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Cheyenne, Wyoming
State Caipital
City of Cheyenne
Capitol Ave. in Downtown Cheyenne
Capitol Ave. in Downtown Cheyenne
Nickname(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
Kintra Unitit States
State Wyoming
Coonty Laramie
Foondit 1867
Govrenment
 • Mayor Richard Kaysen[1]
Aurie[2]
 • Ceety 63.79 km2 (24.63 sq mi)
 • Laund 63.51 km2 (24.52 sq mi)
 • Watter 0.28 km2 (0.11 sq mi)  0.45%
Elevation 1,848 m (6,062 ft)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Ceety 59,466
 • Estimate (2014)[4] 62,845
 • Rank US: 564t
 • Density 936.4/km2 (2,425.2/sq mi)
 • Urban 73,588 (US: 377t)
 • Metro 96,389 (US: 359t)
Time zone Moontain (UTC-7)
 • Simmer (DST) Moontain (UTC-6)
Aurie code(s) 307
FIPS code 56-13900[5]
GNIS feature ID 1609077[6]
Wabsteid www.cheyennecity.org
Most populous Wyoming City

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.

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  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. 
  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

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