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Gillette, WY (Wyoming) Houses and Residents

Total population: 31,971 (Urban population: 19,140 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 542 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 12,885 (11,282 occupied: 7,238 owner occupied, 4,039 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

36%
State:

31%

Housing density: 964 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $206,907.

Median contract rent in 2016: $792 (lower quartile is $676, upper quartile is $970)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,028


Median gross rent in Gillette, WY in 2016: $906

Housing units in Gillette with a mortgage: 4,944 (112 second mortgage, 128 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,255

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $98,125

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $70,228

Median monthly housing costs: $1,093


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Gillette, Wyoming Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $217,570 (it was $91,900 in 2000)
Gillette:

$217,570
Wyoming:

$209,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $163,170 - $290,334
Median year house/condo built: 1990

Median year apartment built: 1991

Household type by relationship:

Households: 32,168
  • In family households: 26,912 (4,076 male householders, 3,470 female householders)
    5,817 spouses, 10,627 children (9,399 natural, 315 adopted, 855 stepchildren), 522 grandchildren, 317 brothers or sisters, 159 parents, 430 other relatives, 1,496 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,840 (1,832 male householders (1,406 living alone)), 1,891 female householders (1,460 living alone)), 1,106 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 426

Size of family households: 3,072 2-persons, 1,529 3-persons, 1,518 4-persons, 926 5-persons, 235 6-persons, 199 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,874 1-person, 805 2-persons, 55 3-persons, 12 4-persons.

6,263 married couples with children.
2,605 single-parent households (1,026 men, 1,579 women).

92.4% of residents of Gillette speak English at home.
5.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (56% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 31% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% speak English very well, 15% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (88% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 1% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (66% speak English very well, 34% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 1,300 (4.0%)
(32.2% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.6
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.4
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Gillette, Wyoming:

  • 49no bedroom
  • 561 bedroom
  • 7262 bedrooms
  • 3,7853 bedrooms
  • 1,9464 bedrooms
  • 6855+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Gillette population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gillette, Wyoming:

  • 142no bedroom
  • 5831 bedroom
  • 1,5202 bedrooms
  • 1,5933 bedrooms
  • 2734 bedrooms
  • 65+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Gillette population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Gillette in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 178no vehicle
  • 1,3891 vehicle
  • 2,9042 vehicles
  • 1,9163 vehicles
  • 4984 vehicles
  • 3435+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Gillette population

Cars and other vehicles available in Gillette in renter-occupied apartments

  • 457no vehicle
  • 1,6801 vehicle
  • 1,4572 vehicles
  • 3223 vehicles
  • 814 vehicles
  • 155+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Gillette population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Gillette, Wyoming:

  • 301 room
  • 132 rooms
  • 703 rooms
  • 7204 rooms
  • 1,0815 rooms
  • 1,5856 rooms
  • 1,3817 rooms
  • 1,0028 rooms
  • 1,3769+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Gillette population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gillette, Wyoming:

  • 1471 room
  • 1522 rooms
  • 5893 rooms
  • 1,2144 rooms
  • 8055 rooms
  • 7456 rooms
  • 2657 rooms
  • 868 rooms
  • 629+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Gillette population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Gillette, WY household income distribution

  • Gillette, WY household income distribution
  • 481Less than $10,000
  • 498$10,000 to $14,999
  • 193$15,000 to $19,999
  • 699$20,000 to $24,999
  • 465$25,000 to $29,999
  • 358$30,000 to $34,999
  • 458$35,000 to $39,999
  • 391$40,000 to $44,999
  • 371$45,000 to $49,999
  • 537$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,087$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,916$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,435$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,197$125,000 to $149,999
  • 756$150,000 to $199,999
  • 399$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Gillette, WY

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Gillette, WY
  • 214Less than $10,000
  • 26$10,000 to $14,999
  • 130$15,000 to $19,999
  • 126$20,000 to $24,999
  • 85$25,000 to $29,999
  • 107$30,000 to $34,999
  • 82$35,000 to $39,999
  • 122$40,000 to $49,999
  • 46$60,000 to $69,999
  • 88$70,000 to $79,999
  • 17$80,000 to $89,999
  • 51$90,000 to $99,999
  • 202$100,000 to $124,999
  • 286$125,000 to $149,999
  • 931$150,000 to $174,999
  • 634$175,000 to $199,999
  • 1,683$200,000 to $249,999
  • 872$250,000 to $299,999
  • 872$300,000 to $399,999
  • 300$400,000 to $499,999
  • 142$500,000 to $749,999
  • 15$750,000 to $999,999
  • 43$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 116$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Gillette, WY

