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Converse County, Wyoming (WY)

County population in 2016: 14,132 (45% urban, 55% rural); it was 12,052 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,502
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,581
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,479
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,590 (it was 1,215 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

31%

Land area: 4255 sq. mi.

Water area: 10.4 sq. mi.

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

March 2019 cost of living index in Converse County: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Construction (28.6%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (24.5%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (19.2%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (11.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 64%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 36%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Converse County, WY (2017)
    • 12,501103.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,1279.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3362.8%Two or more races
    • 1070.9%Asian alone
    • 570.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

41.2 years
Wyoming median age:

37.5 years
Males: 7,075  (50.1%)
Females: 7,057  (49.9%)
Average household size:
Converse County:

2.0 people
Wyoming:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $68,193 ($39,603 in 1999)
This county:

$68,193
Wyoming:

$60,434

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $602 (lower quartile is $356, upper quartile is $786)
This county:

$602
State:

$703


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $192,284 (it was $82,100 in 2000)
Converse:

$192,284
Wyoming:

$214,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $128,382 - $247,698
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,367
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $378

Institutionalized population: 79

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 30
  • Auto thefts: 4

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 10
  • Thefts: 27
  • Auto thefts: 3
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $58,700
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $104,700
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $75,800
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $42,600
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $109,900
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $123,200
  • 2004: 18 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2005: 54 buildings, average cost: $129,900
  • 2006: 34 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 2007: 99 buildings, average cost: $96,100
  • 2008: 57 buildings, average cost: $110,700
  • 2009: 38 buildings, average cost: $110,300
  • 2010: 23 buildings, average cost: $120,300
  • 2011: 27 buildings, average cost: $115,700
  • 2012: 41 buildings, average cost: $128,500
  • 2013: 41 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2014: 43 buildings, average cost: $183,300
  • 2015: 30 buildings, average cost: $205,500
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $256,700
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $140,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Converse, WY residents
Average permit cost in Converse, WY
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,356 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $917 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Converse, WY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Converse, WY in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Converse, WY in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.2%
Converse County:

8.2%
Wyoming:

11.3%
(7.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 21.9% for American Indian residents, 11.5% for other race residents, 26.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 41.2 years old
(Males: 39.7 years old, Females: 41.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.6 years old, Black residents: 14.2 years old, American Indian residents: 48.4 years old, Asian residents: 57.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 38.2 years old, Other race residents: 19.0 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Converse County is $398 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $495 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $675 a month.

Cities in this county include: Douglas, Glenrock, Rolling Hills, Orin, Esterbrook, Lost Springs.

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

2018 air pollution in Converse County:

Carbon Monoxide: 0.041 ppm (standard limit: 9 ppm). Significantly below U.S. average.
Nitrogen Dioxide: 0.00 ppm (standard limit: 0.053 ppm). Below U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.038 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Above U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 11.9 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 3.4 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Below U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Cerro Gordo County, Iowa , Fillmore County, Minnesota , Emmet County, Iowa , Mower County, Minnesota , O'Brien County, Iowa , Winnebago County, Iowa .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.0%
Wyoming:

3.8%

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

Current college students: 350
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 90.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 381 (65.4% naturalized citizens)

Converse County:

2.7%
Whole state:

3.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 872010 or later
  • 102000 to 2009
  • 21990 to 1999
  • 741980 to 1989
  • 501970 to 1979
  • 67Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 76.4%

Converse County marital status for males Converse County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,301
  • One, attached: 336
  • Two: 105
  • 3 or 4: 230
  • 5 to 9: 253
  • 10 to 19: 158
  • 20 to 49: 55
  • 50 or more: 40
  • Mobile homes: 1,226
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 11

Housing units in Converse County with a mortgage: 2,482 (65 second mortgage, 160 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,719

Here:

66.7% with mortgage
State:

58.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Converse County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,18914
Catholic1,0442
Mainline Protestant9116
Other7263
None9,963-
Converse 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
Converse County:

