Wyoming

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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 leidInglis
DemonymWyomingite
Caipital
(an lairgest ceety)
Cheyenne
Lairgest metroCheyenne Metro Area
AurieRanked 10t
 • Tot97,814 sq mi
(253,348 km2)
 • Width360 miles (581 km)
 • Lenth280 miles (450 km)
 • % watter0.7
 • Latitude41°N tae 45°N
 • Longitude104°3'W tae 111°3'W
PopulationRanked 50t
 • Tot586,107 (2015 estimate); 563,626 (2010 census)[1]
 • Density5.97/sq mi  (2.31/km2)
Ranked 49t
Elevation
 • Heichest pyntGannett Peak[2][3][4]
13,809 ft (4209.1 m)
 • Mean6,700 ft  (2040 m)
 • Lawest pyntBelle Fourche River at Sooth Dakota border[3][4]
3,101 ft (945 m)
Afore statehuidWyoming Territory
Admission to Union10 Julie 1890 (44t)
GovrenorMatt Mead (R)
LegislaturWyoming Legislature
 • Upper hooseSenate
 • Lawer hooseHouse of Representatives
U.S. SenatorsMike Enzi (R)
John Barrasso (R)
U.S. Hoose delegationCynthia Lummis (R) (leet)
Time zoneMoontain: UTC -7/-6
ISO 3166US-WY
AbbreviationsWY,
Wabsteidwyoming.gov
Wyoming state seembols
Flag of Wyoming.svg
Seal of Wyoming.svg
Ainimal an Plant insignia
Bird(s)Western meadowlark (Sturnella neglecta)
FishCutthroat trout (Oncorhynchus clarki)
Flouer(s)Wyoming Indian paintbrush (Castilleja linariifolia)
GrassWestern wheatgrass (Pascopyrum smithii)
Mammal(s)American bison (Bison bison)
ReptileHorned lizard (Phrynosoma douglassi brevirostre)
TreePlains cottonwood (Populus sargentii)
Inanimate insignia
DinosaurTriceratops
FossilKnightia
MineralNephrite
MottoEqual Rights
SileForkwood (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 Listeni/wˈmɪŋ/ is a state in the moontain region o the Wastren Unitit States.

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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  1. "Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for the United States, Regions, States, and Puerto Rico: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015" (CSV). U.S. Census Bureau. December 26, 2015. Retrieved December 26, 2015.[deid airtin]
  2. "Gannett Peak Cairn". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved October 24, 2011.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Elevations and Distances in the United States". United States Geological Survey. 2001. Retrieved October 24, 2011.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Elevation adjusted to North American Vertical Datum of 1988.

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