Laramie County

Cheyenne, WY: What you need to know

The capital of Wyoming, Cheyenne offers many amenities found in an urban setting such as performing arts, galleries and top-notch health care, which earned the city a spot on our Top 10 Cities for Veterans list.

The annual Frontier Days draws in tens of thousands to see the world’s largest outdoor rodeo, and kids will love the Laramie County Library. The local economy benefits from the location of Francis E. Warren Air Force Base and energy generation, both traditional and alternative.


Cheyenne, WY City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 62,195
Median Age 35
Median Household Income $58,219
Median Home Price $182,900
Walkscore 36

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Cheyenne, WY Demographics

Median Population in Cheyenne, WY

Median Age 35.2%
Age 18 Over 76.2%
Age 21 Over 72.5%
Age 62 Over 17.7%
Age 65 Over 14.2%

Race in Cheyenne, WY

  Ethnicity White 85.9%
  Ethnicity Black 3.7%
  Ethnicity Asian 1.6%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 14.6%
  Ethnicity Indian 1.2%
  Ethnicity Other 4%

Population By Gender in Cheyenne, WY

  Male 49%
  Female 51%

Language in Cheyenne, WY

  English Only 93.5%
  English Other 6.5%

Economics in Cheyenne, WY

  Median Household Income $58,219
  Median Home Price $182,900
  Homes Owned 36.2%
  Homes Rent 63.8%
  Median Property Rent $790

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Commute Types in Cheyenne, WY

  Walked 2.7%
  Worked at Home 2.6%
  Public Transportation 0.6%
  Other Means 2%
  Drove Alone 82.4%
  Carpooled 9.7%

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Total Employed Armed Forces: 1,056
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