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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We used six years of band-recovery and composition of age and sex information from sage-grouse wings collected from hunters in Moffat County, Colorado (1978-1983).
In May, at a meeting about the lawsuit held at Moffat County High School, only a few of the available 815 seats remained vacant.
Armstrong and others (2011) noted that this species has not been found in Colorado, but may occur in extreme western Moffat County where mammalogists have actively searched for Northern Flying Squirrels without success.
After a year of waiting, the Moffat County Commission is ready to submit two energy impact grant applications to the Department of Local Affairs.
Located in Moffat County, Colorado, Bienville Parish, Louisiana and Bottineau County, North Dakota, the three non-core assets produce about 48 net barrels of oil equivalent per day that is equivalent to around 1% of its daily net production for the quarter ended 30 September 2009.
Students at Moffat County High School in Craig, CO put their boat-building skills to the test during a Great Cardboard Boat Regatta last fall.
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).
For example, in Moffat County RE-1, only Maybell Elementary is on a four-day week.
Last year, when the board of Moffat County, Colorado, petitioned for more than 2,000 miles of R.S.
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....
I also recall over-the-counter Moffat County, Colorado, pronghorn tags.