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ZIP Code 82501

Primary City:Riverton, WY (View All Cities)
County: Fremont County
Timezone: Mountain (9:18am)
Area code: 307 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.2, -108.6
ZIP (~35 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 82501

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 82501. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 82501. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 82501, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Riverton, WY
Acceptable:
Gas Hills, Lucky Maccamp, Midval, Morton, Sand Draw

Stats and Demographics for the 82501 ZIP Code

ZIP code 82501 is located in central Wyoming and covers an extremely large land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 82501 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 82501 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,408
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,991
Median Home Value $172,000
Land Area 940.82 sq mi
Water Area 29.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,359
Median Household Income $48,161

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male808746689660697649581550554649680688571413309213162122
Female812643632673669668548500516622699709533419320313204187
Total1,6201,3891,3211,3331,3661,3171,1291,0501,0701,2711,3791,3971,104832629526366309

Gender

 Male 9,741 50%
 Female 9,667 50%
Gender

Race

 White 15,189 78.3%
 Black Or African American 57 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3,215 16.6%
 Asian 63 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 287 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 590 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1666247391,0821,175770488145
Renter33051435236128513512172
Total4961,1381,0911,4431,460905609217

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,595 49%
 Single Guardian 1,346 18%
 Singles 1,940 26%
 Singles With Roommate 478 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,875 66%
 Households with Kids 2,484 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male141150179162171144145141145131148142139129136104139131150174
Female173181159136136118146119124114135136114133112143118151149152
Total314331338298307262291260269245283278253262248247257282299326

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 82501 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 82501 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 82501 real estate data, the median home value of $172,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 82501. Rentals in 82501 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 82501 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,844 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 210 1.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 75 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 206 1.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 70 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,718 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,471 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,170 27%
 Households Vacant 632 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 191 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 76 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 113 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 218 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 38 2%
 1 Bedroom 503 23%
 2 Bedroom 702 33%
 3+ Bedroom 898 42%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $48,161 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 82501 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 82501 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,187 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,828 32%
 No Earnings 4,109 27%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,187 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,828 32%
 No Earnings 4,109 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,310 90.7%
 Public transportation 169 1.8%
 Taxicab 3 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 237 2.6%
 Worked at Home 423 4.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 575 9%
 High School Graduate 3,805 61%
 Associate's degree 587 9%
 Bachelor's degree 798 13%
 Master's degree 271 4%
 Professional school degree 106 2%
 Doctorate degree 70 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,835 84.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 332 7.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 361 8.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 82501

ZIP Code 82501 is in the Fremont County School District #25. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 82501.

Rendezvous Elementary
413 North 4th West
Riverton, WY 82501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fremont County School District #25
Riverton Middle School
840 Major Ave
Riverton, WY 82501
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fremont County School District #25
Ashgrove Elementary
510 North First St
Riverton, WY 82501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fremont County School District #25
Jackson Elementary
720 West Jackson Ave
Riverton, WY 82501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fremont County School District #25
Aspen Park Elementary
1620 East Sunset Ave
Riverton, WY 82501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fremont County School District #25
Arapahoe Charter High School
189 Left Hand Ditch Rd
Riverton, WY 82501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fremont County School District #38
Riverton High School
2001 West Sunset
Riverton, WY 82501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fremont County School District #25
Trinity Lutheran School
419 E Park Ave
Riverton, WY 82501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Smart Start Academy
1014 N 8th St W
Riverton, WY 82501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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