Clear Creek County

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Clear Creek County, Colorado

PO Box 2000
Georgetown, CO 80444
Phone: (303) 679-2312
Fax: (303) 679-2440

In north-central CO, west of Denver; original county, organized Nov 1, 1861 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For the name of a stream in the county, which was originally called Vasquez Fork, but present name adopted by 1860

Area (sq mi):: 396.46 (land 395.45; water 1.01) Population per square mile: 23.30
Population 2005: 9,197 State rank: 39 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.30%; 1990-2000 22.40% Population 2000: 9,322 (White 94.00%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 3.90%; Asian 0.40%; Other 2.90%). Foreign born: 1.90%. Median age: 40.20
Income 2000: per capita $28,160; median household $50,997; Population below poverty level: 5.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $34,449-$42,225
Unemployment (2004): 5.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 32.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 56.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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It started in 2012 with the restructuring of the Clear Creek County Tourism Bureau and the requirement that all members had to be somehow involved in the tourism industry.
In Idaho Springs, drop by Clear Creek County Tourism (2060 Miner; 800/882-5278 or 303/567-4660).
Bob Exum, Sales Engineer for Clear Channel Satellite stated, "The system Clear Channel Satellite has developed for the Clear Creek County Sheriff will assist deputies in responding to, and managing incidents throughout their county and, for the first time, it will allow for critical communications from difficult areas where it was never available before.
Mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on November 18, 2015, from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at the Clear Creek County offices located at 405 Argentine Street, Georgetown, CO 80444.
Rescuers battled against severe conditions to reach the group after one of the party survived the snow slide and managed to burrow out and call for help, said Clear Creek County Sheriff Don Krueger.
Includes Adams County, Arapahoe County, Broomfield County, Clear Creek County, Denver County, Douglas County, Elbert County, Gilpin County, Jefferson County and Park County.
Even the easy things that Clear Creek County is now agreeing to--a climbing lane at Georgetown, straightening and triple laning of portions of the interstate, among other things--lack clear funding sources.
The women are being held in the Clear Creek County Jail facing two federal charges: injury, interference or obstruction of the national defense of the United States, which carries up to 20 years imprisonment and up to a $250,000 fine, and injury of property of the United States, with a maximum penalty of 10 years imprisonment, and up to a $250,000 fine.
To commemorate the Loop's season opening and the area's history, riders can also enjoy the Clear Creek County Railroad & Mining Days festival the same weekend in Idaho Springs, Georgetown, Empire and Silver Plume.
Franklin Mining has decided that because of the ever increasing value of Ore, that it is supremely advantageous at this time to execute on the opportunity to develop the Company's mining property in Clear Creek County, Colorado.
Clear Creek County offices (CLOSED with the exception of central personnel)