Cheyenne (/ʃˈæn/ shy-AN or /ʃˈɛn/) (Arapaho: Hítesííno'óowú' [7]) is the caipital an maist populous ceety o the US state o Wyoming an the coonty seat o Laramie Coonty.[8] It is the principal ceety o the Cheyenne, Wyoming, Metropolitan Statistical Area which encompasses aw o Laramie County. The population wis 59,466 at the 2010 census.[9] Cheyenne is the northren terminus o the extensive an fast-growin Front Range Urban Corridor that stretches frae Cheyenne tae Pueblo, Colorado, an haes a population o 4,333,742 accordin to the 2010 Unitit States Census.[3][10] Cheyenne is situated on Crow Creek and Dry Creek. The Cheyenne, Wyoming Metropolitan Area haed a 2010 population o 91,738, makkin it the 354t maist populous metropolitan aurie in the Unitit States.

Cheyenne, Wyoming
City of Cheyenne
Capitol Ave. in Downtown Cheyenne
Capitol Ave. in Downtown Cheyenne
Eik-name(s): 
Magic City of the Plains; Capital City (of Wyoming); The Frontier City, Gods Country
Location in Laramie County an the state o Wyoming.
Location in Laramie County an the state o Wyoming.
Cheyenne, Wyoming is locatit in the US
Cheyenne, Wyoming
Cheyenne, Wyoming
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 41°8′44″N 104°48′7″W / 41.14556°N 104.80194°W / 41.14556; -104.80194Coordinates: 41°8′44″N 104°48′7″W / 41.14556°N 104.80194°W / 41.14556; -104.80194
KintraUnitit States
StateWyoming
CoontyLaramie
Foondit1867
Govrenment
 • MayorRichard Kaysen[1]
Area
 • Ceety63.79 km2 (24.63 sq mi)
 • Land63.51 km2 (24.52 sq mi)
 • Water0.28 km2 (0.11 sq mi)  0.45%
Elevation
1,848 m (6,062 ft)
Population
 • Ceety59,466
 • Estimate 
(2014)[4]
62,845
 • RankUS: 564t
 • Density936.4/km2 (2,425.2/sq mi)
 • Urban
73,588 (US: 377t)
 • Metro
96,389 (US: 359t)
Time zoneUTC-7 (Moontain)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (Moontain)
Aurie code(s)307
FIPS code56-13900[5]
GNIS feature ID1609077[6]
Wabsteidwww.cheyennecity.org
Most populous Wyoming City

ReferencesEedit

  1. Mayor's Office, Cheyenne. Accessed January 18, 2009.
  2. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived frae the oreeginal on January 24, 2012. Retrieved 2012-12-14. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-12-14.
  4. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 7, 2015.
  5. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  6. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  7. "English-Arapaho dictionary". Retrieved 2012-05-23.
  8. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  9. "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Cheyenne city, Wyoming". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved April 2, 2012.
  10. http://www.america2050.org/front_range.html

Freemit airtinsEedit

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