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Wyoming Listeni/wˈmɪŋ/ is a state in the moontain region o the Wastren Unitit States.

State of Wyoming
Banner o Wyoming State seal o Wyoming
Banner Seal
Nickname(s): Equality State (offeecial);
Cowboy State; Big Wyoming;
Wonderful Wyoming
Motto(s): Equal Rights
Cairt o the Unitit States wi Wyoming heichlichtit
Offeecial leid Inglis
Demonym Wyomingite
(an lairgest ceety)
Lairgest metro Cheyenne Metro Area
Aurie Ranked 10t
 • Tot 97,814 sq mi
(253,348 km2)
 • Width 360 miles (581 km)
 • Lenth 280 miles (450 km)
 • % watter 0.7
 • Latitude 41°N tae 45°N
 • Longitude 104°3'W tae 111°3'W
Population Ranked 50t
 • Tot 586,107 (2015 estimate); 563,626 (2010 census)[1]
 • Density 5.97/sq mi  (2.31/km2)
Ranked 49t
 • Heichest pynt Gannett Peak[2][3][4]
13,809 ft (4209.1 m)
 • Mean 6,700 ft  (2040 m)
 • Lawest pynt Belle Fourche River at Sooth Dakota border[3][4]
3,101 ft (945 m)
Afore statehuid Wyoming Territory
Admission to Union 10 Julie 1890 (44t)
Govrenor Matt Mead (R)
Legislatur Wyoming Legislature
 • Upper hoose Senate
 • Lawer hoose House of Representatives
U.S. Senators Mike Enzi (R)
John Barrasso (R)
U.S. Hoose delegation Cynthia Lummis (R) (leet)
Time zone Moontain: UTC -7/-6
ISO 3166 US-WY
Abbreviations WY,
Wyoming state seembols
Flag of Wyoming.svg
Seal of Wyoming.svg
Ainimal an Plant insignia
Bird(s) Western meadowlark (Sturnella neglecta)
Fish Cutthroat trout (Oncorhynchus clarki)
Flouer(s) Wyoming Indian paintbrush (Castilleja linariifolia)
Grass Western wheatgrass (Pascopyrum smithii)
Mammal(s) American bison (Bison bison)
Reptile Horned lizard (Phrynosoma douglassi brevirostre)
Tree Plains cottonwood (Populus sargentii)
Inanimate insignia
Dinosaur Triceratops
Fossil Knightia
Mineral Nephrite
Motto Equal Rights
Sile Forkwood (unoffeecial)
Sang(s) "Wyoming" bi Charles E. Winter & George E. Knapp
Route merker(s)
Wyoming Route Merker
State Quarter
Quarter of Wyoming
Released in 2007
Leets o Unitit States state seembols

Wyoming is the 10t lairgest, but the least populous an the seicont least densely populatit o the 50 Unitit States. The wastren twa-thirds o the state is covered maistly wi the muntain ranges an rangelands in the fuithills o the eastren Rocky Moontains, whilk the eastren third o the state is heich elevation prairie kent as the High Plains. Cheyenne is the caipital an the mist populous ceety in Wyoming, wi a population estimate o 62,448 in 2013.


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