Thermopolis, Wyoming

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Population in 2019: 2,764 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.9%
Males: 1,409  (51.0%)
Females: 1,355  (49.0%)
Median resident age:

45.2 years
Wyoming median age:

38.1 years

Zip codes: 82443.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $53,954 (it was $29,205 in 2000)
Thermopolis:

$53,954
WY:

$65,003

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $30,626 (it was $16,648 in 2000)

Thermopolis town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $148,160 (it was $76,400 in 2000)
Thermopolis:

$148,160
WY:

$235,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $271,591; detached houses: $305,904; in 5-or-more-unit structures: over $1,000,000; mobile homes: $75,606

Median gross rent in 2019: $715.

March 2019 cost of living index in Thermopolis: 83.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.2%
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  • Races in Thermopolis, WY (2019)
    • 2,57695.7%White alone
    • 582.2%American Indian alone
    • 451.7%Hispanic

Races in Thermopolis detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Wyoming and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Thermopolis, Wyoming as of June 24, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Thermopolis is 183 to 1.


Crime rates in Thermopolis by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(69.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.8)
1
(33.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(101.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(102.1)
17
(583.8)
14
(483.3)
10
(338.9)
1
(33.3)
0
(0.0)
6
(197.0)
2
(66.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(101.1)
14
(478.6)
13
(445.4)
13
(459.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
10
(343.4)
9
(310.7)
6
(203.3)
5
(166.6)
3
(98.9)
6
(197.0)
14
(463.1)
5
(164.1)
1
(33.1)
3
(101.1)
8
(273.5)
10
(342.6)
7
(247.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
119
(4,050)
70
(2,404)
47
(1,622)
30
(1,017)
48
(1,599)
42
(1,385)
37
(1,215)
54
(1,786)
16
(525.1)
7
(231.5)
28
(943.7)
38
(1,299)
48
(1,644)
22
(777.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(68.1)
1
(34.3)
2
(69.0)
2
(67.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(65.7)
3
(99.2)
1
(32.8)
4
(132.3)
1
(33.7)
0
(0.0)
6
(205.5)
5
(176.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(98.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index187.9239.7244.0128.182.362.3107.1125.061.448.6165.5194.2195.3154.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Thermopolis, WY

Crime rate in Thermopolis detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 13 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.47
Wyoming average:

2.39
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Ancestries: German (23.8%), American (21.3%), European (8.0%), Irish (6.4%), English (6.1%), Norwegian (4.7%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 2.38 square miles.

Population density: 1,160 people per square mile   (low).

Thermopolis, Wyoming map

60 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.9%
Wyoming:

2.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,120 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $733 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cheyenne, WY (245.5 miles , pop. 53,011).

Nearest cities:

East Thermopolis, WY (0.9 miles ),
Lucerne, WY (2.3 miles ),
Kirby, WY (3.3 miles),
Winchester, WY (4.0 miles),
Owl Creek, WY (4.5 miles),
South Flat, WY (4.7 miles ),
Mc Nutt, WY (5.0 miles ),
Airport Road, WY (5.3 miles )

Latitude: 43.65 N, Longitude: 108.21 W

Distribution of median household income in Thermopolis, WY in 2019
Distribution of house value in Thermopolis, WY in 2019

Thermopolis tourist attractions:

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.4%
Wyoming:

5.1%
Historical population in Thermopolis, WY
Historical housing units in Thermopolis, WY
Most common occupations in Thermopolis, WY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (3.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.6%)
  • Construction laborers (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.9%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (5.2%)
  • Child care workers (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.1%)

Average climate in Thermopolis, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Thermopolis-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wyoming state average. It is 1023% 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 136.9 miles away from the city 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 280.2 miles away from Thermopolis 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 143.9 miles away from the city 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 151.1 miles away from Thermopolis center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 243.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 523.6 miles away from Thermopolis center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hot Springs County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (2057).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers in Thermopolis:

  • HOT SPRINGS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 150 EAST ARAPAHOE)
  • COMMUNITY HOME HEALTH SERVICES (427 BIG HORN)
  • THERMOPOLIS REHABILITATION AND CARE CENTER (PO BOX 1325)

Airports located in Thermopolis:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Thermopolis:

  • Sheridan College (about 100 miles; Sheridan, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,070)
  • Casper College (about 111 miles; Casper, WY; FT enrollment: 2,770)
  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 152 miles; Rock Springs, WY; FT enrollment: 2,086)
  • Wyotech-Laramie (about 209 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 2,765)
  • University of Wyoming (about 211 miles; Laramie, WY; FT enrollment: 10,810)
  • Laramie County Community College (about 249 miles; Cheyenne, WY; FT enrollment: 3,288)

Public high school in Thermopolis:

Public elementary/middle schools in Thermopolis:

Private elementary/middle school in Thermopolis:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Thermopolis: Pioneer Home (A), Thermopolis Volunteer Fire Department (B), Mortimore's Ambulance Service (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Warm Springs Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Thermopolis: Hot Springs State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Big Horn Prospecting (Museums; 110 Carter Ranch Road), The Wyoming Dinosaur Center (Museums; 110 Carter Ranch Road), Old West Wax Museum (119 South 6th Street), Dancing Bear Folk Center (Museums; 119 South 6th Street), Wyoming Adventures (Tours & Charters; 484 Wakely Road), Horseworks Wyoming - Main (Tours & Charters; 3809 Grass Creek Road), Two Ocean Pass Outfitting (Tours & Charters; 960 Kirby Creek Road).

