Rock Springs Sweetwater County, Wyoming

Rock Springs: City in Sweetwater County, Wyoming, United States

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About

Rock Springs is a city located in the county of Sweetwater in the U.S. state of Wyoming. Its population at the 2010 census was 23,036 and a population density of 460 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 22,943 inhabitants.

The city was created 133 years ago in 1887.

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Geography

Rock Springs is located at 41°35'15"N 109°12'10"W (41.5874600, -109.2029000).

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Weather

Rock Springs forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. more

Rock Springs Quick Facts

Population : 22,943 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Wyoming (United States)
County : Sweetwater County
Postal code : 82901, 82902, 82942
Phone Area Codes : 307
Area : 50.1 km2
Altitude : 6,388 feet / 1947 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1888 (133 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Denver
Local time : 18:55:45 (23rd October 2021)
Density : 458 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.41% (2010-2020)
Weather : 32℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Rock Springs decreased by 0.41% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 23,036 - census
2011 23,339 1.3% estimation process
2012 23,911 2.39% estimation process
2013 24,070 0.66% estimation process
2014 23,949 -0.51% estimation process
2015 23,964 0.06% estimation process
2016 23,718 -1.04% estimation process
2017 23,294 -1.82% estimation process
2018 22,927 -1.6% estimation process
2019 22,653 -1.21% estimation process
2020 22,943 1.26% estimation process

Rock Springs zip code is 82901. County name: Sweetwater, County fips: 56037

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Local Places in Rock Springs

1 Rock Springs City Hall
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Address: 212 D St, Rock Springs, WY 82901 ➦ Show Map

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Rock Springs City Hall
2 Rock Springs City Attorney

Address: 212 D St, Rock Springs, WY 82901 ➦ Show Map

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People born in Rock Springs (31)

People born in Rock Springs, including politician Edward D. Crippa, football player Boyd Dowler, film actor Mickey Daniels, you can see a list of people who born in Rock Springs.

  • Paul Gosar (American politician and dentist) he was born in 22/11/1958
  • Teno Roncalio (American politician) he was born in 23/03/1916
  • Adam Archuleta (American football player) he was born in 27/11/1977
  • Abby Norman (Beauty contestant) she was born in 11/01/1984
  • Florabel Muir (American journalist) she was born in 06/05/1889
  • Jack Snow (American football player (1943-2006)) he was born in 25/01/1943
  • Joe Legerski (American basketball coach) he was born in 24/07/1957
  • John Frullo (Certified Public Accountant) he was born in 01/08/1962
  • Lloyd Jones Mills (US Navy officer) he was born in 03/07/1917
  • Paul Kos (American conceptual artist, sculptor, video artist) he was born in 23/12/1942
  • Rae Lynn Job (American politician) she was born in 02/05/1948
  • Todd Parr (American writer (born 1962)) he was born in 09/07/1962
  • Tony Berti (American football player) he was born in 21/06/1972
  • Joe Aguirre (American football player (1918-1985)) he was born in 17/10/1918
  • John Bugas (American automotive industry executive) he was born in 26/04/1908
  • Joseph M. Barbuto (American politician) he was born in 15/08/1983
  • Don Kopp (American politician) he was born in 19/04/1942
  • Paul Brothers (American football player) he was born in 18/04/1945

Schools in Rock Springs

College & universities near Rock Springs, WY

Code Name City ZIP
240693 Western Wyoming Community College Rock Springs (WY) 82901

Post offices near Rock Springs

Post Office Name City ZIP
Rock Spring Post Office Rock Springs (WY) 82901
Green River Post Office Green River (WY) 82935
Superior Post Office Superior (WY) 82945
Little America Post Office Little America (WY) 82929
Farson Post Office Farson (WY) 82932

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Sweetwater County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Sweetwater County , WY.

City Name Population Title
Green River 11,788 River in Wyoming, Utah, and Colorado, in the United States, that is a tributary of the Colorado River
North Rock Springs 2,207 Census-designated place in Sweetwater County, Wyoming
Wamsutter 467 Town of the United States
Superior 312 Town of the United States
Granger 128 Town in Wyoming
Bairoil 97 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Rock Springs distances to largest Wyoming cities