Zip Code 82501 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRiverton
Zip Code StateWyoming
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fremont
Area Code307
Current Population:19408
Racial Majority: 76.39%
Public School Racial Majority:White 68.7%
Unemployment Rate:7.0%
Median Household Income$39580
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56650
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19 Minutes
Current Time:
MDT
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range4725 - 11536 ft.
Area1431 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.31523895, -109.00251007

Zip Code 82501 Description

Zip Code 82501 is located in the state of Wyoming in the Casper - Riverton metro area. Zip code 82501 is primarily located in Fremont County. The official US Postal Service name for 82501 is RIVERTON, Wyoming. Portions of zip code 82501 are contained within or border the city limits of Arapahoe, WY, Johnstown, WY, Ethete, WY, Riverton, WY, Shoshoni, WY, and Fort Washakie, WY. The area code for zip code 82501 is 307. 82501 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wyoming.

The current unemployment level in 82501 is 7.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 8.4%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 82501 increased to 19408 from 16411 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 82501 is while the majority ethnicity attending 82501 public schools is White. 46.7% of students in 82501 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 15116 76.39% 14470 +4%
 Black Or African American 100 0.51% 47 +113%
 Hispanic 1450 7.33% 1439 +1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2448 12.37% 2933 -17%
 Asian 197 1% 59 +234%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.02% 5 -20%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 445 2.4% 445 +7%

Zip Code 82501 Race/Ethnicity

 White 68.7%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 10.1%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17.8%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 82501 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1940816411
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households7359
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
46.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
71.4%
Median Household Income$39580
Income Under $50K Per Year62.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.40%
82501 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wyoming District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$181316
Average Real Estate Sale Price$141317
Current Unemployment Level 7.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 18a - Rolling Sagebrush Steppe
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 82501 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28202938465249392814327
Avg Max Temp (°F)30385059698088877562433159
Avg Precip (In.).28.25.481.041.821.16.76.51.9.82.46.358.83
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Riverton, WY
CBSA Type82501
CBSA Population38896
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours