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CountryUnited States
Admitted to the UnionJuly 10, 1890 (44th)
Largest cityCheyenne
Government
 • GovernorMatt Mead (R)
 • Upper house{{{Upperhouse}}}
 • Lower house{{{Lowerhouse}}}
U.S. senatorsJohn Barrasso (R)
Mike Enzi (R)
U.S. House delegationList
Population
 • Total563,626[1]
 • Density5.8/sq mi (2.2/km2)
Language
 • Official languageEnglish
Latitude41°N to 45°N
Longitude104°3'W to 111°3'W

Wyoming is a state in the western United States. Most of the state is in the Rocky Mountains, a large mountain range in the United States. Wyoming is the state with the fewest people in the U.S. with 576,412 people. Its capital and biggest city is Cheyenne. It touches Montana, South Dakota, Nebraska, Utah, Idaho, and Colorado.

Wyoming is known for many things including Yellowstone National Park, Cowboys, the Teton Mountains and coal.

Economy

Agriculture has always been an important part of the state economy of Wyoming. The main things grown in Wyoming is livestock (beef), hay, sugar beets, grain (wheat and barley), and wool.

In Wyoming, 91% of the land is rural.

The Gross state product for Wyoming was $27.4 billion in 2005.

Famous People from Wyoming

Cities and Towns in Wyoming

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