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Races in Cheyenne, Wyoming (WY) Detailed Stats: Ancestries, Foreign born residents, place of birth

 

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2009 2000

Races in Cheyenne, WY (2009)

  • White alone - 44,191 (78.5%)
  • Hispanic - 7,478 (13.3%)
  • Black alone - 1,962 (3.5%)
  • Two or more races - 1,210 (2.1%)
  • Asian alone - 791 (1.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 628 (1.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 48 (0.09%)
  • Other race alone - 16 (0.03%)

Races in Cheyenne, WY (2000)

  • White alone - 43,146 (81.4%)
  • Hispanic - 6,646 (12.5%)
  • Black alone - 1,399 (2.6%)
  • Two or more races - 851 (1.6%)
  • Asian alone - 538 (1.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 329 (0.6%)
  • Other race alone - 57 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 45 (0.08%)

2009 2000

Races in Wyoming (2009)

  • White alone - 468,598 (86.1%)
  • Hispanic - 43,978 (8.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 12,843 (2.4%)
  • Two or more races - 9,330 (1.7%)
  • Black alone - 5,152 (0.9%)
  • Asian alone - 3,649 (0.7%)
  • Other race alone - 360 (0.07%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 359 (0.07%)

Races in Wyoming (2000)

  • White alone - 438,799 (88.9%)
  • Hispanic - 31,669 (6.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 10,238 (2.1%)
  • Two or more races - 6,164 (1.2%)
  • Black alone - 3,504 (0.7%)
  • Asian alone - 2,670 (0.5%)
  • Other race alone - 474 (0.10%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 264 (0.05%)


English speakers - Total:

91.3% of residents of Cheyenne speak English at home.
6.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (82% speak English very well, 18% speak English less than very well).
2.7% of residents speak other language at home (78% speak English very well, 22% speak English less than very well).


English speakers - Born in the United States:

92.7% of residents of Cheyenne speak English at home.
5.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (92% speak English very well, 8% speak English less than very well).
1.9% of residents speak other language at home (96% speak English very well, 4% speak English less than very well).


English speakers - Native, born elsewhere:

87.9% of residents of Cheyenne speak English at home.
12.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (32% speak English very well, 68% speak English less than very well).


English speakers - Foreign born:

40.0% of residents of Cheyenne speak English at home.
23.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (46% speak English very well, 54% speak English less than very well).
36.4% of residents speak other language at home (63% speak English very well, 37% speak English less than very well).


White - Speak only English
Native:

95.0% (41,601)
Foreign born:

52.4% (488)
White - Speak another language
Native:

5.0% (2,196)
Foreign born:

47.6% (444)

Black or African American - Speak only English
Native:

95.3% (1,699)
Foreign born:

68.2% (45)
Black or African American - Speak another language
Native:

4.7% (83)
Foreign born:

31.8% (21)

Asian - Speak only English
Native:

39.5% (68)
Foreign born:

28.2% (153)
Asian - Speak another language
Native:

60.5% (104)
Foreign born:

71.8% (390)

Other race - Speak another language
Native:

37.9% (780)
Foreign born:

100.0% (196)

Two or more races - Speak only English
Native:

87.9% (1,652)
Foreign born:

54.5% (36)
Two or more races - Speak another language
Native:

12.1% (228)
Foreign born:

45.5% (30)

White alone, not Hispanic / Latino - Speak only English
Native:

96.7% (39,498)
Foreign born:

65.4% (488)
White alone, not Hispanic / Latino - Speak another language
Native:

3.3% (1,329)
Foreign born:

34.6% (258)

Hispanic or Latino - Speak another language
Native:

29.7% (1,813)
Foreign born:

100.0% (414)

1,739 residents are foreign born , , (1.1% Europe1.0% Latin America0.8% Asia).

