Wyodak, Wyoming

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Wyodak
Wyodak seen from Wyoming Highway 51
Wyodak seen from Wyoming Highway 51
Wyodak is located in Wyoming
Wyodak
Wyodak
Location within the state of Wyoming
Wyodak is located in the United States
Wyodak
Wyodak
Wyodak (the United States)
Coordinates: 44°17′29″N 105°22′47″W / 44.29139°N 105.37972°W / 44.29139; -105.37972Coordinates: 44°17′29″N 105°22′47″W / 44.29139°N 105.37972°W / 44.29139; -105.37972
CountryUnited States
StateWyoming
CountyCampbell
Elevation
4,423 ft (1,348 m)
Time zoneUTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP codes
82718
Area code(s)307
GNIS feature ID1596649[1]

Wyodak is an unincorporated community in Campbell County in the U.S. state of Wyoming.

History[edit]

Wyodak began around 1925 and existed to house Wyodak Coal Company employees. In the 1960s the company planned to mine the area and the houses were gradually moved. [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Wyodak, Wyoming
  2. ^ Kelley, Mary (2010). Images of America: Gillette. Arcadia Publishing. p. 59. ISBN 978-0-7385-8026-5.