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Welcome to Upton ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Upton has a population of 1,054 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Upton.
Upton is 4,250 feet [1,295 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Upton is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Upton lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Upton lies within the (307) area code.
The ZIP code for Upton: 82730<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Upton had an population of 1,054 people. This is a decrease of 4.18% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20.87% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Upton had a population of 1,100 people (or 15.26% of the total population of Weston County). This makes Upton the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Upton represents 0.2% of the population of Wyoming (which has 563,626 people), making it the state's 41st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,100 people, the population of Upton increased 26.15% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 872 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Upton.
Adding Upton to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Upton 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 Upton 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 Upton on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Upton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Upton - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Texas, Utah (2) and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Upton.
Communities near Upton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Upton.
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 Upton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Upton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Upton. 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 Upton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Upton. See our Newspapers Page for Upton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Upton ...
Looking for more information about Upton? 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 Upton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Upton.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 31 Aug 2021