Yoder, Wyoming

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Yoder, Wyoming
Town
Location in Goshen County and the state of Wyoming
Location in Goshen County and the state of Wyoming
Coordinates: 41°55′3″N 104°17′42″W / 41.91750°N 104.29500°W / 41.91750; -104.29500Coordinates: 41°55′3″N 104°17′42″W / 41.91750°N 104.29500°W / 41.91750; -104.29500
Country United States
State Wyoming
County Goshen
Area[1]
 • Total 0.21 sq mi (0.54 km2)
 • Land 0.21 sq mi (0.54 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 4,259 ft (1,298 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 151
 • Estimate (2012[3]) 155
 • Density 719.0/sq mi (277.6/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 82244
Area code(s) 307
FIPS code 56-86665[4]
GNIS feature ID 1596681[5]

Yoder is a town in Goshen County, Wyoming, United States. The population was 151 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

Yoder is located at 41°55′3″N 104°17′42″W / 41.91750°N 104.29500°W / 41.91750; -104.29500 (41.917560, -104.295060).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.21 square miles (0.54 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930 266
1940 201 −24.4%
1950 128 −36.3%
1960 83 −35.2%
1970 101 21.7%
1980 110 8.9%
1990 136 23.6%
2000 169 24.3%
2010 151 −10.7%
U.S. Decentennial Census 1930-2010[7]

As of 2000 the median income for a household in the town was $40,781, and the median income for a family was $41,875. Males had a median income of $37,500 versus $15,000 for females. The per capita income for the town was $15,161. About 5.3% of families and 8.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.3% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 151 people, 68 households, and 44 families residing in the town. The population density was 719.0 inhabitants per square mile (277.6/km2). There were 85 housing units at an average density of 404.8 per square mile (156.3/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 97.4% White, 0.7% Pacific Islander, and 2.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.0% of the population.

There were 68 households of which 19.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.4% were married couples living together, 7.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.9% had a male householder with no wife present, and 35.3% were non-families. 29.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.22 and the average family size was 2.73.

The median age in the town was 53.5 years. 21.2% of residents were under the age of 18; 3.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 14.6% were from 25 to 44; 31.1% were from 45 to 64; and 29.8% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the town was 51.7% male and 48.3% female.

Education[edit]

Public education in the town of Yoder is provided by Goshen County School District #1.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-14. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-14. 
  3. ^ "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2013-06-01. 
  4. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  7. ^ HISTORICAL DECENNIAL CENSUS POPULATION FOR WYOMING COUNTIES, CITIES, AND TOWNS