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Sublette County, Wyoming (WY)


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County population in 2012: 10,368 (all rural); it was 5,920 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,686
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 972
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,743
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,248 (it was 628 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

31%

Land area: 4883 sq. mi.
Water area: 53.1 sq. mi.
Population density: 2 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Sublette County: 83.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (33.3%), Educational,health and social services (14.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 76%
  • Government: 16%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 8%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Sublette County, Wyoming:


Median resident age:  38.0 years
Wyoming median age:  36.0 years

Males: 5,550  (29.5%)
Females: 4,697  (70.5%)

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Sublette County,WY real estate house value trend



Average household size:
Sublette County:

2.0 people
Wyoming:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2009: $54,265 ($39,044 in 1999)
This county:

$54265
Wyoming:

$52664

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $654 (lower quartile is $506, upper quartile is $896)
This county:

$654
State:

$583


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $273,748 (it was $113,800 in 2000)
Sublette County:

$273,748
Wyoming:

$184,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $166,625 - $390,611

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $382,427
Here:

$382,427
State:

$293,327

In 2-unit structures: $529,853
Here:

$529,853
State:

$408,102

Mobile homes: $100,562
Here:

$100,562
State:

$45,718

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $53,502
Here:

$53,502
State:

$24,405
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,354
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $355

Institutionalized population: 19

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


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


Sublette County, WY map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,035 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $790 (0.4%)


Sublette County household income distribution in 2009 Sublette County home values distribution


Sublette County contract rent distribution in 2009

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 3.4%
(3.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 10.9% for two or more races residents)
Median age of residents in 2010: 38 years old
(Males: 38 years old, Females: 38 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 39 years old, Black residents: 39 years old, American Indian residents: 29 years old, Asian residents: 25 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27 years old, Other race residents: 28 years old)

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

9.7%
Whole state:

11.4%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

4.6%
Whole state:

4.5%

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Sublette County is $459 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $532 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $696 a month.

Cities in this county include: Pinedale, Marbleton, Big Piney, Bondurant, Daniel, Cora, Boulder, Calpet.

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

2005 air pollution in Sublette County:

Nitrogen Dioxide: 0.01 ppm (standard limit: 0.053 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.119 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Above U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.079 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 10 µg/m3. Below U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour: 51 µg/m3(standard limit: 150 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.



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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Sublette County: Dutch Joe Guard Station (A), McCann Ranch (B), Green River Lake Campground (C), Trails End Campground (D), Big Sandy Lodge (E), Lower Fremont Boat Ramp (F), Boulder Lake Campground (G), Scab Creek Campground (H), Sacajawea Campground (I), Mountain Home Ranch (J), Boulder Lake Ranch (K), Old Juel Ranch (L), Olsen Ranch (M), Dead Shot Ranch (N), Crows Nest Lookout (O), Boulder Lake Drift Fence (P), Square Top Drift Fence (Q), Mount Airy Drift Fence (R), Blue Rim Drift Fence (S), Sommers Ranch (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Cottonwood Cemetery (1), Plainview Cemetery (2), Vible Cemetery (3), Wilhelm Cemetery (4), Tie Camp Cemetery (5), Boulder Cemetery (6), Indian Graves (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Junction Lake (A), Borum Lake (B), Elbow Lake Number 2 (C), Kenny Lake (D), Eklund Lake (E), Crescent Lake (F), Dads Lake (G), Deep Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: McDougal Creek (A), Little Twin Creek (B), Badger Creek (C), Aspen Creek (D), Hidden Basin Creek (E), Kerr Creek (F), Apperson Creek (G), Hole in the Wall Creek (H), Irene Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Sublette County include: Fish Creek Park (1), Coyote Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Neighboring counties: Fremont County , Lincoln County , Sweetwater County , Teton County .

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)


Current college students: 105
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 89.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 21.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 97 (63% naturalized citizens)

Sublette County:

1.6%
Whole state:

2.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population


Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 87.4%

Sublette County marital status for males
Sublette County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Sublette County with a mortgage: 473 (35 second mortgage, 31 home equity loan, 3 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 389

Here:

54.9% with mortgage
State:

65.7% with mortgage



Religion statistics:

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.05%
Here44.1%
USA50.2%
Total adherents: 2,608
Total congregations: 15

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionEpiscopal ChurchLutheran Church
Adherents777 (29.8%)770 (29.5%)291 (11.2%)247 (9.5%)238 (9.1%)
Congregations2 (13.3%)2 (13.3%)2 (13.3%)2 (13.3%)2 (13.3%)
NameUnited Church of ChristInternational Church of the Foursquare GospelNational Association of Congregational Christian ChurchesAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents131 (5.0%)50 (1.9%)49 (1.9%)30 (1.2%)25 (1.0%)
Congregations1 (6.7%)1 (6.7%)1 (6.7%)1 (6.7%)1 (6.7%)
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Religions in Sublette County - Pinedale, Marbleton, Big Piney, Bondurant, Daniel

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
This county:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Sublette County:

1.26 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
This county:

8.81 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Sublette County:

16.36 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

10.08 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

5.6%
Wyoming:

7.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Here:

23.7%
Wyoming:

24.4%



Agriculture in Sublette County:

Average size of farms: 2169 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $100,512
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $29.19
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 88.58%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $88,272
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 18.13%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 83.77%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $68,421
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 72.22%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.90

Tornado activity:

Sublette County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Wyoming state average. It is 79.8 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Sublette County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wyoming state average. It is 332% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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 49.5 miles away from the county center
On 4/21/2001 at 17:18:56, a magnitude 5.4 (5.4 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.3 MW, Depth: 0.5 mi) earthquake occurred 72.2 miles away from the county center
On 2/11/1994 at 14:59:50, a magnitude 5.3 (4.8 MB, 5.1 ML, 5.3 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 51.0 miles away from the county center
On 2/4/1994 at 02:42:12, a magnitude 5.2 (4.7 MB, 5.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.7 miles away from Sublette County center
On 4/7/1994 at 16:16:44, a magnitude 5.2 (4.3 MB, 4.8 ML, 5.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.6 miles away from the county center
On 2/3/1995 at 15:26:10, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MB, 4.6 MS, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 86.4 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:


The number of natural disasters in Sublette County (1) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 1

Class of Workers


Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (14%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Health care (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)

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




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





Sublette County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,136 (72%)
  • Carpooled: 362 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 13 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 4 (0%)
  • Walked: 226 (8%)
  • Other means: 26 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 204 (7%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

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


Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2005 was $70,880.

14.20% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($52,543 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

14.20%
Wyoming average:

9.04%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.01% relocated from other counties in Wyoming ($16,152 average AGI)
9.19% relocated from other states ($36,391 average AGI)
Sublette County:

9.19%
Wyoming average:

6.22%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Sweetwater County, WY  1.62% ($54,000 average AGI)
from Teton County, WY  0.54% ($38,067)
from Lincoln County, WY  0.47% ($39,154)
from Natrona County, WY  0.47% ($60,154)
from Fremont County, WY  0.43% ($36,833)
from Park County, WY  0.36% ($33,200)


9.16% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($61,408 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.16%
Wyoming average:

8.50%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.09% relocated to other counties in Wyoming ($18,246 average AGI)
6.07% relocated to other states ($43,163 average AGI)
Sublette County:

6.07%
Wyoming average:

5.71%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Lincoln County, WY  0.53% ($40,071 average AGI)
to Fremont County, WY  0.50% ($74,538)
to Sweetwater County, WY  0.50% ($69,231)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.6

Births per 1000 population in Sublette County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Sublette County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Sublette County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 832 (763 aged, 69 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1140.630
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 779.670
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 43.32

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 17.43
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 28.88

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 14.44

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,697

Size of family households: 1,212 2-persons, 537 3-persons, 492 4-persons, 227 5-persons, 80 6-persons, 46 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,000 1-person, 249 2-persons, 36 3-persons, 16 4-persons, 7 5-persons, 2 6-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

96.4% of residents of Sublette County speak English at home.
2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (72% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (75% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (64% speak English very well, 36% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $28,625,000 ($4302 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,089,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $13,719,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $3,523,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $184,000
Federal grants: $4,139,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,845,000 ($33,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,214,000 ($226,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $301,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,592,000
Federal Government insurance: $688,000

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

Births: 351
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

66 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 240
Here:

35 per 1000 residents
State:

42 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +5
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +905
Here:

+131 per 1000 residents
State:

+3 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Sublette County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.55 millions of gallons per day (21% from ground, 79% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.2

Year house built

Rooms in houses/apartments in Sublette County, Wyoming
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 9
  • 2 rooms: 26
  • 3 rooms: 76
  • 4 rooms: 198
  • 5 rooms: 389
  • 6 rooms: 448
  • 7 rooms: 238
  • 8 rooms: 149
  • 9+ rooms: 210
  • 1 room: 8
  • 2 rooms: 54
  • 3 rooms: 60
  • 4 rooms: 162
  • 5 rooms: 124
  • 6 rooms: 97
  • 7 rooms: 72
  • 8 rooms: 32
  • 9+ rooms: 19
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Sublette County, Wyoming
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 10
  • 1 bedroom: 104
  • 2 bedrooms: 352
  • 3 bedrooms: 884
  • 4 bedrooms: 294
  • 5+ bedrooms: 99
  • no bedroom: 22
  • 1 bedroom: 76
  • 2 bedrooms: 248
  • 3 bedrooms: 214
  • 4 bedrooms: 52
  • 5+ bedrooms: 16
Cars and other vehicles available in Sublette County, Wyoming in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 35
  • 1 vehicle: 347
  • 2 vehicles: 744
  • 3 vehicles: 420
  • 4 vehicles: 137
  • 5+ vehicles: 60
  • no vehicle: 19
  • 1 vehicle: 241
  • 2 vehicles: 278
  • 3 vehicles: 75
  • 4 vehicles: 11
  • 5+ vehicles: 4

56% of Sublette County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 44% lived in Wyoming.

Sublette County:

56.0%
State average:

51.9%


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


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $66,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 5%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 5%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Sublette County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Wood (29.3%)
  • Utility gas (27.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (25.5%)
  • Electricity (12.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.7%)
  • Coal or coke (0.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27.4%)
  • Utility gas (25.5%)
  • Electricity (24.7%)
  • Wood (18.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.9%)
  • Other fuel (0.8%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 44
Here:

5.9%
Wyoming:

4.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 18
Here:

5.0%
Wyoming:

3.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 21
Here:

25.9%
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 (Noninst.)


Expenditure Revenue

Sublette County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:


Sublette County government finances - Revenue in 2006:


Sublette County government finances - Debt in 2006:


Sublette County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:


Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:



Sublette County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1991
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Sublette County Fatal accident statistics for 1992 - 2009
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)




Most common first names in Sublette County, WY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2978.0 years
Robert2773.2 years
John2375.7 years
George1977.4 years
James1876.3 years
Mary1877.0 years
Joseph1675.6 years
Charles1677.2 years
Helen1184.3 years
Ruth1177.8 years
Most common last names in Sublette County, WY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1275.2 years
Miller1077.0 years
Budd1082.8 years
Clark977.3 years
Jensen981.3 years
Carr775.0 years
Harrower670.6 years
Dew679.6 years
Smith676.5 years
Steele681.5 years
Businesses in Sublette County, WY
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture1
Best Western1U-Haul1
FedEx4UPS3
Kroger1
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