Casper, Wyoming is the second largest metropolitan area in the state of Wyoming. It is centrally located in the western region with excellent transportation options (Interstate, highways, rail or air) in any direction to access any of the six boarding states; Montana, South Dakota, Nebraska, Colorado, Utah and Idaho.
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Many industries and employers in Casper and Natrona County find the area an ideal place to build and grow a business. The Casper area has numerous business parks, a friendly tax base, and an even friendlier community. On top of that, Casper’s workforce is well educated. Over 32 percent of the population has a college degree.
Furthermore, Casper has a diverse economic base. This area is not dependent on any single sector but has a strong core of businesses in a variety of industries. Below is a list of the top industries in Natrona County as well as a list of the top employers.
Top Industries by Total Employees
Total Jobs by Occupation
Governments & School Districts Excluded
Wyoming Medical Center – 1,540
Walmart Supercenter – 400
Wyoming Machinery – 350
Mountain View Regional Hospital – 220
Westech Wotco – 220
Parkway Plaza Hotel & Convention – 193
Casper Star-Tribune – 171
Eighty-Eight Oil LLC – 165
Hilltop National Bank Inc – 165
Poplar Living Center – 154
Halliburton Sperry Drilling – 140
Nalco Fab-Tech LLC – 140
Wyoming Behavioral Institute – 140
Halliburton Energy Services – 135
Life Care Center Of Casper – 132
Source: Wyoming Business Council
Casper, WY Income and Careers
As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Casper is $30,624, which is about the same as the state average of $29,381 and is higher than the national average of $28,555. Casper median household income is $57,511, which has grown by 57.28% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 53.73% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Casper residents spend 16.0 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the state average of 17.3 minutes and is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.
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