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Welcome to Garrett ...

Garrett is located in Albany County<1>.

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

Garrett is 6,780 feet [2,067 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Garrett is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

Garrett lies within the (307) area code.

Communities Also Named Garrett ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Garrett - they are located in Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky (3), Missouri, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Garrett ...

We have created a list of 9 communities that are near Garrett.

  • Toltec [Albany County]
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    • Toltec [Albany County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Garrett
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  • Binford [Albany County]
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    • Binford [Albany County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the northeast of Garrett
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  • Rock Creek [Albany County] - Historic
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    • Rock Creek [Albany County] was located 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Garrett
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rock Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Esterbrook [Converse County]
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    • Esterbrook [Converse County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Garrett
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    • Westview Circle [Platte County]
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      • Westview Circle [Platte County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the east of Garrett
      • 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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    • Rock River [Albany County]
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      • Rock River [Albany County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Garrett
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 259 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock River<5>
    • Medicine Bow [Carbon County]
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      • Medicine Bow [Carbon County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Garrett
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 257 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Medicine Bow<5>
    • Wheatland [Platte County]
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      • Wheatland [Platte County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<4> to the east of Garrett
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,522 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheatland<5>
    • Glendo [Platte County]
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      • Glendo [Platte County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Garrett
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 208 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendo<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 Garrett. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Garrett.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Garrett ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Wyoming

About Albany County

About Wyoming

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Garrett. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Albany County: www.co.albany.wy.us/

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 Albany, 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 Garrett - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Garrett) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Garrett. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.1133, Longitude: -105.6100       In this case, the coordinates for Garrett 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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