Hotels: Coachman Motel (112 US Highway 20 South), Super 8 (166 US Highway 20 South), Star Inn (401 Park Street), Best Western Plaza Hotel (116 East Park Street), Quality Inn & Suites - Plaza Hotel (116 East Park Street), Moonlighter Motel (600 Broadway Street), C J 's Roadhouse (600 Broadway Street), Holiday Inn-Thermopolis (Hot Springs State Park), Roundtop Mountain Motel (412 North 6th Street).

Courts: Court Call Thermopolis (415 Arapahoe), Hot Springs County Government - District Judge- Court Reporter (415 Arapahoe Street).

Birthplace of: Tom Walsh (Wyoming politician) - Politician, Dave Freudenthal - politician, Jake Schmidt - College basketball player (Utah Utes).

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Thermopolis and their reported violations in the past:

THERMOPOLIS, TOWN OF (Address: 420 BROADWAY , Population served: 3,009, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Single Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-17-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-17-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-17-2009)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2008)
LUCERNE WATER AND SEWER DIST. (Population served: 300, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
RED LANE DOMESTIC WATER, INC. (Population served: 111, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-17-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-23-2008)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Thermopolis that have no violations reported:

  • SOUTH THERMOPOLIS WAT/SEW DIS (Population served: 325, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • EAST THERMOPOLIS, TOWN OF (Population served: 280, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • OWL CREEK WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This town:

2.1 people
Wyoming:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

58.9%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.3%
Whole state:

7.1%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Thermopolis in 2010:

  • 50 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 8 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
118 people in nursing homes in 2000
15 people in other types of correctional institutions in 2000

Banks with branches in Thermopolis (2011 data):

  • Bank of Bridger, National Association: Thermopolis Branch at 701 Shoshoni, branch established on 2009/07/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $303.8 mil, Deposits: $272.1 mil, headquarters in Bridger, MT, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Bridger Company, The
  • Pinnacle Bank - Wyoming: Thermopolis Branch at 125 South Fifth, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $597.7 mil, Deposits: $524.1 mil, headquarters in Torrington, WY, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Pinnacle Bancorp, Inc.
  • Central Bank and Trust: Thermopolis Branch at 435 Arapahoe Street, branch established on 1978/11/24. Info updated 2009/09/25: Bank assets: $150.0 mil, Deposits: $127.6 mil, headquarters in Lander, WY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Central Trust Company
  • Big Horn Federal Savings Bank: 643 Broadway Branch at 643 Broadway, branch established on 1935/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $204.4 mil, Deposits: $178.9 mil, headquarters in Greybull, WY, positive income, 6 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Thermopolis:

Marital status in Thermopolis, WY
  • Never married: 21.9%
  • Now married: 54.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.2%
  • Divorced: 13.5%

For population 25 years and over in Thermopolis:

  • High school or higher: 94.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Wyoming average:

9.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Thermopolis
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Religion statistics for Thermopolis, WY (based on Hot Springs County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5928
Other5521
Mainline Protestant4463
Catholic4311
None2,791-
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. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Here:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
This county:

6.58 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Hot Springs County:

13.16 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

10.08 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Hot Springs County:

8.0%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Hot Springs County:

25.2%
State:

24.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.9%
Wyoming:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.5%
Wyoming:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Thermopolis:

29.5
Wyoming:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Thermopolis:

21.4%
Wyoming:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Thermopolis:

14.6%
State:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Thermopolis:

37.4%
Wyoming:

34.9%

General health condition:
Thermopolis:

54.9%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Thermopolis:

74.9%
Wyoming:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Thermopolis, WY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police - Other 6$20,864$41,7281$1,472
Police Protection - Officers 6$26,872$53,7440$0
Streets and Highways 5$18,956$45,4940$0
Water Supply 4$14,626$43,8780$0
Solid Waste Management 4$13,454$40,3620$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,830$52,9806$900
Financial Administration 2$7,182$43,0921$1,530
Sewerage 1$4,242$50,9040$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$500
Totals for Government 30$115,026$46,0109$4,402

