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About Cheyenne (Click for our profile page)

Located in: Laramie County (see below)

Time Zone: Cheyenne lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT)

Telephone Area Code: (307)

ZIP Codes: 82001-82003, 82005-82010<1>

Elevation: 6,070 feet [1,850.14 m] above sea level<2>

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Cheyenne)

Population

YearPopulation
2019 Est:<3>     64,459   (8.4% increase since 2010)  
2010:     59,466   (12.18% increase since 2000)
2000:     53,011

Total Area:<4>   24.63 sq. miles [63.8 km²]

Housing Units:<5>   27,283

Official Website: www.cheyennecity.org/

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<6>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen the following reference point for Cheyenne:

Lat:   41.133400°   (or 41°8'0" N)

Lon:   -104.813600°   (or -104°48'48" W)

USGS Topo Map:   Cheyenne North<7>

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Cheyenne

GNIS ID:   2409445

FIPS State / Place Code:   56 / 13900

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Cheyenne)


About Laramie County

The city of Cheyenne is the County Seat for Laramie County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Laramie)

Population

YearPopulation
2019 Est:     99,865   (8.86% increase since 2010)  
2010     91,738   (12.41% increase since 2000)
2000:     81,607

Total Area:   2,687 sq. miles [6,960.8 km²]

Housing Units:   40,462

Official Website:   www.webgate.co.laramie.wy.us/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Laramie

GNIS ID:   1605075

FIPS State / County Code:   56 / 021

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Cheyenne)


About Wyoming

From the US Census

Population

YearPopulation
2019 Est:     580,116   (2.93% increase since 2010)  
2010:     563,626   (14.14% increase since 2000)
2000:     493,782

Websites for State of Wyoming

Official Website:   www.wyo.gov/

Tourism:   https://www.travelwyoming.com/

Parks:   https://www.travelwyoming.com/national-parks

Fishing:   https://wgfd.wyo.gov/Fishing-and-Boating/Places-to-Fish-in-Wyoming/

Hunting:   https://wgfd.wyo.gov/hunting

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Wyoming

GNIS ID:   1779807

FIPS State:   56

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Cheyenne)

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The official website for Cheyenne: www.cheyennecity.org/

The official website for Laramie County: www.webgate.co.laramie.wy.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Cheyenne). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Cheyenne or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Cheyenne includes: 82001, 82002, 82005, 82006, 82007, 82008, 82009 & 82010.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cheyenne - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2019.
<4>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Cheyenne. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.
<5>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).
<6>Longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Cheyenne, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.
<7>Name of the USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Cheyenne.




 

 

 


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