Crook County, Wyoming

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Crook County, Wyoming
Sundancebank.jpg
Flag of Crook County, Wyoming
Flag
Location within Wyoming
Location within Wyoming
Map of the United States highlighting Wyoming
Wyoming's location within the U.S.
FoundedDecember 8, 1875 (authorized)
1888 (organized)
Named forGeorge Crook
SeatSundance
Largest townSundance
Area
 • Total2,865 sq mi (7,420 km2)
 • Land2,854 sq mi (7,392 km2)
 • Water11 sq mi (28 km2), 0.4%
Population (est.)
 • (2016)7,464
 • Density2.5/sq mi (1.0/km2)
Congressional districtAt-large
Time zoneMountain: UTC−7/−6
Websitewww.crookcounty.wy.gov
Buffalo on the range in Crook County

Crook County is a county in the northeastern part of the U.S. state of Wyoming. As of the 2010 census, 7,083 people lived there[1] which makes it the third-least populous county in Wyoming. Its county seat is Sundance.[2] It was formed on December 8, 1875.[3]

Communities[change | change source]

Towns[change | change source]

Census-designated place[change | change source]

Unincorporated communities[change | change source]

  • Aladdin
  • Alva
  • Colony
  • Devils Tower
  • Farrall
  • Moskee
  • New Haven
  • Oshoto
  • Sand Creek Crossing
  • Stroner

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.
  3. Long, John H., ed. (2004). "Wyoming: Individual County Chronologies". Wyoming Atlas of Historical County Boundaries. The Newberry Library. Retrieved August 19, 2015.

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