Wyoming Weston County Public Libraries

By | January 2, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Weston 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 Weston County.

1. Branch Library UPTON BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 722 4th St, Upton, WY 82730
Phone Number: (307) 468-2324 Weston N/A N/A

2. Library System WESTON COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM
23 West Main St, Newcastle, WY 82701
Phone Number: (307) 746-2206 Weston 57,022 40,713

3. Central Library WESTON COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM
23 West Main St, Newcastle, WY 82701
Phone Number: (307) 746-2206 Weston N/A N/A

Overview of Weston County, Wyoming

Weston County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. Its county seat is Newcastle.

History

Weston County was organized in 1890.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 6,216 km² (2,400 mi²). 6,210 km² (2,398 mi²) of it is land and 6 km² (2 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.09% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 6,644 people, 2,624 households, and 1,868 families residing in the county. The population density is 1/km² (3/mi²). There are 3,231 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (1/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 95.94% White, 0.12% Black or African American, 1.26% Native American, 0.20% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.93% from other races, and 1.54% from two or more races. 2.06% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 2,624 households out of which 31.10% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.40% are married couples living together, 7.30% have a female householder with no husband present, and 28.80% are non-families. 25.00% of all households are made up of individuals and 11.50% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.42 and the average family size is 2.88.

In the county the population is spread out with 24.10% under the age of 18, 7.40% from 18 to 24, 26.30% from 25 to 44, 26.70% from 45 to 64, and 15.60% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 41 years. For every 100 females there are 103.10 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 103.80 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $32,348, and the median income for a family is $40,472. Males have a median income of $34,321 versus $18,640 for females. The per capita income for the county is $17,366. 9.90% of the population and 6.30% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 11.30% of those under the age of 18 and 13.60% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Four Corners
  • Hill View Heights
  • Newcastle
  • Osage
  • Upton