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Cheyenne Population within City limits 64,521


County Population 98,782


Average Commute Time 14 Minutes


Proximity to major population centers
500,000 45 mi south (Ft. Collins & Greeley, CO)
2,500,000 90 mi south (Metro Denver & Boulder, CO)


Education Laramie County Community College located in Cheyenne, with 10 Colleges/Universities located within 50 miles of Cheyenne Student population of over 55,000


Unemployment Rate 3.5%


Climate Semi-arid


Elevation 6,100 ft


Sewer Rates for All Users Per 1,000 gallons: $4.9(2019)

Tax Rates
Individual Income Tax 0%
Personal Income Tax 0%
Corporate Income Tax 0%
Sales Tax 0%
Manufacutring Equipment Sales Tax 0%

Sales Tax 6% (State 4% – County 2%)


Water Rates for Commercial/Industrial Users Per 1,000 gallons: $4.93 (2019) 


Recent Locations to Cheyenne National Center for Atmospheric Research Supercomputing Center, Microsoft Data Center, Wal-Mart Regional Distribution Center, Searing Industries


Shovel Ready Sites:
North Range Business Park – West Interstate 80 PUD with Technology Emphasis
Cheyenne Business Parkway – East Interstate 80 Heavy Industrial
Swan Ranch – South Interstate 25 PUD with Industrial Emphasis (rail)
Niobrara Energy Park Light Industrial
Campstool Business Park Heavy Industrial


Workforce Development Training Up to $4,000 per year for new position Up to $2,000 per year for existing employees