Sheridan is a medium-sized city located in the state of Wyoming. With a population of 17,849 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Sheridan is the sixth largest community in Wyoming.
Sheridan is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Sheridan is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sheridan who work in office and administrative support (10.25%), management occupations (10.19%), and sales jobs (9.14%).
Also of interest is that Sheridan has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 13.61 minutes getting to work every day.
The overall education level of Sheridan citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.46% of adults in Sheridan have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Sheridan in 2010 was $31,635, which is upper middle income relative to Wyoming and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $126,540 for a family of four. However, Sheridan contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Sheridan home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sheridan residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Sheridan include German, Irish, English, Norwegian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Sheridan is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.