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Weston County, Wyoming (WY)

County population in 2016: 7,129 (45% urban, 55% rural); it was 6,644 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,225
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,124
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,046
Renter-occupied apartments: 672 (it was 578 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

31%

Land area: 2398 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 3 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Weston County: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (26.6%), Educational, health and social services (25.5%), Retail trade (19.6%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (14.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 53%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 45%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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  • Races in Weston County, WY (2017)
    • 6,54698.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3164.8%Asian alone
    • 1051.6%Two or more races
    • 741.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 150.2%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 90.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

44.6 years
Wyoming median age:

37.5 years
Males: 3,709  (52.0%)
Females: 3,420  (48.0%)
Average household size:
Weston County:

2.0 people
Wyoming:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,854 ($32,348 in 1999)
This county:

$56,854
Wyoming:

$60,434

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $576 (lower quartile is $468, upper quartile is $811)
This county:

$576
State:

$703


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $149,659 (it was $63,900 in 2000)
Weston:

$149,659
Wyoming:

$214,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $90,937 - $213,932
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,240
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $385

Institutionalized population: 313

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 1
  • Thefts: 3
  • Auto thefts: 0

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 9
  • Thefts: 15
  • Auto thefts: 0
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $57,900
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $83,300
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $68,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $21,000
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $131,300
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $78,800
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $140,600
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $139,300
  • 2007: 19 buildings, average cost: $112,600
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $128,900
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $124,000
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $46,200
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $271,700
  • 2017: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Weston, WY residents
Average permit cost in Weston, WY
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,243 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,076 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Weston, WY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Weston, WY in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Weston, WY in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.4%
Weston County:

14.4%
Wyoming:

11.3%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.7% for American Indian residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 44.6 years old
(Males: 42.9 years old, Females: 46.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.0 years old, Black residents: 33.5 years old, American Indian residents: 34.7 years old, Asian residents: 37.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 44.9 years old, Other race residents: 18.5 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Weston 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: Newcastle, Upton, Osage, Hill View Heights.

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

2018 air pollution in Weston County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.041 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Significanly above U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Washington County, Maine , Washakie County , Midland County, Michigan , Oceana County, Michigan .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.4%
Wyoming:

3.8%

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

Current college students: 199
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 91.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 20.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 290 (60.2% naturalized citizens)

Weston County:

4.1%
Whole state:

3.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1552010 or later
  • 1182000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 101980 to 1989
  • 61970 to 1979
  • 24Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 82.5%

Weston County marital status for males Weston County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,546
  • One, attached: 33
  • Two: 29
  • 3 or 4: 15
  • 5 to 9: 31
  • 10 to 19: 23
  • 20 or more: 84
  • Mobile homes: 884
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 2

Housing units in Weston County with a mortgage: 1,188 (5 second mortgage, 46 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,277

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

58.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Weston County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant58811
Catholic5672
Mainline Protestant5053
Other3622
None5,186-
Weston 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
Weston County:

5.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Weston County:

5.81 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

11.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.08 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Weston County:

7.0%
Wyoming:

7.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Weston County:

29.3%
State:

24.4%

Agriculture in Weston County:

Average size of farms: 7265 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $115,417
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $39.88
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: 97.91%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $109,772
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.83%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $68,142
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 80.09%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.13
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.01%
All wheat for grain: 616 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Weston County-area historical earthquake activity is below Wyoming state average. It is 6% 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 305.6 miles away from Weston 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 459.8 miles away from the county center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 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 114.6 miles away from the county center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 71.9 miles away from the county center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 73.9 miles away from Weston 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 310.6 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 Oil Creek Fire, Incident Period: July 01, 2012 to July 07, 2012, Fire Management Assistance Declared: July 03, 2012, FEMA Id: 2995, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 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 Elk Mountain #2 Fire, Incident Period: July 31, 2001 to August 08, 2001, Fire Management Assistance Declared: August 01, 2001, FEMA Id: 2370, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 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 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 Weston County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Weston

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,159 (83.0%)
  • Carpooled: 92 (3.5%)
  • Railroad: 11 (0.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 43 (1.7%)
  • Bicycle: 27 (1.0%)
  • Walked: 114 (4.4%)
  • Worked at home: 191 (7.3%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Educational services (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Educational services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Philippines (74%)
  • Japan (15%)
  • Mexico (5%)
  • Canada (3%)
  • England (1%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Weston County


  • German (22%)
  • American (9%)
  • Norwegian (8%)
  • English (7%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • European (3%)
  • Scandinavian (3%)

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

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

  • 169 people in state prisons
  • 50 people in other group homes
  • 48 people in nursing homes
  • 25 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 252 people in state prisons
  • 52 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 9 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $75,163.

