Worland, WY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 5,250. Estimated population in July 2005: 4,967 (-5.4% change)
Males: 2,526 (48.1%), Females: 2,724 (51.9%)

Washakie County

Zip code: 82401

Median resident age: 38.6 years
Median household income: $31,447 (year 2000)
Median house value: $77,800 (year 2000)

Races in Worland:

  • White Non-Hispanic (84.1%)
  • Hispanic (13.5%)
  • Other race (6.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)

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

Ancestries: German (26.8%), English (14.6%), Irish (13.6%), Norwegian (4.7%), Italian (4.2%), United States (4.2%).

Elevation: 4065 feet

Land area: 4.1 square miles

Map of Worland, WY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Worland

  • High school or higher: 84.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 16.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 10.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 12.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Worland city

  • Never married: 20.1%
  • Now married: 57.4%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

1.8% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -546 (-9.4%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Worland:

  • WASHAKIE MEDICAL CENTER (400 SOUTH 15TH ST, PO BOX 700)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Worland:

  • HOT SPRINGS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 34 miles; THERMOPOLIS, WY)
  • SOUTH BIG HORN COUNTY HOSPITAL-CAH (about 34 miles; GREYBULL, WY)
  • NORTH BIG HORN HOSPITAL (about 60 miles; LOVELL, WY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Worland:

  • WORLAND MUNI (about 5 miles; WORLAND, WY; ID: WRL)
  • RIVERTON REGIONAL (about 75 miles; RIVERTON, WY; ID: RIW)
  • YELLOWSTONE REGIONAL (about 82 miles; CODY, WY; ID: COD)

Other public-use airports nearest to Worland:

  • HOT SPRINGS CO-THERMOPOLIS MUNI (about 31 miles; THERMOPOLIS, WY; ID: THP)
  • SOUTH BIG HORN COUNTY (about 35 miles; GREYBULL, WY; ID: GEY)
  • SHOSHONI MUNI (about 54 miles; SHOSHONI, WY; ID: 49U)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Worland:

  • MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY-BILLINGS (about 124 miles; BILLINGS, MT; Full-time enrollment: 3,105)
  • CASPER COLLEGE (about 139 miles; CASPER, WY; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING (about 218 miles; LARAMIE, WY; FT enrollment: 9,665)
  • MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY-BOZEMAN (about 232 miles; BOZEMAN, MT; FT enrollment: 10,380)
  • RICKS COLLEGE (about 259 miles; REXBURG, ID; FT enrollment: 8,670)
  • BLACK HILLS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 285 miles; SPEARFISH, SD; FT enrollment: 3,190)
  • COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 300 miles; Fort Collins, CO; FT enrollment: 22,684)

Schools

Public high school in Worland:

  • WORLAND HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 433; Location: 801 SOUTH 17TH STREET; Grades: 09 – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in Worland:

  • WORLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 342; Location: 1200 CULBERTSON; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • WEST SIDE ELEMENTARY (Students: 203; Location: 810 SOUTH 6TH; Grades: KG – 05)
  • EAST SIDE ELEMENTARY (Students: 187; Location: 203 NORTH 15TH STREET; Grades: KG – 05)
  • SOUTH SIDE ELEMENTARY (Students: 149; Location: 1229 HOWELL AVENUE; Grades: KG – 05)
  • WYOMING BOY’S SCHOOL (Students: 73; Location: 1550 HIGHWAY 20 SOUTH; Grades: 06 – 12)

Libraries

Library in Worland:

  • WASHAKIE COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $134,461; Location: 1019 COBURN AVE; 57,360 books; 1,303 audio materials; 1,174 video materials; 140 serial subscriptions)