Zip Code 82609 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCasper
Zip Code StateWyoming
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Natrona
Area Code307
Current Population:15730
Racial Majority: 88.21%
Public School Racial Majority:White 84.5%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$56701
Average Adjusted Gross Income$80880
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time15.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range5171 - 5276 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.80714200, -106.16807500

Zip Code 82609 Description

Zip Code 82609 is located in the state of Wyoming in the Casper - Riverton metro area. Zip code 82609 is primarily located in Natrona County. The official US Postal Service name for 82609 is CASPER, Wyoming. Portions of zip code 82609 are contained within or border the city limits of Casper, WY, Evansville, WY, . The area code for zip code 82609 is 307. 82609 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wyoming.

The current unemployment level in 82609 is 5.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 82609 decreased to 15730 from 16098 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 82609 is while the majority ethnicity attending 82609 public schools is White. 35.4% of students in 82609 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 15248 88.21% 14005 +9%
 Black Or African American 132 0.76% 152 -13%
 Hispanic 1313 7.6% 1098 +20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.3% 94 -46%
 Asian 268 1.55% 142 +89%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 9 -100%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 224 1.59% 224 +23%

Zip Code 82609 Race/Ethnicity

 White 84.5%
 Black Or African American 2%
 Hispanic 9.6%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 2%

Zip Code 82609 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1573016098
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households6608
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
35.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
25.0%
Median Household Income$56701
Income Under $50K Per Year43.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.40%
82609 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wyoming District 1
Related Maps: Map of All Wyoming Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$240044
Average Real Estate Sale Price$204754
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.4%
Casper, WY
Evansville, WY
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 43w - Powder River Basin
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 82609 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)14192531394854524233231733
Avg Max Temp (°F)35394856677886857461443659
Avg Precip (In.).49.56.881.582.611.361.21.7811.14.81.5913.01
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Casper, WY
CBSA Type82609
CBSA Population74581
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours