Zip Code 82834 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBuffalo
Zip Code StateWyoming
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Johnson
Area Code307
Current Population:7585
Racial Majority: 91.68%
Public School Racial Majority:White 90.8%
Unemployment Rate:3.1%
Median Household Income$41292
Average Adjusted Gross Income$72510
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range3776 - 11526 ft.
Area1821 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.32474700, -106.64772200

Zip Code 82834 Description

Zip Code 82834 is located in the state of Wyoming in the Casper - Riverton metro area. Zip code 82834 is primarily located in Johnson County. The official US Postal Service name for 82834 is BUFFALO, Wyoming. Portions of zip code 82834 are contained within or border the city limits of Buffalo, WY, Meadow Lark Lake, WY, and Story, WY. The area code for zip code 82834 is 307. 82834 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wyoming.

The current unemployment level in 82834 is 3.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 82834 increased to 7585 from 6212 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 82834 is while the majority ethnicity attending 82834 public schools is White. 34.9% of students in 82834 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6846 91.68% 7178 -5%
 Black Or African American 1 0.01% 14 -93%
 Hispanic 312 4.18% 222 +41%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 68 -100%
 Asian 95 1.27% 32 +197%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 6 0.25% 6 +217%
 Two Or More Races 65 2.6% 65 +198%

Zip Code 82834 Race/Ethnicity

 White 90.8%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 5%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.5%
 Two or More Races 2.2%

Zip Code 82834 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population75856212
Male Population50.70%
Female Population49.30%
Total Households3359
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
34.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$41292
Income Under $50K Per Year58.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.50%
82834 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wyoming District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$335642
Average Real Estate Sale Price$283547
Current Unemployment Level 3.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 43q - Mesic Dissected Plains
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 82834 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)8132231404955534332191031
Avg Max Temp (°F)34394655647583827159433657
Avg Precip (In.).48.41.771.682.552.221.49.921.421.09.52.514.05
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours