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					Wyoming, Minnesota
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia                                                              Coordinates: 45°20′11″N 92°59′50″W


Wyoming is a city in Chisago County, Minnesota, United States. The
                                                                                                Wyoming, Minnesota
population was 7,791 at the 2010 census. [1]
                                                                                                       — City —
     Contents
 1 History
 2 Geography
 3 Demographics
 4 See also
 5 References
 6 External links


History                                                                                        Location of Wyoming, Minnesota
                                                                                        Coordinates: 45°20′6″N 92°59′37″W
The town's name comes from the Wyoming Valley region of Pennsylvania,
from which early settlers to the area arrived. [4] The town was settled in          Country               United States
                                                                                    State                 Minnesota
1855. [5]                                                                           County                Chisago
Interstate 35 serves as a main arterial route for the community.                    Area
                                                                                    • Total               2.9 sq mi (7.5 km2 )
Geography                                                                           • Land                2.8 sq mi (7.4 km2 )
                                                                                    • Water               0.0 sq mi (0.1 km2 )
Wyoming is located along the South Branch of the Sunrise River. According to        Elevation             906 ft (276 m)
the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.9 square miles
                                                                                    Population   (2010)[1]
(7.5 km 2 ), of which, 2.8 square miles (7.3 km 2 ) of it is land and 0.04 square   • Total               7,791
miles (0.10 km 2 ) of it (1.38%) is water.                                          • Density             1,069.8/sq mi (413.1/km 2 )
                                                                                    Time zone             Central (CST) (UTC-6)
Demographics                                                                        • Summer (DST)        CDT (UTC-5)
                                                                                    ZIP code              55092
As of the census [2] of 2000, there were 3,048 people, 1,023 households, and    Area code(s)              651
848 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,069.8 people    FIPS code                 27-72022 [2]
per square mile (412.9/km²). There were 1,055 housing units at an average       GNIS feature ID           0654403[3]
density of 370.3 per square mile (142.9/km²). The racial makeup of the city     Website                   wyomingmn.org
was 97.64% White, 0.39% African American, 0.52% Native American, 0.43%
Asian, 0.07% Pacific Islander, 0.26% from other races, and 0.69% from two or more races.                   Historical populations
Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.72% of the population.                                              Census Pop.            %±
                                                                                                             1910        207     —
There were 1,023 households out of which 50.1% had children under the age of 18 living with
them, 69.2% were married couples living together, 10.9% had a female householder with no                     1920        253     22.2%

husband present, and 17.1% were non-families. 13.3% of all households were made up of                        1930        214    −15.4%
individuals and 5.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average                  1940        253     18.2%
household size was 2.94 and the average family size was 3.23.                                                1950        325     28.5%

In the city the population was spread out with 32.6% under the age of 18, 7.1% from 18 to 24,                1960        435     33.8%
33.6% from 25 to 44, 19.7% from 45 to 64, and 7.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The                    1970        695     59.8%
median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 97.8 males. For every 100 females                  1980    1,559      124.3%
age 18 and over, there were 94.7 males.                                                                      1990    2,142       37.4%
The median income for a household in the city was $56,192, and the median income for a family                2000    3,048       42.3%
was $62,118. Males had a median income of $40,959 versus $28,272 for females. The per capita                 2010    7,791      155.6%
income for the city was $20,290. About 2.7% of families and 5.5% of the population were below                U.S. Decennial Census
the poverty line, including 4.7% of those under age 18 and 11.2% of those age 65 or over.

See also
      U.S. Route 61
      U.S. Route 61 in Minnesota
      Old Minnesota State Highway 98 – also known back in the wagon days as "Wyoming Trail", as it was a trail to the many
      stagecoach stops to the Twin Cities. In the present day, this route is now marked as Chisago County Road 22.

References
   1. ^ a b "2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File"                . American FactFinder. U.S. Census Bureau, 2010
      Census. Retrieved 23 April 2011.
   2.    ^ a b "American FactFinder" . United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
   3.    ^ "US Board on Geographic Names" . United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
   4.    ^ "Minnesota Place Names - Township and Village Information" . Minnesota Historical Society. Retrieved 21 April 2011.
   5.    ^ "The City of Wyomming, Minnesota" . The City of Wyomming, Minnesota. Retrieved 2012-31-05.

External links
      City of Wyoming

  V   · T· E·                          Municipalities and communities of Chisago County, Minnesota, United States
                                                                 County seat: Center City

                         Center City · Chisago City · Harris · Lindstrom · North Branch · Rush City · Shafer ·
                Cities
                         Stacy · Taylors Falls · Wyoming ·
                         Amador · Chisago Lake · Fish Lake · Franconia · Lent · Nessel · Rushseba · Shafer ·
         Townships
                         Sunrise · Wyoming ·




  Unincorporated
                         Almelund ·
         community




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