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Wolf, Wyoming

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Welcome to Wolf ...

Wolf is located in Sheridan County<1>.

Wolf is 4,620 feet [1,408 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Wolf is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Wolf lies within the (307) area code.

The ZIP code for Wolf: 82844<3>

Communities Also Named Wolf ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Wolf - they are located in California (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Mississippi, Ohio (2) and Oklahoma.

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

Communities near Wolf ...

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

  • Sheridan [Sheridan County]
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    • Sheridan [Sheridan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Wolf
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,095 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sheridan<5>
  • Ranchester [Sheridan County]
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    • Ranchester [Sheridan County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Wolf
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,082 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ranchester<5>
  • Dayton [Sheridan County]
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    • Dayton [Sheridan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Wolf
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 830 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dayton<5>
  • Beckton [Sheridan County]
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    • Beckton [Sheridan County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Wolf
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Big Horn [Sheridan County]
    • Burgess Junction [Sheridan County]
    • Parkman [Sheridan County]
    • Kleenburn [Sheridan County]
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      • Kleenburn [Sheridan County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Wolf
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    • Banner [Sheridan County]
    • Story [Sheridan County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wolf ...

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

Adding Wolf to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Wolf 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 Wolf was on a map titled Road Map for Wyoming (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wyoming's counties, including Sheridan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wolf - 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 Wolf). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Wolf 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wolf) 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 Wolf. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WolfOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wolf. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7706, Longitude: -107.2385    
<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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