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Fremont County, Colorado

136 Justice Ctr Rd Rm 103
Canon City, CO 81212
Phone: (719) 269-0100
Fax: (719) 269-0134
www.fremontco.com

In central CO, southwest of Colorado Springs; original county, organized Nov 1, 1861 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For John Charles Fremont (1813-90), soldier and explorer who led five expeditions to the West, U.S. senator from CA (1850-51), and governor of the AZ Territory (1878-81)

Area (sq mi):: 1533.95 (land 1532.93; water 1.02) Population per square mile: 31.20
Population 2005: 47,766 State rank: 13 Population change: 2000-20005 3.50%; 1990-2000 43.00% Population 2000: 46,145 (White 81.10%; Black or African American 5.30%; Hispanic or Latino 10.30%; Asian 0.50%; Other 4.60%). Foreign born: 1.50%. Median age: 38.80
Income 2000: per capita $17,420; median household $34,150; Population below poverty level: 11.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,727-$19,084
Unemployment (2004): 6.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.90% Median travel time to work: 23.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 20.60%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Canon City County seat (15,813)

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    Fremont County, Wyoming

    450 N 2nd St Rm 220
    Lander, WY 82520
    Phone: (307) 332-2405
    Fax: (307) 332-1132
    www.fremontcounty.org

    In west-central WY, west of Casper; organized Mar 5, 1884 (prior to statehood) from Sweetwater County. Name Origin: For John Charles Fremont (1813-90), soldier and explorer who led five expeditions to the West, U.S. senator from CA (1850-51), and governor of the AZ Territory (1878-81)

    Area (sq mi):: 9265.80 (land 9182.27; water 83.53) Population per square mile: 4.00
    Population 2005: 36,491 State rank: 5 Population change: 2000-20005 1.90%; 1990-2000 6.40% Population 2000: 35,804 (White 74.60%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 4.40%; Asian 0.30%; Other 23.10%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 37.70
    Income 2000: per capita $16,519; median household $32,503; Population below poverty level: 17.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,123-$25,754
    Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.20% Median travel time to work: 17.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 4.80%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Fremont County, Idaho

    151 W 1st North
    Saint Anthony, ID 83445
    Phone: (208) 624-7332
    Fax: (208) 624-7335
    www.co.fremont.id.us

    On the lower northeastern border of ID, northeast of Idaho Falls; organized Mar 4, 1893 from Bingham County. Name Origin: For John Charles Fremont (1813-90), soldier and explorer who led five expeditions to the West, U.S. senator from CA (1850-51), and governor of the AZ Territory (1878-81)

    Area (sq mi):: 1895.59 (land 1866.76; water 28.84) Population per square mile: 6.60
    Population 2005: 12,242 State rank: 24 Population change: 2000-20005 3.60%; 1990-2000 8.10% Population 2000: 11,819 (White 87.30%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 10.60%; Asian 0.40%; Other 8.10%). Foreign born: 7.30%. Median age: 31.90
    Income 2000: per capita $13,965; median household $33,424; Population below poverty level: 14.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $18,068-$19,910
    Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.90% Median travel time to work: 22.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 47.50%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Fremont County, Iowa

    PO Box 549
    Sidney, IA 51652
    Phone: (712) 374-2232
    Fax: (712) 374-3330
    www.co.fremont.ia.us

    On southwestern border of IA, south of Council Bluffs; established Feb 24, 1847 from Pottawattamie County. Name Origin: For John Charles Fremont (1813-90), soldier and explorer who led five expeditions to the West, U.S. senator from CA (1850-51), and governor of the AZ Territory (1878-83)

    Area (sq mi):: 516.76 (land 511.08; water 5.68) Population per square mile: 15.20
    Population 2005: 7,759 State rank: 92 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.10%; 1990-2000 -2.60% Population 2000: 8,010 (White 96.90%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 2.20%; Asian 0.20%; Other 1.70%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 41.20
    Income 2000: per capita $18,081; median household $38,345; Population below poverty level: 9.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,752-$26,965
    Unemployment (2004): 4.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 21.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.20%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    References in periodicals archive ?
    Each of the flights from Fremont County, Wyoming to Denver are timed to provide maximum connection opportunities for both business and leisure travelers.
    In Fremont County alone, farmer Jeff Jorgenson estimates that more than a million bushels of corn and nearly half a million bushels of soybeans have been lost after water overwhelmed grain bins before they could be emptied of last year's crop.
    Fremont County, which is near Yellowstone Park, came in second on the company's list, with residents bringing in $4.7 million and hosting 36,100 people.
    of Blackfoot, Idaho Amount: $609,525 Project: Curr Canal Bridge, Fremont County, Idaho Owner: Idaho Department of Transportation Cost estimate: $500,000 $1,000,000 Project team: not available Do you want to be the winner of an upcoming Top Bidders project?
    In another incident the same month, officials found the remains of another treasure hunter, Eric Ashby, 31, who was rafting with three other people on the Arkansas River in Fremont County, Colorado, when the raft capsized.
    While the process state and federal agencies abide by through cleaning up the site are lengthy and complex, Mike Stiehl, CAG member and former Fremont County commissioner, said he is proud of CDPHE and EPA for working together, adding that it likely will save time in the long run.
    In a statement, Fremont County Sheriff's Office said, 'The death appears to be accidental in nature and possibly that of a drowning.'
    CANON CITY, Colo., Sha'ban 23, 1437, May 30, 2016, SPA -- A conductor on a scenic Colorado train filled with passengers died when she was run over by the train as it was backing up, the Fremont County Sheriff's Office said Sunday, according to AP.
    The Fremont County Solid Waste District Board of Directors has decided to stop charging for electronic waste, and will instead treat it like other recyclables.
    Fremont County School District #14, mostly populated with Indian students on a reservation in central Wyoming, named its first-ever American Indian school chief in March.