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Welcome to Osage ...

Osage is located in Weston County<1>.

Osage is 4,290 feet [1,308 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Osage is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Osage is located in the (307) area code.

The ZIP code for Osage: 82723<3>

Adding Osage to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Osage 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 Osage was on a map titled Map of Idaho, Montana and Wyoming (from Rand McNally, 1925).

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

Communities Also Named Osage ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Osage - they are located in Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey, Ohio, Oklahoma, Saskatchewan, Tennessee, Texas (2), Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Osage ...

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

  • Newcastle [Weston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newcastle
    • Newcastle [Weston County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Osage
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,314 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newcastle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newcastle<5>
  • Upton [Weston County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Upton
    • Upton [Weston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Osage
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,032 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Upton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Upton<5>
  • Cambria [Weston County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cambria
    • Cambria [Weston County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Osage
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cambria have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Horton [Weston County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horton
    • Horton [Weston County] was located 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Osage
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Four Corners [Weston County]
    • Hill View Heights [Weston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hill View Heights
      • Hill View Heights [Weston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Osage
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hill View Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hill View Heights
    • Spencer [Weston County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spencer
      • Spencer [Weston County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Osage
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spencer have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Moskee [Crook County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moskee
      • Moskee [Crook County] was located 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the northeast of Osage
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moskee have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Linden [Crook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linden
      • Linden [Crook County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the north of Osage
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linden have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linden
    • Sundance [Crook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sundance
      • Sundance [Crook County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the north of Osage
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,296 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sundance
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sundance<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 Osage. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Osage.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Osage ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Osage. 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 Weston, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Osage - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 community (such as Osage). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Osage or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 from Point A (ie- Osage) 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 Osage. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from OsageOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Osage. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9837, Longitude: -104.4226    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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