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Welcome to Bordeaux ...

Bordeaux is located in Platte County<1>.

The location of Bordeaux has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Bordeaux is 4,860 feet [1,481 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Bordeaux is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel east from Bordeaux (for example, toward Henry (NE)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Bordeaux is within the boundaries of the (307) area code.

Communities Also Named Bordeaux ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Wyoming communities named Bordeaux: This one is located in Platte County and the other is located in Laramie County.

Beyond Wyoming, there are 10 communities that are also named Bordeaux - they are located in Nebraska, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Quebec, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Bordeaux ...

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

  • Wheatland [Platte County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheatland
    • Wheatland [Platte County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Bordeaux
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,522 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheatland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheatland<5>
  • Chugwater [Platte County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chugwater
    • Chugwater [Platte County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Bordeaux
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 203 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chugwater
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chugwater<5>
  • Slater [Platte County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slater
    • Slater [Platte County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Bordeaux
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slater
  • Chugcreek [Platte County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chugcreek
    • Chugcreek [Platte County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Bordeaux
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chugcreek
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Y-O Ranch [Platte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Y-O Ranch
      • Y-O Ranch [Platte County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Bordeaux
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Y-O Ranch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Y-O Ranch
    • Westview Circle [Platte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westview Circle
      • Westview Circle [Platte County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Bordeaux
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westview Circle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westview Circle
    • Guernsey [Platte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guernsey
      • Guernsey [Platte County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the north of Bordeaux
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,143 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guernsey
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guernsey<5>
    • Veteran [Goshen County]
    • Fort Laramie [Goshen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Laramie
      • Fort Laramie [Goshen County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the northeast of Bordeaux
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 229 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Laramie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Laramie<5>
    • Wendover [Platte County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wendover
      • Wendover [Platte County] was located 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the north of Bordeaux
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wendover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bordeaux ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Wyoming

About Platte County

About Wyoming

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Platte, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bordeaux - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 from Point A (ie- Bordeaux) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bordeaux. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9361, Longitude: -104.8447       In this case, the coordinates for Bordeaux have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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