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Welcome to The Buttes ...

The Buttes is located in Albany County<1>.

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

The Buttes is 7,400 feet [2,256 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of The Buttes is about 1½ mile [or 2¼ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for The Buttes: (307)

Communities Also Named The Buttes ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named The Buttes - it's located in Colorado.

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

Communities near The Buttes ...

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

  • Laramie [Albany County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laramie
    • Laramie [Albany County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of The Buttes
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,661 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laramie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laramie<5>
  • Tie Siding [Albany County]
  • Hermosa [Albany County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hermosa
    • Hermosa [Albany County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of The Buttes
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hermosa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hermosa
  • Sherman [Albany County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sherman
    • Sherman [Albany County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of The Buttes
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sherman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Sherman has also been known as:
    • Old Sherman
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Buford [Albany County]
    • Harmony [Albany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harmony
      • Harmony [Albany County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of The Buttes
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harmony have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harmony
    • Virginia Dale [Larimer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Virginia Dale
      • Virginia Dale [Larimer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of The Buttes
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Virginia Dale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Virginia Dale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Virginia Dale<5>
    • Wyoming Station [Albany County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wyoming Station
      • Wyoming Station [Albany County] was located 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the north of The Buttes
      • Wyoming Station has also been known as:
      • Wyoming
    • Jelm [Albany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jelm
      • Jelm [Albany County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the west of The Buttes
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jelm have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jelm
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jelm<5>
    • Woods Landing [Albany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woods Landing
      • Woods Landing [Albany County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the west of The Buttes
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woods Landing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woods Landing

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for The Buttes ...

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

Mentions & References for The Buttes

Cities, Towns and Villages of Wyoming

About Albany County

About Wyoming

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for The Buttes. 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 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 The Buttes - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- The Buttes) 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 The Buttes. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from The ButtesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in The Buttes. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1725, Longitude: -105.5675       In this case, the coordinates for The Buttes 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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