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Welcome to Buck Place ...

Buck Place is located in Converse County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Buck Place: Buck Pl. (or less commonly used: Buck Plc.)

Buck Place is 7,240 feet [2,207 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Buck Place is about 1¼ mile [or ~2¼ km] above sea level.

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

Buck Place lies within the (307) area code.

Communities near Buck Place ...

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

  • Glenrock [Converse County]
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    • Glenrock [Converse County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Buck Place
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,567 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenrock<5>
  • Meadow Acres [Natrona County]
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    • Meadow Acres [Natrona County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Buck Place
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Toltec [Albany County]
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    • Toltec [Albany County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Buck Place
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  • Casper Mountain [Natrona County]
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    • Casper Mountain [Natrona County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the northwest of Buck Place
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Casper Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rolling Hills [Converse County]
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      • Rolling Hills [Converse County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the north of Buck Place
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 420 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rolling Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Brookhurst [Natrona County]
    • Allendale [Natrona County]
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      • Allendale [Natrona County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the northwest of Buck Place
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    • Evansville [Natrona County]
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      • Evansville [Natrona County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Buck Place
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,004 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Evansville<5>
    • Casper [Natrona County]
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      • Casper [Natrona County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Buck Place
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,498 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Casper<5>
    • Mills [Natrona County]
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      • Mills [Natrona County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Buck Place
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,077 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mills
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mills<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Buck Place ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Wyoming

About Converse County

About Wyoming

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Converse County: www.conversecounty.org/

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 Converse, 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 Buck Place - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Buck Place) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Buck Place. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5750, Longitude: -105.9208       In this case, the coordinates for Buck Place 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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