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Welcome to Ferguson Corner ...

Ferguson Corner is located in Platte County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Ferguson Corner: Ferguson Cor. (or less commonly used: Ferguson Crn.)

Ferguson Corner is 5,090 feet [1,551 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Ferguson Corner is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel east from Ferguson Corner (for example, toward Henry (NE)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Ferguson Corner is located in the (307) area code.

Communities near Ferguson Corner ...

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

  • Wheatland [Platte County]
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    • Wheatland [Platte County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Ferguson Corner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,522 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheatland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheatland<5>
  • Chugwater [Platte County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chugwater
    • Chugwater [Platte County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Ferguson Corner
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 203 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chugwater
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chugwater<5>
  • Y-O Ranch [Platte County]
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    • Y-O Ranch [Platte County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Ferguson Corner
    • 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
  • Chugcreek [Platte County]
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    • Chugcreek [Platte County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Ferguson Corner
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Westview Circle [Platte County]
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      • Westview Circle [Platte County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Ferguson Corner
      • 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
    • Slater [Platte County]
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      • Slater [Platte County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Ferguson Corner
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Guernsey [Platte County]
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      • Guernsey [Platte County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Ferguson Corner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,143 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guernsey<5>
    • Wendover [Platte County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wendover
      • Wendover [Platte County] was located 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the north of Ferguson Corner
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wendover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Hartville [Platte County]
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      • Hartville [Platte County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Ferguson Corner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 60 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartville<5>
    • Fort Laramie [Goshen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Laramie
      • Fort Laramie [Goshen County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Ferguson Corner
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 229 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Laramie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Laramie<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ferguson Corner ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ferguson Corner. 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 Ferguson Corner - 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- Ferguson Corner) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ferguson Corner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9589, Longitude: -104.9822       In this case, the coordinates for Ferguson Corner 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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