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Edgerton, Wyoming
Town
Location of Edgerton, Wyoming
Location of Edgerton, Wyoming
Country United States
State Wyoming
County Natrona
Area
 • Total 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2)
 • Land 0.25 sq mi (0.65 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 4,898 ft (1,493 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 195
 • Estimate (2012) 197
 • Density 780.0/sq mi (301.2/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 82635
Area code(s) 307
FIPS code 56-23155
GNIS feature ID 1588174

Edgerton is a town in Natrona County, Wyoming, United States. It is part of the Casper, Wyoming Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 195 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Edgerton is located at 43°24′48″N 106°14′59″W / 43.41333°N 106.24972°W / 43.41333; -106.24972 (43.413368, -106.249775).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.25 square miles (0.65 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930 269
1940 232 −13.8%
1950 203 −12.5%
1960 512 152.2%
1970 350 −31.6%
1980 510 45.7%
1990 247 −51.6%
2000 169 −31.6%
2010 195 15.4%
Est. 2015 201 3.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 195 people, 90 households, and 48 families residing in the town. The population density was 780.0 inhabitants per square mile (301.2/km2). There were 111 housing units at an average density of 444.0 per square mile (171.4/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 94.4% White, 0.5% African American, 0.5% Native American, and 4.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.6% of the population.

There were 90 households of which 20.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.0% were married couples living together, 12.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 1.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 46.7% were non-families. 40.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.17 and the average family size was 2.85.

The median age in the town was 49.1 years. 17.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 7.7% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 19% were from 25 to 44; 39.5% were from 45 to 64; and 15.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 55.9% male and 44.1% female.

2000 census

As of the census of 2000, there were 169 people, 74 households, and 44 families residing in the town. The population density was 655.4 people per square mile (251.0/km²). There were 119 housing units at an average density of 461.5 per square mile (176.7/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 96.45% White, 0.59% Native American, 1.18% from other races, and 1.78% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.18% of the population.

There were 74 households out of which 27.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.4% were married couples living together, 8.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 39.2% were non-families. 36.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.28 and the average family size was 2.96.

In the town, the population was spread out with 23.7% under the age of 18, 4.7% from 18 to 24, 24.3% from 25 to 44, 36.1% from 45 to 64, and 11.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females there were 119.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 118.6 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $28,750, and the median income for a family was $33,750. Males had a median income of $24,583 versus $14,375 for females. The per capita income for the town was $14,332. About 10.7% of families and 18.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.1% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.

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