Periods of recession and economic boom are key factors on the overall wealth of a state. The typical American family earned $53,657 in 2014, while in Wyoming, the median family income was $72,460. Wyoming’s household income is well above the national average. This is a compilation of the richest cities, or maybe I should say almost-cities, also known as census designated areas. Certain areas of the state have seen a lot of growth over the last decade so some of these may surprise you. Here are 12 of the richest areas in Wyoming based on data from USA.com.
The smaller the area, the richer it is! Looks like there is a lot of wealth in Natrona County. Which of these areas surprises you the most?
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