🇺🇸 Cheyenne, Wyoming is the capital and most populous city in Wyoming. It is the principal city of the Cheyenne, Wyoming, Metropolitan Statistical Area, which encompasses all of Laramie County.
Cheyenne is the northern terminus of the extensive Southern Rocky Mountain Front, which extends southward to Albuquerque, New Mexico, and includes the fast-growing Front Range Urban Corridor.
Some of the largest industries in Cheyenne are Professional Services (625),Entertainment Agencies & Bureaus (231), and Restaurants (220). Other businesses include Legal & Financial, Commercial & Industrial, Construction & Contractors, Community & Government, Business & Professional Services, Personal Care & Services, Health Care, Retail Stores, Personal Transportation, Eating & Drinking Places, Arts & Entertainment, Education, Travel & Public Transportation, Products, Sports & Recreation.
Cheyenne Regional Airport features daily, nonstop airline service on United Express to Denver International Airport. The Union Pacific and BNSF railroads intersect in Cheyenne. The city is home to a BNSF railyard, as well as the Union Pacific's roundhouse that hosts their steam program. UP's operational steam locomotives, 844 and 4014, reside in the steam shop, along with Challenger #3985 and DDA40X #6936.
Cheyenne was ranked #1029 by the Nomad List which evaluates and ranks remote work hubs by cost, internet, fun and safety. Cheyenne has a population of over 65,035 people. Cheyenne also forms part of the wider Cheyenne metropolitan area which has a population of over 99,500 people.
Twin Towns – Sister Cities Cheyenne's sister cities are: 🇺🇸 Bismarck, North Dakota, United States; 🇺🇸 Waimea, Hawaii County, Hawaii, United States; 🇺🇸 Lompoc, California, United States; 🇹🇳 Hammam Sousse, Tunisia; 🇫🇷 Lourdes, France; 🇹🇼 Taichung, Taiwan; 🇮🇹 Voghera, Italy; 🇬🇭 Accra, Ghana.