Routt County

Routt County, Colorado

136 6th St
Steamboat Springs, CO 80477
Phone: (970) 879-0108
Fax: (970) 879-3992
www.co.routt.co.us

On central northern border of CO; organized Jan 29, 1877, from Grand County. Name Origin: For John Long Routt (1826-1907), last territorial governor (1876-79) and first CO state governor (1891-93)

Area (sq mi):: 2368.02 (land 2361.59; water 6.43) Population per square mile: 9.00
Population 2005: 21,313 State rank: 24 Population change: 2000-20005 8.20%; 1990-2000 39.80% Population 2000: 19,690 (White 94.80%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 3.20%; Asian 0.40%; Other 2.60%). Foreign born: 4.10%. Median age: 35.00
Income 2000: per capita $28,792; median household $53,612; Population below poverty level: 6.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $32,746-$36,900
Unemployment (2004): 4.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.00% Median travel time to work: 18.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 4.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Routt County Coroner Robert Ryg said Saturday that 37-year-old Austin Eubanks died overnight at his Steamboat Springs home.
Our efforts were concentrated at Blue Mountain (adjacent to Utah on the west), Cold Spring Mountain (adjacent to Utah on the west and Wyoming on the north), northcentral Moffat County (adjacent to Wyoming on the north), and eastern Moffat County including a small portion of Routt County on the east (both adjacent to Wyoming on the north).
Western has cultivated a number of strategic relationships with architectural and design firms, developers, builders, general contractors and electrical contractors helping them establish an extensive circle of influence, customer list and first-rate reputation in Routt County, Colorado.
Peabody Coal, operator of the Twentymile Mine, between Oak Creek and Hayden, pays three times as much in property taxes in Routt County as Intrawest, operator of the Steamboat Resort ski area, reports the Yampa Valley Data Partners.
There are many churches, grocery stores, mariners and other commercial and residential buildings that stand in testament to his fine work in Routt County, Steamboat Springs and St.
Steamboat Motors is introducing a number of organizations that they pledge their time, money, and support to, in order to improve and benefit Routt County.
For example, Routt County, Colorado, is a small rural county in a state where locally acquired Lyme disease has never been documented.
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo.--The Routt County Child Support Enforcement Program has a few new collection tools in its arsenal, but without an enforcement case, payments aren't going to come in on their own.
"COL makes it possible for us to offer so much more," said Steve Jones during the 2004-2005 school year, when he was serving as superintendent of the South Routt County School District (Soroco) in Colorado's Rocky Mountains.
In South Routt County, Colorado, a group of high school freshmen conducted research on the historic buildings in their community.