Place:Garfield, Colorado, United States

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NameGarfield
Alt namesGarfieldsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates39.55°N 107.833°W
Located inColorado, United States     (1883 - )
See alsoSummit, Colorado, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
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Garfield County is the eighth most extensive and the twelfth most populous of the 64 counties of the State of Colorado of the United States. The county population was 56,389 at 2010 census. The county is named in honor of United States President James A. Garfield. The county seat is Glenwood Springs.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1883 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1883 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1883 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1883 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1884 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1890 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1890 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1893 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1890 4,478
1900 5,835
1910 10,144
1920 9,304
1930 9,975
1940 10,560
1950 11,625
1960 12,017
1970 14,821
1980 22,514
1990 29,974

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