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Welcome to La Grange ...

The town of La Grange is located in Goshen County<1> (at the time of its founding, La Grange was located in Laramie County).

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, La Grange has a population of 441 people<2> (see below for details).

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

La Grange is 4,580 feet [1,396 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of La Grange is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

La Grange lies within the (307) area code.

The ZIP code for La Grange: 82221<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, La Grange had an population of 441 people. This is a decrease of 1.56% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 32.83% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, La Grange had a population of 448 people. This makes La Grange the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of La Grange represents 0.08% of the total population of Wyoming (which has 563,626 people), making it the state's 62nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 448 people, the population of La Grange increased 34.94% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 332 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for La Grange.

Communities Also Named La Grange ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named La Grange - they are located in Alabama, California, Florida, Illinois (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, New York (3), North Carolina, Ohio, Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near La Grange ...

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

  • Albin [Laramie County]
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    • Albin [Laramie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of La Grange
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 207 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albin<6>
  • Meriden [Laramie County]
  • Hawk Springs [Goshen County]
  • Stegall [Scotts Bluff County]
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    • Stegall [Scotts Bluff County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of La Grange
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stegall have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lyman [Scotts Bluff County]
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      • Lyman [Scotts Bluff County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the north of La Grange
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 321 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lyman have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lyman<6>
    • Huntley [Goshen County]
    • Yoder [Goshen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yoder
      • Yoder [Goshen County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the north of La Grange
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 156 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yoder
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yoder<6>
    • Harrisburg [Banner County]
    • Henry [Furnas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Henry
      • Henry [Furnas County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<5> to the north of La Grange
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 104 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Henry<6>
    • Morrill [Scotts Bluff County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrill
      • Morrill [Scotts Bluff County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<5> to the northeast of La Grange
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 873 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrill have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morrill<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 La Grange. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for La Grange.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for La Grange ...

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

Adding La Grange to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found La Grange on a map titled Map of the Lincoln Highway (1924).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for La Grange. 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 Goshen, 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 La Grange.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around La Grange - 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 La Grange). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether La Grange 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 drawn from Point A (ie- La Grange) 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 La Grange. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from La GrangeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in La Grange. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6368, Longitude: -104.1636    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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