Crook County, Wyoming

Crook County: County in the northeastern corner of Wyoming, United States


Crook County is a county located in the U.S. state of Wyoming. As of the 2010 census, the population was 7,083 and a population density of 1 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 7,593 inhabitants. Its county seat is Sundance. The county was created 148 years ago in 1874.

Crook County locator map
Location of Crook County on Wyoming map.

Quick Facts about Crook County

Population : 7,593 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Wyoming (United States)
Different from : Crook County
Area : 7435 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.4%
Land as percent of area : 99.6%
Named for : George Crook
Capital : Sundance
Establishment : January 01, 1875
Time Zone : America/Denver
Local time : 16:11:06 (3rd December 2023)
Density : 1 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 6.72% (2010-2020)
Weather : 26℉ Chance Snow Showers 7-days weather
Devils Tower in Wyoming image
Devils Tower in Wyoming
Devils Tower in Wyoming image


Crook County is located at 44°35'19"N 104°34'12"W (44.5886000, -104.5699400). It has 6 neighbors: Campbell County, Carter County, Powder River County, Butte County, Lawrence County and Weston County.

Crook County map

Crook County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Crook County.

City Name Population Title
Sundance 1,296 Town in Crook County, Wyoming, United States
Moorcroft 1,084 Town of the United States
Pine Haven 559 Town in Crook County, Wyoming, United States
Hulett 426 Town in Crook County, Wyoming, United States


Crook County forecast: A chance of snow showers between 11pm and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Wind chill values as low as 14. Southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. more

Crook County has 6 neighbours.

  • Sundance


The population of Crook County increased by 6.72% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,083 - census
2011 7,118 0.49% estimation process
2012 7,139 0.29% estimation process
2013 7,149 0.14% estimation process
2014 7,234 1.18% estimation process
2015 7,435 2.7% estimation process
2016 7,499 0.85% estimation process
2017 7,397 -1.38% estimation process
2018 7,445 0.64% estimation process
2019 7,584 1.83% estimation process
2020 7,593 0.12% estimation process

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People born in Crook County (1)

American judge Rodney M. Guthrie was born in Crook County

Other places with the same name (2)

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Casper 58,498 The most populous city in Natrona County, Wyoming.
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Rock Springs 22,943 City in Sweetwater County, Wyoming, United States
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