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Wyoming business climate, manufacturer incentives, and advantages of WY communities

Relocate or Expand to Wyoming - U.S. Industrial Expansion & Relocation Guide for Manufacturing Companies - Learn more about the Wyoming business climate, manufacturer incentives, and advantages of WY communities. Helping decision makers at U.S. manufacturing establishments find new locations to relocate or expand.
Wyoming Business Data*


Population: 544,270
Total Labor Force: 308,500
Unemployment Rate: 4.3%
Number of Manufacturers: 797
Manufacturing Jobs: 14,500
Right to Work: Yes
Unemp. Ins. Tax: 0.67–10.0%
Corporate Income Tax:

Sales Tax:

Property Tax:
“Taxable Value” means a percent of the fair market value of property in a particular class as follows: (A) Gross Prod. of minerals and mine prods. (100%); (B) Property used for industrial purposes (11.5%); (C) All other property, real & personal (9.5%)

Leading Manufacturing Industries:
(by % of total manufacturing employment)
25% Industrial machinery and equipment
12% Chemicals and allied products
11% Stone, clay and glass products
9% Printing and publishing
8% Petroleum and coal products

Largest Manufacturing Establishments:
(by number of employees)
Thunder Basin Coal Co. (Wright) - 1,500
Peabody Powder River Operations, LLC (Wright) - 1,200
FMC Corp., Alkali Chemicals Div. (Green River) - 700
Halliburton Energy Services, Inc. (Rock Springs) - 700
Alpha Coal West, Inc. (Gillette) - 650
Counties with the Most Manufacturing Jobs:
Campbell - 9,833
Sweetwater - 6,973
Natrona - 6,883
Laramie - 2,034
Fremont - 1,432

Cities with the Most Manufacturing Jobs:
Gillette - 6,532
Casper - 5,335
Wright - 3,295
Rock Springs - 3,206
Green River - 2,483

Manufacturing Related Business Incentives:
• Business Ready Community Grant & Loan Program
• Industrial Development Revenue Bonds
• Wyoming Partnership Challenge Loan Programs
• Workforce Training Grants
• Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program
• Training Programs

Economic development agencies, chambers of commerce, and other organizations and businesses to help with your relocation or expansion:

Campbell County Chamber of Commerce
Offering a variety of tools & resources.
314 S. Gillette Ave., Gillette, WY 82716 (Map & Aerial View)
(307) 682-3673

Uinta County Economic Development Commision
Uinta County, WY Economic Development Commission supports and fosters economic development in Uinta County.
225 9th St., Evanston, WY 82930 (Map & Aerial View)
(307) 783-0378

Looking to reach Wyoming manufacturers? Access the Wyoming Manufacturers Database compiled by MNI.

*Manufacturing stats updated on 3/18/2014. All other stats updated on 2/12/2013. Listings updated on 4/24/2014.

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