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Park County, Wyoming (WY)

County population in 2014: 28,989 (56% urban, 44% rural); it was 25,786 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,957
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,465
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 7,355
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,463 (it was 2,957 in 2000)
% of renters here:

29%
State:

31%

Land area: 6942 sq. mi.

Water area: 26.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 4 people per square mile   (very low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Park County: 85.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (37.9%), Construction (13.9%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (10.8%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 77%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 18%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Park County, Wyoming:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (92.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (4.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Asian alone (0.6%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  43.0 years
Wyoming median age:  36.0 years
Males: 14,410  (49.7%)
Females: 14,579  (50.3%)
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Park County,WY real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Park County:

2.0 people
Wyoming:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2015: $57,679 ($35,829 in 1999)

This county:

$57,679
Wyoming:

$60,214

Median contract rent in 2015 for apartments: $579 (lower quartile is $458, upper quartile is $781)
This county:

$579
State:

$697


Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $241,408 (it was $106,600 in 2000)
Park:

$241,408
Wyoming:

$212,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $170,362 - $332,931
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,274
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $417

Institutionalized population: 294

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 37
  • Burglaries: 32
  • Thefts: 57
  • Auto thefts: 3

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 5
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 24
  • Burglaries: 24
  • Thefts: 69
  • Auto thefts: 1
Park County, WY map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 234 buildings, average cost: $192,600
  • 2008: 177 buildings, average cost: $195,300
  • 2009: 126 buildings, average cost: $177,500
  • 2010: 102 buildings, average cost: $202,700
  • 2011: 101 buildings, average cost: $197,800
  • 2012: 104 buildings, average cost: $200,500
  • 2013: 98 buildings, average cost: $229,200
  • 2014: 107 buildings, average cost: $229,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,439 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,497 (0.6%)

Park County household income distribution in 2009 Park County home values distribution Park County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 7.2%
(5.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.6% for Black residents, 28.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.9% for American Indian residents, 73.5% for other race residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 6.9%
Park County:

6.9%
Wyoming:

11.1%
(5.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.6% for Black residents, 20.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.2% for American Indian residents, 73.5% for other race residents)

Median age of residents in 2015: 43 years old
(Males: 42 years old, Females: 43 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45 years old, Black residents: 21 years old, American Indian residents: 36 years old, Asian residents: 34 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25 years old, Other race residents: 11 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Park County is $422 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $497 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $624 a month.

Cities in this county include: Cody, Powell, Yellowstone National Park, Meeteetse, Mammoth, Ralston, Freedom, Garland.

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

2012 air pollution in Park County:

Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 14.2 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 5.2 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Below U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Hancock County, Maine , Franklin County, Vermont , Grand Isle County, Vermont , Hughes County, South Dakota .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Wyoming:

3.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,469
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 23.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 452 (65% naturalized citizens)

Park County:

1.8%
Whole state:

2.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 80
  • 1990 to 1994: 29
  • 1985 to 1989: 94
  • 1980 to 1984: 31
  • 1975 to 1979: 35
  • 1970 to 1974: 21
  • 1970 to 1974: 32
  • 1965 to 1969: 130
Note: State values scaled to Park County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 93.4%

Park County marital status for males Park County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,679
  • One, attached: 376
  • Two: 279
  • 3 or 4: 469
  • 5 to 9: 322
  • 10 to 19: 105
  • 20 or more: 131
  • Mobile homes: 1,497
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 11

Housing units in Park County with a mortgage: 3,041 (308 second mortgage, 221 home equity loan, 11 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,979

Here:

60.6% with mortgage
State:

65.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Park County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,51837
Other3,19613
Catholic2,9854
Mainline Protestant2,7329
None15,774-
Park 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: 5
Park County:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Park County:

6.99 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 43
This county:

15.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.08 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Park County:

6.7%
Wyoming:

7.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Park County:

22.0%
State:

24.4%

Agriculture in Park County:

Average size of farms: 1140 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $74,334
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $274.33
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 52.92%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $70,918
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 11.19%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 97.91%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $70,253
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 83.97%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 5.68
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.04%
Corn for grain: 781 harvested acres
Vegetables: 43 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 4 acres

Earthquake activity:

Park County-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 81.6 miles away from Park County 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 240.1 miles away from the county 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 85.9 miles away from the county 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 158.2 miles away from the county center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 248.8 miles away from Park County center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 516.2 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, 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 Park County (1) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Canada (21%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (15%)
  • Mexico (9%)
  • India (7%)
  • Sweden (5%)
  • Hong Kong (5%)
  • Other Northern Europe (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Park County (%):