6.14% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,567 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.14%
Wyoming average:

7.08%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.76% relocated from other counties in Wyoming ($20,550 average AGI)
3.38% relocated from other states ($26,012 average AGI)
Weston County:

3.38%
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 Campbell County, WY  1.04% ($56,345 average AGI)


7.04% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,157 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.04%
Wyoming average:

7.86%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.56% relocated to other counties in Wyoming ($17,500 average AGI)
4.48% relocated to other states ($24,657 average AGI)
Weston County:

4.48%
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 Campbell County, WY  0.82% ($60,913 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.9

Births per 1000 population in Weston County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Weston County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Weston County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 15.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Weston County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Weston County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Weston County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Weston County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Weston County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Weston County

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

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (82)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (75)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (72)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (63)
  • Congestive heart failure (44)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (42)
  • Unspecified dementia (35)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (33)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (27)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (25)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 1,215 (1,072 aged, 143 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 15.06
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6,099
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,039
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 24,955

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 854
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 839
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 15

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 31
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 75

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,129
  • In family households: 5,457 (882 male householders, 1,101 female householders)
    1,579 spouses, 1,650 children (1,608 natural, 17 adopted, 30 stepchildren), 50 grandchildren, 15 brothers or sisters, 113 parents, 37 other relatives, 68 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,320 (619 male householders (548 living alone)), 526 female householders (454 living alone)), 168 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 353

Size of family households: 1,069 2-persons, 285 3-persons, 283 4-persons, 224 5-persons, 102 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,006 1-person, 126 2-persons, 16 3-persons.

1,070 married couples with children.
336 single-parent households (73 men, 263 women).

95.8% of residents of Weston speak English at home.
0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (90% speak English very well, 10% speak English not well).
3.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (3% speak English very well, 64% speak English well, 34% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (71% speak English very well, 29% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $71,556,000 ($10,777 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $26,324,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $18,281,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $7,306,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,099,000
Federal grants: $16,576,000
Federal procurement contracts: $25,833,000 ($25,482,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,461,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $0,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,243,000
Federal Government insurance: $985,000

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

Births: 351
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

66 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 322
Here:

48 per 1000 residents
State:

42 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +3
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +2
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Weston County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.32 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.5

Year house built in Weston County, Wyoming
  • Year house built in Weston County, Wyoming
  • 1752014 or later
  • 1082010 to 2013
  • 4372000 to 2009
  • 3521990 to 1999
  • 5191980 to 1989
  • 6501970 to 1979
  • 901960 to 1969
  • 5881950 to 1959
  • 2851940 to 1949
  • 4741939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Weston County, Wyoming
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Weston County, Wyoming
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Weston County, Wyoming
  • 01 room
  • 272 rooms
  • 533 rooms
  • 2454 rooms
  • 4905 rooms
  • 5416 rooms
  • 3937 rooms
  • 3538 rooms
  • 3439+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Weston County, Wyoming
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Weston County, Wyoming
  • 641 room
  • 272 rooms
  • 713 rooms
  • 1434 rooms
  • 1935 rooms
  • 976 rooms
  • 197 rooms
  • 238 rooms
  • 379+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Weston County, Wyoming
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Weston County, Wyoming
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Weston County, Wyoming
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1141 bedroom
  • 4472 bedrooms
  • 1,0913 bedrooms
  • 7454 bedrooms
  • 545+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Weston County, Wyoming
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Weston County, Wyoming
  • 66no bedroom
  • 871 bedroom
  • 2642 bedrooms
  • 2223 bedrooms
  • 144 bedrooms
  • 165+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Weston County, Wyoming in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Weston County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Weston County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 48no vehicle
  • 5421 vehicle
  • 7542 vehicles
  • 7953 vehicles
  • 1424 vehicles
  • 2075+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Weston County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Weston County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 142no vehicle
  • 2521 vehicle
  • 2522 vehicles
  • 173 vehicles
  • 494 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

87.1% of Weston County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 79% lived in Wyoming.

Weston County:

87.1%
State average:

83.9%

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

  • This state: 2,230
  • Other state: 4,532
  • Northeast: 113
  • Midwest: 3,006
  • South: 374
  • West: 948
Year householders moved into unit in Weston County, WY
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Weston County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 39.1%Utility gas
  • 30.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 20.2%Electricity
  • 7.8%Wood
  • 3.8%Coal or coke
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 42.1%Electricity
  • 32.7%Utility gas
  • 15.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 10.8%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 74
Here:

10.9%
Wyoming:

6.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 11
Here:

3.9%
Wyoming:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 11
Here:

