Meeteetse, WY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 351. Estimated population in July 2005: 347 (-1.1% change)
Males: 181 (51.6%), Females: 170 (48.4%)

Park County

Zip code: 82433

Median resident age: 39.5 years
Median household income: $29,167 (year 2000)
Median house value: $63,000 (year 2000)

Races in Meeteetse:

  • White Non-Hispanic (95.7%)
  • Hispanic (2.6%)
  • American Indian (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Other race (0.9%)

Ancestries: German (40.5%), English (16.0%), Irish (13.7%), Norwegian (8.0%), United States (8.0%), Danish (5.7%).

Elevation: 6795 feet

Land area: 0.8 square miles

Map of Meeteetse, WY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Meeteetse

  • High school or higher: 84.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 25.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Meeteetse town

  • Never married: 20.1%
  • Now married: 66.4%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

0.6% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -17 (-4.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Meeteetse:

  • WEST PARK HOSPITAL DISTRICT (about 37 miles; CODY, WY)
  • POWELL HOSPITAL (about 44 miles; POWELL, WY)
  • HOT SPRINGS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 50 miles; THERMOPOLIS, WY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Meeteetse:

  • YELLOWSTONE REGIONAL (about 27 miles; CODY, WY; ID: COD)
  • WORLAND MUNI (about 66 miles; WORLAND, WY; ID: WRL)
  • RIVERTON REGIONAL (about 82 miles; RIVERTON, WY; ID: RIW)

Other public-use airports nearest to Meeteetse:

  • POWELL MUNI (about 50 miles; POWELL, WY; ID: POY)
  • HOT SPRINGS CO-THERMOPOLIS MUNI (about 58 miles; THERMOPOLIS, WY; ID: THP)
  • NORTH BIG HORN COUNTY (about 60 miles; COWLEY/LOVELL/BYRON, WY; ID: U68)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Meeteetse:

  • MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY-BILLINGS (about 112 miles; BILLINGS, MT; Full-time enrollment: 3,105)
  • MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY-BOZEMAN (about 174 miles; BOZEMAN, MT; FT enrollment: 10,380)
  • RICKS COLLEGE (about 197 miles; REXBURG, ID; FT enrollment: 8,670)
  • CASPER COLLEGE (about 198 miles; CASPER, WY; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • IDAHO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 261 miles; POCATELLO, ID; FT enrollment: 10,057)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING (about 271 miles; LARAMIE, WY; FT enrollment: 9,665)
  • UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY (about 272 miles; LOGAN, UT; FT enrollment: 16,384)

Public primary/middle school in Meeteetse:

  • MEETEETSE SCHOOL (Students: 126; Location: 2107 IDAHO; Grades: KG – 12)