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Welcome to Robertson ...

Robertson is located in Uinta County<1>.

Robertson is 7,280 feet [2,219 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Robertson is about 1½ mile [or ~2¼ km] above sea level.

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

Robertson lies within the (307) area code.

The ZIP code for Robertson: 82944<3>

Communities Also Named Robertson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 15 communities that are also named Robertson - they are located in Alabama (2), Georgia, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Oregon, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Tennessee and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Robertson ...

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

  • Lyman
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lyman
    • Lyman lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Robertson.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,083 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lyman<5>
  • Mountain View
  • Fort Bridger
  • Piedmont ‑ Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Piedmont
    • Piedmont was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Robertson.
  • Bridger
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    • Bridger lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Robertson.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridger have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridger
  • Lonetree
  • Black's Fork ‑ Historic
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    • Black's Fork was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Robertson.
    • Black's Fork has also been known as:
    • Blacks Fork Commissary
  • Carter
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carter
    • Carter lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Robertson.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carter
  • Hilliard
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hilliard
    • Hilliard lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the west of Robertson.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hilliard have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hilliard
  • Burntfork
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burntfork
    • Burntfork lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the southeast of Robertson.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burntfork

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 Robertson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Robertson.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Robertson ...

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

Adding Robertson to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Robertson in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Robertson was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>

From that list, the Robertson post office opened in 1893.

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

For more details, see References and Mentions for Robertson.

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

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The official website for State of Wyoming:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wyoming's counties, including Uinta, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Robertson - 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 Robertson). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Robertson 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Robertson) 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 Robertson. 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 RobertsonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Robertson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1852, Longitude: -110.4129    
<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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<7>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:




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