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Lovell, Wyoming

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Welcome to Lovell ...

The town of Lovell is located in Big Horn County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lovell has a population of 2,354 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Lovell is 3,830 feet [1,167 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Lovell is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Lovell: (307)

The ZIP code for Lovell: 82431<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lovell had an population of 2,354 people. This is a decrease of 0.25% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.2% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lovell had a population of 2,360 people (or 20.23% of the total population of Big Horn County). This makes Lovell the county's most populous community.

The population of Lovell represents 0.42% of the total population of Wyoming (which has 563,626 people), making it the state's 26th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,360 people, the population of Lovell increased 3.46% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,281 people).

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

Adding Lovell to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Lovell on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Wyoming (1925).

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

Communities Also Named Lovell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Lovell - they are located in Idaho, Kentucky, Maine, Nevada, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Lovell ...

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

  • Powell [Park County]
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    • Powell [Park County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Lovell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,127 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Powell<6>
  • Cowley [Big Horn County]
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    • Cowley [Big Horn County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Lovell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 747 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cowley<6>
  • Byron [Big Horn County]
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    • Byron [Big Horn County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Lovell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 592 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Byron<6>
  • Deaver [Big Horn County]
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    • Deaver [Big Horn County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Lovell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 178 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Deaver<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Frannie [Big Horn County]
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      • Frannie [Big Horn County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Lovell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 156 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frannie<6>
    • Kane [Big Horn County] - Historic
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      • Kane [Big Horn County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Lovell
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kane have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Garland [Park County]
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      • Garland [Park County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Lovell
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    • Emblem [Big Horn County]
    • Ralston [Park County]
    • Burlington [Big Horn County]
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      • Burlington [Big Horn County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<5> to the south of Lovell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 343 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlington<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 Lovell. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lovell.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lovell ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wyoming's counties, including Big Horn, 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 Lovell.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lovell - 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 Lovell). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lovell 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lovell) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lovell. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LovellOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lovell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.8375, Longitude: -108.3914    
<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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