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Gillette, WY
  • 6Less than $100
  • 29$100 to $149
  • 10$150 to $199
  • 29$200 to $249
  • 15$250 to $299
  • 36$300 to $349
  • 96$350 to $399
  • 109$400 to $449
  • 119$450 to $499
  • 62$500 to $549
  • 76$550 to $599
  • 104$600 to $649
  • 436$650 to $699
  • 158$700 to $749
  • 318$750 to $799
  • 776$800 to $899
  • 496$900 to $999
  • 540$1,000 to $1,249
  • 382$1,250 to $1,499
  • 405$1,500 to $1,999
  • 64$2,000 to $2,499
  • 54No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2502010 or later
  • 6552000 to 2009
  • 3671990 to 1999
  • 1241980 to 1989
  • 821970 to 1979
  • 50Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Gillette population
Gillette commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 622
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3,450
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 4,997
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 2,774
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,072
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 307
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 585
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 45
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 62
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 553
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 585
  • 90 or more minutes: 299
Gillette, WY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 98.9%
Number of people working at home: 403 (2.5% of all workers)

Gillette mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 14,988 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 1,334 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 149 (1%)
  • Taxi: 244 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 13 (0%)
  • Walked: 169 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 403 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 2,349
 American: 1,569
 English: 675
 Irish: 661
 Norwegian: 471
 African: 291
 European: 164
 Swedish: 162
 Italian: 115
 British: 101
 Scotch-Irish: 98
 Scandinavian: 97
 French (except Basque): 84
 Scottish: 63
 Dutch: 59
 Finnish: 58
 Polish: 56
 Danish: 50
 Czech: 47
 French Canadian: 43
 Lithuanian: 42
 Australian: 31
 Ukrainian: 28
 Greek: 26
 Basque: 24
 Welsh: 17
 Romanian: 13
 Canadian: 10
 Czechoslovakian: 9
 Slavic: 3
 Iranian: 1
 Kenyan: 1
 Jamaican: 1

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

  • 34%Mexico
  • 12%Guatemala
  • 9%Kenya
  • 9%Canada
  • 5%Moldova
  • 4%El Salvador
  • 3%Indonesia

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

  • This state: 13,353
  • Other state: 17,362
  • Northeast: 472
  • Midwest: 8,170
  • South: 2,007
  • West: 6,736

77% of Gillette residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 28% lived in Wyoming.

Gillette:

77.4%
State average:

81.9%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 4
  • 5th and 6th grade: 1
  • 7th and 8th grade: 253
  • 9th grade: 32
  • 10th grade: 266
  • 11th grade: 205
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 144
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,875
  • Less than 1 year of college: 609
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,702
  • Associate degree: 1,246
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,238
  • Master's degree: 273
  • Professional school degree: 157
  • Doctorate degree: 76

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 26
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 22
  • 7th and 8th grade: 91
  • 9th grade: 88
  • 10th grade: 137
  • 11th grade: 172
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 125
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,887
  • Less than 1 year of college: 761
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,052
  • Associate degree: 1,053
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,373
  • Master's degree: 518
  • Professional school degree: 88
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.9%Males
  • 4.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 18.7%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 30.8%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 6.5%Males
Gillette marital status for males
Gillette marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,191
  • One, attached: 1,435
  • Two: 225
  • 3 or 4: 842
  • 5 to 9: 506
  • 10 to 19: 846
  • 20 to 49: 687
  • 50 or more: 96
  • Mobile homes: 1,994

Median worth of mobile homes: $45,128

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.6%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 0.9%

House/condo owner moved in on average 8 years ago

Renter moved in on average 0 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Gillette:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Gillette
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (83.2%)
  • Electricity (13.4%)
  • Wood (2.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.9%)
  • Solar energy (0.4%)
  • Other fuel (0.3%)
  • Coal or coke (0.1%)
  • Electricity (50.5%)
  • Utility gas (47.3%)
  • No fuel used (1.8%)
  • Other fuel (0.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 167
Here:

3.8%
Wyoming:

5.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 51
Here:

2.6%
Wyoming:

4.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 41
Here:

3.6%
Wyoming:

4.9%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

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)