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The location of Wyoming

Welcome to Wyoming ...

The city of Wyoming is located in Jones County.

The location of Wyoming has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Wyoming has a population of 522 people<2> (see below for details).

Wyoming is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Wyoming lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Wyoming: (563)

The ZIP code for Wyoming: 52362<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wyoming had a population of 515 people. This makes Wyoming the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Wyoming represents 0.02% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 445th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 515 people, the population of Wyoming decreased 17.73% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 626 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Wyoming had an population of 522 people. This is an increase of 1.36% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.61% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Wyoming.

Communities Also Named Wyoming ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Wyoming - they are located in Delaware, Illinois, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Wyoming.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wyoming. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wyoming. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wyoming. Our list includes 5 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Wyoming:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wyoming ...

Looking for more information about Wyoming? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Wyoming, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wyoming.

Communities near Wyoming ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Maquoketa   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the East (E) of Wyoming

Located in Jackson County

Anamosa   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Wyoming

Monticello   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Wyoming

Cascade   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of Wyoming

Located in Dubuque County

Mechanicsville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Wyoming

Located in Cedar County

Clarence   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Wyoming

Located in Cedar County

Lowden   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Wyoming

Located in Cedar County

Wheatland   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Wyoming

Located in Clinton County

Olin   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Wyoming

Stanwood   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Wyoming

Located in Cedar County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Wyoming.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wyoming. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jones County:

The official website for State of Iowa:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wyoming.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wyoming - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Wyoming). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Wyoming or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wyoming) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Wyoming. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wyoming

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wyoming. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0597, Longitude: -91.0051     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wyoming have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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