Zip Code 82520 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLander
Zip Code StateWyoming
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fremont
Area Code307
Current Population:13535
Racial Majority: 68.06%
Public School Racial Majority:White 52.9%
Unemployment Rate:7.0%
Median Household Income$40939
Average Adjusted Gross Income$61950
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time18.7 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range5148 - 11628 ft.
Area1999 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.64957047, -108.75198364

Zip Code 82520 Description

Zip Code 82520 is located in the state of Wyoming in the Casper - Riverton metro area. Zip code 82520 is primarily located in Fremont County. The official US Postal Service name for 82520 is LANDER, Wyoming. Portions of zip code 82520 are contained within or border the city limits of Atlantic City, WY, Boulder Flats, WY, Ethete, WY, Lander, WY, Fort Washakie, WY, and Hudson, WY. The area code for zip code 82520 is 307. 82520 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wyoming.

The current unemployment level in 82520 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 82520 increased to 13535 from 11469 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 82520 is while the majority ethnicity attending 82520 public schools is White. 43.2% of students in 82520 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9420 68.06% 9670 -3%
 Black Or African American 21 0.15% 19 +11%
 Hispanic 799 5.77% 525 +52%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3230 23.34% 2965 +9%
 Asian 72 0.52% 72 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.14% 1 +1800%
 Other Race 12 0% 12 -100%
 Two Or More Races 271 2.02% 271 +3%

Zip Code 82520 Race/Ethnicity

 White 52.9%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 5.3%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36.1%
 Two or More Races 4.8%

Zip Code 82520 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1353511469
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households5241
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40939
Income Under $50K Per Year60.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.40%
82520 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wyoming District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$260792
Average Real Estate Sale Price$133059
Current Unemployment Level 7.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 18c - Wet Valleys
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 82520 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)813223039485453433218931
Avg Max Temp (°F)32384756667785847259423358
Avg Precip (In.).51.541.232.062.371.13.85.551.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Riverton, WY
CBSA Type82520
CBSA Population38896
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours