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DemographicsWheatland County
Population
Population Estimates
20102,158
20112,138
20122,100
20132,134
Estimates of the Components of Resident Population Change: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013
2013 Population Estimate2,134
Total Population Change-34
Natural Increase2
Births75
Deaths73
Migration-39
Historic Population Growth
1890--
1900--
1910--
19205,619
19303,751
19403,286
19503,187
19603,026
19702,529
19802,359
19902,246
20002,259
20102,168
Service Populations
Veterans
Population Projections
Civilian population 18 years and over1,719
Veterans227
Non Veterans1,492
Percent By Period of Service
Gulf War (>9/01)6.6%
Gulf War (8/90-8/01)6.2%
Vietnam era29.1%
Korean War6.2%
World War II8.4%
Poverty
Below Poverty Level (Number)
Total268
Male130
Female138
< 18 Years105
18 to 64 years73
65 years and over90
Below Poverty Level (Percent)
Total12.7%
Male12.7%
Female12.6%
< 18 Years24.8%
18 to 64 years6.2%
65 years and over17.2%
Children Ages 0-17 Living Below Federal Poverty Level (Number)
2000138
2001119
2002130
2003130
2004104
2005138
2006119
2007129
2008129
2009116
2010107
2011127
Children Ages 0-17 Living Below Federal Poverty Level (Percent)
200032.4%
200128.3%
200232.4%
200333.3%
200427.3%
200540.0%
200630.4%
200734.3%
200834.3%
200930.9%
201023.2%
201127.4%
IndustriesWheatland County
Agriculture
Top Five Agriculture Producers by County, 2012
Corn Sales (Dollars)$0
Barley Sales (Dollars)$1,197,000
Wheat Sales (Dollars)$4,185,000
Crop Totals (Dollars)$10,647,000
Top Five Livestock Producers by County, 2012
Sheep, Including Lambs Sales (Heads)$11,538
Sheep, Including Lambs Sales (Dollars)$2,565,000
Hog Sales (Heads)$24,010
Hog Sales (Dollars)$3,493,000
Cattle, Including Calves Sales (Heads)$25,759
Cattle, Including Calves Sales (Dollars)$26,535,000
Occupations
Management, business, science, and arts305
Service113
Sales and office141
Natural resources, construction, and maintenance156
Production, transportation, and material moving36
Main Street
Employment Status
Population 16 years and over1,840
Civilian labor force - Employed751
Civilian labor force - Unemployed28
Armed Forces0
Not in labor force1,061
Females 16 years and over918
Mean travel time to work (minutes)16
Income and Benefits
Mean earnings (dollars)47,111
Mean Social Security income (dollars)15,273
Mean retirement income (dollars)16,098
Mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)10,116
Mean cash public assistance income (dollars)--
Median family income (dollars)35,813
Mean family income (dollars)51,615
Earnings in the Past 12 Months
Total29,214
Male35,477
Female21,836
Establishments with Respective Number of Employees
1 - 437
5 - 98
10-196
20-491
50-992
100-2490
250-4990
500-9990
1,000 or more0
Number of Establishments
Employer Establishments54
Non Employer Establishments162
Small Businesses253
CrimeWheatland County
Sexual and/or Violent Offenders - Percent of Population
Total Population2,168
Percent of Total Population0.00323%
Offender Population7
County of Sentence
Inmates4
Offenders in Alternate Facility0
Offenders in Prerelease0
of Offenders on P&P Supervision10
All Active DOC Offenders14
Number Per 1000 County Population6.5%
County Population on July 1 20122,166
EducationWheatland County
Schools Funding
Difference in School Funding 2013 - 2014
2013$1,493,131
2014$1,570,775
Dollars Difference$77,643
Percent Difference5%
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