Lovell, WY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 2,281. Estimated population in July 2005: 2,277 (-0.2% change)
Males: 1,143 (50.1%), Females: 1,138 (49.9%)

Big Horn County

Zip code: 82431

Median resident age: 35.5 years
Median household income: $30,745 (year 2000)
Median house value: $66,900 (year 2000)

Races in Lovell:

  • White Non-Hispanic (88.6%)
  • Hispanic (9.2%)
  • Other race (5.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • American Indian (1.6%)

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

Ancestries: English (26.0%), German (24.9%), United States (7.6%), Irish (7.4%), Scottish (4.2%), Danish (4.0%).

Elevation: 3837 feet

Land area: 1.1 square miles

Map of Lovell, WY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Lovell

  • High school or higher: 82.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 13.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lovell town

  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 59.0%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

1.4% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +111 (+5.1%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Lovell:

  • NORTH BIG HORN HOSPITAL (1115 LANE 12)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Lovell:

  • POWELL HOSPITAL (about 34 miles; POWELL, WY)
  • SOUTH BIG HORN COUNTY HOSPITAL-CAH (about 35 miles; GREYBULL, WY)
  • WEST PARK HOSPITAL DISTRICT (about 60 miles; CODY, WY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Lovell:

  • YELLOWSTONE REGIONAL (about 49 miles; CODY, WY; ID: COD)
  • BILLINGS LOGAN INTL (about 67 miles; BILLINGS, MT; ID: BIL)
  • WORLAND MUNI (about 69 miles; WORLAND, WY; ID: WRL)

Other public-use airports nearest to Lovell:

  • NORTH BIG HORN COUNTY (about 6 miles; COWLEY/LOVELL/BYRON, WY; ID: U68)
  • POWELL MUNI (about 28 miles; POWELL, WY; ID: POY)
  • SOUTH BIG HORN COUNTY (about 33 miles; GREYBULL, WY; ID: GEY)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lovell:

  • MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY-BILLINGS (about 63 miles; BILLINGS, MT; Full-time enrollment: 3,105)
  • MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY-BOZEMAN (about 182 miles; BOZEMAN, MT; FT enrollment: 10,380)
  • CASPER COLLEGE (about 197 miles; CASPER, WY; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • RICKS COLLEGE (about 240 miles; REXBURG, ID; FT enrollment: 8,670)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING (about 280 miles; LARAMIE, WY; FT enrollment: 9,665)
  • IDAHO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 311 miles; POCATELLO, ID; FT enrollment: 10,057)
  • BLACK HILLS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 314 miles; SPEARFISH, SD; FT enrollment: 3,190)

Schools

Public high school in Lovell:

  • LOVELL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 205; Location: 502 HAMPSHIRE; Grades: 09 – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in Lovell:

  • LOVELL ELEMENTARY (Students: 298; Location: 520 SHOSHONE; Grades: KG – 05)
  • LOVELL MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 154; Location: 325 W. 9TH; Grades: 06 – 08)