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Welcome to McKinley ...

McKinley is located in Converse County<1>.

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

McKinley is 4,650 feet [1,417 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of McKinley is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

McKinley lies within the (307) area code.

Communities Also Named McKinley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named McKinley - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Manitoba, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee (2), Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near McKinley ...

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

  • Douglas [Converse County]
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    • Douglas [Converse County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of McKinley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,375 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Douglas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Douglas<5>
  • Glendo [Platte County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glendo
    • Glendo [Platte County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of McKinley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 208 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendo<5>
  • Lost Springs [Converse County]
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    • Lost Springs [Converse County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of McKinley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lost Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lost Springs<5>
  • Shawnee [Converse County]
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    • Esterbrook [Converse County]
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      • Esterbrook [Converse County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of McKinley
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    • Keeline [Niobrara County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Keeline
      • Keeline [Niobrara County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northeast of McKinley
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    • Binford [Albany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Binford
      • Binford [Albany County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the southwest of McKinley
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    • Wendover [Platte County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wendover
      • Wendover [Platte County] was located 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the southeast of McKinley
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wendover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Manville [Niobrara County]
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      • Manville [Niobrara County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the east of McKinley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 83 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manville<5>
    • Hartville [Platte County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartville
      • Hartville [Platte County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the southeast of McKinley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 60 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartville<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 McKinley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for McKinley.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McKinley ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Wyoming

About Converse County

About Wyoming

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Converse County: www.conversecounty.org/

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 Converse, 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 McKinley - 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' (or 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- McKinley) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in McKinley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.6322, Longitude: -105.1389       In this case, the coordinates for McKinley 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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