Larimer County

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Larimer County, Colorado

PO Box 1280
Fort Collins, CO 80522
Phone: (970) 498-7860
Fax: (970) 498-7830

On central northern border of CO; original county, organized Nov 1, 1861 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Gen. William Larimer, a founder of Denver and prominent early settler

Area (sq mi):: 2633.86 (land 2601.30; water 32.56) Population per square mile: 104.50
Population 2005: 271,927 State rank: 7 Population change: 2000-20005 8.10%; 1990-2000 35.10% Population 2000: 251,494 (White 87.50%; Black or African American 0.70%; Hispanic or Latino 8.30%; Asian 1.60%; Other 6.40%). Foreign born: 4.30%. Median age: 33.20
Income 2000: per capita $23,689; median household $48,655; Population below poverty level: 9.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $30,274-$32,037
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 21.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 15.80%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Fort Collins County seat (126,967)
  • Loveland (57,784)
  • Windsor (13,832)

  • See other counties in .
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    Linda Steadman, 62, was killed in her cabin in Larimer County, Colorado.
    July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ADP , a leading provider of human resource outsourcing, payroll services, benefits administration and integrated computing solutions for vehicle dealers, today announced that Larimer County, Colorado, the seventh largest county in Colorado, has awarded the company a five-year outsourcing contract to develop an integrated human capital management solution to help streamline and automate the majority of its HR functions serving approximately 2,000 county employees.
    ADP's integrated solution is designed to help us drive increased efficiencies and an overall lower total cost of ownership across our entire human resource function," said Lorenda Volker, Human Resources Director at Larimer County, Colorado.
    We are still voting the same way we did 150 years ago, and we don't live that way any more," said Scott Doyle, who manages elections in Larimer County, Colorado.
    After a stint as a sanitarian in Larimer County, Colorado, and achievement of his Registered Professional Sanitarian credential, Blehm entered graduate school at Colorado State University in 1976.
    In 1981, the first wild animal (an elk) with Chronic Wasting Disease was found in Larimer County, Colorado, near the Foothills facility, and the disease moved out into northeastern Colorado and southeastern Wyoming.
    Bonifazi, RN, a contributing writer to Contemporary long Term Care, has been a volunteer ombudsman in Larimer County, Colorado, for nearly three years, where she now serves as special projects coordinator.
    Earlier this month, BGCA chapters in Larimer County, Colorado and Marlborough, Massachusetts kicked off new "Game Tech" programs that teach club members how to understand game design and create their own games.
    We need to "think outside the ballot box" and look at innovations such as the well-staffed, full-service "Vote Centers" in Larimer County, Colorado.
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    2) The summer exploration program of its Larimer County, Colorado diamond property is nearing completion.