Thayne, WY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 341. Estimated population in July 2005: 357 (+4.7% change)
Males: 170 (49.9%), Females: 171 (50.1%)

Lincoln County

Zip code: 83127

Median resident age: 26.1 years
Median household income: $31,875 (year 2000)
Median house value: $89,500 (year 2000)

Races in Thayne:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)

Ancestries: English (43.4%), German (18.8%), Scottish (15.8%), Norwegian (9.4%), Swedish (8.2%), United States (8.2%).

Land area: 0.7 square miles

Map of Thayne, WY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Thayne

  • High school or higher: 93.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 28.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Thayne town

  • Never married: 31.3%
  • Now married: 47.1%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

0.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +72 (+26.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Thayne:

  • STAR VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER (about 18 miles; AFTON, WY)
  • ST JOHNS HOSPITAL (about 42 miles; JACKSON, WY)
  • EASTERN IDAHO REGIONAL MED CENTER (about 42 miles; IDAHO FALLS, ID)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Thayne:

  • JACKSON HOLE (about 51 miles; JACKSON, WY; ID: JAC)
  • IDAHO FALLS RGNL (about 84 miles; IDAHO FALLS, ID; ID: IDA)
  • POCATELLO REGIONAL (about 110 miles; POCATELLO, ID; ID: PIH)

Other public-use airports nearest to Thayne:

  • AFTON MUNI (about 16 miles; AFTON, WY; ID: AFO)
  • ALPINE (about 19 miles; ALPINE, WY; ID: 46U)
  • ALLEN H TIGERT (about 44 miles; SODA SPRINGS, ID; ID: U78)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Thayne:

  • RICKS COLLEGE (about 76 miles; REXBURG, ID; Full-time enrollment: 8,670)
  • IDAHO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 93 miles; POCATELLO, ID; FT enrollment: 10,057)
  • UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY (about 108 miles; LOGAN, UT; FT enrollment: 16,384)
  • WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY (about 136 miles; OGDEN, UT; FT enrollment: 12,112)
  • UNIVERSITY OF UTAH (about 159 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 19,866)
  • SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 167 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 11,896)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-UTAH CAMPUS (about 168 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 2,021)

Public primary/middle school in Thayne:

  • HOLDAWAY ELEMENTARY (Students: 267; Location: 250 VAN NOY PARKWAY; Grades: KG – 03)