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Encyclopedia > Crook County, Wyoming
Crook County, Wyoming
Map
Map of Wyoming highlighting Crook County
Location in the state of Wyoming
Map of the USA highlighting Wyoming
Wyoming's location in the USA
Statistics
Formed 1875
Seat Sundance
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

7,435 km² (2,871 mi²)
 sq mi ( km²)
31 km² (12 mi²), 0.42%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

5,887
1/km² 
Buffalo on the range in Crook County, Wyoming
Buffalo on the range in Crook County, Wyoming

Crook County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wyoming. As of 2005, United States Census Bureau estimates that the population is 6,182, up from 5,887 in 2000. Its county seat is Sundance6. Image File history File links Map_of_Wyoming_highlighting_Crook_County. ... Official language(s) English Capital Cheyenne Largest city Cheyenne Area  Ranked 10th  - Total 97,818 sq mi (253,348 km²)  - Width 280 miles (450 km)  - Length 360 miles (580 km)  - % water 0. ... Image File history File links Map_of_USA_WY.svg‎ File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Wyoming Sublette County, Wyoming Johnson County, Wyoming Weston County, Wyoming Washakie County, Wyoming Uinta County, Wyoming Teton County, Wyoming Sweetwater County, Wyoming Sheridan... 1875 (MDCCCLXXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... Sundance is a town located in Crook County, Wyoming. ... Area is a physical quantity expressing the size of a part of a surface. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ... 2000 US Census logo The Twenty-Second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and 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. ... Population density by country, 2006 Population density is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume. ... Image File history File links CrookCoWY.jpg‎ File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Crook County, Wyoming ... Image File history File links CrookCoWY.jpg‎ File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Crook County, Wyoming ... A county is generally a sub-unit of regional self-government within a sovereign jurisdiction. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Chief Justice Associate Justices Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures State Courts Counties, Cities, and Towns Other countries Politics Portal      A state of the United States is any one of the fifty subnational entities of the... Official language(s) English Capital Cheyenne Largest city Cheyenne Area  Ranked 10th  - Total 97,818 sq mi (253,348 km²)  - Width 280 miles (450 km)  - Length 360 miles (580 km)  - % water 0. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... Sundance is a town located in Crook County, Wyoming. ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of encyclopedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ...

Contents

History

Crook County was organized in 1875. 1875 (MDCCCLXXV) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ...


Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 7,435 km² (2,871 mi²). 7,404 km² (2,859 mi²) of it is land and 31 km² (12 mi²) of it (0.42%) is water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ...


Adjacent counties

Campbell County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Weston County is a county located in the state of Wyoming. ... Lawrence County is a county located in the state of South Dakota. ... Butte County is a county located in the state of South Dakota. ... Carter County is a county located in the state of Montana. ... Powder River County is a county located in the state of Montana. ...

Demographics

As of the census2 of 2000, there were 5,887 people, 2,308 households, and 1,645 families residing in the county. The population density was 1/km² (2/mi²). There were 2,935 housing units at an average density of 0/km² (1/mi²). The racial makeup of the county was 97.86% White, 0.05% Black or African American, 1.02% Native American, 0.07% Asian, 0.25% from other races, and 0.75% from two or more races. 0.92% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. 1870 US Census for New York City 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 encyclopedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... Race, as defined by the United States Census Bureau and the Federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB), is a self-identification data item in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify. ... Race, as defined by the United States Census Bureau and the Federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB), is a self-identification data item in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify. ... Race, as defined by the United States Census Bureau and the Federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB), is a self-identification data item in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify. ... Race, as defined by the United States Census Bureau and the Federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB), is a self-identification data item in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify. ... Race, as defined by the United States Census Bureau and the Federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB), is a self-identification data item in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify. ... Race, as defined by the United States Census Bureau and the Federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB), is a self-identification data item in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify. ... Race, as defined by the United States Census Bureau and the Federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB), is a self-identification data item in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify. ... Race, as defined by the United States Census Bureau and the Federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB), is a self-identification data item in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify. ...


There were 2,308 households out of which 32.30% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.30% were married couples living together, 5.40% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.70% were non-families. Of all unmarried partner households, 86.5 percent were heterosexual, 11.5 percent were same-sex male, and 2.1 percent were same-sex female. Matrimony redirects here. ...


24.90% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.30% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.51 and the average family size was 3.01.


In the county the population was spread out with 26.90% under the age of 18, 6.60% from 18 to 24, 24.60% from 25 to 44, 27.20% from 45 to 64, and 14.70% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 102.40 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.80 males.


