Fremont County, Wyoming

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Fremont County
Fremont County Courthouse in Lander
Fremont County Courthouse in Lander
Map of Wyoming highlighting Fremont County
Location within the U.S. state of Wyoming
Map of the United States highlighting Wyoming
Wyoming's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 43°02′N 108°38′W / 43.03°N 108.63°W / 43.03; -108.63
Country United States
State Wyoming
FoundedMarch 5, 1884
Named forJohn C. Frémont
Largest cityRiverton
 • Total9,266 sq mi (24,000 km2)
 • Land9,184 sq mi (23,790 km2)
 • Water82 sq mi (210 km2)  0.9%
 • Total39,234
 • Density4.2/sq mi (1.6/km2)
Time zoneUTC−7 (Mountain)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−6 (MDT)
Congressional districtAt-large
John Charles Fremont, namesake of Fremont County, Wyoming

Fremont County is a county in the U.S. state of Wyoming. In the 2020 census, 39,234 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Lander.[2] The county was formed in 1884. It is named for John C. Frémont, a general, explorer, and politician. It is about the size of the state of Vermont.

Fremont County includes the Riverton, Wyoming Micropolitan Statistical Area.

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  1. "QuickFacts: Fremont County, Wyoming". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 21, 2024.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.

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