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Welcome to Binford ...

Binford is located in Albany County<1>.

Binford is 6,340 feet [1,932 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Binford is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

Binford is located in the (307) area code.

Communities Also Named Binford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Binford - they are located in Mississippi and North Dakota.

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

Communities near Binford ...

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

  • Glendo [Platte County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glendo
    • Glendo [Platte County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Binford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 208 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendo<4>
  • Esterbrook [Converse County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Esterbrook
    • Esterbrook [Converse County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Binford
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Esterbrook
  • Toltec [Albany County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Toltec
    • Toltec [Albany County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Binford
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toltec
  • Orin [Converse County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orin
    • Orin [Converse County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the north of Binford
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orin have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orin
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wendover [Platte County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wendover
      • Wendover [Platte County] was located 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the east of Binford
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wendover have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Westview Circle [Platte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westview Circle
      • Westview Circle [Platte County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the southeast of Binford
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westview Circle have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westview Circle
    • Wheatland [Platte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheatland
      • Wheatland [Platte County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Binford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,522 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheatland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheatland<4>
    • Chugcreek [Platte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chugcreek
      • Chugcreek [Platte County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Binford
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chugcreek
    • Douglas [Converse County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Douglas
      • Douglas [Converse County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the north of Binford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,375 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Douglas
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Douglas<4>
    • Y-O Ranch [Platte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Y-O Ranch
      • Y-O Ranch [Platte County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Binford
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Y-O Ranch have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Y-O Ranch

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 Binford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Binford.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Binford. 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 Binford.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Binford ...

Looking for more information about Binford? 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 Binford, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Binford.

Adding Binford to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Binford 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 Binford was on a map titled Road Map for Wyoming (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

Mentions & References for Binford

The Communities of Wyoming

About Albany County

About Wyoming

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

The official website for Albany County: www.co.albany.wy.us/

The official website for State of Wyoming: www.wyo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wyoming's counties, including Albany, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Binford - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Binford) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Binford. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BinfordOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Binford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.3348, Longitude: -105.3416    
<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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