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# Wyoming

State of Wyoming
Nickname(s):
Motto(s):
Anthem: "Wyoming"
Map of the United States with Wyoming highlighted
CountryUnited States
Before statehoodWyoming Territory
Admitted to the UnionJuly 10, 1890 (44th)
Capital
Cheyenne
Largest metroCheyenne Metro Area
Government
• Governor
• Secretary of State
LegislatureWyoming Legislature
• Upper houseSenate
• Lower houseHouse of Representatives
U.S. senators
U.S. House delegationLiz Cheney (R) (list)
Area
• Total97,914[1] sq mi (253,600 km2)
Area rank10th
Elevation
6,700 ft (2,040 m)
Highest elevation13,809 ft (4,209.1 m)
Lowest elevation3,101 ft (945 m)
Population
(2019)
• Total578,759
• Rank50th
• Density5.97/sq mi (2.31/km2)
• Density rank49th
• Median household income

## References

1. "Wyoming Facts and Symbols". State of Wyoming. 2013. Archived from the original on September 20, 2016. Retrieved October 12, 2016.
2. "Gannett Peak Cairn". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved October 24, 2011.
3. "Elevations and Distances in the United States". United States Geological Survey. 2001. Archived from the original on July 22, 2012. Retrieved October 24, 2011.
4. Elevation adjusted to North American Vertical Datum of 1988.
5. "Median Annual Household Income". Retrieved December 9, 2016.