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Welcome to South Flat ...

South Flat is located in Washakie County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for South Flat: S. Flat

South Flat is 4,180 feet [1,274 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of South Flat is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

South Flat lies within the (307) area code.

Communities near South Flat ...

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

  • Worland (6 miles [9.7 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Worland
    • Worland lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of South Flat and is located in Washakie County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,994 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Worland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Worland<5>
  • Kirby (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kirby
    • Kirby lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of South Flat and is located in Hot Springs County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 84 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kirby
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kirby<5>
  • Airport Road (5 miles [8 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Airport Road
    • Airport Road lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of South Flat and is located in Washakie County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Airport Road have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Airport Road
  • Winchester (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winchester
    • Winchester lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of South Flat and is located in Washakie County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester
  • West River (11 miles [17.7 km] to the north) - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West River
    • West River was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of South Flat and is located in Washakie County
  • Washakie Ten (12 miles [19.3 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washakie Ten
    • Washakie Ten lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of South Flat and is located in Washakie County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washakie Ten have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washakie Ten
  • Gebo (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southwest) - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gebo
    • Gebo was located 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of South Flat and is located in Hot Springs County
  • Lucerne (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lucerne
    • Lucerne lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of South Flat and is located in Hot Springs County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lucerne
  • East Thermopolis (21 miles [33.8 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Thermopolis
    • East Thermopolis lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the southwest of South Flat and is located in Hot Springs County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 237 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Thermopolis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Thermopolis
  • Thermopolis (22 miles [35.4 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thermopolis
    • Thermopolis lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the southwest of South Flat and is located in Hot Springs County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,770 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thermopolis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thermopolis<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 South Flat. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for South Flat.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Flat ...

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for South Flat

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wyoming

About Washakie County

About Wyoming

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for South Flat. 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 Washakie, 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 South Flat - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- South Flat) 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 South Flat. 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 South FlatOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Flat. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9297, Longitude: -108.0037       In this case, the coordinates for South Flat 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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