dcsimg

Overview

Introduction to Wyoming, Ohio

Wyoming, Ohio, in Hamilton county, is 4 miles N of Cincinnati, Ohio

Wyoming History

Before the 1800s, Wyoming was was comprised of only woods and creeks that fed Mill Creek, a tributary of the Ohio River. The first settlers arrived after 1794, in 1861, Colonel Robert Reily held a meeting to name Wyoming, which was a village at that point. It was named after an area in Pennsylvania known as Wyoming. Wyoming became a village officially in 1874, and in 1949, when the population of the village expanded, it received the status of a city.

Wyoming and Nearby Attractions

  • East Fork State Park
  • Railway Museum of Greater Cincinnati
  • Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
  • Newport Aquarium
  • Fort Ancient
  • Miami Whitewater Forest

Things To Do In Wyoming

The city is home to numerous parks which offer facilities for recreation. Some of the parks are Crescent Park, Centennial Park, Oak Park and Foster Memorial Park. Nature preserves such as Stearns Woods and North Park are also located in Wyoming. Popular museums near the city include Cincinnati Fire Museum, Contemporary Arts Center, Krohn Conservatory and Taft Museum of Art. Little Miami State Park, which is located along Little Miami River, has a 50 mile long trail corridor, and offers opportunities for activities such as canoeing, hiking, fishing and picnicking.

Wyoming Transportation

Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International airport is the nearest major airport.

Wyoming Higher Education

University of Cincinnati-Raymond Walters College, Xavier University, Cincinnati State Technical and Community College and Miami University - Hamilton are colleges located near Wyoming.

People

Total Population 8,407
Male Share of the Population 48.9%
Female Share of the Population 51.1%
Senior Citizens 16.9%
Employed Population 16+ 4,051
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 62.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 70.1%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $123,528
% Above Poverty Level 97.8%
% Below Poverty Level 2.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 10.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation 1.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 17.8%
Median Gross Rent $991
Median House Value $300,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 21.3%
US/American 0.1%
English 11.1%
Irish 11.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Wyoming Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 4 miles N of Cincinnati, Ohio
County Hamilton
Standard Zip Codes 45215, 45231
Phone Area Codes 513
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.231
Longitude -84.465

Wyoming Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CINCINNATI ABBE WSMO
Distance 6.2 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 39 F
Apr Temp 43 to 66 F
Jul Temp 67 to 87 F
Oct Temp 46 to 67 F
Annual Precip 39.5 inches
Station CINCINNATI LUNKEN AP
Distance 9.4 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 39 F
Apr Temp 43 to 65 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 42.1 inches
Station CHEVIOT
Distance 9.8 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 36 F
Apr Temp 40 to 64 F
Jul Temp 64 to 87 F
Oct Temp 42 to 66 F
Annual Precip 44.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Arlington Heights 947 $40,764
Glendale 2,128 $119,306
Lincoln Heights 3,365 $25,125
Lockland 3,426 $43,893

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab.
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.

 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • Psychology (BA) (Online)
  • Business Administration - Accounting (BS) (Online)
  • Business Administration - Healthcare Management (BS) (Online)
  • Designated as a 2015 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, publishers of G.I. Jobs®.
  • Each program is designed to instill the knowledge, ethical values, and interpersonal skills of professional practice and to foster values of social responsibility.
  • Offers several flexible learning options, including a blended format that combines campus and online learning.
  • Several scholarship opportunities are available for students who qualify.
Programs
  • MBA@UNC
UNC Kenan-Flagler is one of the world's top-ranked business schools. At UNC Kenan-Flagler, you develop the skills that make you a highly effective leader and prepare you for long-term career success. The strength of the UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA degree comes from a school culture in which members live the business school's core values of excellence, leadership, teamwork, integrity and community.
Programs
  • MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
  • RN to MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner

Nursing@Simmons, the innovative, online nursing degree program from Simmons School of Nursing and Health Sciences prepares Registered Nurses for the next stage of their careers.

You need to have a Bachelor’s degree and RN license to be qualified for this school.

Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Human Resource Leadership
  • Computer Network Administration
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Concentration in Supply Chain Management

Sullivan University is a private institution of higher learning dedicated to providing educational enrichment opportunities for the intellectual, social and professional development of its students.

camnpus icon
Erlanger
Request Info
Programs
  • Medical Assistant
  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Nursing - Associate of Applied Science
Get allied health training with Ross Medical Education Center. We offer programs in dental assisting, medical assisting, medical insurance billing and office administration, and pharmacy tech.
camnpus icon
Canton
Request Info

Wyoming High Schools

WYOMING HIGH SCHOOL
106 PENDERY AVE
513-761-7722
Serves 676 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.2

Study Online in Wyoming
Additional Resources
Info for Wyoming Government Officials


Are you an official in the Wyoming government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top