3.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.55 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Converse County:

5.44 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

9.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.08 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Converse County:

7.3%
Wyoming:

7.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Converse County:

26.7%
State:

24.4%

Agriculture in Converse County:

Average size of farms: 7427 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $92,890
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $54.14
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 94.47%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $79,011
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.28%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 88.99%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $75,742
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 77.58%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.33
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.05%

Earthquake activity:

Converse County-area historical earthquake activity is below Wyoming state average. It is 36% 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 283.3 miles away from Converse County center, causing $26,000,000 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 32.2 miles away from the county center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 424.9 miles away from the county 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 290.0 miles away from the county center
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB) earthquake occurred 97.2 miles away from Converse County center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 97.9 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 Hensel Fire, Incident Period: June 18, 2002 to July 07, 2002, Fire Management Assistance Declared: June 18, 2002, FEMA Id: 2427, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 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 Converse County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Converse

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,400 (79.1%)
  • Carpooled: 736 (10.8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 36 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 68 (1.0%)
  • Bicycle: 11 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 127 (1.9%)
  • Worked at home: 463 (6.8%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • India (35%)
  • Mexico (31%)
  • France (8%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Italy (5%)
  • Ecuador (4%)
  • Germany (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Converse County


  • German (17%)
  • American (12%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • English (5%)
  • European (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • Swedish (2%)

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

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

  • 51 people in nursing homes
  • 32 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 5 people in other group homes
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 42 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 30 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 22 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 7 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $83,078.

7.91% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($105,149 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.91%
Wyoming average:

7.08%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.34% relocated from other counties in Wyoming ($30,423 average AGI)
3.57% relocated from other states ($74,725 average AGI)
Converse County:

3.57%
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 Natrona County, WY  2.12% ($58,154 average AGI)
from Campbell County, WY  0.63% ($65,343)


9.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($52,304 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.39%
Wyoming average:

7.86%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.59% relocated to other counties in Wyoming ($26,298 average AGI)
4.79% relocated to other states ($26,004 average AGI)
Converse County:

4.79%
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 Natrona County, WY  1.96% ($44,727 average AGI)
to Campbell County, WY  0.48% ($52,148)
to Laramie County, WY  0.41% ($58,913)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.1

Births per 1000 population in Converse County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 8.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Converse County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Converse County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Converse County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Converse County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Converse County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Converse County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Converse County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Converse County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,905 (1,636 aged, 269 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 294 (9%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (112)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (110)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (104)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (63)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (43)
  • Congestive heart failure (40)
  • Unspecified dementia (37)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (34)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (31)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (30)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.99
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6,145
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 200
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 36,324

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,269
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 987
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 39

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 16
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 86

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 14,132
  • In family households: 12,109 (2,168 male householders, 1,773 female householders)
    3,172 spouses, 4,252 children (3,884 natural, 82 adopted, 286 stepchildren), 211 grandchildren, 96 brothers or sisters, 22 parents, 79 other relatives, 303 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,939 (719 male householders (615 living alone)), 862 female householders (758 living alone)), 359 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 63

Size of family households: 2,068 2-persons, 837 3-persons, 647 4-persons, 310 5-persons, 76 6-persons, 10 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,369 1-person, 176 2-persons, 9 3-persons, 14 4-persons.

2,467 married couples with children.
768 single-parent households (222 men, 546 women).

