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Wheatland, WY

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Wheatland Profile


Overview

Wheatland is a very small town located in the state of Wyoming. With a population of 3,588 people and just one neighborhood, Wheatland is the 23rd largest community in Wyoming.

Occupations and Workforce

Wheatland is a blue-collar town, with 44.93% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Wheatland is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and farmers, fishers, or foresters. There are especially a lot of people living in Wheatland who work in office and administrative support (16.36%), farm management occupations (14.13%), and sales jobs (12.53%).

Setting & Lifestyle

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Wheatland has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Wheatland a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Wheatland spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.20 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.

Wheatland is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Wheatland Demographics

The citizens of Wheatland are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.53% of adults in Wheatland have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Wheatland in 2018 was $47,328, which is wealthy relative to Wyoming and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $189,312 for a family of four. However, Wheatland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Wheatland is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Wheatland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wheatland residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Wheatland also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.02% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Wheatland include German, Dutch, English, Irish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Wheatland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2022. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Wheatland, WY HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Migration & Mobility

 

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Wheatland VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, complete standardized testing did not take place during the 2020-2021 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2019
  • Educational Environment: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2022

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to WY* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Chugwater Elementary School
406 5th Street
Chugwater, WY 82210
PK-06
Wheatland High School
1207 13th Street
Wheatland, WY 82201
09-12
Wheatland Middle School
2600 West Mariposa Parkway
Wheatland, WY 82201
06-08
Libbey Elementary School
1350 Oak Street
Wheatland, WY 82201
KG-02
West Elementary School
201 20th Street
Wheatland, WY 82201
03-05
Chugwater High School
406 5th Street
Chugwater, WY 82210
09-12
Chugwater Junior High School
406 5th Street
Chugwater, WY 82210
07-08
Peak High School
1207 13th Street
Wheatland, WY 82201
09-12
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

PLATTE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #1


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Wyoming

(10 is best)

Better than of WY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

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Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Asian Or Pacific Islander
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 32.9% 33.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.1% 25.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.8% 8.3%

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