  • German (26%)
  • English (13%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • United States or American (8%)
  • Norwegian (5%)
  • Swedish (4%)
  • Italian (3%)

Park County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 9,016 (74%)
  • Carpooled: 1,577 (13%)
  • Subway or elevated: 8 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 2 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 7 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 112 (1%)
  • Walked: 626 (5%)
  • Other means: 71 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 707 (6%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 479 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 121 people in nursing homes
  • 97 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 83 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 42 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 10 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 9 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 9 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 7 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 6 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in other workers' dormitories

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

  • 560 people in college/university student housing
  • 224 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 55 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 51 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 22 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 15 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 14 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $56,258.

7.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,471 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.64%
Wyoming average:

8.02%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.03% relocated from other counties in Wyoming ($10,584 average AGI)
5.61% relocated from other states ($29,887 average AGI)
Park County:

5.61%
Wyoming average:

5.64%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Big Horn County, WY  0.51% ($33,067 average AGI)
from Yellowstone County, MT  0.37% ($34,465)
from Albany County, WY  0.21% ($77,375)
from Washakie County, WY  0.20% ($16,130)
from Laramie County, WY  0.16% ($40,263)
from Campbell County, WY  0.15% ($41,118)
from Natrona County, WY  0.12% ($43,286)


7.18% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,324 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.18%
Wyoming average:

8.16%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
1.83% relocated to other counties in Wyoming ($7,234 average AGI)
5.34% relocated to other states ($25,090 average AGI)
Park County:

5.34%
Wyoming average:

5.77%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Yellowstone County, MT  0.46% ($26,604 average AGI)
to Big Horn County, WY  0.33% ($30,526)
to Albany County, WY  0.29% ($19,059)
to Natrona County, WY  0.21% ($29,583)
to Gallatin County, MT  0.19% ($23,682)
to Park County, MT  0.15% ($42,333)
to Fremont County, WY  0.14% ($24,000)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.6

Births per 1000 population in Park County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Park County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.4

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Park County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 17.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Park County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Park County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,094 (4,514 aged, 580 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 450 (7%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (215)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (204)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (185)
  • Unspecified dementia (184)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (181)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (140)
  • Congestive heart failure (117)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (116)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (107)
  • Other ill-defined heart diseases (105)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.54
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 10,899
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,048
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 47,368

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,050
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 949
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 34

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 50
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 131

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 30

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 186.4. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 126.1
  • Other - 60.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 27,263
  • In family households: 22,274 (6,099 male householders, 1,678 female householders)
    6,528 spouses, 6,711 children (6,144 natural, 217 adopted, 350 stepchildren), 319 grandchildren, 136 brothers or sisters, 117 parents, 124 other relatives, 455 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,989 (2,015 male householders (1,583 living alone)), 2,093 female householders (1,804 living alone)), 881 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 942 (294 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 4,335 2-persons, 1,442 3-persons, 1,183 4-persons, 517 5-persons, 211 6-persons, 89 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,387 1-person, 610 2-persons, 81 3-persons, 19 4-persons, 7 5-persons, 1 6-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons.

4,782 married couples with children.
1,116 single-parent households (264 men, 852 women).

95.8% of residents of Park County speak English at home.
2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (81% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (25% speak English very well, 37% speak English well, 37% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $214,522,000 ($8,090 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,795,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $73,121,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $26,331,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,407,000
Federal grants: $32,174,000
Federal procurement contracts: $47,118,000 ($172,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $34,371,000 ($608,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $854,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $16,080,000
Federal Government insurance: $19,861,000

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

Births: 1,293
Here:

48 per 1000 residents
State:

66 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,152
Here:

43 per 1000 residents
State:

42 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +54
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +720
Here:

+27 per 1000 residents
State:

