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Welcome to Hampton ...

Hampton is located in Uinta County<1>.

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

Hampton is 6,410 feet [1,954 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Hampton is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

Hampton is located in the (307) area code.

Adding Hampton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hampton 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 Hampton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hampton on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Hampton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 45 communities that are also named Hampton - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maryland (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, Saskatchewan, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Hampton ...

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

  • Lyman [Uinta County]
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    • Lyman [Uinta County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Hampton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,083 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lyman<5>
  • Mountain View [Uinta County]
  • Granger [Sweetwater County]
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    • Granger [Sweetwater County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Hampton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 128 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granger
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Granger<5>
  • Opal [Lincoln County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Opal
    • Opal [Lincoln County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Hampton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 109 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Opal
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Opal<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Carter [Uinta County]
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      • Carter [Uinta County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Hampton
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    • Fort Bridger [Uinta County]
    • Bridger [Uinta County]
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      • Bridger [Uinta County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Hampton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridger
    • Oakley [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakley
      • Oakley [Lincoln County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Hampton
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    • Diamondville [Lincoln County]
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      • Diamondville [Lincoln County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the northwest of Hampton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 766 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Diamondville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Diamondville<5>
    • Kemmerer [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kemmerer
      • Kemmerer [Lincoln County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Hampton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,763 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kemmerer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kemmerer<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 Hampton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hampton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hampton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Wyoming

About Uinta County

About Wyoming

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Uinta County: www.uintacounty.com/

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 Uinta, 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 Hampton - 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- Hampton) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hampton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5361, Longitude: -110.3088       In this case, the coordinates for Hampton 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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