Moffat County

Moffat County, Colorado

221 W Victory Way
Craig, CO 81625
Phone: (970) 824-9104
Fax: (970) 824-4975

On northwestern border of CO; organized Feb 27, 1911, from Routt County. Name Origin: For David Halliday Moffat (1839-1911), president of the Rio Grande Railroad (1884-91)

Area (sq mi):: 4750.94 (land 4742.25; water 8.69) Population per square mile: 2.80
Population 2005: 13,417 State rank: 34 Population change: 2000-20005 1.80%; 1990-2000 16.10% Population 2000: 13,184 (White 88.20%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 9.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 5.90%). Foreign born: 4.10%. Median age: 35.40
Income 2000: per capita $18,540; median household $41,528; Population below poverty level: 8.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,358-$24,850
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.50% Median travel time to work: 23.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 27.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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In May, at a meeting about the lawsuit held at Moffat County High School, only a few of the available 815 seats remained vacant.
Since its establishment in 2004, CBTR has prepared and retained a network of 150 effective teachers who have been placed in high-needs school districts throughout Colorado, including: Adams 12 Five Star Schools, Adams 50, Aurora Public Schools, Brighton School District, Cherry Creek School District, Commerce City, Denver Public Schools, Eagle County School District, Jeffco School District, Mapleton Public Schools, Moffat County School District RE-1 and St.
He said after a recent public hearing that his clients need some time to better understand the outcomes from a well they have just drilled across the Moffat County line on the Duncan Ranch.
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According to The Denver Post, more than 800 residents have signed a petition calling on the Moffat County Re-1 School District to adopt a Bible course promoted by the National Council on Bible Curriculum in the Public Schools (NCBC).
From the on-line edition of the Denver Post on complaints that no beef is served at the Moffat County Jail: "Instead, prisoners in Moffat County Sheriff Buddy Grinstead's hoosegow in Craig are served deer and elk donated by the owner of a local meat processing plant who also is the jail administrator.
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