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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.

Demographics

People

Total Population8,484
Male Share of the Population51.1%
Female Share of the Population48.9%
Senior Citizens16.1%
Employed Population 16+4,291
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married63.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher69.6%
Median Earnings25+$60,874
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,625

Wealth

Median Family Income$136,250
% Above Poverty Level98%
% Below Poverty Level2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home10.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone15.6%
Median Gross Rent$1,103
Median House Value$305,900

Ancestry

German31.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)24.6%
Irish11.8%
English10.5%
Russian5.2%
Scottish3.8%
Italian3.4%
Polish3.3%
African2.9%
French Except Basque2%
Romanian1.9%
Czech1.7%
Swiss1.6%
Dutch1.3%
Norwegian1.3%
Swedish1.3%
Hungarian1.2%
Slovak0.7%
Welsh0.6%
Jamaican0.5%
West Indian0.5%
Greek0.4%
Canadian0.4%
Austrian0.4%
Arab0.4%
Lebanese0.3%
Ukrainian0.2%
Nigerian0.2%
Lithuanian0.1%
US/American0.1%
Egyptian0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Ethiopian0.1%
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Wyoming Almanac

CategoryValue
County Hamilton County
Standard Zip Codes45231, 45215
Phone Area Codes513
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.25
Approximate Longitude-84.53

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)

StationCINCINNATI ABBE WSMO
Distance6.2 miles
Jan Temp23 to 39 F
Apr Temp43 to 66 F
Jul Temp67 to 87 F
Oct Temp46 to 67 F
Annual Precip39.5 inches
StationCINCINNATI LUNKEN AP
Distance9.4 miles
Jan Temp22 to 39 F
Apr Temp43 to 65 F
Jul Temp66 to 87 F
Oct Temp45 to 68 F
Annual Precip42.1 inches
StationCHEVIOT
Distance9.8 miles
Jan Temp17 to 36 F
Apr Temp40 to 64 F
Jul Temp64 to 87 F
Oct Temp42 to 66 F
Annual Precip44.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arlington Heights923$41,563
Glendale2,246$125,114
Lincoln Heights3,360$26,339
Lockland3,435$37,054
Reading10,342$59,083
Woodlawn3,279$62,583

Wyoming Public Schools

Elm Avenue Elementary School
134 Elm Ave
ZIP: 45215
(513) 206-7000
Primary
Total Enrollment 211
Hilltop Elementary School
425 Oliver Rd
ZIP: 45215
(513) 206-7270
Primary
Total Enrollment 227
Vermont Avenue Elementary School
33 Vermont Ave
ZIP: 45215
(513) 206-7345
Primary
Total Enrollment 192
Wyoming High School
106 Pendery Ave
ZIP: 45215
(513) 206-7050
High
Total Enrollment 642
Wyoming Middle School
17 Wyoming Ave
ZIP: 45215
(513) 206-7170
Middle
Total Enrollment 622

Wyoming Private Schools

Terry S Montessori School
209 Wyoming Ave
ZIP: 45215
Elementary
Total Enrollment 21
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