|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Rock Springs is 23,196. Rock Springs, Wyoming is the 1,667th largest city in the US.
Rock Springs is located entirely in Sweetwater County.
The peak population of Rock Springs was in 2020, when its population was 23,481. In 2020, Rock Springs was the 1,646th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,667th largest city in the US. Rock Springs is currently 1.2% smaller than it was in 2020.
Rock Springs has grown 24.7% since the 2000. Rock Springs, Wyoming is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 65% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Rock Springs has a population density of 1,191.2 people per square mile.
|1663||Loves Park, Illinois||23,293||14.5%|
|1667||Rock Springs, Wyoming||23,196||24.7%|
|1668||Horizon City, Texas||23,162||315.3%|
|1671||Conway, South Carolina||23,119||81.3%|
|1673||Keene, New Hampshire||23,106||2.2%|
The total voting age population of Rock Springs, Wyoming, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 16,441. The voting age population is 51.1% male and 48.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.4% of the residents of Rock Springs are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Rock Springs are 92.9% White, 2.9% Two or more races, 2.1% Black, 0.8% American Indian, 0.6% Asian and 0.6% Other. Additionally, 12.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Rock Springs, 9.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.9%. On a per-household basis, 8.5% of families are below the poverty line in Rock Springs.
Among those aged 16 and older, 72.0% of Rock Springs residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.6% of Rock Springs residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 26.7% have a bachelor's degree and 10.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Rock Springs residents aged 5 and older, 8.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Rock Springs is 4.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Rock Springs, 19.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Rock Springs is $76,722.
In Rock Springs, 74.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.6% of housing units in Rock Springs.
Of all the housing units in Rock Springs, 14.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Rock Springs, 28.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 3,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Rock Springs is $878.
In Rock Springs, 86.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.