Mills, WY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 2,591. Estimated population in July 2005: 2,898 (+11.8% change)
Males: 1,313 (50.7%), Females: 1,278 (49.3%)

Natrona County

Zip code: 82644

Median resident age: 37.7 years
Median household income: $26,717 (year 2000)
Median house value: $52,700 (year 2000)

Races in Mills:

  • White Non-Hispanic (92.4%)
  • Hispanic (3.9%)
  • American Indian (2.6%)
  • Other race (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)

Ancestries: German (22.1%), United States (12.6%), Irish (10.5%), English (6.6%), Swedish (4.2%), French (3.3%).

Elevation: 5130 feet

Land area: 1.7 square miles

Map of Mills, WY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Mills

  • High school or higher: 79.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 4.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mills town

  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 53.6%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 16.3%

1.7% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +331 (+14.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Mills:

  • WYOMING MEDICAL CENTER (about 7 miles; CASPER, WY)
  • WYOMING BEHAVIORAL INSTITUTE (about 8 miles; CASPER, WY)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF CONVERSE COUNTY (about 70 miles; DOUGLAS, WY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Mills:

  • NATRONA COUNTY INTL (about 7 miles; CASPER, WY; ID: CPR)
  • LARAMIE REGIONAL (about 118 miles; LARAMIE, WY; ID: LAR)
  • GILLETTE-CAMPBELL COUNTY (about 118 miles; GILLETTE, WY; ID: GCC)

Other public-use airports nearest to Mills:

  • HARFORD FIELD (about 8 miles; CASPER, WY; ID: HAD)
  • MEDICINE BOW (about 69 miles; MEDICINE BOW, WY; ID: 80V)
  • CONVERSE COUNTY (about 69 miles; DOUGLAS, WY; ID: DGW)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mills:

  • CASPER COLLEGE (about 7 miles; CASPER, WY; Full-time enrollment: 2,564)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING (about 88 miles; LARAMIE, WY; FT enrollment: 9,665)
  • COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 177 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 22,684)
  • UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO AT BOULDER (about 202 miles; BOULDER, CO; FT enrollment: 25,355)
  • AIMS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 204 miles; GREELEY, CO; FT enrollment: 3,722)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN COLORADO (about 205 miles; GREELEY, CO; FT enrollment: 10,983)
  • BLACK HILLS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 208 miles; SPEARFISH, SD; FT enrollment: 3,190)

Public primary/middle school in Mills:

  • MILLS ELEMENTARY (Students: 208; Location: 310 2ND STREET; Grades: PK – 06)