Hot Springs County, Wyoming
|Hot Springs County, Wyoming|
South Fork of Owl Creek
Location within Wyoming
Wyoming's location within the U.S.
|Founded||February 21, 1911 (established)|
|Named for||Hot springs in the area|
|• Total||2,006 sq mi (5,196 km2)|
|• Land||2,004 sq mi (5,190 km2)|
|• Water||2.3 sq mi (6 km2), 0.1%|
|• Density||2.4/sq mi (0.9/km2)|
|Time zone||Mountain: UTC−7/−6|
Hot Springs County is a county in the U.S. state of Wyoming. As of the 2010 United States Census, 4,812 people lived there. Its county seat is Thermopolis. The county is named for the hot springs located in Hot Springs State Park. Hot Springs County was created on February 21, 1911.
Communities[change | change source]
Towns[change | change source]
Census-designated places[change | change source]
Unincorporated communities[change | change source]
- Grass Creek
- Wedding of the Waters
Ghost towns[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "State & County QuickFacts". US Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 6, 2011. Retrieved January 25, 2014.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved June 7, 2011.
- 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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