5.5%
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

Weston County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $226,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $746,000
    General Public Buildings: $227,000
    Police Protection: $84,000
    Parks and Recreation: $60,000
    Air Transportation: $57,000
    General - Other: $50,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $953,000
    Correctional Institutions: $578,000
    Financial Administration: $496,000
    Police Protection: $458,000
    Central Staff Services: $348,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $299,000
    General - Other: $293,000
    Health - Other: $251,000
    General Public Buildings: $207,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $89,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $65,000
    Solid Waste Management: $63,000
    Parks and Recreation: $50,000
    Air Transportation: $42,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $3,445,000
    Other: $454,000
    General Local Government Support: $419,000
    Natural Resources: $383,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $980,000
    Other - General - Other: $930,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $88,000
    General Local Government Support: $23,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $155,000
    Interest Earnings: $24,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $3,771,000
    General Public Building: $246,000
    Police Protection: $136,000
    Parks and Recreation: $97,000
    Regular Highways: $16,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,929,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,666,000
    Other: $1,013,000
    Highways: $616,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,872,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $622,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $346,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,176,000

Weston County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $226,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $746,000
    General Public Buildings: $227,000
    Police Protection: $84,000
    Parks and Recreation: $60,000
    Air Transportation: $57,000
    General - Other: $50,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $953,000
    Correctional Institutions: $578,000
    Financial Administration: $496,000
    Police Protection: $458,000
    Central Staff Services: $348,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $299,000
    General - Other: $293,000
    Health - Other: $251,000
    General Public Buildings: $207,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $89,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $65,000
    Solid Waste Management: $63,000
    Parks and Recreation: $50,000
    Air Transportation: $42,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $3,445,000
    Other: $454,000
    General Local Government Support: $419,000
    Natural Resources: $383,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $980,000
    Other - General - Other: $930,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $88,000
    General Local Government Support: $23,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $155,000
    Interest Earnings: $24,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $3,771,000
    General Public Building: $246,000
    Police Protection: $136,000
    Parks and Recreation: $97,000
    Regular Highways: $16,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,929,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,666,000
    Other: $1,013,000
    Highways: $616,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,872,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $622,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $346,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,176,000

Weston County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $226,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $746,000
    General Public Buildings: $227,000
    Police Protection: $84,000
    Parks and Recreation: $60,000
    Air Transportation: $57,000
    General - Other: $50,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $953,000
    Correctional Institutions: $578,000
    Financial Administration: $496,000
    Police Protection: $458,000
    Central Staff Services: $348,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $299,000
    General - Other: $293,000
    Health - Other: $251,000
    General Public Buildings: $207,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $89,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $65,000
    Solid Waste Management: $63,000
    Parks and Recreation: $50,000
    Air Transportation: $42,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $3,445,000
    Other: $454,000
    General Local Government Support: $419,000
    Natural Resources: $383,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $980,000
    Other - General - Other: $930,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $88,000
    General Local Government Support: $23,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $155,000
    Interest Earnings: $24,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $3,771,000
    General Public Building: $246,000
    Police Protection: $136,000
    Parks and Recreation: $97,000
    Regular Highways: $16,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,929,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,666,000
    Other: $1,013,000
    Highways: $616,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,872,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $622,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $346,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,176,000

Weston County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $226,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $746,000
    General Public Buildings: $227,000
    Police Protection: $84,000
    Parks and Recreation: $60,000
    Air Transportation: $57,000
    General - Other: $50,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $953,000
    Correctional Institutions: $578,000
    Financial Administration: $496,000
    Police Protection: $458,000
    Central Staff Services: $348,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $299,000
    General - Other: $293,000
    Health - Other: $251,000
    General Public Buildings: $207,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $89,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $65,000
    Solid Waste Management: $63,000
    Parks and Recreation: $50,000
    Air Transportation: $42,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $3,445,000
    Other: $454,000
    General Local Government Support: $419,000
    Natural Resources: $383,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $980,000
    Other - General - Other: $930,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $88,000
    General Local Government Support: $23,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $155,000
    Interest Earnings: $24,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000
    Rents: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $3,771,000
    General Public Building: $246,000
    Police Protection: $136,000
    Parks and Recreation: $97,000
    Regular Highways: $16,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,929,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,666,000
    Other: $1,013,000
    Highways: $616,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,872,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $622,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $346,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $6,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,176,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 58
  • Number of aged recipients: 3
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 55
  • Number of recipients under 18: 6
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 43
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 9
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 25
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 22
Most common first names in Weston County, WY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5177.2 years
John4774.3 years
Mary3477.5 years
Robert3371.5 years
George2775.3 years
James2569.9 years
Charles2274.2 years
Anna2282.4 years
Richard2170.4 years
Helen1781.9 years
Most common last names in Weston County, WY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1878.9 years
Davis1475.2 years
Thompson1379.5 years
Jones1365.7 years
Smith1179.0 years
Brown1171.0 years
Larson1175.6 years
Rawhouser1074.7 years
Holwell981.1 years
Hansen983.8 years
Businesses in Weston County, WY
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1Lane Furniture1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1True Value2
Kroger1U-Haul1

Weston County on our top lists:

  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election"