93.1% of residents of Converse speak English at home.
4.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (80% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
1.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (47% speak English very well, 53% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $57,739,000 ($4,614 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,600,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $26,243,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $9,023,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $539,000
Federal grants: $17,660,000
Federal procurement contracts: $484,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,789,000 ($298,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $316,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,399,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,171,000

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

Births: 730
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

66 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 485
Here:

38 per 1000 residents
State:

42 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +19
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +473
Here:

+37 per 1000 residents
State:

+3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Converse County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.37 millions of gallons per day (97% from ground, 3% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.5

Year house built in Converse County, Wyoming
  • Year house built in Converse County, Wyoming
  • 852014 or later
  • 2582010 to 2013
  • 8342000 to 2009
  • 3781990 to 1999
  • 1,0971980 to 1989
  • 2,1211970 to 1979
  • 3221960 to 1969
  • 4111950 to 1959
  • 2931940 to 1949
  • 8651939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Converse County, Wyoming
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Converse County, Wyoming
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Converse County, Wyoming
  • 181 room
  • 352 rooms
  • 593 rooms
  • 3974 rooms
  • 8495 rooms
  • 7726 rooms
  • 6297 rooms
  • 4968 rooms
  • 9299+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Converse County, Wyoming
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Converse County, Wyoming
  • 801 room
  • 362 rooms
  • 1343 rooms
  • 4434 rooms
  • 2915 rooms
  • 1626 rooms
  • 867 rooms
  • 678 rooms
  • 529+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Converse County, Wyoming
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Converse County, Wyoming
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Converse County, Wyoming
  • 18no bedroom
  • 1101 bedroom
  • 6642 bedrooms
  • 2,1803 bedrooms
  • 9474 bedrooms
  • 2735+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Converse County, Wyoming
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Converse County, Wyoming
  • 94no bedroom
  • 1811 bedroom
  • 6102 bedrooms
  • 3013 bedrooms
  • 1394 bedrooms
  • 425+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Converse County, Wyoming in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Converse County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Converse County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 27no vehicle
  • 8201 vehicle
  • 1,5882 vehicles
  • 1,0663 vehicles
  • 3034 vehicles
  • 4125+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Converse County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Converse County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 215no vehicle
  • 5291 vehicle
  • 3732 vehicles
  • 1113 vehicles
  • 1294 vehicles
  • 335+ vehicles

86.3% of Converse County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in Wyoming.

Converse County:

86.3%
State average:

83.9%

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

  • This state: 6,783
  • Other state: 6,963
  • Northeast: 736
  • Midwest: 2,735
  • South: 884
  • West: 2,610
Year householders moved into unit in Converse County, WY
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Converse County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 54.7%Utility gas
  • 22.2%Electricity
  • 13.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.5%Wood
  • 2.6%Other fuel
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 58.2%Utility gas
  • 23.7%Electricity
  • 12.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.5%Wood
  • 1.6%Coal or coke
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.3%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 183
Here:

11.2%
Wyoming:

6.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 24
Here:

3.0%
Wyoming:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 78
Here:

24.0%
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

Converse County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,214,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $44,540,000
    Air Transportation: $75,000
    Other: $12,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,771,000
    Libraries: $4,937,000
    General Public Buildings: $37,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $61,309,000
    Regular Highways: $5,321,000
    Police Protection: $2,890,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,992,000
    Financial Administration: $1,850,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,627,000
    Libraries: $1,551,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,499,000
    General - Other: $792,000
    Air Transportation: $790,000
    General Public Buildings: $573,000
    Health - Other: $475,000
    Parks and Recreation: $201,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $194,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $182,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $781,000
    Natural Resources: $425,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $462,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $10,615,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $9,050,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $9,504,000
    Other: $1,030,000
    Highways: $421,000
    Public Welfare: $210,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,500,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,500,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,193,000
    General Revenue - Other: $30,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $1,523,000
    Health - Other: $179,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $55,081,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $9,039,000
    Other: $730,000
    Highways: $401,000
    Health and Hospitals: $207,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $22,440,000
    Property: $17,248,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $689,000
    Other Selective Sales: $358,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $251,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $175,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,780,000

