Kemmerer Lincoln County, Wyoming

Kemmerer: City in Wyoming, USA, seat of Lincoln County

About

Kemmerer is a city located in the county of Lincoln in the U.S. state of Wyoming. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,656 and a population density of 131 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,763 inhabitants.

The city was created 125 years ago in 1896.

Kemmerer Quick Facts

Population : 2,763 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Wyoming (United States)
County : Lincoln County
Postal code : 83101
Phone Area Codes : 307
Area : 20.21 km2
Official name : Kemmerer, Wyoming
Altitude : 6,949 feet / 2118 meters
Capital city : Kemmerer is capital of Lincoln County
Establishment : January 01, 1897 (125 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−07:00, UTC−06:00, daylight saving time
Local time : 08:29:14 (16th May 2022)
Density : 137 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 3.87% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Kemmerer is located at 41°47'33"N 110°32'16"W (41.7924500, -110.5376700).

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Demographics

The population of Kemmerer increased by 3.87% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,656 - census
2011 2,640 -0.61% estimation process
2012 2,631 -0.34% estimation process
2013 2,687 2.08% estimation process
2014 2,725 1.39% estimation process
2015 2,736 0.4% estimation process
2016 2,757 0.76% estimation process
2017 2,750 -0.25% estimation process
2018 2,736 -0.51% estimation process
2019 2,749 0.47% estimation process
2020 2,763 0.51% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 8,332
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 8,727
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -4.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 8,216
April 1, 2010 Population : 8,715
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.6%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 29.5%
People over 65 (%) : 14.8%
Female persons, % : 50.8%
White only, percent : 93.5%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.4%
Asians alone % : 0.1%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 15.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 82.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 448
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 3.5%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 62.2%

Kemmerer zip code is 83101. County name: Lincoln, County fips: 56023

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 62.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $144,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,081
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $348
2015-2019 median gross rent : $668
2015-2019 Households : 3,024
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.60
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 80.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 80.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 92.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 11.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 23,576
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 91,743
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 23,769
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 265,317
2012 total retail sales per capita : $30,776
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 13.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $45,730
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $20,407
Percentage of people living in poverty : 21.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 673
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 256
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 246
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 37
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 573
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 44
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 562
2010 population per square mile : 1,719.9
2010 land area in square miles : 5.07
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 81.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $386,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,052
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $513
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,178
2015-2019 Households : 6,750
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.40
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 6.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 97.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 95.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 98.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 47.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.4%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.1%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 7,324
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 30,461
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 152,303
2012 total retail sales per capita : $7,340
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $106,488
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $36,115
Percentage of people living in poverty : 2.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,838
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,165
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 400
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 89
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,710
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 167
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,615
2010 population per square mile : 1,854.2
2010 land area in square miles : 9.86

People born in Kemmerer (3)

People born in Kemmerer, including politician Edgar Herschler, U.S. Representative from California Richard T. Hanna, baseball player, 2004-2014 major league catcher John Buck, .

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Post offices near Kemmerer

Post Office Name City ZIP
Kemmerer Post Office Kemmerer (WY) 83101

Other cities in Lincoln County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lincoln County , WY.

City Name Population Title
Afton 2,071 Town in Wyoming, United States
Alpine 937 Town of the United States
Diamondville 766 Town in Lincoln County, Wyoming, United States
La Barge 574 Town of the United States
Cokeville 558 Town in Lincoln County, Wyoming, United States
Thayne 403 Town of the United States
Opal 109 Town in Lincoln County, Wyoming, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Kemmerer distances to largest Wyoming cities