Niobrara County

Niobrara County, Wyoming

424 S Elm St PO Box 420
Lusk, WY 82225
Phone: (307) 334-2211
Fax: (307) 334-3013
www.newedc.net/niobrara/index.htm

On the central eastern border of WY, east of Casper, created Feb 14, 1911 from Converse County. Name Origin: For the Niobrara River, which flows through the county, or for the Niobrara Indian tribe; from an Omaha-Poca Indian word ni obthantha ko 'spreading water river.'

Area (sq mi):: 2627.90 (land 2625.81; water 2.09) Population per square mile: 0.90
Population 2005: 2,286 State rank: 23 Population change: 2000-20005 -5.00%; 1990-2000 -3.70% Population 2000: 2,407 (White 97.10%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.70%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 42.80
Income 2000: per capita $15,757; median household $29,701; Population below poverty level: 13.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,588-$30,241
Unemployment (2004): 3.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.50% Median travel time to work: 14.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 7.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Wyoming Virtual Academy is a program of the Niobrara County School District #1.
In Niobrara County, Wyoming, the Prairie Falcon 3H was recently drilled to a total measured depth of 12,120 feet, including a 4,185 foot lateral, and completed with a 15-stage fracture stimulation in the Niobrara formation.
Wyoming Virtual Academy is a statewide distance learning program offered by Niobrara County School District #1 and is tuition-free for Wyoming students.
In Niobrara County, Wyoming, the Prairie Falcon 3H is currently drilling the lateral at a total measured depth of 10,500 feet towards a total measured depth of 12,125 feet, including an estimated 4,500 foot lateral.
Pink Sheets: GSRE) has executed an agreement to acquire ownership in a producing oil well in Niobrara County, Wyoming.
the "Partnership") (NASDAQ:BBEP) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire oil properties in Niobrara County, Wyoming for $58.
The Krejci 3-29 well, located in Niobrara County, Wyoming, is the first of two currently planned wells to be drilled in the Krecji AMI project area where American controls an approximate 90% working interest in over 63,000 gross acres.
is announcing a five-year partnership with Niobrara County School District #1 to the be the curriculum and school services provider to the Wyoming Virtual Academy (WYVA), the state's first online public school for students in kindergarten through high school.
The Company recently reported that it has signed an agreement for a private company to initiate drilling at the Company's Krejci project in Niobrara County, Wyoming.
The Company's additional focus is the optimal exploitation and development of approximately 1,200 acres known as the West Ant Hills Prospect located in Niobrara County Wyoming.
The Company also has signed an agreement for a private company to drill either two horizontal or four vertical wells to test the Mowry formation in the Company's Krejci acreage area in Niobrara County, Wyoming.
In additional news, American and its partners, Tower Colombia Corp and North Finn LLC, have signed a Farmout Agreement to earn an 80% working interest (40% to American) in the Cow Creek School Prospect located in Niobrara County, Wyoming.