Cheyenne Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Cheyenne is 65,048. 25.41% is under 18, while 16.66% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 5.35% of the population was five years old or younger, 25.41% were 18 years or younger and 28.19% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 51.87% female and 48.13% male.

Cheyenne Housing

According to the US Census, Cheyenne has 29,060 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Cheyenne was 98.85%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $276,100

Cheyenne Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Some Other Race Alone constitute 83.84% of Cheyenne's population. Residents of the city who were Black Or African American Alone, made up 2.70% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Asian Alone, constituting 1.51% of the city's population and American Indian And Alaska Native Alone at 1.19%

White Alone79.42%
Some Other Race Alone4.42%
Black Or African American Alone2.70%
Asian Alone1.51%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone1.19%
White Black Or African American1.10%

Average Income in Cheyenne

The median household income in Cheyenne is $60,893. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $60,893.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $80,771 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $91,584.

A closer examination of the income groups of Cheyenne households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $100,000 and $149,999 (18.4%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (3.1%). 3.7% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$91,584
Nonfamily households$37,389