GO
Loading...

Enter multiple symbols separated by commas

America's Top States For Business 2012

#10 Wyoming

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
Purestock | Getty Images
Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
Category
Score
2012 Rank
2011 Rank
Cost of Doing Business 243 10 34
Workforce 202 20 11
Quality of Life 244 9 4
Infrastructure & Transportation 179 26 38
Economy 233 1 2
Education 143 11 18
Technology & Innovation 48 48 50
Business Friendliness 121 20 21
Access to Capital 32 35 35
Cost of Living 24 27 27
OVERALL 1469 10 21

ECONOMIC PROFILE

Governor: Matt Mead (R)

Population: 568,158

GDP (per capita): $55,516

Number of S&P companies: 0

Top corporate tax rate: None

Top individual tax rate: None

Gasoline taxes/fees: 14.0 cents

Bond Rating/Outlook: No G.O. rating/No outlook

SAT scores (average): 1692/2400

Degree Granting Institutions (colleges/universities): 11

Sources: Census Bureau (2011), Standard & Poor's (2012), Tax Foundation (2012), American Petroleum Institute (2012), Bureau Labor Statistics (2011), National Center For Education Statistics (2011), Moody's (2012), CNBC

Top States For Business 2012

Top States For Business 2013

Top States For Business 2011