This city:  3.3%
Wyoming:  2.3%

Median age by place of birth - Cheyenne

Place of birth - Cheyenne
White (Caucasian)

Place of birth - Cheyenne
Black or African American

Place of birth - Cheyenne
American Indian / Alaska Native

Place of birth - Cheyenne
Asian

Place of birth - Cheyenne
Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander

Place of birth - Cheyenne
Other race

Place of birth - Cheyenne
Two or more races

Place of birth - Cheyenne
White alone, not Hispanic / Latino

Place of birth - Cheyenne
Hispanic or Latino

Year of entry for the foreign-born population - Cheyenne

Year of entry for the foreign-born male population - Cheyenne

Year of entry for the foreign-born female population - Cheyenne

Place of birth by age - Cheyenne

Marital status for White population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 54.4%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 2.8%
  • Divorced: 13.3%
Females:
  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 49.5%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 10.7%
  • Divorced: 16.2%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

53.2% (328)
Unmarried:

46.8% (289)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

48.9% (5,576)
Unmarried:

51.1% (5,822)
Marital status for Black or African American population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 40.1%
  • Now married: 45.4%
  • Separated: 6.3%
  • Widowed: 1.4%
  • Divorced: 6.8%
Females:
  • Never married: 47.4%
  • Now married: 26.3%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 20.9%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

100.0% (3)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

19.7% (96)
Unmarried:

80.3% (392)
Marital status for American Indian / Alaska Native population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 55.3%
  • Now married: 39.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 5.3%
Females:
  • Never married: 43.3%
  • Now married: 26.2%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 23.2%

Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

32.2% (74)
Unmarried:

67.8% (156)
Marital status for Asian population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 36.9%
  • Now married: 55.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 7.8%
Females:
  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 78.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 17.2%

Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

74.0% (91)
Unmarried:

26.0% (32)
Marital status for Other race population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 41.6%
  • Now married: 43.6%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 1.0%
  • Divorced: 12.6%
Females:
  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 39.4%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 22.2%

Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

36.4% (277)
Unmarried:

63.6% (485)
Marital status for Two or more races population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 32.4%
  • Now married: 48.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 19.1%
Females:
  • Never married: 43.2%
  • Now married: 40.7%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

100.0% (73)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

35.0% (138)
Unmarried:

65.0% (256)
Marital status for White alone, not Hispanic / Latino population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 54.8%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 2.8%
  • Divorced: 13.6%
Females:
  • Never married: 21.2%
  • Now married: 49.4%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 10.7%
  • Divorced: 16.7%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

61.6% (321)
Unmarried:

38.4% (200)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

48.6% (5,168)
Unmarried:

51.4% (5,474)
Marital status for Hispanic or Latino population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 39.7%
  • Now married: 45.4%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 1.7%
  • Divorced: 12.3%
Females:
  • Never married: 30.6%
  • Now married: 44.9%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

33.1% (44)
Unmarried:

66.9% (89)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

43.7% (764)
Unmarried:

56.3% (986)

Ancestries in Cheyenne

  • German - 13,359 (25.2%)
  • Other - 12,728 (24.0%)
  • Irish - 7,640 (14.4%)
  • English - 7,196 (13.6%)
  • United States - 3,169 (6.0%)
  • French - 1,943 (3.7%)
  • Italian - 1,822 (3.4%)
  • Norwegian - 1,778 (3.4%)
  • Scottish - 1,671 (3.2%)
  • Swedish - 1,617 (3.1%)
  • Scotch-Irish - 1,438 (2.7%)
  • Dutch - 1,238 (2.3%)
  • Polish - 969 (1.8%)
  • Danish - 743 (1.4%)
  • Czech - 625 (1.2%)
  • Welsh - 509 (1.0%)
  • Russian - 493 (0.9%)
  • French Canadian - 432 (0.8%)
  • Swiss - 260 (0.5%)
  • Greek - 236 (0.4%)
  • Hungarian - 204 (0.4%)
  • Subsaharan African - 113 (0.2%)
  • Portuguese - 82 (0.2%)
  • West Indian - 81 (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian - 52 (0.10%)
  • Arab - 32 (0.06%)
  • Ukrainian - 26 (0.05%)
  • Slovak - 24 (0.05%)