The median income for a household in the county was $35,601, and the median income for a family was $43,105. Males had a median income of $34,483 versus $18,967 for females, indicating a relatively high level of income inequality based on gender. The per capita income for the county was $17,379. About 7.8% of families and 9.10% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.90% of those under age 18 and 11.80% of those age 65 or over. 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 who have an income below the national poverty line 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

Hulett is a town located in Crook County, Wyoming. ... Moorcroft is a town located in Crook County, Wyoming. ... Pine Haven is a town located in Crook County, Wyoming. ... Sundance is a town located in Crook County, Wyoming. ...

External link

  • National Register of Historic Places listing for Crook Co., Wyoming
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 Topics 

Governors  Geography  Government  Economy  History  Image File history File links Flag_of_Wyoming. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Chief Justice Associate Justices Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures State Courts Counties, Cities, and Towns Other countries Politics Portal      A state of the United States is any one of the fifty subnational entities of the... Official language(s) English Capital Cheyenne Largest city Cheyenne Area  Ranked 10th  - Total 97,818 sq mi (253,348 km²)  - Width 280 miles (450 km)  - Length 360 miles (580 km)  - % water 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... Official language(s) English Capital Cheyenne Largest city Cheyenne Area  Ranked 10th  - Total 97,818 sq mi (253,348 km²)  - Width 280 miles (450 km)  - Length 360 miles (580 km)  - % water 0. ... Official language(s) English Capital Cheyenne Largest city Cheyenne Area  Ranked 10th  - Total 97,818 sq mi (253,348 km²)  - Width 280 miles (450 km)  - Length 360 miles (580 km)  - % water 0. ... Official language(s) English Capital Cheyenne Largest city Cheyenne Area  Ranked 10th  - Total 97,818 sq mi (253,348 km²)  - Width 280 miles (450 km)  - Length 360 miles (580 km)  - % water 0. ... Official language(s) English Capital Cheyenne Largest city Cheyenne Area  Ranked 10th  - Total 97,818 sq mi (253,348 km²)  - Width 280 miles (450 km)  - Length 360 miles (580 km)  - % water 0. ...

 Capital 

Cheyenne Independence Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, site of first U.S. capital. ... Location in Wyoming Coordinates: County Laramie County Founded 1867 Mayor Jack R. Spiker Area    - City 57. ...

 Regions 

Grand Teton | Powder River Country | Yellowstone This list of regions of the United States includes official (governmental) and non-official areas within the borders of the United States, not including U.S. states, the federal district of Washington, D.C. or standard subentities such as cities or counties. ... Grand Teton is the highest mountain within Grand Teton National Park. ... 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. ... Yellowstone National Park is a U.S. National Park located in the states of Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming. ...

 Cities 

Buffalo • Casper • Cheyenne • Evanston • Gillette • Green River • Jackson • Laramie • Riverton • Rock Springs • Sheridan A city is an urban area, differentiated from a town, village, or hamlet by size, population density, importance, or legal status. ... Buffalo is a city located in Johnson County, Wyoming. ... Downtown Casper Casper is a city located in Natrona County, Wyoming. ... Location in Wyoming Coordinates: County Laramie County Founded 1867 Mayor Jack R. Spiker Area    - City 57. ... Evanston is a city in Uinta County, Wyoming, United States. ... Gillette is a city located in Campbell County, Wyoming. ... Green River is a city in southwestern Wyoming in Sweetwater County. ... Jackson is a town located in the Jackson Hole valley of Teton County, Wyoming. ... Downtown Laramie Laramie is the county seat of Albany County in the U.S. state of Wyoming. ... Riverton is a city located in Fremont County, Wyoming. ... Rock Springs is a city in Sweetwater County, Wyoming, United States. ... Sheridan is a city in Sheridan County, Wyoming, United States. ...

 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 List of 23 counties in the U.S. state of Wyoming: Categories: | ... 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. ... Converse 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. ...


  Results from FactBites:
 
Crook County, Wyoming - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (456 words)
Crook County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wyoming.
In the county the population was spread out with 26.90% under the age of 18, 6.60% from 18 to 24, 24.60% from 25 to 44, 27.20% from 45 to 64, and 14.70% who were 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the county was $35,601, and the median income for a family was $43,105.
Pesticides - Crook County, Wyoming (243 words)
Pesticide sampling in Crook County was conducted in 2000-01.
The most commonly detected pesticide in Crook County (6 of 19 samples) was prometon, a non-selective herbicide (Meister, 1996).
Picloram was the pesticide detected at the highest concentration in Crook County ground water at 2.2 micrograms per liter (parts per billion).
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