Place:Phillips, Colorado, United States

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NamePhillips
Alt namesPhillipssource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates40.6°N 102.367°W
Located inColorado, United States     (1889 - )
See alsoWeld, Colorado, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
Contained Places
Inhabited place
Amherst
Haxtun
Holyoke
Paoli
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Phillips County is one of the 64 counties of the State of Colorado of the United States. The county was named in honor of R.O. Phillips, a secretary of the Lincoln Land Company, who organized several towns in Colorado. The county population was 4,480 at U.S. Census 2000. The county seat is Holyoke.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1889 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1889 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
1903 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 2,642
1900 1,583
1910 3,179
1920 5,499
1930 5,797
1940 4,948
1950 4,924
1960 4,440
1970 4,131
1980 4,542
1990 4,189

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