Geographical mobility - Same house 1 year ago (%)

  • White / Caucasian: 37,524 (79.5%)
  • Black or African American: 1,256 (62.8%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 416 (55.5%)
  • Asian: 612 (76.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 40 (83.3%)
  • Other race: 1,730 (71.6%)
  • Two or more races: 1,809 (79.7%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 34,684 (79.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5,621 (79.1%)

Geographical mobility - Moved within same county (%)

  • White (Caucasian): 6,200 (13.1%)
  • Black or African American: 476 (23.8%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 280 (37.4%)
  • Asian: 107 (13.3%)
  • Other race: 424 (17.5%)
  • Two or more races: 332 (14.6%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 5,814 (13.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1,014 (14.3%)

Geographical mobility - Moved within same state (%)

  • White: 879 (1.9%)
  • Black or African American: 18 (0.9%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 27 (3.6%)
  • Two or more races: 42 (1.9%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 838 (1.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 79 (1.1%)

Geographical mobility - Moved from different state (%)

  • White / Caucasian: 2,381 (5.0%)
  • Black or African American: 211 (10.6%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 18 (2.4%)
  • Asian: 13 (1.6%)
  • Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 8 (16.7%)
  • Other race: 125 (5.2%)
  • Two or more races: 79 (3.5%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 2,290 (5.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 218 (3.1%)

Geographical mobility - Moved from abroad (%)

  • White: 231 (0.5%)
  • Black or African American: 38 (1.9%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 8 (1.1%)
  • Asian: 71 (8.8%)
  • Other race: 137 (5.7%)
  • Two or more races: 8 (0.4%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 205 (0.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 171 (2.4%)
Children Nativity - Cheyenne, WY
Under 6 years 6 to 17 years

Living with two parents:

Both parents native
( • Native: 2,413 • Foreign born: 22 )

Both parents foreign born
( • Native: 87 • Foreign born: 0 )

One native & one foreign-born parent
( • Native: 153 • Foreign born: 0 )

Living with one parent:

1,904 Native

Living with two parents:

Both parents native
( • Native: 4,810 • Foreign born: 93 )

Both parents foreign born
( • Native: 19 • Foreign born: 46 )

One native & one foreign-born parent
( • Native: 226 • Foreign born: 30 )

Living with one parent:

2,974 Native

Place of birth for the foreign-born population - Regions

  • Asia: 636
  • Europe: 469
  • Eastern Asia: 278
  • Northern Europe: 162
  • Southern Europe: 154
  • Western Europe: 146
  • South Central Asia: 48
  • Eastern Europe: 7

Place of birth for the foreign-born population - Countries

  • Korea: 197
  • England: 128
  • Greece: 102
  • Germany: 95
  • Italy: 52
  • Japan: 37
  • India: 35
  • Switzerland: 34
  • China: 30
  • Denmark: 17
  • Hong Kong: 14
  • Iran: 13
  • Austria: 10
  • Netherlands: 7
  • Russia: 7

Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - White:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

90.2% (551)
60 years and over:

9.8% (60)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

63.8% (233)
60 years and over:

36.2% (132)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Asian:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

100.0% (15)
60 years and over:

0.0% (0)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

0.0% (0)
60 years and over:

100.0% (49)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Other race:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

100.0% (3)
60 years and over:

0.0% (0)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

35.1% (13)
60 years and over:

64.9% (24)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - White alone, not Hispanic / Latino:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

91.3% (522)
60 years and over:

8.7% (50)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

64.6% (201)
60 years and over:

35.4% (110)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Hispanic or Latino:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

76.2% (32)
60 years and over:

23.8% (10)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

52.9% (45)
60 years and over:

47.1% (40)

Zip codes: 82001, 82007, 82009.


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