+3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Park County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.99 millions of gallons per day (5% from ground, 95% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 33
  • 2010 to 2013: 548
  • 2000 to 2009: 2,161
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,201
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,236
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,034
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,385
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,008
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,183
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,206
Note: State values scaled to Park population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Park County, Wyoming
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Park County population
  • 1 room: 23
  • 2 rooms: 34
  • 3 rooms: 149
  • 4 rooms: 716
  • 5 rooms: 1,621
  • 6 rooms: 1,423
  • 7 rooms: 1,331
  • 8 rooms: 913
  • 9+ rooms: 1,145
  • 1 room: 52
  • 2 rooms: 251
  • 3 rooms: 423
  • 4 rooms: 782
  • 5 rooms: 649
  • 6 rooms: 352
  • 7 rooms: 165
  • 8 rooms: 148
  • 9+ rooms: 135
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Park County, Wyoming
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Park County population
  • no bedroom: 23
  • 1 bedroom: 140
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,488
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,564
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,579
  • 5+ bedrooms: 561
  • no bedroom: 60
  • 1 bedroom: 635
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,250
  • 3 bedrooms: 697
  • 4 bedrooms: 212
  • 5+ bedrooms: 103
Cars and other vehicles available in Park County, Wyoming in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Park County population
  • no vehicle: 131
  • 1 vehicle: 1,742
  • 2 vehicles: 3,076
  • 3 vehicles: 1,631
  • 4 vehicles: 549
  • 5+ vehicles: 226
  • no vehicle: 215
  • 1 vehicle: 1,327
  • 2 vehicles: 1,065
  • 3 vehicles: 288
  • 4 vehicles: 42
  • 5+ vehicles: 20

52% of Park County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 48% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 30% lived in Wyoming.

Park County:

51.5%
State average:

51.9%

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

  • This state: 10,550
  • Northeast: 1,446
  • Midwest: 5,846
  • South: 1,895
  • West: 5,461

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $73,100


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Park County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (71.7%)
  • Electricity (13.1%)
  • Wood (7.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.7%)
  • Utility gas (67.1%)
  • Electricity (18.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7.5%)
  • Wood (3.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.7%)
  • Other fuel (0.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 212
Here:

7.0%
Wyoming:

4.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 107
Here:

6.3%
Wyoming:

3.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 21
Here:

1.6%
Wyoming:

8.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Park County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $1,873,000
    Regular Highways: $330,000
    General Public Buildings: $95,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $73,000
    General - Other: $27,000
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000
    Financial Administration: $7,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,923,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,995,000
    Police Protection: $1,756,000
    Health - Other: $1,688,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,385,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,328,000
    Financial Administration: $1,257,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,249,000
    Libraries: $963,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $578,000
    General - Other: $528,000
    Parks and Recreation: $304,000
    Air Transportation: $91,000
    Corrections - Other: $87,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $8,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,749,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $2,642,000
    Regular Highways: $820,000
    General - Other: $320,000
    Correctional Institutions: $304,000
    Financial Administration: $113,000
    General Public Building: $98,000
    Police Protection: $45,000
    Libraries: $19,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,831,000

Park County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,257,000
    All Other: $832,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $176,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,131,000
    All Other: $6,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $264,000
    Highways: $100,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $409,000
    Rents: $392,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $135,000
    Sale of Property: $12,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,501,000
    All Other: $1,606,000
    Highways: $752,000
    Housing and Community Development: $15,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,448,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $660,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $190,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $65,000
    Other Selective Sales: $49,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $23,000
    NEC: $14,000

Park County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,791,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 265
  • Number of aged recipients: 23
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 242
  • Number of recipients under 18: 46
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 182
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 37
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 103
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 105
Park County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Park County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Park County, WY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John13875.4 years
William13275.6 years
Mary12281.3 years
James10773.3 years
Robert10575.6 years
George9077.3 years
Charles7774.6 years
Helen6982.5 years
Margaret5680.1 years
Harold5374.2 years
Most common last names in Park County, WY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson6478.7 years
Smith6075.8 years
Jones5079.7 years
Miller4675.7 years
Moore3776.5 years
Brown3674.3 years
Scott3675.5 years
Anderson3578.1 years
Nelson2979.7 years
Williams2779.8 years
Businesses in Park County, WY
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Albertsons1Maurices1
AmericInn1McDonald's2
Arby's1New Balance1
Best Western1Nike4
Budget Car Rental1Pizza Hut2
Burger King1RadioShack2
Chevrolet2Sears1
Curves1Subway3
Dairy Queen1Super 82
Decora Cabinetry1The Room Place1
Domino's Pizza2Toyota1
FedEx8True Value1
Ford1U-Haul4
H&R Block2UPS7
Holiday Inn1Walmart1
Kmart1Wendy's1
La-Z-Boy1

Park County on our top lists:

  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"