Eagle County

Eagle County, Colorado

PO Box 850
Eagle, CO 81631
Phone: (970) 328-8612
Fax: (970) 328-8716
www.eaglecounty.us

In west-central CO, west of Denver; organized Feb 11, 1883, from Summit County. Name Origin: For the Eagle River, which flows through the county; the river was named for the bird

Area (sq mi):: 1691.80 (land 1687.88; water 3.93) Population per square mile: 28.20
Population 2005: 47,530 State rank: 14 Population change: 2000-20005 14.10%; 1990-2000 90.00% Population 2000: 41,659 (White 74.20%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 23.20%; Asian 0.80%; Other 13.50%). Foreign born: 18.20%. Median age: 31.20
Income 2000: per capita $32,011; median household $62,682; Population below poverty level: 7.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $37,769-$38,252
Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.80% Median travel time to work: 21.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 15.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The donation, which will help wildfire recovery, prevention efforts and create fire adapted communities, is in partnership with Eagle County, Roaring Fork Fire Authority and the town of Basalt.
22 between New York's LaGuardia Airport and Eagle County Airport in Vail, Colo.
The fire was reportedly caused by people shooting tracer rounds and Eagle County Sheriff's Department has issued them summons.
As the largest liquor store in Eagle County, Colorado, Boone's offers its customers the widest product assortment in the area.
The Eagle County (KEGE) LDA/DME Rwy 25 specifies a final visual leg of 4.3 nm.
The situation is no better in Eagle County, where, according to its most recent housing needs assessment, there is a shortage of about 4,000 units--a number that's projected to grow to 12,000 by 2025, said Jill Klosterman, executive director of the Eagle County Housing Authority.
Eagle County is home to Vail and Beaver Creek, two ski resorts attracting more than 3m visitors a year.
Events will be taking place in multiple locations across Eagle County, including the high-mountain terrain of the Beaver Creek resort and the town of Vail.
Aspen/Snowmass is accessible by two of the most convenient airports in the mountains -- Aspen/Pitkin County Airport (ASE) (3 miles from Aspen) and Eagle County Airport (EGE) (70 miles from Aspen).
Starting Hearts is an Eagle County nonprofit dedicated to saving the lives of Sudden Cardiac Arrest victims in our community.