Niobrara County, Wyoming
Niobrara County is a county in the U.S. state of Wyoming. As of the 2010 United States Census, 2,484 people lived there. Its county seat is Lusk. Its eastern boundary abuts the west lines of the states of Nebraska and South Dakota.
Stagecoach Museum in Lusk.
Location within the U.S. state of Wyoming
Wyoming's location within the U.S.
|Founded||February 21, 1911 (authorized)|
|Named for||Niobrara River|
|• Total||2,628 sq mi (6,810 km2)|
|• Land||2,626 sq mi (6,800 km2)|
|• Water||1.9 sq mi (5 km2) 0.07%%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||0.9/sq mi (0.3/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−7 (Mountain)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−6 (MDT)|
Niobrara County was created on February 21, 1911.
- "State & County QuickFacts". US Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 6, 2011. Retrieved January 25, 2014.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved June 7, 2011.
- Long, John H., ed. (2004). "Wyoming: Individual County Chronologies". Wyoming Atlas of Historical County Boundaries. The Newberry Library. Retrieved August 19, 2015.
- Urbanek, Mae (1988). Wyoming Place Names. Missoula MT: Mountain Press Pub. Co. ISBN 0-87842-204-8.
- "2010 Census Gazetteer Files". US Census Bureau. August 22, 2012. Retrieved August 18, 2015.
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