Laramie County, Wyoming
|Laramie County, Wyoming|
City/County Building at Cheyenne in 1981
Location within Wyoming
Wyoming's location within the U.S.
|Founded||January 9, 1867|
|Named for||Jacques La Ramee|
|• Total||2,688 sq mi (6,962 km2)|
|• Land||2,686 sq mi (6,957 km2)|
|• Water||1.6 sq mi (4 km2), 0.06%|
|• Density||36/sq mi (14/km2)|
|Time zone||Mountain: UTC−7/−6|
Laramie County is a county in the U.S. state of Wyoming. As of the 2010 United States Census, 91,738 people lived there. The county seat is Cheyenne, the state capital. The county lies west of the Nebraska state line and north of the Colorado state line.
History[change | change source]
Laramie County was created on January 9, 1867.
Geography[change | change source]
Bordering counties[change | change source]
Communities[change | change source]
City[change | change source]
- Cheyenne (county seat)
Towns[change | change source]
Census-designated places[change | change source]
Unincorporated communities[change | change source]
- Horse Creek
References[change | change source]
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.
- Long, John H. (2006). "Wyoming: Individual County Chronologies". Wyoming Atlas of Historical County Boundaries. The Newberry Library. Archived from the original on July 18, 2011. Retrieved September 1, 2011.
- "2010 Census Gazetteer Files". US Census Bureau. August 22, 2012. Retrieved August 18, 2015.
Other websites[change | change source]
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