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ZIP Code 82601

Primary City:Casper, WY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Casper
County: Natrona County
Timezone: Mountain (4:54am)
Area code: 307 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.1, -106.4
ZIP (~38 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 82601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 82601. 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 82601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 82601, 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:
Casper, WY
Acceptable:
Bar Nunn

Stats and Demographics for the 82601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 82601 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 82601 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 small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 82601 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,400
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,593
Median Home Value $168,300
Land Area 570.13 sq mi
Water Area 2.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,167
Median Household Income $55,298

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9719678439501,1261,2339848898399351,127940711442304223207145
Female9508948129879801,0679198017929811,020848691458351355303355
Total1,9211,8611,6551,9372,1062,3001,9031,6901,6311,9162,1471,7881,402900655578510500

Gender

 Male 13,836 50%
 Female 13,564 50%
Gender

Race

 White 24,823 90.6%
 Black Or African American 375 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 331 1.2%
 Asian 218 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1%
 Other Race 826 3.0%
 Two Or More Races 811 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1831,0311,1521,6371,529780535206
Renter6091,028661721524244216111
Total7922,0591,8132,3582,0531,024751317

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,672 42%
 Single Guardian 1,947 17%
 Singles 3,645 33%
 Singles With Roommate 903 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,700 69%
 Households with Kids 3,467 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male195192220199177220190198182180164161175163167184194186219244
Female190210189183193180175160186149171160162170184175165193270239
Total385402409382370400365358368329335321337333351359359379489483

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 82601 has a slightly less than average 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 82601 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 82601 real estate data, the median home value of $168,300 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 82601. Rentals in 82601 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 82601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,283 95.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 265 1.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 49 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 233 0.9%
 Other Institutional 16 0.1%
 College Student Housing 320 1.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 234 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,767 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,286 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,114 33%
 Households Vacant 1,426 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 419 29.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 1.6%
 For Sale Only 179 12.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 433 30.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 334 23.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 42 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,181 30%
 2 Bedroom 1,365 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,330 34%
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 $55,298 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 82601 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. The commute in 82601 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 10,134 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,549 30%
 No Earnings 5,259 24%
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 10,134 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,549 30%
 No Earnings 5,259 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,367 91.4%
 Public transportation 169 1.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 76 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 722 4.9%
 Worked at Home 296 2.0%
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 945 10.5%
 High School Graduate 5,469 60.8%
 Associate's degree 744 8.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,141 12.7%
 Master's degree 440 4.9%
 Professional school degree 197 2.2%
 Doctorate degree 59 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,576 85.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 422 7.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 363 6.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 82601

ZIP Code 82601 is in the Natrona County School District #1. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 82601.

Casper Classical Academy
900 South Beverly
Casper, WY 82601
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Natrona County School District #1
Dean Morgan Junior High School
1440 South Elm
Casper, WY 82601
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Natrona County School District #1
Crest Hill Elementary
4445 South Poplar
Casper, WY 82601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Natrona County School District #1
Grant Elementary
1536 Oakcrest Ave
Casper, WY 82601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Natrona County School District #1
North Casper Elementary
1014 North Glenarm St
Casper, WY 82601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Natrona County School District #1
Park Elementary
140 West 9th St
Casper, WY 82601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Natrona County School District #1
Willard Elementary
129 North Elk St
Casper, WY 82601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Natrona County School District #1
Frontier Middle School
900 South Beverly
Casper, WY 82601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Natrona County School District #1
Sagewood Elementary
2451 Shattuck Ave
Casper, WY 82601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Natrona County School District #1
Bar Nunn Elementary
2050 Siebke Dr
Casper, WY 82601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Natrona County School District #1
Natrona County High School
930 South Elm
Casper, WY 82601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Natrona County School District #1
Roosevelt High School
140 East K St
Casper, WY 82601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Natrona County School District #1
Mountain Road Christian Academy
2657 Casper Mountain Rd
Casper, WY 82601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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