Thermopolis government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $968,000 ($350.22)
    Regular Highways: $147,000 ($53.18)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,225,000 ($443.20)
    Police Protection: $999,000 ($361.43)
    Solid Waste Management: $709,000 ($256.51)
    Regular Highways: $628,000 ($227.21)
    Sewerage: $559,000 ($202.24)
    Financial Administration: $154,000 ($55.72)
    Parks and Recreation: $115,000 ($41.61)
    Central Staff Services: $111,000 ($40.16)
    Correctional Institutions: $80,000 ($28.94)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $77,000 ($27.86)
    Local Fire Protection: $52,000 ($18.81)
    General Public Buildings: $49,000 ($17.73)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $44,000 ($15.92)
    Health - Other: $41,000 ($14.83)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $91,000 ($32.92)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $335,000 ($121.20)
    Regular Highways: $50,000 ($18.09)
    Police Protection: $19,000 ($6.87)
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($4.34)
    Sewerage: $12,000 ($4.34)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($1.81)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($5.79)

Thermopolis government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $733,000 ($265.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $702,000 ($253.98)
    Other: $242,000 ($87.55)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $641,000 ($231.91)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $120,000 ($43.42)
    Fines and Forfeits: $63,000 ($22.79)
    Interest Earnings: $37,000 ($13.39)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,243,000 ($449.71)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $984,000 ($356.01)
    Water Utilities: $571,000 ($206.58)
    Other: $419,000 ($151.59)
    Highways: $70,000 ($25.33)
  • Tax - Property: $252,000 ($91.17)
    Public Utilities Sales: $156,000 ($56.44)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $17,000 ($6.15)
    Other License: $15,000 ($5.43)

Thermopolis government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,685,000 ($971.42)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,665,000 ($964.18)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $188,000 ($68.02)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $168,000 ($60.78)

Thermopolis government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,344,000 ($3742.40)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $255,000 ($92.26)

6.26% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,922 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.26%
Wyoming average:

7.08%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

6.11% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($33,717 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
Wyoming average:

7.86%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.
Businesses in Thermopolis, WY
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1FedEx2
Best Western1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Days Inn1Super 81
Decora Cabinetry1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Thermopolis:

  • KTHE (1240 AM; 1 kW; THERMOPOLIS, WY; Owner: CARJIM, LLC)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZMQ (1140 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREYBULL, WY; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WYOMING LLC)
  • KUYO (830 AM; daytime; 25 kW; EVANSVILLE, WY; Owner: WYOMING CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOVE (1330 AM; 5 kW; LANDER, WY; Owner: FREMONT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWOR (1340 AM; 1 kW; WORLAND, WY; Owner: KWOR, INCORPORATED)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KPOW (1260 AM; 5 kW; POWELL, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KROE (930 AM; 5 kW; SHERIDAN, WY; Owner: LOVCOM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Thermopolis:

  • KUWT (91.3 FM; THERMOPOLIS, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)
  • KDNO (101.7 FM; THERMOPOLIS, WY; Owner: CARJIM, LLC)
  • KWRR (89.5 FM; ETHETE, WY; Owner: BUSINESS COUNCIL OF THE NORTHERN ARAPAHO TRIBE)
  • KWYW (99.1 FM; LOST CABIN, WY; Owner: JIMMY RAY CARROLL)
  • K205BO (88.9 FM; THERMOPOLIS, WY; Owner: HOT SPRINGS COUNTY PUBLIC RADIO)
  • K267AG (101.3 FM; THERMOPOLIS, WY; Owner: WESTERN INSPIRATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC)
Thermopolis fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Thermopolis fatal accident list:

Apr 10, 2015 07:47 PM, Mondell St, Lat: 43.649472, Lon: -108.211086, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 27, 2012 09:04 PM, Us-20, Lat: 43.654117, Lon: -108.201636, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Oct 1, 1994 10:47 PM, 20, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 25, 1988 11:24 PM, 20, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 29, 1987 02:30 AM, 10th St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 28, 1986 06:09 PM, 6-Arapahoe, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 16, 1984 07:42 PM, 120, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 154ft / 47.2mTotal length
  • $69,000Total costs
  • 14,706Total average daily traffic
  • 1,531Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,388Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Thermopolis)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Thermopolis, WY)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Thermopolis)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 29. The highest number of reported fires - 43 took place in 2010, and the least - 0 in 2013. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Thermopolis, WY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (68.2%), and Structure Fires (13.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Thermopolis, WY
    • 34168.2%Outside Fires
    • 6713.4%Structure Fires
    • 6513.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 275.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Thermopolis, WY

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Thermopolis, Wyoming:

  • Super 8 Motel, 175 Ln 5, Thermopolis, Wyoming 82443 , Phone: (307) 864-5515, Fax: (307) 864-5447
  • Paintbrush Inn, 605 S 6th St, Thermopolis, Wyoming 82443 , Phone: (307) 864-3155
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Thermopolis, Wyoming
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Thermopolis, WY
  • 81.8%Utility gas
  • 12.7%Electricity
  • 2.7%No fuel used
  • 2.1%Wood
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Thermopolis, WY
  • 54.3%Utility gas
  • 45.7%Electricity


Thermopolis compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Thermopolis on our top lists:

  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other types of correctional institutions (population 1,000+)"
There are 16 pilots and 11 other airmen in this city.
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  • Mark C. Mortimore (2)
  • Dee J. Hillberry (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2021.