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Adon, Wyoming

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Welcome to Adon ...

Adon is located in Campbell County<1>.

Adon is 3,910 feet [1,192 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Adon is ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Adon lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Adon: (307)

Communities near Adon ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adon.

  • Gillette [Campbell County]
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    • Gillette [Campbell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Adon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,220 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gillette<4>
  • Rozet [Campbell County]
  • Collins Heights [Campbell County]
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    • Collins Heights [Campbell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Adon
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  • Sleepy Hollow [Campbell County]
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    • Sleepy Hollow [Campbell County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the southwest of Adon
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sleepy Hollow have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Carlile [Crook County]
    • Moorcroft [Crook County]
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      • Moorcroft [Crook County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the southeast of Adon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,084 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moorcroft<4>
    • Antelope Valley-Crestview [Campbell County]
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      • Antelope Valley-Crestview [Campbell County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Adon
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    • Pine Haven [Crook County]
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      • Pine Haven [Crook County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Adon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 559 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pine Haven<4>
    • Devils Tower [Crook County]
    • Recluse [Campbell County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adon.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adon. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Adon.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adon. See our Newspapers Page for Adon.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adon ...

Looking for more information about Adon? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Adon, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Adon.

Adding Adon to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Adon in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Adon was on a map titled Road Map for Wyoming (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Adon on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Wyoming

About Campbell County

About Wyoming

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Campbell County:

The official website for State of Wyoming:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wyoming's counties, including Campbell, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adon) 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 Adon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AdonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5029, Longitude: -105.2280    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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