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Hanna, Wyoming

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Welcome to Hanna ...

The town of Hanna is located in Carbon County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hanna has a population of 765 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Hanna.

Hanna is 6,800 feet [2,073 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Hanna is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Hanna: (307)

The ZIP code for Hanna: 82327<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hanna had an population of 765 people. This is a decrease of 9.04% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.37% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hanna had a population of 841 people (which is 5.29% of the total population of Carbon County). This makes Hanna the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Hanna represents 0.15% of the total population of Wyoming (which has 563,626 people), making it the state's 46th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 841 people, the population of Hanna decreased 3.67% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 873 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Hanna.

Communities Also Named Hanna ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Hanna - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Utah and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Hanna ...

We have created a list of 8 communities that are near Hanna.

  • Medicine Bow [Carbon County]
  • Elk Mountain [Carbon County]
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    • Elk Mountain [Carbon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Hanna
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 184 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk Mountain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elk Mountain<6>
  • Walcott [Carbon County]
  • Fort Steele [Carbon County] - Historic
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    • Fort Steele [Carbon County] was located 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the west of Hanna
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    • Sinclair [Carbon County]
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      • Sinclair [Carbon County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<5> to the west of Hanna
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 389 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sinclair
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sinclair<6>
    • Rock River [Albany County]
    • Saratoga [Carbon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saratoga
      • Saratoga [Carbon County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Hanna
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,599 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saratoga
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saratoga<6>
    • Rawlins [Carbon County]
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      • Rawlins [Carbon County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<5> to the west of Hanna
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,484 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rawlins
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rawlins<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hanna ...

Looking for more information about Hanna? 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 Hanna, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hanna.

Adding Hanna to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Hanna on a map titled Map of the Lincoln Highway (1915-1916).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Wyoming

About Carbon County

About Wyoming

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wyoming's counties, including Carbon, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hanna.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hanna - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Hanna). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hanna or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hanna) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hanna. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HannaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hanna. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8720, Longitude: -106.5585    
<6>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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