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About Torrington (Click for our profile page)

Located in: Goshen County (see below)

Time Zone: Torrington lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT)<1>

Telephone Area Code: (307)

ZIP Code: 82240<2>

Elevation: 4,100 feet [1,249.68 m] above sea level<3>

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Torrington)

Population

YearPopulation
2019 Est:<4>     6,561   (0.92% increase since 2010)  
2010:     6,501   (12.55% increase since 2000)
2000:     5,776

Total Area:<5>   4.63 sq. miles [12 km²]

Housing Units:<6>   2,717

Websites for Torrington

Official Website:   www.city-of-torrington.org/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.torringtonterritory.com/

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<7>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen the following reference point for Torrington:

Lat:   42.066100°   (or 42°3'57" N)

Lon:   -104.184400°   (or -104°11'3" W)

USGS Topo Map:   Torrington<8>

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Torrington

GNIS ID:   2412088

FIPS State / Place Code:   56 / 77530

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Torrington)


About Goshen County

The city of Torrington is the County Seat for Goshen County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Goshen)

Population

YearPopulation
2019 Est:     13,225   (0.18% decrease since 2010)  
2010     13,249   (5.67% increase since 2000)
2000:     12,538

Total Area:   2,232 sq. miles [5,781.3 km²]

Housing Units:   5,972

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Goshen

GNIS ID:   1605073

FIPS State / County Code:   56 / 015

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Torrington)


About Wyoming

From the US Census

Population

YearPopulation
2019 Est:     580,116   (2.93% increase since 2010)  
2010:     563,626   (14.14% increase since 2000)
2000:     493,782

Websites for State of Wyoming

Official Website:   www.wyo.gov/

Tourism:   https://www.travelwyoming.com/

Parks:   https://www.travelwyoming.com/national-parks

Fishing:   https://wgfd.wyo.gov/Fishing-and-Boating/Places-to-Fish-in-Wyoming/

Hunting:   https://wgfd.wyo.gov/hunting

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Wyoming

GNIS ID:   1779807

FIPS State:   56

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Torrington)

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The official website for Torrington: www.city-of-torrington.org/

The official website for State of Wyoming: www.wyo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>While Torrington is in the Mountain Time Zone, the area to the east is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
<2>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 city (such as Torrington). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Torrington or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Torrington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2019.
<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Torrington. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.
<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).
<7>Longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Torrington, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.
<8>Name of the USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Torrington.




 

 

 


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