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ZIP Code 82520

Primary City:Lander, WY (View All Cities)
County: Fremont County
Timezone: Mountain (5:22pm)
Area code: 307 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.8, -108.8
ZIP (~55 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 82520

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 82520. 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 82520. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 82520, 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:
Lander, WY
Acceptable:
Atlantic City, Ethete, S Pass City, South Pass City, Sweetwater Station, Sweetwatr Sta

Stats and Demographics for the 82520 ZIP Code

ZIP code 82520 is located in west 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 82520 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 82520 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,535
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,959
Median Home Value $203,100
Land Area 2,204.12 sq mi
Water Area 17.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,241
Median Household Income $56,554

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male54244443747540041037538142542354350440332322416413383
Female492512398411336443366386400510546550421321253191152158
Total1,0349568358867368537417678259331,0891,054824644477355285241

Gender

 Male 6,689 49%
 Female 6,846 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,964 73.6%
 Black Or African American 19 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3,058 22.6%
 Asian 72 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 88 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 333 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner46330503870913594377108
Renter1603472972542071037458
Total2066778001,1241,120697451166

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,644 50%
 Single Guardian 884 17%
 Singles 1,416 27%
 Singles With Roommate 297 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,575 68%
 Households with Kids 1,666 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male105921101199591818592878892838788107108977576
Female919796106781221091059877808479787885101747365
Total196189206225173213190190190164168176162165166192209171148141

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 82520 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 82520 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 82520 real estate data, the median home value of $203,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 82520. Rentals in 82520 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 $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 82520 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,294 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 154 1.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 53 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 7 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,058 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,683 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,500 25%
 Households Vacant 718 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 107 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Sale Only 45 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 333 46%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 197 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 96 7%
 1 Bedroom 196 13%
 2 Bedroom 560 38%
 3+ Bedroom 621 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 $56,554 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 82520 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 82520 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,407 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,120 29%
 No Earnings 3,104 29%
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 4,407 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,120 29%
 No Earnings 3,104 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,333 86%
 Public transportation 67 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 488 8%
 Worked at Home 308 5%
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 355 8%
 High School Graduate 2,460 55%
 Associate's degree 303 7%
 Bachelor's degree 870 20%
 Master's degree 240 5%
 Professional school degree 136 3%
 Doctorate degree 74 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,059 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 112 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 533 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 82520

ZIP Code 82520 is in the Fremont County School District # 1. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 82520.

Jeffrey City Elementary
375 Bob Adams
Lander, WY 82520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fremont County School District # 1
Lander Middle School
755 Jefferson St
Lander, WY 82520
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fremont County School District # 1
Gannett Peak Elementary
863 Sweetwater St
Lander, WY 82520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fremont County School District # 1
Baldwin Creek Elementary
350 Smith St
Lander, WY 82520
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fremont County School District # 1
North Elementary
626 Washington St
Lander, WY 82520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fremont County School District # 1
Wyoming Indian Elementary
23 Coolidge Dr
Ethete, WY 82520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fremont County School District #14
Wyoming Indian Middle School
535 Ethete Rd
Ethete, WY 82520
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fremont County School District #14
Pathfinder High School
W.r.L.C.
Lander, WY 82520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fremont County School District # 1
Lander Valley High School
350 Baldwin Creek Rd
Lander, WY 82520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fremont County School District # 1
Wyoming Indian High School
636 Blue Sky Hwy
Ethete, WY 82520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fremont County School District #14

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