Carbon County, Wyoming

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Carbon County, Wyoming
Carbon County Courthouse Wyoming 5-3-2014.jpg
Carbon County Courthouse in Rawlins
Flag of Carbon County, Wyoming
Flag
Location within Wyoming
Location within Wyoming
Map of the United States highlighting Wyoming
Wyoming's location within the U.S.
FoundedDecember 16, 1868
Named forCoal deposits
SeatRawlins
Largest cityRawlins
Area
 • Total7,964 sq mi (20,627 km2)
 • Land7,898 sq mi (20,456 km2)
 • Water66 sq mi (171 km2), 0.8%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)15,618
 • Density2.0/sq mi (0.8/km2)
Congressional districtAt-large
Time zoneMountain: UTC−7/−6
Websitewww.carbonwy.com

Carbon County is a county in the U.S. state of Wyoming. As of the 2010 census, 15,885 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Rawlins.[2] Its south border abuts the north line of Colorado. The county was formed in 1868.

Communities[change | change source]

City[change | change source]

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Census-designated places[change | change source]

Unincorporated communities[change | change source]

  • Leo
  • McFadden
  • Muddy Gap
  • Savery
  • Walcott
  • Woodedge

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". US Census Bureau. Retrieved January 25, 2014.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved June 7, 2011.

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