Wyoming is a western U.S. state defined by vast plains and the Rocky Mountains. Its famed Yellowstone National Park, a nearly 3,500-sq.-mile wilderness recreation area, is home to hundreds of animal species, dramatic canyons and alpine rivers. The park's gushing geysers include the iconic Old Faithful. To the south is Grand Teton National Park, known for backcountry skiing areas, forested trails and Snake River.
State Capital: Cheyenne.
Wyoming joined the union on 10th July 1890 as the 44th state. AS the 9th largest state in the United States, Wyoming shares boundaries with 6 other Mountain and Great Plains states. Wyoming borders Montana to the north and northwest, Colorado to the south, Nebraska and South Dakota to the east, Idaho to the west and Utah to the southwest. The state capital of Wyoming is Cheyenne which is situated in the southeastern part of the state.
The name "Wyoming" comes from a Delaware word which means "land of vast plains" which accurately describes Wyoming's spacious natural landscape and is home to as many pronghorns as people.
Wyoming's residents are scattered across the plains in various small farming towns and ranches and mining communities. The residents of Wyoming also enjoy unparalleled outdoor recreational activities.
Every year, millions of people visit Wyoming's Grand Teton and Yellowstone national parks. Wyoming also has a low pollution and low crime rate. Wyoming has a nickname - The Equality State as Wyoming was the first state in the United States to provide a constitution that granted women the right to vote.
The Main Cities in Wyoming
Below are the largest cities in the state of Wyoming and the number of people inhabiting them according to the 2010 national census:
1. Cheyenne - 59,466
2. Casper - 55,316
3. Laramie - 30,816
4. Gillette - 29,087
5. Rock Springs - 23,036
Famous Landmarks in Wyoming
Below are some of Wyoming’s most visited landmarks:
-Yellowstone National Park, America's first national park, attracts over three million visitors annually with its 3,500 square miles of wilderness, geothermal phenomena, and wildlife. Most of the park sits on top of a slumbering volcano, and it boasts more geysers and hot springs — including the famous Old Faithful — than any other place on earth. Don't miss checking out the incredible Morning Glory Pool.
Tallest Buildings in Wyoming
Below are the tallest buildings in Wyoming:
-White Hall is a dormitory building at the University of Wyoming in Laramie. It is also the tallest building in the state at 12 stories and 200 feet tall.
1.White Hall (12 stories; 200 feet)
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