Zip Code 82901 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRock Springs
Zip Code StateWyoming
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sweetwater
Area Code307
Current Population:27971
Racial Majority: 77.81%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$55042
Average Adjusted Gross Income$71720
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time20.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Daylight Time
Elevation Range6060 - 9262 ft.
Area4357 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.60148800, -108.95522000

Zip Code 82901 Description

Zip Code 82901 is located in the state of Wyoming in the Salt Lake City metro area. Zip code 82901 is primarily located in Sweetwater County. The official US Postal Service name for 82901 is ROCK SPRINGS, Wyoming. Portions of zip code 82901 are contained within or border the city limits of Farson, WY, Eden, WY, North Rock Springs, WY, Rock Springs, WY, Reliance, WY, Sweeney Ranch, WY, Point of Rocks, WY, Table Rock, WY, Arrowhead Springs, WY, Clearview Acres, WY, Superior, WY, and Purple Sage, WY. The area code for zip code 82901 is 307. 82901 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Wyoming.

The current unemployment level in 82901 is 5.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 82901 increased to 27971 from 23016 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 82901 is while the majority ethnicity attending 82901 public schools is . % of students in 82901 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 22575 77.81% 22098 +2%
 Black Or African American 290 1% 346 -16%
 Hispanic 4959 17.09% 4645 +7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.19% 201 -72%
 Asian 292 1.01% 257 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 166 0.57% 31 +435%
 Other Race 15 0% 15 -100%
 Two Or More Races 378 2.33% 378 +79%

Zip Code 82901 Race/Ethnicity

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 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
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 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 82901 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2797123016
Male Population52.30%
Female Population47.70%
Total Households10498
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$55042
Income Under $50K Per Year44.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.70%
82901 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Wyoming District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$194103
Average Real Estate Sale Price$124908
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
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 82901 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10142228374551493930191130
Avg Max Temp (°F)31364454657684827159423256
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Rock Springs, WY
CBSA Type82901
CBSA Population41019
Time ZoneMountain Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours