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Niobrara County, Wyoming (WY)

County population in 2016: 2,482 (all rural); it was 2,407 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 345
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 425
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 737
Renter-occupied apartments: 299 (it was 274 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

31%

Land area: 2626 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 1 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Niobrara County: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (56.9%), Educational, health and social services (15.7%), Construction (11.8%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (11.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 43%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 55%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Niobrara County, WY (2017)
    • 2,21291.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1094.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 903.7%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 602.5%Two or more races
    • 110.5%Asian alone
    • 20.08%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
Median resident age:

39.9 years
Wyoming median age:

37.5 years
Males: 1,130  (45.6%)
Females: 1,352  (54.4%)
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Average household size:
Niobrara County:

2.0 people
Wyoming:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $41,527 ($29,701 in 1999)
This county:

$41,527
Wyoming:

$60,434

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $522 (lower quartile is $401, upper quartile is $642)
This county:

$522
State:

$703


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $156,685 (it was $66,900 in 2000)
Niobrara:

$156,685
Wyoming:

$214,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $74,316 - $186,178
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,090
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $338

Institutionalized population: 214

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 0
  • Thefts: 4
  • Auto thefts: 0

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 2
  • Thefts: 6
  • Auto thefts: 0
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $149,800
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $144,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $151,700
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $31,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,100
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $32,300
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $37,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2016: 7 buildings, average cost: $287,700
  • 2017: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Niobrara, WY residents
Average permit cost in Niobrara, WY
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $810 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $874 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Niobrara, WY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Niobrara, WY in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Niobrara, WY in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.4%
Niobrara County:

13.4%
Wyoming:

11.3%
(12.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 44.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 39.9 years old
(Males: 40.2 years old, Females: 39.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.1 years old, Black residents: 39.4 years old, American Indian residents: 35.5 years old, Asian residents: 44.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.3 years old, Other race residents: 57.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Niobrara County is $414 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $495 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $646 a month.

Cities in this county include: Lusk, Manville, Lance Creek, Van Tassell.

Niobrara 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 Niobrara County: Lichty Cabin (A), Maple Ranch (B), Martin Ranch (C), McClellan Ranch (D), McFarland Ranch (E), McGraugh Ranch (F), Milne Ranch (G), Morton Ranch (H), Nall Ranch (I), Neff Ranch (J), O'Donnel Ranch (K), Oil City Ranch (L), Oilcan Ranch (M), Old Altman Ranch (N), Old Goose Egg Ranchhouse (O), Old Webble Ranch (P), Old Wolton Ruins (Q), One Hundred and Two Ranch (R), Parsons Ranch (S), Petty Ranch (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Natrona Memorial Gardens (1), Midwest Cemetery (2), Freeland Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Burlington Lake (A), Soda Lake (B), Steamboat Lake (C), Suicide Soda Lake (D), Mud Lake (E), McClanahan Lake (F), The Dry Lake (G), Jackson Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Matheson Creek (A), MacNales Creek (B), Fish Creek (C), Sweetwater River (D), Lone Tree Creek (E), Dry Fork (F), Elk Creek (G), Arkansas Creek (H), Little Bull Cedar Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Niobrara County include: Pathfinder National Wildlife Refuge (1), Oregon Trail Historical Marker (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Harney County, Oregon , Clark County, Idaho , Gregory County, South Dakota , Jones County, South Dakota , Washtenaw County, Michigan .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.9%
Wyoming:

3.8%

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

Current college students: 67
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 6 (90.9% naturalized citizens)

Niobrara County:

0.3%
Whole state:

3.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 21980 to 1989
  • 91970 to 1979
  • 4Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 93.0%

Niobrara County marital status for males Niobrara County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,057
  • One, attached: 7
  • Two: 15
  • 3 or 4: 30
  • 10 to 19: 20
  • 20 or more: 29
  • Mobile homes: 163
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 2

Housing units in Niobrara County with a mortgage: 365 (14 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 340

Here:

51.8% with mortgage
State:

58.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Niobrara County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4217
Mainline Protestant1322
Catholic1051
Other851
None1,741-
Niobrara 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: 1
Niobrara County:

4.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Niobrara County:

8.50 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 2
This county:

8.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.08 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Niobrara County:

7.7%
Wyoming:

7.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Niobrara County:

26.8%
State:

24.4%

Agriculture in Niobrara County:

Average size of farms: 6583 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $143,527
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $96.80
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 90.02%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $117,313
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.25%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 37.07%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $82,593
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 83.13%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.82
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.02%
All wheat for grain: 3674 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Niobrara County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Wyoming state average. It is 13697856.1 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 8 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/11/1962, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured 4 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Niobrara County-area historical earthquake activity is below Wyoming state average. It is 11% 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 325.8 miles away from Niobrara 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 70.5 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 472.4 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 109.9 miles away from the county center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 111.4 miles away from Niobrara 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 331.9 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 and Flooding, Incident Period: May 24, 2015 to June 06, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4227: July 07, 2015, FEMA Id: 4227, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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
  • Wyoming SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, MUDSLIDES, Incident Period: May 29, 1978, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-557: May 29, 1978, FEMA Id: 557, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Flood

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

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 709 (67.7%)
  • Carpooled: 91 (8.7%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 25 (2.4%)
  • Walked: 116 (11.1%)
  • Worked at home: 107 (10.2%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Public administration (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Public administration (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)

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


  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Korea (43%)
  • Canada (43%)
  • England (0%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)
  • Norway (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Niobrara County


  • German (25%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • Norwegian (7%)
  • American (6%)
  • English (6%)
  • Scandinavian (4%)
  • European (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
93 people in state prisons
7 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
202 people in state prisons
12 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $62,242.

3.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($57,606 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.66%
Wyoming average:

7.08%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.66% relocated from other counties in Wyoming ($57,606 average AGI)
4.10% relocated from other states ($39,061 average AGI)
Niobrara County:

4.10%
Wyoming average:

4.84%

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


6.16% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($71,965 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.16%
Wyoming average:

7.86%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.00% relocated to other counties in Wyoming ($53,368 average AGI)
2.16% relocated to other states ($18,596 average AGI)
Niobrara County:

2.16%
Wyoming average:

5.61%

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

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.5

Births per 1000 population in Niobrara County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Niobrara County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Niobrara County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 19.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Niobrara County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Niobrara County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Niobrara County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Niobrara County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Niobrara County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Niobrara County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 530 (469 aged, 61 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 63 (15%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (33)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (27)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (25)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (23)
  • Congestive heart failure (22)
  • Malignant neoplasm of prostate (11)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (11)

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

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 525
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 481

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 37
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 131

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,482
  • In family households: 1,685 (295 male householders, 266 female householders)
    503 spouses, 575 children (447 natural, 1 adopted, 134 stepchildren), 14 grandchildren, 1 brothers or sisters, 3 parents, 0 other relatives, 31 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 505 (173 male householders (142 living alone)), 243 female householders (208 living alone)), 90 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 293

Size of family households: 305 2-persons, 85 3-persons, 96 4-persons, 44 5-persons, 20 6-persons, 8 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 348 1-person, 39 2-persons, 15 3-persons, 5 4-persons.

419 married couples with children.
42 single-parent households (14 men, 28 women).

96.4% of residents of Niobrara speak English at home.
3.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (88% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $18,415,000 ($8,105 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $264,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $6,690,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $4,168,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,412,000
Federal grants: $4,453,000
Federal procurement contracts: $228,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,462,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $0,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,192,000
Federal Government insurance: $458,000

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

Births: 96
Here:

42 per 1000 residents
State:

66 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 160
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

42 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -52
Here -23 per 1000 residents
State +3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Niobrara County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.36 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.0
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.5

Year house built in Niobrara County, Wyoming
  • Year house built in Niobrara County, Wyoming
  • 622014 or later
  • 62010 to 2013
  • 822000 to 2009
  • 561990 to 1999
  • 831980 to 1989
  • 1021970 to 1979
  • 931960 to 1969
  • 1801950 to 1959
  • 1661940 to 1949
  • 5511939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Niobrara County, Wyoming
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Niobrara County, Wyoming
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Niobrara County, Wyoming
  • 01 room
  • 52 rooms
  • 123 rooms
  • 214 rooms
  • 1375 rooms
  • 1206 rooms
  • 1247 rooms
  • 1708 rooms
  • 1189+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Niobrara County, Wyoming
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Niobrara County, Wyoming
  • 01 room
  • 152 rooms
  • 173 rooms
  • 1014 rooms
  • 555 rooms
  • 436 rooms
  • 87 rooms
  • 118 rooms
  • 219+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Niobrara County, Wyoming
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Niobrara County, Wyoming
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Niobrara County, Wyoming
  • 0no bedroom
  • 171 bedroom
  • 872 bedrooms
  • 3943 bedrooms
  • 1704 bedrooms
  • 405+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Niobrara County, Wyoming
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Niobrara County, Wyoming
  • 0no bedroom
  • 461 bedroom
  • 1112 bedrooms
  • 753 bedrooms
  • 384 bedrooms
  • 35+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Niobrara County, Wyoming in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Niobrara County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Niobrara County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 9no vehicle
  • 1221 vehicle
  • 2382 vehicles
  • 1553 vehicles
  • 644 vehicles
  • 1235+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Niobrara County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Niobrara County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 67no vehicle
  • 1171 vehicle
  • 602 vehicles
  • 243 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 75+ vehicles

88.7% of Niobrara County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 77% lived in Wyoming.

Niobrara County:

88.7%
State average:

83.9%

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

  • This state: 1,066
  • Other state: 1,405
  • Northeast: 28
  • Midwest: 656
  • South: 173
  • West: 526
Year householders moved into unit in Niobrara County, WY
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Niobrara County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 43.6%Utility gas
  • 31.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.3%Wood
  • 10.9%Electricity
  • 1.2%Coal or coke
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 55.8%Utility gas
  • 28.2%Electricity
  • 13.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2
Here:

1.1%
Wyoming:

6.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 15
Here:

7.7%
Wyoming:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
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

Niobrara County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $161,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $746,000
    Libraries: $145,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $102,000
    General Public Buildings: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $458,000
    Central Staff Services: $438,000
    Police Protection: $376,000
    General - Other: $347,000
    Correctional Institutions: $325,000
    Hospitals: $277,000
    Financial Administration: $217,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $214,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $154,000
    General Public Buildings: $144,000
    Health - Other: $57,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $17,000
    Libraries: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $367,000
    Other: $56,000
    Natural Resources: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $14,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $771,000
    Other - General - Other: $526,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $310,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $270,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $40,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $25,000
    Interest Earnings: $19,000
    Sale of Property: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $56,000
    Central Staff Services: $44,000
    Regular Highways: $24,000
    Libraries: $24,000
    General Public Building: $17,000
    Police Protection: $17,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $309,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $872,000
    Highways: $545,000
    Other: $330,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,011,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $244,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $105,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $21,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,400,000

Niobrara County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $161,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $746,000
    Libraries: $145,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $102,000
    General Public Buildings: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $458,000
    Central Staff Services: $438,000
    Police Protection: $376,000
    General - Other: $347,000
    Correctional Institutions: $325,000
    Hospitals: $277,000
    Financial Administration: $217,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $214,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $154,000
    General Public Buildings: $144,000
    Health - Other: $57,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $17,000
    Libraries: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $367,000
    Other: $56,000
    Natural Resources: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $14,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $771,000
    Other - General - Other: $526,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $310,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $270,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $40,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $25,000
    Interest Earnings: $19,000
    Sale of Property: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $56,000
    Central Staff Services: $44,000
    Regular Highways: $24,000
    Libraries: $24,000
    General Public Building: $17,000
    Police Protection: $17,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $309,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $872,000
    Highways: $545,000
    Other: $330,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,011,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $244,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $105,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $21,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,400,000

Niobrara County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $161,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $746,000
    Libraries: $145,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $102,000
    General Public Buildings: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $458,000
    Central Staff Services: $438,000
    Police Protection: $376,000
    General - Other: $347,000
    Correctional Institutions: $325,000
    Hospitals: $277,000
    Financial Administration: $217,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $214,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $154,000
    General Public Buildings: $144,000
    Health - Other: $57,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $17,000
    Libraries: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $367,000
    Other: $56,000
    Natural Resources: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $14,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $771,000
    Other - General - Other: $526,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $310,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $270,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $40,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $25,000
    Interest Earnings: $19,000
    Sale of Property: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $56,000
    Central Staff Services: $44,000
    Regular Highways: $24,000
    Libraries: $24,000
    General Public Building: $17,000
    Police Protection: $17,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $309,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $872,000
    Highways: $545,000
    Other: $330,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,011,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $244,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $105,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $21,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,400,000

Niobrara County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $161,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $746,000
    Libraries: $145,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $102,000
    General Public Buildings: $19,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $458,000
    Central Staff Services: $438,000
    Police Protection: $376,000
    General - Other: $347,000
    Correctional Institutions: $325,000
    Hospitals: $277,000
    Financial Administration: $217,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $214,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $154,000
    General Public Buildings: $144,000
    Health - Other: $57,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $17,000
    Libraries: $9,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $367,000
    Other: $56,000
    Natural Resources: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $14,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $771,000
    Other - General - Other: $526,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $310,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $270,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $40,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $25,000
    Interest Earnings: $19,000
    Sale of Property: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $56,000
    Central Staff Services: $44,000
    Regular Highways: $24,000
    Libraries: $24,000
    General Public Building: $17,000
    Police Protection: $17,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $309,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $872,000
    Highways: $545,000
    Other: $330,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,011,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $244,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $105,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $21,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,400,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 24
  • Number of aged recipients: 0
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 0
  • Number of recipients under 18: 0
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 18
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 0
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 12
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 8
Most common first names in Niobrara County, WY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2676.1 years
Mary1876.6 years
James1776.1 years
Helen1679.9 years
Robert1476.3 years
Charles1475.1 years
William1472.7 years
Frank1276.3 years
Anna1182.9 years
George1178.6 years
Most common last names in Niobrara County, WY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1077.4 years
Miller1084.1 years
Anderson982.7 years
Smith979.0 years
Larson979.3 years
Klemke884.1 years
Brown879.9 years
Thompson785.9 years
Pfister776.0 years
Wasserburger774.3 years
Businesses in Niobrara County, WY
NameCountNameCount
Best Western1Subway1
RadioShack1True Value1

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