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Welcome to Diamond ...

Diamond is located in Platte County<1>.

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

Diamond is 5,670 feet [1,728 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Diamond is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

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

Communities Also Named Diamond ...

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

Beyond Wyoming, there are 39 communities that are also named Diamond - they are located in Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, British Columbia, California (3), Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri (3), Nevada, New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia (3).

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

Communities near Diamond ...

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

  • Chugwater [Platte County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chugwater
    • Chugwater [Platte County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Diamond
    • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Diamond
    • 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
  • Horse Creek [Laramie County]
  • Y-O Ranch [Platte County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Y-O Ranch
    • Y-O Ranch [Platte County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the north of Diamond
    • 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
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chugcreek [Platte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chugcreek
      • Chugcreek [Platte County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the north of Diamond
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chugcreek
    • Wheatland [Platte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheatland
      • Wheatland [Platte County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the north of Diamond
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,522 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheatland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheatland<5>
    • Westview Circle [Platte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westview Circle
      • Westview Circle [Platte County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the north of Diamond
      • 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
    • Meriden [Laramie County]
    • Cheyenne [Laramie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cheyenne
      • Cheyenne [Laramie County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<4> to the south of Diamond
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 64,742 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cheyenne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cheyenne<5>
    • Veteran [Goshen County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Diamond ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Diamond. 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 Diamond - 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- Diamond) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Diamond. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6653, Longitude: -104.9980       In this case, the coordinates for Diamond 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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