Sinclair, WY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 423. Estimated population in July 2005: 406 (-4.0% change)
Males: 209 (49.4%), Females: 214 (50.6%)

Carbon County

Median resident age: 41.4 years
Median household income: $48,214 (year 2000)
Median house value: $68,800 (year 2000)

Races in Sinclair:

  • White Non-Hispanic (94.6%)
  • Hispanic (2.6%)
  • American Indian (1.7%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)

Ancestries: German (29.6%), Irish (19.6%), English (15.4%), United States (8.3%), Dutch (5.4%), Swedish (5.4%).

Elevation: 6593 feet

Land area: 2.4 square miles

Map of Sinclair, WY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Sinclair

  • High school or higher: 86.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 13.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sinclair town

  • Never married: 17.7%
  • Now married: 60.1%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 14.7%

1.7% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -38 (-8.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Sinclair:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Sinclair:

  • NATRONA COUNTY INTL (about 90 miles; CASPER, WY; ID: CPR)
  • YAMPA VALLEY (about 91 miles; HAYDEN, CO; ID: HDN)
  • LARAMIE REGIONAL (about 106 miles; LARAMIE, WY; ID: LAR)

Other public-use airports nearest to Sinclair:

  • RAWLINS MUNI (about 5 miles; RAWLINS, WY; ID: RWL)
  • SHIVELY FIELD (about 32 miles; SARATOGA, WY; ID: SAA)
  • DIXON (about 58 miles; DIXON, WY; ID: 9U4)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sinclair:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING (about 92 miles; LARAMIE, WY; Full-time enrollment: 9,665)
  • CASPER COLLEGE (about 96 miles; CASPER, WY; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 147 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 22,684)
  • COLORADO MOUNTAIN COLLEGE (about 157 miles; GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO; FT enrollment: 3,400)
  • UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO AT BOULDER (about 168 miles; BOULDER, CO; FT enrollment: 25,355)
  • AIMS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 190 miles; GREELEY, CO; FT enrollment: 3,722)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN COLORADO (about 193 miles; GREELEY, CO; FT enrollment: 10,983)

Public primary/middle school in Sinclair:

  • SINCLAIR ELEMENTARY (Students: 35; Location: NINTH & CLEVELAND; Grades: KG – 05)