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Carbon County, Wyoming
Map
Map of Wyoming highlighting Carbon County
Location in the state of Wyoming
Map of the USA highlighting Wyoming
Wyoming's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded December 16, 1868
Seat Rawlins
Largest City Rawlins
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

7,964 sq mi (20,627 km²)
7,898 sq mi (20,456 km²)
66 sq mi (171 km²), 0.8%
PopulationEst.
 - (2016)
 - Density

15,618
2.0/sq mi (1/km²)
Time zone Mountain: UTC-7/-6
Website: www.carbonwy.com
Named for: Coal deposits
County flag Flag of Carbon County, Wyoming

Carbon County is a county in the U.S. state of Wyoming. As of the 2010 census, 15,885 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is Rawlins.[2] Its south border abuts the north line of Colorado. The county was formed in 1868.

Communities

City

Towns

Census-designated places

Unincorporated communities

  • Leo
  • McFadden
  • Muddy Gap
  • Savery
  • Walcott
  • Woodedge

References

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". US Census Bureau. http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/56/56007.html. Retrieved January 25, 2014. 
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. https://web.archive.org/web/20110531210815/http://www.naco.org/Counties/Pages/FindACounty.aspx. Retrieved June 7, 2011. 

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