Niobrara County, Wyoming
|Niobrara County, Wyoming|
Stagecoach Museum in Lusk.
Location within Wyoming
Wyoming's location within the U.S.
|Founded||February 21, 1911 (authorized)|
|Named for||Niobrara River|
|• Total||2,628 sq mi (6,806 km2)|
|• Land||2,626 sq mi (6,801 km2)|
|• Water||1.9 sq mi (5 km2), 0.07%|
|• Density||0.9/sq mi (0.3/km2)|
|Time zone||Mountain: UTC−7/−6|
Niobrara County is a county in the U.S. state of Wyoming. As of the 2010 United States Census, 2,484 people lived there. Its county seat is Lusk. Its eastern boundary abuts the west lines of the states of Nebraska and South Dakota.
History[change | change source]
Niobrara County was created on February 21, 1911.
Geography[change | change source]
Bordering counties[change | change source]
Communities[change | change source]
Towns[change | change source]
Census-designated place[change | change source]
Unincorporated communities[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. 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.
- Urbanek, Mae (1988). Wyoming Place Names. Missoula MT: Mountain Press Pub. Co. ISBN 0-87842-204-8.
- "2010 Census Gazetteer Files". US Census Bureau. August 22, 2012. Retrieved August 18, 2015.
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