La Barge, WY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 431. Estimated population in July 2005: 421 (-2.3% change)
Males: 230 (53.4%), Females: 201 (46.6%)

Lincoln County

Zip code: 83123

Median resident age: 37.5 years
Median household income: $38,542 (year 2000)
Median house value: $75,000 (year 2000)

Races in La Barge:

  • White Non-Hispanic (95.1%)
  • American Indian (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.9%)
  • Other race (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (17.6%), English (12.8%), Irish (12.8%), Swedish (9.3%), United States (7.4%), Italian (6.5%).

Elevation: 6584 feet

Land area: 0.9 square miles

Map of La Barge, WY

Population

For population 25 years and over in La Barge

  • High school or higher: 85.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 13.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in La Barge town

  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 54.9%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 15.8%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -97 (-18.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near La Barge:

  • SOUTH LINCOLN MEDICAL CENTER (about 30 miles; KEMMERER, WY)
  • STAR VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER (about 58 miles; AFTON, WY)
  • BEAR LAKE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 79 miles; MONTPELIER, ID)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to La Barge:

Other public-use airports nearest to La Barge:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to La Barge:

  • UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY (about 126 miles; LOGAN, UT; Full-time enrollment: 16,384)
  • WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY (about 142 miles; OGDEN, UT; FT enrollment: 12,112)
  • RICKS COLLEGE (about 147 miles; REXBURG, ID; FT enrollment: 8,670)
  • IDAHO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 149 miles; POCATELLO, ID; FT enrollment: 10,057)
  • UNIVERSITY OF UTAH (about 153 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 19,866)
  • SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 162 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 11,896)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-UTAH CAMPUS (about 163 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 2,021)

Public primary/middle school in La Barge:

  • LA BARGE ELEMENTARY (Students: 72; Location: 106 PINE AVE.; Grades: KG – 05)