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Welcome to Encampment ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Encampment has a population of 426 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Encampment.
Encampment is 7,320 feet [2,231 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Encampment is about 1½ mile [or ~2¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Encampment lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Encampment lies within the (307) area code.
The ZIP code for Encampment: 82325<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Encampment had an population of 426 people. This is a decrease of 5.33% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.62% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Encampment had a population of 450 people. This makes Encampment the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Encampment represents 0.08% of the population of Wyoming (which has 563,626 people), making it the state's 61st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 450 people, the population of Encampment increased 1.81% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 442 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Encampment.
Adding Encampment to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Encampment in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Encampment was on a map titled Map of Idaho, Montana and Wyoming (from Rand McNally, 1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Encampment on our Genealogy Page.
Communities near Encampment ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Encampment.
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 Encampment. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Encampment.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Encampment. 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 Encampment.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Encampment. See our Newspapers Page for Encampment.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Encampment ...
Looking for more information about Encampment? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Encampment, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Encampment.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Encampment. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Wyoming: www.wyo.gov/
This page was last modified: 11 Oct 2021