Converse County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,214,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $44,540,000
    Air Transportation: $75,000
    Other: $12,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,771,000
    Libraries: $4,937,000
    General Public Buildings: $37,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $61,309,000
    Regular Highways: $5,321,000
    Police Protection: $2,890,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,992,000
    Financial Administration: $1,850,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,627,000
    Libraries: $1,551,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,499,000
    General - Other: $792,000
    Air Transportation: $790,000
    General Public Buildings: $573,000
    Health - Other: $475,000
    Parks and Recreation: $201,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $194,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $182,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $781,000
    Natural Resources: $425,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $462,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $10,615,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $9,050,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $9,504,000
    Other: $1,030,000
    Highways: $421,000
    Public Welfare: $210,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,500,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,500,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,193,000
    General Revenue - Other: $30,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $1,523,000
    Health - Other: $179,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $55,081,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $9,039,000
    Other: $730,000
    Highways: $401,000
    Health and Hospitals: $207,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $22,440,000
    Property: $17,248,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $689,000
    Other Selective Sales: $358,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $251,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $175,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,780,000

Converse County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,214,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $44,540,000
    Air Transportation: $75,000
    Other: $12,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,771,000
    Libraries: $4,937,000
    General Public Buildings: $37,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $61,309,000
    Regular Highways: $5,321,000
    Police Protection: $2,890,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,992,000
    Financial Administration: $1,850,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,627,000
    Libraries: $1,551,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,499,000
    General - Other: $792,000
    Air Transportation: $790,000
    General Public Buildings: $573,000
    Health - Other: $475,000
    Parks and Recreation: $201,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $194,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $182,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $781,000
    Natural Resources: $425,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $462,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $10,615,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $9,050,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $9,504,000
    Other: $1,030,000
    Highways: $421,000
    Public Welfare: $210,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,500,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,500,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,193,000
    General Revenue - Other: $30,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $1,523,000
    Health - Other: $179,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $55,081,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $9,039,000
    Other: $730,000
    Highways: $401,000
    Health and Hospitals: $207,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $22,440,000
    Property: $17,248,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $689,000
    Other Selective Sales: $358,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $251,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $175,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,780,000

Converse County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,214,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $44,540,000
    Air Transportation: $75,000
    Other: $12,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,771,000
    Libraries: $4,937,000
    General Public Buildings: $37,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $61,309,000
    Regular Highways: $5,321,000
    Police Protection: $2,890,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,992,000
    Financial Administration: $1,850,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,627,000
    Libraries: $1,551,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,499,000
    General - Other: $792,000
    Air Transportation: $790,000
    General Public Buildings: $573,000
    Health - Other: $475,000
    Parks and Recreation: $201,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $194,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $182,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $781,000
    Natural Resources: $425,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $462,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $10,615,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $9,050,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $9,504,000
    Other: $1,030,000
    Highways: $421,000
    Public Welfare: $210,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,500,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,500,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,193,000
    General Revenue - Other: $30,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $1,523,000
    Health - Other: $179,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $55,081,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $9,039,000
    Other: $730,000
    Highways: $401,000
    Health and Hospitals: $207,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $22,440,000
    Property: $17,248,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $689,000
    Other Selective Sales: $358,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $251,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $175,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,780,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 125
  • Number of aged recipients: 11
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 114
  • Number of recipients under 18: 16
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 89
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 20
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 47
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 50
Most common first names in Converse County, WY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6575.5 years
William6071.3 years
Mary4578.0 years
James4369.0 years
Robert3771.1 years
George3675.3 years
Charles3476.3 years
Helen2678.9 years
Margaret2477.8 years
Henry2478.9 years
Most common last names in Converse County, WY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2480.6 years
Smith2380.5 years
Taylor1879.7 years
Anderson1681.3 years
Jones1582.5 years
Miller1374.9 years
Spracklen1273.6 years
Williams1280.7 years
Alexander1273.6 years
Brown1171.0 years
Businesses in Converse County, WY
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Motel 61
FedEx4Pizza Hut1
Ford1RadioShack1
H&R Block1Safeway1
Holiday Inn1Super 81
KFC1U-Haul2
Kroger1UPS3
La-Z-Boy1Village Inn1
MasterBrand Cabinets1Vons1
McDonald's1

Converse County on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"