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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Cheyenne, Wyoming, is 3.40%, with job growth of 3.24%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 43.10%.

Cheyenne, Wyoming Taxes
Cheyenne, Wyoming,sales tax rate is 6.00%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Cheyenne, Wyoming Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $28,303, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $52,448.

  ECONOMYCheyenne, WyomingUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  3.40%6.30%
  Recent Job Growth  3.24%1.18%
  Future Job Growth  43.10%36.10%
  Sales Taxes  6.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  0.00%4.72%
  Income per Cap.  $28,303$28,051
  Household Income  $52,448$53,046
  Family Median Income  $70,199$64,585
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  10.70%12.61%
  Income between 15K and 20K  5.06%5.33%
  Income between 20K and 30K  9.86%10.57%
  Income between 30K and 40K  12.01%9.90%
  Income between 40K and 50K  10.07%8.95%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.15%8.08%
  Income between 60K and 75K  11.04%10.09%
  Income between 75K and 100K  14.66%12.25%
  Income between 100K and 150K  12.63%12.82%
  Income between 150K and 200K  3.87%4.78%
  Income greater than 200K  1.96%4.64%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  15.28%14.36%
  Engineering, computers, science  4.58%5.24%
  Community, social services  2.07%1.66%
  Legal  1.79%1.17%
  Education, library  5.21%6.10%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.54%1.88%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  4.77%5.49%
  Healthcare support  2.39%2.47%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  3.01%2.24%
  Food preparation, serving  6.48%5.61%
  Building maintenance  3.16%3.97%
  Personal care  3.42%3.54%
  Sales, office, administrative support  26.23%24.89%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.19%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  8.84%8.56%
  Production, transportation, material moving  11.05%12.10%
  ECONOMY COMMENTS
  
Crude
Cheyenne has a relatively stable economy, supported by state/federal government and FE Warren Air Force Base. The community has been growing quite steadily in the past... (read more)
Pros and Cons
After living here for 30+ years, it's time for a more temperate climate. It has been a wonderful place to raise children. Low crime, no state income tax. The wind and... (read more)
Climate
Cheyenne is a great place to live with a varied climate. It is just like any other place, as it has good points and bad points. There is greater diversity with race and... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
Mixed Review
I lived here for less than 1 year. It was so so. Its a larger, small town - a larger city in Wyoming, with a small town feel. It has some very pretty parks, and a... (read more)
re: cheyenne wy. is not a nice place to live - 9/2
I don't understand your comments. Cheyenne's library is a 4-story, high-tech, state-of-the-art building. The Library Journal and Gale Cengage named it the Library of... (read more)
I like Cheyenne
I'm surprised by the comments I've read here. I grew up in Cheyenne, moved away for 2 decades and came back. Cheyenne was a great place to grow up and I was happy to... (read more)
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