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Welcome to Dwyer Junction ...

Dwyer Junction is located in Platte County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Dwyer Junction: Dwyer Jct. (or less commonly used: Dwyer Jctn.)

Dwyer Junction is 4,880 feet [1,487 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Dwyer Junction is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you leave Dwyer Junction and travel east, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Dwyer Junction is located in the (307) area code.

Communities near Dwyer Junction ...

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

  • Wheatland [Platte County]
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    • Wheatland [Platte County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Dwyer Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,522 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheatland<5>
  • Guernsey [Platte County]
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    • Guernsey [Platte County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Dwyer Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,143 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guernsey
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guernsey<5>
  • Glendo [Platte County]
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    • Glendo [Platte County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Dwyer Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 208 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendo<5>
  • Hartville [Platte County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartville
    • Hartville [Platte County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Dwyer Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 60 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wendover [Platte County] - Historic
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      • Wendover [Platte County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Dwyer Junction
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wendover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Westview Circle [Platte County]
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      • Westview Circle [Platte County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Dwyer Junction
      • 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.
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    • Chugcreek [Platte County]
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      • Chugcreek [Platte County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Dwyer Junction
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    • Y-O Ranch [Platte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Y-O Ranch
      • Y-O Ranch [Platte County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Dwyer Junction
      • 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.
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    • Sunrise [Platte County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunrise
      • Sunrise [Platte County] was located 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Dwyer Junction
    • Binford [Albany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Binford
      • Binford [Albany County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Dwyer Junction
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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 Dwyer Junction. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dwyer Junction.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dwyer Junction ...

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

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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 Dwyer Junction - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dwyer Junction) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dwyer Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2347, Longitude: -104.9950       In this case, the coordinates for Dwyer Junction 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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