Wyoming
  • 0no bedroom
  • 2511 bedroom
  • 6212 bedrooms
  • 2423 bedrooms
  • 754 bedrooms
  • 25+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Goshen County, Wyoming in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Goshen County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Goshen County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 55no vehicle
  • 8061 vehicle
  • 1,5982 vehicles
  • 1,1763 vehicles
  • 3554 vehicles
  • 1995+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Goshen County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Goshen County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 55no vehicle
  • 6561 vehicle
  • 3522 vehicles
  • 733 vehicles
  • 84 vehicles
  • 65+ vehicles

84.9% of Goshen County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 37% lived in Wyoming.

Goshen County:

84.9%
State average:

83.9%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 5,316
  • Other state: 7,580
  • Northeast: 313
  • Midwest: 4,153
  • South: 720
  • West: 2,293
Year householders moved into unit in Goshen County, WY
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Goshen County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 57.9%Utility gas
  • 21.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.4%Electricity
  • 6.1%Wood
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 48.1%Utility gas
  • 32.3%Electricity
  • 13.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.9%Wood
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 146
Here:

11.2%
Wyoming:

6.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 100
Here:

14.1%
Wyoming:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 176
Here:

25.4%
Wyoming:

9.8%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Goshen County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $378,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $187,000
    Central Staff Services: $45,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,524,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,440,000
    Police Protection: $1,121,000
    Regular Highways: $962,000
    Financial Administration: $783,000
    Central Staff Services: $733,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $276,000
    General Public Buildings: $255,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $245,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $181,000
    Local Fire Protection: $84,000
    Health - Other: $6,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $204,000
    General Local Government Support: $80,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,295,000
    Other - General - Other: $1,080,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,860,000
    Rents: $233,000
    Sale of Property: $36,000
    Interest Earnings: $25,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $104,000
    Correctional Institutions: $100,000
    Regular Highways: $76,000
    Police Protection: $21,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,580,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,946,000
    Other: $833,000
    Highways: $479,000
    Health and Hospitals: $28,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,868,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,702,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $383,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $12,000
    Other Selective Sales: $11,000
    Other License: $7,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,546,000

Goshen County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $378,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $187,000
    Central Staff Services: $45,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,524,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,440,000
    Police Protection: $1,121,000
    Regular Highways: $962,000
    Financial Administration: $783,000
    Central Staff Services: $733,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $276,000
    General Public Buildings: $255,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $245,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $181,000
    Local Fire Protection: $84,000
    Health - Other: $6,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $204,000
    General Local Government Support: $80,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,295,000
    Other - General - Other: $1,080,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,860,000
    Rents: $233,000
    Sale of Property: $36,000
    Interest Earnings: $25,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $104,000
    Correctional Institutions: $100,000
    Regular Highways: $76,000
    Police Protection: $21,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,580,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,946,000
    Other: $833,000
    Highways: $479,000
    Health and Hospitals: $28,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,868,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,702,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $383,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $12,000
    Other Selective Sales: $11,000
    Other License: $7,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,546,000

Goshen County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $378,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $187,000
    Central Staff Services: $45,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,524,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,440,000
    Police Protection: $1,121,000
    Regular Highways: $962,000
    Financial Administration: $783,000
    Central Staff Services: $733,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $276,000
    General Public Buildings: $255,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $245,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $181,000
    Local Fire Protection: $84,000
    Health - Other: $6,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $204,000
    General Local Government Support: $80,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,295,000
    Other - General - Other: $1,080,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,860,000
    Rents: $233,000
    Sale of Property: $36,000
    Interest Earnings: $25,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $104,000
    Correctional Institutions: $100,000
    Regular Highways: $76,000
    Police Protection: $21,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,580,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,946,000
    Other: $833,000
    Highways: $479,000
    Health and Hospitals: $28,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,868,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,702,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $383,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $12,000
    Other Selective Sales: $11,000
    Other License: $7,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,546,000

Goshen County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $378,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $187,000
    Central Staff Services: $45,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,524,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,440,000
    Police Protection: $1,121,000
    Regular Highways: $962,000
    Financial Administration: $783,000
    Central Staff Services: $733,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $276,000
    General Public Buildings: $255,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $245,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $181,000
    Local Fire Protection: $84,000
    Health - Other: $6,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $204,000
    General Local Government Support: $80,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,295,000
    Other - General - Other: $1,080,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,860,000
    Rents: $233,000
    Sale of Property: $36,000
    Interest Earnings: $25,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $104,000
    Correctional Institutions: $100,000
    Regular Highways: $76,000
    Police Protection: $21,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,580,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,946,000
    Other: $833,000
    Highways: $479,000
    Health and Hospitals: $28,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,868,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,702,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $383,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $12,000
    Other Selective Sales: $11,000
    Other License: $7,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,546,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 218
  • Number of aged recipients: 26
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 192
  • Number of recipients under 18: 26
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 141
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 51
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 103
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 80
Most common first names in Goshen County, WY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8675.3 years
Mary7281.4 years
William7279.9 years
Robert6473.4 years
George5478.8 years
Charles4678.7 years
James4673.6 years
Henry4080.2 years
Harold3776.6 years
Helen3480.3 years
Most common last names in Goshen County, WY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller4181.2 years
Smith4077.6 years
Johnson3379.3 years
Anderson2577.4 years
Jones2580.1 years
Hill2171.1 years
Peterson2172.7 years
Brown1780.5 years
Davis1775.3 years
Walker1774.7 years
Businesses in Goshen County, WY
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Holiday Inn1
Burger King1Jones New York1
Curves1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Days Inn2RadioShack1
FedEx1Subway1
Ford1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS3