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ZIP Code 82834

Primary City:Buffalo, WY (View All Cities)
County: Johnson County
Timezone: Mountain (8:54am)
Area code: 307 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.2, -106.7
ZIP (~47 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 82834

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 82834. 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 82834. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 82834, 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:
Buffalo, WY

Stats and Demographics for the 82834 ZIP Code

ZIP code 82834 is located in north 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 82834 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 82834 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,585
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,014
Median Home Value $232,400
Land Area 2,166.77 sq mi
Water Area 12.85 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,359
Median Household Income $57,627

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5281235516
5-9219221440
10-14207220427
15-19229208437
20-24154159313
25-29216210426
30-34217208425
35-39229199428
40-44192205397
45-49254257511
50-54314297611
55-59332326658
60-64317256573
65-69230217447
70-74161165326
75-79115137252
80-8490101191
85 Plus86121207

Gender

 Male 3,843 51%
 Female 3,742 49%
Gender

Race

 White 7,314 96.4%
 Black Or African American 14 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 87 1.1%
 Asian 34 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 52 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 84 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-243482116
25-34236187423
35-44327134461
45-54458189647
55-64587189776
65-7438794481
75-8424562307
85 Plus10246148

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,767 53%
 Single Guardian 353 11%
 Singles 1,085 32%
 Singles With Roommate 154 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,482 74%
 Households with Kids 877 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16543108
25547102
36152113
4534699
55565120
6424688
7373370
8414586
9443276
10305585
11563490
12394382
13454893
14374077
155956115
16464389
17474794
18513283
19263056
20333164

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 82834 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 82834 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 82834 real estate data, the median home value of $232,400 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 82834. Rentals in 82834 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 82834 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,514 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 30 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 41 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,466 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 910 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 983 24%
 Households Vacant 655 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 119 18.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Sale Only 45 6.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 381 58.2%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 97 14.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 40 5%
 1 Bedroom 236 28%
 2 Bedroom 275 32%
 3+ Bedroom 297 35%
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 $57,627 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 82834 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 82834 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 2,659 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,724 28%
 No Earnings 1,787 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 2,659 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,724 28%
 No Earnings 1,787 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,341 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 242 6%
 Worked at Home 224 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 183 7%
 High School Graduate 1,665 59%
 Associate's degree 212 8%
 Bachelor's degree 494 18%
 Master's degree 164 6%
 Professional school degree 40 1%
 Doctorate degree 51 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,025 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 87 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 123 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 82834

ZIP Code 82834 is in the Johnson County School District #1. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 82834.

Kaycee School
235 Holt St
Kaycee, WY 82834
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Johnson County School District #1
Clear Creek Middle School
361 West Gatchell
Buffalo, WY 82834
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Johnson County School District #1
Meadowlark Elementary
550 South Burritt Ave
Buffalo, WY 82834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Johnson County School District #1
Clear Creek Elementary
63 North Burritt
Buffalo, WY 82834
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Johnson County School District #1
Buffalo High School
29891 Old Hwy 87
Buffalo, WY 82834
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Johnson County School District #1
Learning Tree Christian School
820 W Fetterman St
Buffalo, WY 82834
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Big Horn Christian Elementary School
201 Aspen Dr
Buffalo, WY 82834
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Private

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