Cody is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wyoming. With a population of 9,836 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Cody is the 11th largest community in Wyoming.
Cody real estate is some of the most expensive in Wyoming, although Cody house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Cody is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cody is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cody who work in office and administrative support (11.74%), sales jobs (11.74%), and food service (10.76%).
Of important note, Cody is also a city of artists. Cody has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Cody’s character.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Cody spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 11.67 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Cody is a very car-oriented city. 80.11% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Cody is a small city , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Cody has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
In terms of college education, Cody is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 32.51% of adults in Cody have a college degree.
The per capita income in Cody in 2010 was $26,474, which is middle income relative to Wyoming, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $105,896 for a family of four. However, Cody contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Cody home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cody residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cody include Irish, English, Swedish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Cody is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and African languages.