Wyoming Lottery Results
Latest Wyoming lottery results for POWERBALL ✔, MEGA MILLIONS ✔, LUCKY FOR LIFE WY ✔, COWBOY DRAW ✔, 2 BY 2 WY ✔. Find all the information about lotteries in Wyoming. Check your ticket or search past draws if you won the jackpot.
Wyoming Winning Numbers
Wyoming Lottery Games
Founded in July 2013, the Wyoming Lottery, branded as WyoLotto, is one of the newest state lotteries in the United States. It primarily offers multi-jurisdictional games alongside a single local draw.
Wyoming Lottery proceeds are paid into the State Fund and then distributed to towns and counties across Wyoming, followed by distribution to various projects for the benefit of local residents.
Powerball is a world-famous lottery renowned for its long odds and often lucrative jackpots.
Powerball tickets cost $2.00, with players choosing five numbers between 1 and 69 plus a Powerball number between 1 and 26. Players can choose their numbers manually or go for a Quick Pick. A Power Play option is also available, costing $1.00 for the chance to multiply non-jackpot prizes by up to 10 times.
Players can add Double Play to their ticket for an additional $1.00 using the same set of chosen numbers, for an extra draw with a $10 million jackpot.
Mega Millions is another world-renowned lottery that's even harder to win than Powerball, but with a very similar format.
As with Powerball, tickets cost $2.00.
Players must choose five numbers between 1 and 70 and a Mega Ball number between 1 and 25, with Quick Pick also available for those wishing to play with random selections. Mega Millions has an additional Megaplier option for $1.00 for the chance to multiply non-jackpot prizes by up to 10 times.
Lucky for Life
Lucky for Life is a popular lottery game played across 23 states and the District of Columbia, giving players the chance to win $1,000 a day (paid out as $365,000 annually) for the rest of their lives, or the option to take home a lump sum of $5.75 million.
Tickets cost $2.00, with players choosing five main numbers from 1 to 48 and a Lucky Ball number between 1 and 18. Quick Pick is also available for those who prefer to play with random selections.
Cowboy Draw is a popular lottery game that costs $5.00 for two entries.
Players need to choose five numbers between 1 and 45 or can go for a Quick Pick to enter with random selections.
2by2 is a popular multi-jurisdictional lottery available in Idaho, Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota and Wyoming. Entry costs just $1.00.
Participants choose two sets of two numbers between 1 and 26, to win the jackpot by matching both sets of numbers. Players can choose the same numbers every time if they wish, with a Quick Pick option available for randomly chosen selections.
Wyoming Lottery Game Schedule
The table below provides an overview of the schedule for each Wyoming lottery game.
|Lucky for Life||20:38||20:38||20:38||20:38||20:38||20:38||20:38|
Wyoming Lottery Odds and Jackpots
Although 2by2 has the best odds, the most lucrative jackpots can be obtained through Mega Millions, Powerball and Lucky for Life.
|Lottery Game||Winning Odds||Minimum Jackpot|
|Mega Millions||1 in 302,575,350||$40 million|
|Powerball||1 in 292,201,338||$40 million|
|Lucky for Life||1 in 30,821,472|| $1,000 a day for life
($5.75 million if players take the lump-sum option)
|Cowboy Draw||1 in 1,221,759||$250,000|
|2by2||1 in 105,625||$22,000|
Wyoming Lottery Advance Play Options
All Wyoming Lottery games have Advance Play options, with the number of draws that can be entered at once being highlighted in the table below.
|Lottery Game||No. of Advance Draws Players Can Enter|
|Lucky for Life||Up to 20|
|Cowboy Draw||Up to 20|
|Powerball||Up to 20|
|Mega Millions||Up to 20|
|2by2||Up to 42|
Wyoming Lottery Scratch-Offs
As of December 2021, scratch-offs are not available in Wyoming due to legislation that prohibits their sale.
Wyoming Lottery Tax Information
The tables below highlight taxes payable on Wyoming Lottery prizes.
Wyoming Lottery Taxes for all prize winners amount to 24% on prizes over $5,000, as detailed below.
|Over $5,000||Federal Taxes||24%|
Depending on player residency and financial conditions, players may be liable for an additional 14% in taxes. The Wyoming Lottery withholds 24% in federal tax, with players being responsible for further tax declarations (up to 14%) after this.
How to Claim Wyoming Lottery Payouts
There are multiple ways that winnings can be collected in Wyoming.
Prizes of $600 or less can be claimed:
- At Wyoming Lottery Retailers
- At Wyoming Lottery Headquarters
- By mail
Prizes exceeding $600 can be claimed:
- At Wyoming Lottery Headquarters
- By mail
All prizes exceeding $600, including any prizes claimed by mail, require a signed winning lottery ticket, a copy of the claimant's drivers license or a state or federal-issued photo ID, a copy of the claimant's social security card and a completed Winner Claim Form .
How to Contact the Wyoming Lottery
|Operator||Games||Official Website||Main Address||Local Tel. No.|
| Wyoming Lottery
Lucky for Life
|https://wyolotto.com/|| 1620 Central Avenue, Suite 100,
Can I buy Wyoming Lottery tickets online?
No, tickets are only sold at authorized Wyoming Lottery retailers.
How much tax is paid on Wyoming Lottery winnings?
Taxation on Wyoming Lottery winnings depends on player residency and citizenship. Wyoming is one of a handful of states that does not levy state taxes on lottery winnings.
For all prize winners, 24% federal tax is levied on all Wyoming Lottery prizes over $5,000.
Players may also be liable for an additional 14% tax, depending on residency and income status.
How do Wyoming Lottery winners get paid?
Some Wyoming lottery games pay in regular installments or lump sums, while others pay out lump sums only.
How long does it take to receive Wyoming Lottery winnings?
All prizes claimed in person at Wyoming Lottery Retailers and Wyoming Lottery Headquarters are typically paid out the same day.
All prizes claimed by mail will be processed in the order received. Even though the Wyoming Lottery does not set out a specific timeline for payouts, players can expect to wait up to a month for winnings.
How is the $1,000 a day Lucky for Life jackpot paid out?
Players who win the Lucky for Life jackpot will receive annual payments of $365,000 for the rest of their lives, or a lump sum of $5.75 million.
If there are multiple Lucky for Life jackpot winners, a lump sum of $5.75 million will be split equally between them.
Lucky for Life annuity payouts are guaranteed for a minimum of 20 years, so if the winner dies before receiving 20 years of payouts, the remaining payments will go to their estate.