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ZIP Code 82942

Primary City:Point Of Rocks, WY (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Sweetwater County
Timezone: Mountain (10:10am)
Area code: 307 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.6, -108.9
ZIP (~59 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 82942

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 82942. 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 82942. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 82942, 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:
Point Of Rocks, WY
Pt Of Rocks, Rock Springs

Stats and Demographics for the 82942 ZIP Code

ZIP code 82942 is located in southwest Wyoming and covers a slightly less than average 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 82942 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 an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 82942 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 123
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 109
Median Home Value $9,999
Land Area 41.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.12 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 68
Median Household Income $105,833

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 74 60%
 Female 49 40%


 White 115 93%
 Black Or African American 2 2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 4 3%
 Two Or More Races 2 2%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 27 40%
 Single Guardian 2 3%
 Singles 36 53%
 Singles With Roommate 3 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 58 85%
 Households with Kids 10 15%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 82942 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 82942 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 82942 real estate data, the median home value of $9,999 is low compared to the rest of the country.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 123 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 17 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 45 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 6 6%
 Households Vacant 41 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 3 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 22%
 For Migrant Workers 25 61%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1 2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $105,833 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 82942 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 82942 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 25 100%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 25 100%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 25 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 6 38%
 High School Graduate 4 25%
 Associate's degree 6 38%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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