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Grand County, Colorado

308 Byers Ave PO Box 120
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80451
Phone: (970) 725-3347
Fax: (970) 725-0100

In north-central CO, west of Boulder; organized Feb 2, 1874 (prior to statehood) from Summit County. Name Origin: For Grand Lake and the Grand River; the latter was renamed the Colorado

Area (sq mi):: 1869.60 (land 1846.67; water 22.93) Population per square mile: 7.20
Population 2005: 13,211 State rank: 35 Population change: 2000-20005 6.20%; 1990-2000 56.20% Population 2000: 12,442 (White 93.00%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 4.40%; Asian 0.70%; Other 3.60%). Foreign born: 3.40%. Median age: 36.90
Income 2000: per capita $25,198; median household $47,759; Population below poverty level: 7.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $27,639-$30,639
Unemployment (2004): 4.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 22.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 12.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Grand County, Utah

125 E Center St
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: (435) 259-1321
Fax: (435) 259-2959

On the central eastern border of UT; organized Mar 13, 1890 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For the Grand River, which flows through the county; the river was renamed the Colorado in 1921

Area (sq mi):: 3694.08 (land 3681.56; water 12.52) Population per square mile: 2.40
Population 2005: 8,743 State rank: 21 Population change: 2000-20005 3.00%; 1990-2000 28.20% Population 2000: 8,485 (White 89.20%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 5.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 6.90%). Foreign born: 3.00%. Median age: 36.90
Income 2000: per capita $17,356; median household $32,387; Population below poverty level: 14.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,181-$20,634
Unemployment (2004): 7.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 15.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 6.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Michael was found dead in Grand County, Utah, three days after he was reported missing.
The Freetheys are exemplary volunteers with Grand County Trail Mix, working across agency boundaries to provide our community and visitors with a non-motorized trail system that serves hikers, mountain bikers, and equestrian users.
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One of the largest employers in Grand County is both an importer and exporter, and this level of support is critically important to the continuance of the smooth flow of their supplies and materials across borders.
The resort in Grand County offers much more than spectacular scenery.
com)-- MW Golden Constructors, an award-winning Colorado construction firm, reported donations to Habitat for Humanity and will donate to the upcoming Grand County Builders Association's (GCBA) annual sale on June 25.
Local residents will see some major changes to the annual community-wide spring and fall cleanup voucher program, according to officials with the Grand County Solid Waste Management Special Service District.
and Highlands has received an assignment covering 100% of 26 unpatented mining claims in Grand County, Utah covering approximately 537 acres, the company said.
Ticaboo has also agreed that Highlands shall have a first right of Refusal to purchase other mining claims or interests in minerals in Grand County, Utah which Ticaboo proposes to sell.
Moab, on the opposite side of the economic spectrum, lies a few hours south of Vernal in neighboring Grand County.
Belfast's Grand County Master George Chittick believes the millions being spent on around-the-clock policing at the loyalist protest camp in North Belfast will see a U-turn on the banned Orange Order return leg past Ardoyne shop fronts up the Crumlin Road.