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Wyoming Town For Sale

The entire town of Buford, Wyoming, is for sale. Despite what the picture shows (it’s from 2006), there is only one resident. Don Sammons is retiring, so several buildings, ten acres of land, a zip code, and a high-altitude view are all going on the auction block. Bidding will start at $100,000, which sounds like [...]

Buford, Wyoming Population 1

Buford was formed in 1866 as military outpost “Fort Sanders”, to protect workers building a railroad. It was once home to 2000 people and the town was named Buford after Civil War general John Buford following the opening. When Don Sammons moved to Buford, Wyoming it was a booming metropolis of 7 residents. Today Don is [...]