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Science In Your Backyard: Wyoming


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Wyoming State Facts

Image of Wyoming with a star pinpointing the location of the capital.
Locations on image are approximate

Capital: Cheyenne(Star shaped icon located on map pinpointing capital.)
Land Area: 97,100 sq. miles
(source: 2010 Census)
Population: 563,626
(source: 2010 Census estimate)
Highest Point:
Gannett Peak at 13,804 feet, located in the county/subdivision of Fremont
(source: U.S. Geological Survey)
Lowest Point:
Belle Fourche River at 3,099 feet, located in the county/subdivision of Crook
(source: U.S. Geological Survey)
Geographic Center:
Located in Fremont County approx. 58 miles east-northeast of Lander
(source: U.S. Geological Survey)


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