Farson, WY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 242
Males: 123 (50.8%), Females: 119 (49.2%)

Sweetwater County

Zip code: 82932

Median resident age: 40.0 years
Median household income: $44,545 (year 2000)
Median house value: $0 (year 2000)

Races in Farson:

  • White Non-Hispanic (91.3%)
  • Hispanic (5.4%)
  • Other race (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Black (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: English (21.5%), German (16.9%), French (11.2%), Irish (11.2%), Scotch-Irish (9.9%), Scottish (6.6%).

Elevation: 6595 feet

Land area: 75.4 square miles

Map of Farson, WY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Farson

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 34.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 54.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Farson CDP

  • Never married: 7.4%
  • Now married: 76.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

0.0% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Farson:

  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SWEETWATER COUNTY (about 44 miles; ROCK SPRINGS, WY)
  • LANDER VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER (about 67 miles; LANDER, WY)
  • SOUTH LINCOLN MEDICAL CENTER (about 71 miles; KEMMERER, WY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Farson:

Other public-use airports nearest to Farson:

  • RALPH WENZ FIELD (about 50 miles; PINEDALE, WY; ID: PNA)
  • GTR GREEN RIVER INTERGALACTIC SPACEPORT (about 50 miles; GREEN RIVER, WY; ID: 48U)
  • BIG PINEY-MARBLETON (about 55 miles; BIG PINEY, WY; ID: BPI)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Farson:

  • UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY (about 176 miles; LOGAN, UT; Full-time enrollment: 16,384)
  • WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY (about 188 miles; OGDEN, UT; FT enrollment: 12,112)
  • RICKS COLLEGE (about 192 miles; REXBURG, ID; FT enrollment: 8,670)
  • UNIVERSITY OF UTAH (about 194 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 19,866)
  • SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 201 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 11,896)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-UTAH CAMPUS (about 202 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 2,021)
  • IDAHO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 203 miles; POCATELLO, ID; FT enrollment: 10,057)

Schools

Public high school in Farson:

  • FARSON-EDEN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 54; Location: 30 HWY 28; Grades: 09 – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in Farson:

  • FARSON-EDEN ELEMENTARY (Students: 50; Location: 30 HWY#28; Grades: KG – 05)
  • FARSON-EDEN MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 38; Location: 30 HWY 28; Grades: 06 – 08)