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Encyclopedia > Converse County, Wyoming
Converse County, Wyoming
[[Image:|100px|Seal of Converse County, Wyoming]]
Seal
Map
[[Image:|250px|Map of Wyoming highlighting Converse County]]
Location in the state of Wyoming
Statistics
Formed 1888
Seat Douglas
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

11,047 km² (4,265 mi²)

27 km² (10 mi²) 0.24%
Population
 - (2000)
 -
({{{census estimate yr}}})
 -
Density

12,052
1/km² 
Website: conversecounty.org

Converse County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. As of 2000, the population is 12,052. Its county seat is Douglas6. Seal on envelope A seal is an impression printed on, embossed upon, or affixed to a document (or any other object) in order to authenticate it, in lieu of or in addition to a signature. ... 1888 is a leap year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar). ... A county seat is an administrative center for a county. ... Douglas is a city located in Converse County, Wyoming. ... -1... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A square mile is an Imperial unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (5,280 feet, 1,760 yards, 1,609. ... The Twenty-second United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13. ... The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Density (symbol: ρ - Greek: rho) is a measure of mass per unit of volume. ... Originally, in continental Europe, a county was the land under the jurisdiction of a count. ... A state of the United States (U.S. state) is any one of the fifty states, four of which officially favor the term commonwealth which, along with the District of Columbia, form the United States of America. ... Official language(s) English Capital Cheyenne Largest city Cheyenne Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 10th 253,554 km² 450 km 580 km 0. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... A county seat is an administrative center for a county. ... Douglas is a city located in Converse County, Wyoming. ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ...

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History

Converse County was organized in 1888. 1888 is a leap year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar). ...


Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 11,047 km² (4,265 mi²). 11,020 km² (4,255 mi²) of it is land and 27 km² (10 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.24% water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A square mile is an Imperial unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (5,280 feet, 1,760 yards, 1,609. ...


Demographics

As of the census2 of 2000, there are 12,052 people, 4,694 households, and 3,407 families residing in the county. The population density is 1/km² (3/mi²). There are 5,669 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (1/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 94.72% White, 0.15% Black or African American, 0.91% Native American, 0.27% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 2.46% from other races, and 1.47% from two or more races. 5.48% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There are 4,694 households out of which 36.50% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.60% are married couples living together, 8.40% have a female householder with no husband present, and 27.40% are non-families. 23.40% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.00% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.55 and the average family size is 3.01. The examples and perspective in this article may not represent a worldwide view. ...


In the county the population is spread out with 28.50% under the age of 18, 7.00% from 18 to 24, 28.10% from 25 to 44, 25.40% from 45 to 64, and 11.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 99.40 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 96.40 males.


The median income for a household in the county is $39,603, and the median income for a family is $45,905. Males have a median income of $36,443 versus $19,032 for females. The per capita income for the county is $18,744. 11.60% of the population and 9.20% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 15.70% of those under the age of 18 and 9.70% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population living in poverty The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Cities and towns

Douglas is a city located in Converse County, Wyoming. ... Esterbrook is a census-designated place located in Converse County, Wyoming. ... Glenrock is a town located in Converse County, Wyoming. ... Lost Springs is a town located in Converse County, Wyoming. ... Rolling Hills is a town in Converse County, Wyoming. ...

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State of Wyoming
Governors Image File history File links Flag_of_Wyoming. ... Official language(s) English Capital Cheyenne Largest city Cheyenne Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 10th 253,554 km² 450 km 580 km 0. ... List of Wyoming Governors Francis E. Warren Republican 1890 Amos W. Barber Republican 1890-1893 John E. Osborne Democratic 1893-1895 William A. Richards Republican 1895-1899 DeForest Richards Republican 1899-1903 Fenimore Chatterton Republican 1903-1905 Bryant B. Brooks Republican 1905-1911 Joseph M. Carey Democratic 1911-1915 John...

State capital:

Cheyenne Motto: Nickname: Map Political Statistics Founded 1867 Incorporated County Laramie County Borough {{{borough}}} Parrish {{{parrish}}} Mayor Jack R. Spiker Geographic Statistics Area  - Total  - Land  - Water 57. ...

Regions:

Powder River Country The Powder River Country is depicted in red on a map of the western United States The Powder River Country refers to an area of the Great Plains in northeastern Wyoming in the United States. ...

Major cities:

Buffalo | Casper | Cheyenne | Evanston | Gillette | Green River | Jackson | Laramie | Riverton | Rock Springs | Sheridan | Buffalo is a city located in Johnson County, Wyoming. ... Downtown Casper Casper is a city located in Natrona County, Wyoming. ... Motto: Nickname: Map Political Statistics Founded 1867 Incorporated County Laramie County Borough {{{borough}}} Parrish {{{parrish}}} Mayor Jack R. Spiker Geographic Statistics Area  - Total  - Land  - Water 57. ... Evanston is a city located in Uinta County, Wyoming. ... Gillette is a city located in Campbell County, Wyoming. ... Green River is a city located in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. ... Jackson is a town located in the Jackson Hole valley of Teton County, Wyoming. ... Downtown Laramie Laramie is a city located in Albany County, Wyoming. ... Riverton is a city located in Fremont County, Wyoming. ... Rock Springs is a city located in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. ... Sheridan is a city located in Sheridan County, Wyoming. ...

Counties:

Albany | Big Horn | Campbell | Carbon | Converse | Crook | Fremont | Goshen | Hot Springs | Johnson | Laramie | Lincoln | Natrona | Niobrara | Park | Platte | Sheridan | Sublette | Sweetwater | Teton | Uinta | Washakie | Weston Albany County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Big Horn County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Campbell County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Carbon County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Crook County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Fremont County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Goshen County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Hot Springs County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Johnson County is a county located in the north central of the state of Wyoming. ... Laramie County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Lincoln County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Image:Map of Wyoming highlighting Natrona County. ... Niobrara County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Park County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Platte County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Sheridan County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Sublette County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Sweetwater County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Teton County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Uinta County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Washakie County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Weston County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ...


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Converse County Real Estate, Converse County Homes for Sale, and Condos (224 words)
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Converse County, Wyoming - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (382 words)
Converse County is a county located in the state of Wyoming.
In the county the population is spread out with 28.50% under the age of 18, 7.00% from 18 to 24, 28.10% from 25 to 44, 25.40% from 45 to 64, and 11.00% who are 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the county is $39,603, and the median income for a family is $45,905.
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