Teller County

Teller County, Colorado

PO Box 959
Cripple Creek, CO 80813
Phone: (719) 689-2988
Fax: (719) 686-7900

In central CO, west of Colorado Springs; organized Mar 23, 1899, from El Paso and Fremont Counties. Name Origin: For Henry Moore Teller (1830-1914), U.S. senator from CO (1876-82; 1885-1909), and U.S. secretary of the interior (1882-85)

Area (sq mi):: 558.96 (land 557.06; water 1.89) Population per square mile: 39.30
Population 2005: 21,918 State rank: 23 Population change: 2000-20005 6.60%; 1990-2000 64.90% Population 2000: 20,555 (White 92.90%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 3.50%; Asian 0.60%; Other 4.00%). Foreign born: 1.80%. Median age: 39.40
Income 2000: per capita $23,412; median household $50,165; Population below poverty level: 5.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $29,832-$28,858
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.50% Median travel time to work: 30.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 43.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Located near Colorado Springs in Teller County, Colorado, Cripple Creek and Victor has been in operation since 1995.
-- The chief operating officer at the Teller County Regional Animal Shelter in Colorado knows she's not supposed to have favorites, but she wants soulful-eyed bloodhound Pa Kettle to be mayor.
Jacqueline Davis was hired all the way from New Jersey to case manage the Teller County Chronic Disease grant and lost funding after 2 years Jacque has a BSN and a Masters in Counseling With her hospital and health education background, Jacque has jumped in to learn all of public health in the county She has completed Immunization competencies, assisted in the Title X family planning clinic, and has served as Coordinator for Project Public Health Ready on our third try and we passed!
Teller County Residents tried the Flat14ers program--walking the number of steps needed to get them to the summit of one of Colorado's famed 14,000-foot peaks.
AngloGold-Ashanti's CC&V has maintained its largely positive relationship with the town of Victor and the Teller County community not just by being their largest taxpayer and second-largest private employer but through doing more than just mining gold.
In Teller County, the acreage developed jumped by the most, 7.3 percent.
He took a position as an environmental health specialist and building inspector in Teller County in 1983.
Ms DeVore said residents of ten subdivisions in Teller County had been told to evacuate.
Four hundred people left their homes in Teller County and firefighting crews were pulled off the fire's southern lines as a safety measure.