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Fort Laramie, Wyoming
Welcome to Fort Laramie ...
A typical abbreviation for Fort Laramie: Ft. Laramie
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Fort Laramie has a population of 226 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Fort Laramie.
Fort Laramie is 4,230 feet [1,289 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Fort Laramie is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Fort Laramie lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Fort Laramie: (307)
The ZIP code for Fort Laramie: 82212<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fort Laramie had an population of 226 people. This is a decrease of 1.74% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Fort Laramie had a population of 230 people. This makes Fort Laramie the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Fort Laramie represents 0.04% of the total population of Wyoming (which has 563,626 people), making it the state's 79th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 230 people, the population of Fort Laramie decreased 5.35% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 243 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Fort Laramie.
Communities near Fort Laramie ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Fort Laramie.
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 Fort Laramie. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fort Laramie.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Fort Laramie. 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 Fort Laramie.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fort Laramie. See our Newspapers Page for Fort Laramie.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fort Laramie ...
Looking for more information about Fort Laramie? 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 Fort Laramie, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Fort Laramie.
Adding Fort Laramie to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Fort Laramie 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 Fort Laramie was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Fort Laramie on our Genealogy Page.
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This page was last modified: 30 Nov 2021