With a 16.3% increase projected through 2022, Cheyenne is a growing city with a population of more than 63,000 (as of 2014). Since 2000, the population has grown by 26.65%, but the unemployment rate continues to be low, averaging 4.4% vs. the U.S. average of 5.2%. The capital of Wyoming, Cheyenne is a diverse community that is 76% white and 24% Hispanic and other races, including African Americans, Asian Americans and Native Americans.
Why You Should Make Cheyenne Your Home
Engineering and information technology jobs are projected to have higher than average growth, adding high wage positions to an already robust economy. Healthcare and education jobs are also anticipated to grow along with the community.
With a median household income of almost $55,000 and a median home cost less than $200,000, homeownership is an attainable dream for most in Cheyenne. And homeowners have reaped the benefits of a growing community, with values increasing by 20%+ in the last decade.
Cheyenne residents enjoy low crime rates, a lower than average cost of living, and a quick average commute time of 13 minutes. Easy access to outdoor recreation plus the amenities of a lively town make Cheyenne an exciting choice for many area millennials as well as families.
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