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Thermopolis, WY Population and Races

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As of 2010, the total population of Thermopolis is 3,009, which is 5.14% less than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 14.14% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. The Thermopolis population density is 1,216.05 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 5.76 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 81.32 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Thermopolis is white, which represent 96.41% of the total population. The average Thermopolis education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010: 3,009. #26

Population Growth Since 2000, #146

Thermopolis, WY

Population Density, #28

Thermopolis, WY
1,216.05 per square mile
5.76 per square mile
81.32 per square mile

Population by Races

White:2,901 (96.41%, #78)
Black:8 (0.27%, #69)
Hispanic:65 (2.16%, #145)
Asian:15 (0.50%, #53)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):29 (0.96%, #72)
One Race, Other:11 (0.37%, see rank)
Two or More Races:45 (1.50%, see rank)

*Based on 2010 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

2,333 (82.26%) out of the total population of 2,836 reported first ancestry.

 Thermopolis, WY% of the Total PopulationWyomingU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.13%0.53%
Czech00.00%, see rank0.86%0.50%
Danish110.39%, see rank1.77%0.45%
Dutch471.66%, see rank2.33%1.51%
English44615.73%, see rank14.85%8.53%
French2017.09%, see rank3.91%3.54%
German91032.09%, see rank26.98%15.79%
Greek10.04%, see rank0.34%0.42%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.34%0.48%
Irish53018.69%, see rank14.26%11.36%
Italian702.47%, see rank3.27%5.66%
Norwegian1063.74%, see rank3.44%1.46%
Polish00.00%, see rank2.21%3.13%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.22%0.46%
Russian90.32%, see rank0.78%0.97%
Scotch-Irish421.48%, see rank1.69%1.07%
Scottish732.57%, see rank3.51%1.81%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank0.11%0.93%
Swedish853.00%, see rank3.32%1.34%
Swiss431.52%, see rank0.63%0.31%
Ukrainian70.25%, see rank0.13%0.31%
American1435.04%, see rank8.25%6.72%
Welsh250.88%, see rank1.05%0.60%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 1,477 (49.09%, see rank)
Females: 1,532 (50.91%, see rank)

Thermopolis, WY
Male: 49.09%
Female: 50.91%
Male: 51.00%
Female: 49.00%
Male: 49.16%
Female: 50.84%

*Based on 2010 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Thermopolis, WY
47.00 years old
36.80 years old
37.20 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Thermopolis, WY
44.70 years old
36.00 years old
35.80 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Thermopolis, WY
49.00 years old
37.70 years old
38.50 years old

 Thermopolis, WY% of the Total PopulationWyomingU.S.
Under 5 years1595.28%, see rank7.13%6.54%
5 to 9 years1625.38%, see rank6.60%6.59%
10 to 14 years1916.35%, see rank6.38%6.70%
15 to 19 years1615.35%, see rank6.77%7.14%
20 to 24 years1484.92%, see rank7.15%6.99%
25 to 34 years30510.14%, see rank13.78%13.30%
35 to 44 years2999.94%, see rank11.88%13.30%
45 to 54 years47615.82%, see rank14.83%14.58%
55 to 64 years44414.76%, see rank13.04%11.82%
65 to 74 years34411.43%, see rank7.02%7.03%
75 to 84 2257.48%, see rank3.89%4.23%
85 years and over953.16%, see rank1.53%1.78%

*Based on 2010 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Thermopolis, WYWyomingU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population2,060, 100%371,096204,336,017
Less Than High School208, 10.10%, see rank7.92%14.28%
High School Graduate862, 41.84%, see rank30.55%28.24%
Some College or Associate Degree582, 28.25%, see rank37.27%28.99%
Bachelor Degree282, 13.69%, see rank16.17%17.88%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree126, 6.12%, see rank8.09%10.61%
USA.com Education Index#13.14, see rank13.6413.47
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Thermopolis, WY WyomingU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten13393.23%6.77%73.48%26.52%70.05%29.95%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)157100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank94.04%5.96%89.62%10.38%
High School (Grades 9-12)194100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank94.80%5.20%90.52%9.48%
College13100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank91.27%8.73%77.79%22.21%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Thermopolis, WYWyomingU.S.
Total Households1,389, 100%226,879116,716,292
Average Household Size2.11, see rank2.422.58
1 Person Households497, 35.78%, see rank27.98%26.74%
2 or More Person Households892, 64.22%, see rank72.02%73.26%
Family Households (Families)818, 58.89%, see rank64.64%66.43%
Average Family Size2.70, see rank2.963.14
Married-Couple Family616, 44.35%, see rank50.92%48.42%
Nonfamily Households571, 41.11%, see rank35.36%33.57%

*Based on 2010 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Thermopolis, WY%WyomingU.S.
15 Years and Over Total2,355see rank450,091248,042,237
Males, 15 Years and Over1,125100%, see rank228,687120,789,875
Never Married30026.67%, see rank29.85%35.08%
Married63256.18%, see rank56.04%52.93%
Widowed141.24%, see rank2.32%2.53%
Divorced17915.91%, see rank11.79%9.46%
Females, 15 Years and Over1,230100%, see rank221,404127,252,362
Never Married13611.06%, see rank21.98%28.74%
Married55344.96%, see rank56.40%49.95%
Widowed24219.67%, see rank8.46%9.34%
Divorced29924.31%, see rank13.15%11.97%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Thermopolis, WY%WyomingU.S.
Native2,74996.93%, see rank96.81%87.13%
Born in the State of Residence1,19442.10%, see rank41.26%58.71%
Born in Different State1,55154.69%, see rank54.74%27.04%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
40.14%, see rank0.80%1.38%
Foreign Born873.07%, see rank3.19%12.87%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship00.00%, see rank1.10%5.71%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship873.07%, see rank2.10%7.16%
Born In Europe873.07%, see rank0.43%1.56%
Born In Asia00.00%, see rank0.55%3.67%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.10%0.51%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.04%0.07%
Born In Latin America00.00%, see rank1.90%6.79%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.18%0.26%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Thermopolis, WY%WyomingU.S.
English1,15886.48%, see rank91.47%79.64%
Spanish795.90%, see rank5.70%11.57%
Other Indo-European Languages1027.62%, see rank1.71%4.61%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages00.00%, see rank0.62%3.24%
Other00.00%, see rank0.50%0.94%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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