Casper, Wyoming 

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Population

59,171

+9.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Median Income

$57,511

Median Home Price

$201,200

Best Places to Live in Casper, Wyoming

Small town - East-central Wyoming on the eastern slope of the Rockies. June, August and September are the most pleasant months in Casper, while December and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Small-town atmosphere
-Outdoor recreation
-Cost of living
Cons
-Low ethnic diversity
-Wind and cold
-Isolation

Local Listings in Casper
 $140,000 
1563 S Poplar S
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1972 SqFt
 $214,900 
5313 Antelope Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 3 | 2776 SqFt
 $189,900 
1559 S Oak St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1620 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Casper Metro Area

Casper is a somewhat remote town supported mainly by the oil and gas industries (exploration, production, and refinement), and more recently by low-sulfur coal in the Powder River Basin to the north and east. Ranching and agriculture are also present. Employment is steady but not oriented towards growth. The city has a distinctly Western, almost boom-town feel, with a traditional downtown and suburban development encroaching upon the grasslands. In clear contrast to the surrounding bluffs, downtown and most residential areas have lots of trees. The area is noted for its wide-open spaces and friendliness.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Wyoming
County: Natrona County
Metro Area: Casper Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Casper
Zip Codes: 82601 82604 82609
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 5237 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Casper is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Casper jobs have decreased by 1.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Casper's cost of living is 4.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Casper's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, August and September are the most pleasant months in Casper, while December and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Natrona county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Casper's population is 59,171 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Casper is $201,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Casper public schools spend $15,948 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Casper. More Education


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Housing Market in Casper

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Reviews for Casper   19 Reviews
Hate; my struggle - 4/5/2019
This place is the worst!!! all men here are backwards and dumb! i want a strong liberal man to sweep me off my feet and there are none. :( all we have here is maga... Read More

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Bad Weather - 11/27/2018
This review will be a bit opinionated. The main thing for me is the weather. I hate it. I like cloudy, rainy, foggy, snowy, colder weather, so keep that in... Read More

Horrible place to live - 3/2/2017
After living in Ft Collins CO, Casper is truly a dump. I looked for a house for 12 months and for what you pay Casper housing is like low income housing in your... Read More


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82601 82604 82609

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NEW LISTINGS IN CASPER
$140,000
1563 S Poplar S
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$214,900
5313 Antelope Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$189,900
1559 S Oak St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$346,000
5424 Johnson Lateral
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$289,900
5757 Nez Perce Trl
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$380,000
1342 Hornchurch Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$115,000
845 Saint John St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

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