Wyoming Carbon County Public Libraries

By | January 2, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Carbon County, Wyoming. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Wyoming Carbon County.

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1. Library System CARBON COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM
215 West Buffalo, Rawlins, WY 82301
Phone Number: (307) 328-2618 Carbon 89,828 50,768

2. Central Library CARBON COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM
215 W Buffalo St, Rawlins, WY 82301
Phone Number: (307) 328-2618 Carbon N/A N/A

3. Branch Library ELK MOUNTAIN BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 105 Bridge St, Elk Mountain, WY 82324
Phone Number: (307) 348-7421 Carbon N/A N/A

4. Branch Library ENCAMPMENT BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 202 Rankin Ave, Encampment, WY 82325
Phone Number: (307) 327-5561 Carbon N/A N/A

5. Branch Library HANNA BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 303 3rd St, Hanna, WY 82327
Phone Number: (307) 325-9357 Carbon N/A N/A

6. Branch Library LITTLE SNAKE RIVER VALLEY
105 2nd St, Baggs, WY 82321
Phone Number: (307) 383-7323 Carbon N/A N/A

7. Branch Library MEDICINE BOW BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 302 Sage St, Medicine Bow, WY 82329
Phone Number: (307) 379-8893 Carbon N/A N/A

8. Branch Library SARATOGA BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 503 W Elm St, Saratoga, WY 82331
Phone Number: (307) 326-8209 Carbon N/A N/A

9. Branch Library SINCLAIR BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 7th & Lincoln Ave, Sinclair, WY 82334
Phone Number: (307) 324-6231 Carbon N/A N/A

Overview of Carbon County, Wyoming

Carbon County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. As of 2000, the population is 15,639. Its county seat is Rawlins.

History

Carbon County was organized in 1868.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 20,627 km² (7,964 mi²). 20,451 km² (7,896 mi²) of it is land and 176 km² (68 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.85% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 15,639 people, 6,129 households, and 4,130 families residing in the county. The population density is 1/km² (2/mi²). There are 8,307 housing units at an average density of 0/km² (1/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 90.11% White, 0.67% Black or African American, 1.27% Native American, 0.67% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 5.17% from other races, and 2.05% from two or more races. 13.83% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 6,129 households out of which 31.20% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.10% are married couples living together, 8.30% have a female householder with no husband present, and 32.60% are non-families. 27.50% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.60% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.39 and the average family size is 2.91.

In the county the population is spread out with 24.10% under the age of 18, 8.60% from 18 to 24, 28.40% from 25 to 44, 26.70% from 45 to 64, and 12.30% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 39 years. For every 100 females there are 115.30 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 118.10 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $36,060, and the median income for a family is $41,991. Males have a median income of $31,603 versus $21,451 for females. The per capita income for the county is $18,375. 12.90% of the population and 9.80% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 16.60% of those under the age of 18 and 14.80% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Baggs
  • Dixon
  • Elk Mountain
  • Grand Encampment
  • Hanna
  • Medicine Bow
  • Rawlins
  • Riverside
  • Saratoga
  • Sinclair