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Welcome to McCargar Place ...

McCargar Place is located in Carbon County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for McCargar Place: McCargar Pl. (or less commonly used: McCargar Plc.)

McCargar Place is 6,710 feet [2,045 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of McCargar Place is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

McCargar Place is located in the (307) area code.

Communities near McCargar Place ...

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

  • Bairoil [Sweetwater County]
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    • Bairoil [Sweetwater County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the west of McCargar Place
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 97 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bairoil
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bairoil<5>
  • Rawlins [Carbon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rawlins
    • Rawlins [Carbon County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the south of McCargar Place
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,484 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rawlins
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rawlins<5>
  • Sinclair [Carbon County]
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    • Sinclair [Carbon County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the south of McCargar Place
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 389 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sinclair
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sinclair<5>
  • Fort Steele [Carbon County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Steele
    • Fort Steele [Carbon County] was located 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> to the south of McCargar Place
  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • Alcova [Natrona County]
    • Walcott [Carbon County]
    • Hanna [Carbon County]
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      • Hanna [Carbon County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<4> to the southeast of McCargar Place
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 757 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanna<5>
    • Jeffrey City [Fremont County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around McCargar Place. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for McCargar Place.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McCargar Place ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Wyoming

About Carbon County

About Wyoming

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for McCargar Place. 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 Carbon, 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 McCargar Place - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- McCargar Place) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in McCargar Place. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2011, Longitude: -107.1326       In this case, the coordinates for McCargar Place 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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