Torrington is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wyoming. With a population of 6,624 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Torrington is the 14th largest community in Wyoming.
Unlike some cities, Torrington isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Torrington are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Torrington is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Torrington who work in food service (9.43%), healthcare (8.24%), and office and administrative support (8.07%).
One of the benefits of Torrington is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 13.31 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.
Being a small city, Torrington does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Torrington citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.50% of adults in Torrington have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Torrington in 2018 was $26,575, which is lower middle income relative to Wyoming, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $106,300 for a family of four. However, Torrington contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Torrington is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Torrington home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Torrington residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Torrington also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.32% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Torrington include German, English, Irish, Norwegian, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Torrington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.