List of municipalities in Wyoming

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Wyoming is a state located in the Western United States. According to the 2010 United States Census, Wyoming is the least populous state with 563,767 inhabitants but the 9th largest by land area spanning 97,093.14 square miles (251,470.1 km2) of land.[1] Wyoming is divided into 23 counties and contains 99 incorporated municipalities consisting of cities and towns.[2] Wyoming's incorporated municipalities cover only 0.3% of the state's land mass but are home to 68.3% of its population.[1]

The largest municipality by population in Wyoming is the capital city Cheyenne with 59,466 residents, and the largest municipality by land area is Casper, which spans 26.9 sq mi (70 km2), while the smallest municipality in both categories is Lost Springs with 4 residents and an area of 0.09 sq mi (0.23 km2).[1]

Cities and towns[edit]

  State capital and county seat State capital

  County seatCounty seat

Name Type[1] County[1] Population
(2010)[1]
Population
(2000)[1]
Change (%) Land area
(2010)[1]
Density
sq mi km2
Afton Town Lincoln 1,911 1,818 +5.1% 4.18 10.8 457.2/sq mi (176.5/km2)
Albin Town Laramie 181 120 +50.8% 0.15 0.39 1,206.7/sq mi (465.9/km2)
Alpine Town Lincoln 828 550 +50.5% 0.70 1.8 1,182.9/sq mi (456.7/km2)
Baggs Town Carbon 440 348 +26.4% 0.51 1.3 862.7/sq mi (333.1/km2)
Bairoil Town Sweetwater 106 97 +9.3% 1.41 3.7 75.2/sq mi (29.0/km2)
Bar Nunn Town Natrona 2,213 936 +136.4% 2.10 5.4 1,053.8/sq mi (406.9/km2)
BasinCounty seat Town Big Horn 1,285 1,238 +3.8% 2.40 6.2 535.4/sq mi (206.7/km2)
Bear River[a] Town Uinta 518 1.90 4.9 272.6/sq mi (105.3/km2)
Big Piney Town Sublette 552 408 +35.3% 0.45 1.2 1,226.7/sq mi (473.6/km2)
BuffaloCounty seat City Johnson 4,585 3,900 +17.6% 4.46 11.6 1,028.0/sq mi (396.9/km2)
Burlington Town Big Horn 288 250 +15.2% 1.01 2.6 285.1/sq mi (110.1/km2)
Burns Town Laramie 301 285 +5.6% 3.05 7.9 98.7/sq mi (38.1/km2)
Byron Town Big Horn 593 557 +6.5% 0.91 2.4 651.6/sq mi (251.6/km2)
CasperCounty seat City Natrona 55,316 49,644 +11.4% 26.90 69.7 2,056.4/sq mi (794.0/km2)
CheyenneCounty seat City Laramie 59,466 53,011 +12.2% 24.52 63.5 2,425.2/sq mi (936.4/km2)
Chugwater Town Platte 212 244 −13.1% 3.06 7.9 69.3/sq mi (26.7/km2)
Clearmont Town Sheridan 142 115 +23.5% 0.16 0.41 887.5/sq mi (342.7/km2)
CodyCounty seat City Park 9,520 8,835 +7.8% 10.20 26.4 933.3/sq mi (360.4/km2)
Cokeville Town Lincoln 535 506 +5.7% 1.18 3.1 453.4/sq mi (175.1/km2)
Cowley Town Big Horn 655 560 +17.0% 0.84 2.2 779.8/sq mi (301.1/km2)
Dayton Town Sheridan 757 678 +11.7% 0.53 1.4 1,428.3/sq mi (551.5/km2)
Deaver Town Big Horn 178 177 +0.6% 1.01 2.6 176.2/sq mi (68.0/km2)
Diamondville Town Lincoln 737 716 +2.9% 1.17 3.0 629.9/sq mi (243.2/km2)
Dixon Town Carbon 97 79 +22.8% 0.13 0.34 746.2/sq mi (288.1/km2)
DouglasCounty seat City Converse 6,120 5,288 +15.7% 4.58 11.9 1,336.2/sq mi (515.9/km2)
Dubois Town Fremont 971 962 +0.9% 3.42 8.9 283.9/sq mi (109.6/km2)
East Thermopolis Town Hot Springs 254 274 −7.3% 0.18 0.47 1,411.1/sq mi (544.8/km2)
Edgerton Town Natrona 195 169 +15.4% 0.25 0.65 780.0/sq mi (301.2/km2)
