3.2% of households in Rock River received food stamps in 2017


Rock River ranked 95th in Wyoming for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

2 of 63 Rock River households (3.2 percent) received food stamps. Rock River's population reached 128 people in 2017.

The city with the largest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state was Slater, which had 14 of 24 households receiving food stamps, 55.1 percent more than Rock River. In 2017 the population of Slater was 81.

The cities with the lowest percentage of households receiving food stamps in the state were Ranchettes, Star Valley Ranch. In these cities, 0.6 percent of households received foodstamps - 2.6 percent less than Rock River.

See the cities with the highest percentage of households receiving food stamps below.

Top food stamp cities in 2017
Rank
City
Total Households
Total households receiving food stamps
Percentage of households receiving food stamps
1
Slater
24
14
58.3
2
Robertson
30
12
40
3
Ethete
375
148
39.5
4
Hartrandt
244
96
39.3
5
Arapahoe
402
152
37.8
6
Fort Washakie
512
169
33
7
Superior
102
28
27.5
8
Edgerton
91
24
26.4
9
Hill View Heights
24
6
25
10
Albin
59
14
23.7
11
Point of Rocks
40
8
20
12
East Thermopolis
171
32
18.7
13
Boulder Flats
126
21
16.7
14
Mills
1769
290
16.4
15
Glendo
108
17
15.7
16
South Greeley
1698
264
15.5
17
Opal
46
7
15.2
18
Torrington
2537
331
13
19
Hudson
164
21
12.8
20
Lingle
237
30
12.7
21
Kirby
48
6
12.5
22
Diamondville
340
42
12.4
23
Pavillion
74
9
12.2
24
Manville
33
4
12.1
25
Upton
463
55
11.9
26
Basin
479
55
11.5
27
Pinedale
607
70
11.5
28
Burns
175
20
11.4
29
Evansville
1235
141
11.4
30
Ten Sleep
123
14
11.4
31
Thayne
145
16
11
32
Riverton
4414
460
10.4
33
Casper Mountain
242
25
10.3
34
Crowheart
49
5
10.2
35
Clearmont
69
7
10.1
36
Rawlins
3384
340
10
37
Evanston
4628
460
9.9
38
Mountain View
406
40
9.9
39
Sinclair
172
17
9.9
40
Worland
2211
219
9.9
41
Lovell
909
87
9.6
42
Wheatland
1558
147
9.4
43
Osmond
107
10
9.3
44
La Grange
119
11
9.2
45
Powell
2505
228
9.1
46
Midwest
124
11
8.9
47
Frannie
46
4
8.7
48
Casper
24178
2086
8.6
49
Dixon
35
3
8.6
50
Glenrock
1067
90
8.4
51
Afton
861
71
8.2
52
Douglas
2728
223
8.2
53
Rafter J Ranch
628
50
8
54
Thermopolis
1379
110
8
55
Cheyenne
26243
1966
7.5
56
Greybull
684
51
7.5
57
Medicine Bow
167
12
7.2
58
Rock Springs
8747
609
7
59
Ranchester
384
26
6.8
60
Bar Nunn
946
63
6.7
61
Yoder
60
4
6.7
62
Newcastle
1477
96
6.5
63
Sheridan
7897
511
6.5
64
Warren AFB
466
30
6.4
65
Lander
3125
195
6.2
66
Marbleton
401
25
6.2
67
Byron
201
12
6
68
Centennial
117
7
6
69
Lusk
631
38
6
70
Lyman
679
40
5.9
71
Cody
4032
234
5.8
72
Chugwater
123
7
5.7
73
Pine Haven
214
12
5.6
74
Bear River
219
12
5.5
75
Buffalo
2135
117
5.5
76
Guernsey
476
26
5.5
77
Sundance
585
32
5.5
78
Pine Bluffs
501
27
5.4
79
Gillette
11407
594
5.2
80
Arvada
20
1
5
81
Fort Laramie
106
5
4.7
82
Moorcroft
338
15
4.4
83
Green River
4430
191
4.3
84
Laramie
13468
577
4.3
85
Manderson
46
2
4.3
86
Dayton
337
14
4.2
87
Hanna
297
12
4
88
Kemmerer
1075
43
4
89
Shoshoni
250
10
4
90
Johnstown
79
3
3.8
91
Jackson
3799
141
3.7
92
Granger
55
2
3.6
93
Lucerne
221
8
3.6
94
Vista West
381
13
3.4
95
Rock River
63
2
3.2
96
Dubois
435
13
3
97
Purple Sage
281
8
2.8
98
Wright
744
20
2.7
99
Meeteetse
160
4
2.5
100
Bairoil
49
1
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