Casper has been experiencing a huge economic boom in the last ten years, and its economy has continued to grow. Casper’s personal income was 14th in the country among the nation’s 361 metropolitan areas per the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In 2007, HUD estimated the median family income of Natrona County to be $60,100.
The City of Casper is proud of its strong working relationships with the local building community. The development process in Casper, from site plan to certificate of occupancy, is efficient and predictable. Casper is a regional leader in Smart Growth initiatives, as is exemplified by the Old Yellowstone District, which is currently being completely revitalized using smart growth principles.
Beyond its role as a government, the City is also a major regional employer. The city is currently recruiting for seasonal, part-time, and full time positions in a number of fields.