Elk Mountain Town Carbon 191 192 −0.5% 0.28 0.73 682.1/sq mi (263.4/km2)
Encampment Town Carbon 450 443 +1.6% 1.60 4.1 281.3/sq mi (108.6/km2)
EvanstonCounty seat City Uinta 12,359 11,507 +7.4% 10.27 26.6 1,203.4/sq mi (464.6/km2)
Evansville Town Natrona 2,544 2,255 +12.8% 3.54 9.2 718.6/sq mi (277.5/km2)
Fort Laramie Town Goshen 230 243 −5.3% 0.27 0.70 851.9/sq mi (328.9/km2)
Frannie Town Big Horn, Park 157 209 −24.9% 0.44 1.1 356.8/sq mi (137.8/km2)
GilletteCounty seat City Campbell 29,087 19,646 +48.1% 18.97 49.1 1,533.3/sq mi (592.0/km2)
Glendo Town Platte 205 229 −10.5% 0.53 1.4 386.8/sq mi (149.3/km2)
Glenrock Town Converse 2,576 2,231 +15.5% 2.28 5.9 1,129.8/sq mi (436.2/km2)
Granger Town Sweetwater 139 146 −4.8% 2.53 6.6 54.9/sq mi (21.2/km2)
Green RiverCounty seat City Sweetwater 12,515 11,808 +6.0% 13.72 35.5 912.2/sq mi (352.2/km2)
Greybull Town Big Horn 1,847 1,815 +1.8% 1.81 4.7 1,020.4/sq mi (394.0/km2)
Guernsey Town Platte 1,147 1,147 0.0% 1.02 2.6 1,124.5/sq mi (434.2/km2)
Hanna Town Carbon 841 873 −3.7% 2.04 5.3 412.3/sq mi (159.2/km2)
Hartville Town Platte 62 76 −18.4% 0.25 0.65 248.0/sq mi (95.8/km2)
Hudson Town Fremont 458 407 +12.5% 0.43 1.1 1,065.1/sq mi (411.2/km2)
Hulett Town Crook 383 408 −6.1% 0.87 2.3 440.2/sq mi (170.0/km2)
JacksonCounty seat Town Teton 9,577 8,647 +10.8% 2.91 7.5 3,291.1/sq mi (1,270.7/km2)
Kaycee Town Johnson 263 249 +5.6% 0.40 1.0 657.5/sq mi (253.9/km2)
KemmererCounty seat City Lincoln 2,656 2,651 +0.2% 7.80 20.2 340.5/sq mi (131.5/km2)
Kirby Town Hot Springs 92 57 +61.4% 0.15 0.39 613.3/sq mi (236.8/km2)
La Barge Town Lincoln 551 431 +27.8% 0.97 2.5 568.0/sq mi (219.3/km2)
La Grange Town Goshen 448 332 +34.9% 0.41 1.1 1,092.7/sq mi (421.9/km2)
LanderCounty seat City Fremont 7,487 6,867 +9.0% 4.66 12.1 1,606.7/sq mi (620.3/km2)
LaramieCounty seat City Albany 30,816 27,204 +13.3% 17.74 45.9 1,737.1/sq mi (670.7/km2)
Lingle Town Goshen 468 510 −8.2% 0.31 0.80 1,509.7/sq mi (582.9/km2)
Lost Springs Town Converse 4 1 +300.0% 0.09 0.23 44.4/sq mi (17.2/km2)
Lovell Town Big Horn 2,360 2,281 +3.5% 1.10 2.8 2,145.5/sq mi (828.4/km2)
LuskCounty seat Town Niobrara 1,567 1,447 +8.3% 2.07 5.4 757.0/sq mi (292.3/km2)
Lyman Town Uinta 2,115 1,938 +9.1% 1.71 4.4 1,236.8/sq mi (477.5/km2)
Manderson Town Big Horn 114 104 +9.6% 0.85 2.2 134.1/sq mi (51.8/km2)
Manville Town Niobrara 95 101 −5.9% 0.27 0.70 351.9/sq mi (135.9/km2)
Marbleton Town Sublette 1,094 720 +51.9% 0.86 2.2 1,272.1/sq mi (491.2/km2)
Medicine Bow Town Carbon 284 274 +3.6% 3.46 9.0 82.1/sq mi (31.7/km2)
Meeteetse Town Park 327 351 −6.8% 0.87 2.3 375.9/sq mi (145.1/km2)
Midwest Town Natrona 404 408 −1.0% 0.43 1.1 939.5/sq mi (362.8/km2)
Mills Town Natrona 3,461 2,591 +33.6% 2.15 5.6 1,609.8/sq mi (621.5/km2)
Moorcroft Town Crook 1,009 807 +25.0% 1.26 3.3 800.8/sq mi (309.2/km2)
Mountain View Town Uinta 1,286 1,153 +11.5% 0.84 2.2 1,531.0/sq mi (591.1/km2)
NewcastleCounty seat City Weston 3,532 3,065 +15.2% 2.55 6.6 1,385.1/sq mi (534.8/km2)
Opal Town Lincoln 96 102 −5.9% 0.39 1.0 246.2/sq mi (95.0/km2)
Pavillion Town Fremont 231 165 +40.0% 0.21 0.54 1,100.0/sq mi (424.7/km2)
Pine Bluffs Town Laramie 1,129 1,153 −2.1% 3.22 8.3 350.6/sq mi (135.4/km2)
