Casper Tourism, Wyoming

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Casper (Lakota: Pahášaša Otȟúŋwahe; "Red Hill City") is a city in and the county seat of Natrona County, Wyoming, United States. Casper is the second-largest city in Wyoming, according to the 2010 census, with a population of 55,316. Only Cheyenne, the state capital, is larger. Casper is nicknamed "The Oil City" and has a long history of oil boomtown and cowboy culture, dating back to the development of the nearby Salt Creek Oil Field. In 2010, Casper was named the highest-ranked family-friendly small city in the West, and ranked eighth overall in the nation in Forbes magazine's list of "the best small cities to raise a family". Casper is located in east-central Wyoming at the foot of Casper Mountain, the north end of the Laramie Mountain Range, along the North Platte River.

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Facts and Stats for Casper*

  • Pollution Statistics in Casper

    Know the pollution level of Casper before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Casper: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Casper for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Casper.

    • Burglary and Theft 40 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 15 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 15 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 55 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 15 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 65 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 80 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 15 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 40 (Moderate)
  • Living in Casper - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 69.84 (High)
    • Pollution Index 18.1 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 7 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Casper

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Casper

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 40 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 80 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 43.33 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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