Cody is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wyoming. With a population of 9,788 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Cody is the 11th largest community in Wyoming.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Cody is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cody is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cody who work in office and administrative support (11.58%), food service (8.87%), and healthcare (7.12%).
One of the benefits of Cody is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 13.63 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small city, Cody doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Cody are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 37.52% of adults in Cody have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cody in 2018 was $31,881, which is upper middle income relative to Wyoming and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $127,524 for a family of four. However, Cody contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Cody home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cody residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cody include German, Irish, English, Norwegian, and Danish.
The most common language spoken in Cody is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.