PinedaleCounty seat Town Sublette 2,030 1,412 +43.8% 2.15 5.6 944.2/sq mi (364.6/km2)
Pine Haven Town Crook 490 222 +120.7% 1.31 3.4 374.0/sq mi (144.4/km2)
Powell City Park 6,314 5,373 +17.5% 4.24 11.0 1,489.2/sq mi (575.0/km2)
Ranchester Town Sheridan 855 701 +22.0% 0.61 1.6 1,401.6/sq mi (541.2/km2)
RawlinsCounty seat City Carbon 9,259 8,538 +8.4% 8.24 21.3 1,123.7/sq mi (433.8/km2)
Riverside Town Carbon 52 59 −11.9% 0.27 0.70 192.6/sq mi (74.4/km2)
Riverton City Fremont 10,615 9,310 +14.0% 9.86 25.5 1,076.6/sq mi (415.7/km2)
Rock River Town Albany 245 235 +4.3% 2.33 6.0 105.2/sq mi (40.6/km2)
Rock Springs City Sweetwater 23,036 18,708 +23.1% 19.34 50.1 1,191.1/sq mi (459.9/km2)
Rolling Hills Town Converse 440 449 −2.0% 0.66 1.7 666.7/sq mi (257.4/km2)
Saratoga Town Carbon 1,690 1,726 −2.1% 3.40 8.8 497.1/sq mi (191.9/km2)
SheridanCounty seat City Sheridan 17,444 15,804 +10.4% 10.93 28.3 1,596.0/sq mi (616.2/km2)
Shoshoni Town Fremont 649 635 +2.2% 3.58 9.3 181.3/sq mi (70.0/km2)
Sinclair Town Carbon 433 423 +2.4% 2.43 6.3 178.2/sq mi (68.8/km2)
Star Valley Ranch[b] Town Lincoln 1,503 2.70 7.0 556.7/sq mi (214.9/km2)
SundanceCounty seat Town Crook 1,182 1,161 +1.8% 3.05 7.9 387.5/sq mi (149.6/km2)
Superior Town Sweetwater 336 244 +37.7% 1.09 2.8 308.3/sq mi (119.0/km2)
Ten Sleep Town Washakie 260 304 −14.5% 0.18 0.47 1,444.4/sq mi (557.7/km2)
Thayne Town Lincoln 366 341 +7.3% 1.39 3.6 263.3/sq mi (101.7/km2)
ThermopolisCounty seat Town Hot Springs 3,009 3,172 −5.1% 2.38 6.2 1,264.3/sq mi (488.1/km2)
TorringtonCounty seat City Goshen 6,501 5,776 +12.6% 4.62 12.0 1,407.1/sq mi (543.3/km2)
Upton Town Weston 1,100 872 +26.1% 2.96 7.7 371.6/sq mi (143.5/km2)
Van Tassell Town Niobrara 15 18 −16.7% 1.83 4.7 8.2/sq mi (3.2/km2)
Wamsutter Town Sweetwater 451 261 +72.8% 1.45 3.8 311.0/sq mi (120.1/km2)
WheatlandCounty seat Town Platte 3,627 3,548 +2.2% 4.10 10.6 884.6/sq mi (341.6/km2)
WorlandCounty seat City Washakie 5,487 5,250 +4.5% 4.56 11.8 1,203.3/sq mi (464.6/km2)
Wright Town Campbell 1,807 1,347 +34.1% 2.85 7.4 634.0/sq mi (244.8/km2)
Yoder Town Goshen 151 169 −10.7% 0.21 0.54 719.0/sq mi (277.6/km2)
Total 384,960 335,843 +14.6% 322.61 835.6 1,193.3/sq mi (460.7/km2)

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ The town incorporated in 2001, and thus the population does not appear on the 2000 census.[3]
  2. ^ The town incorporated November 8, 2005.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "GCT-PH1 – Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 – State — Place and (in selected states) County Subdivision". 2010 United States Census. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 17, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Wyoming: 2010 Population and Housing Unit Counts 2010 Census of Population and Housing" (PDF). 2010 United States Census. United States Census Bureau. September 2012. p. III-2. Retrieved August 5, 2016. 
  3. ^ a b "2000-2010 Entity Changes" (txt). 2010 United States Census. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 17, 2016. 

2010 Wyoming Statutes

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