Gilpin County

Gilpin County, Colorado

203 Eureka St
Central City, CO 80427
Phone: (303) 582-5321
Fax: (303) 582-3086

In central CO, west of Denver; original county; organized Nov 1, 1861 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Col. William Gilpin (1822-94), first territorial governor of CO (1861-62)

Area (sq mi):: 150.25 (land 149.87; water 0.39) Population per square mile: 32.90
Population 2005: 4,932 State rank: 50 Population change: 2000-20005 3.70%; 1990-2000 55.00% Population 2000: 4,757 (White 92.00%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 4.20%; Asian 0.70%; Other 4.40%). Foreign born: 3.40%. Median age: 38.30
Income 2000: per capita $26,148; median household $51,942; Population below poverty level: 4.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $34,222-$36,180
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.30% Median travel time to work: 34.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 59.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The ADA accessible new generation touch screens were very popular with Gilpin County voters young and old.
Jeanne Nicholson, an ardent supporter of public health and citizens of Colorado, and Colorado Senator for Gilpin County, moved legislation that supports the Community Oral Health Grants Program (SB13-261), held a Community Safety Forum in Conifer as well other local town meetings (e.
The district includes a wealthy residential and corporate tax base located primarily in Boulder County, but with a sizeable component in the City and County of Broomfield, and a small portion in Gilpin County.
Gilpin County had a total of 26 casinos in March 2013 and during the study period, there were a total of 16,636 ambulance calls in total: 10,105 from casinos, and 6,531 not from casinos.
Although employed by Jefferson County Public Health, Ann Marie Bailey's title is Gilpin County Public Health Coordinator where she works as the public health nurse for Gilpin County.
The National Trust for Historic Preservation and Scotchgard Protector, a product of Minnesota-based adhesives company 3M, have named the Central City Opera House in Gilpin County one of five national, historical treasures to receive professional cleaning and treatment with Scotchgard products to preserve and protect the buildings.
Includes Adams County, Arapahoe County, Broomfield County, Clear Creek County, Denver County, Douglas County, Elbert County, Gilpin County, Jefferson County and Park County.
DENVER -- Apollo Gold Corporation ("Apollo" or the "Company") (TSX: APG) (AMEX: AGT) is pleased to announce that the Company has extended an existing option agreement to purchase the Smuggler Mine property ("Smuggler Mine") in Gilpin County, Colorado.
Prior to that, Plant served in the state legislature representing Boulder County, Gilpin County and Clear Creek County for eight years (1999-2007).
Furthermore, residents within Prospectors Run and Gilpin County enjoy one of the lowest taxes in the state due to gaming, ranging from approximately $600 to $900 a year.
The participating towns include: Boulder, Gilpin County (Black Hawk/Central City), Idaho Springs, Breckenridge, Park County (Fairplay, Alma and Como) and Leadville.