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Demographics

People

Total Population1,574
Male Share of the Population49.7%
Female Share of the Population50.3%
Senior Citizens22.7%
Employed Population 16+558
Age of the Population49

Families

% of people married38.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.1%
Median Earnings25+$26,140
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,592
Median Earnings With High School Degree$17,222

Wealth

Median Family Income$61,100
% Above Poverty Level90%
% Below Poverty Level10%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home15.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.6%
Median Gross Rent$675
Median House Value$132,500

Ancestry

German37.6%
English20.4%
Irish13.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)7.7%
Russian5.5%
French Except Basque3.8%
Scottish3.4%
Swedish2.7%
Italian2.7%
Danishn2.4%
Dutch2.1%
Polish2%
Welsh0.4%
Norwegian0.4%
Belgian0.4%
Luxemburger0.4%
Finnish0.3%
Arab0.2%
Canadian0.1%
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Basin Almanac

CategoryValue
County Big Horn County
Standard Zip Codes82410
Phone Area Codes307
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude44.37
Approximate Longitude-108.04

Basin Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBASIN
Distance0.3 miles
Jan Temp2 to 27 F
Apr Temp33 to 62 F
Jul Temp56 to 90 F
Oct Temp32 to 63 F
Annual Precip6.7 inches
StationSHELL
Distance16.5 miles
Jan Temp4 to 29 F
Apr Temp30 to 60 F
Jul Temp52 to 87 F
Oct Temp29 to 62 F
Annual Precip10.2 inches
StationWORLAND MUNICIPAL AP
Distance28.9 miles
Jan Temp4 to 31 F
Apr Temp33 to 63 F
Jul Temp57 to 91 F
Oct Temp33 to 63 F
Annual Precip7.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Burlington268$75,625
Greybull1,876$52,000
Manderson102$28,571

Basin Public Libraries

Big Horn County Library
430 WEST C ST
Basin, Wyoming
(307) 568-2388

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Basin Hospitals

South Big Horn County Critical Access Hospital
(Government - District/authority)
388 South Us Hwy 20
(307) 568-3311

Basin Public Schools

Laura Irwin Elementary
101 South 12th
ZIP: 82410
(307) 568-2488
Primary
Total Enrollment 117
Riverside High School
919 West B St
ZIP: 82410
(307) 568-2416
High
Total Enrollment 99
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