Place:Pitkin, Colorado, United States

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NamePitkin
Alt namesPitkinsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates39.2°N 106.933°W
Located inColorado, United States     (1881 - )
See alsoGunnison, Colorado, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Pitkin County is one of the 64 counties in the U.S. state of Colorado. As of the 2010 census, the population was 17,148. The county seat is Aspen. The county is named in honor of the late Colorado Governor Frederick Walker Pitkin. Pitkin County has the fourth highest per-capita income of any county in the United States.

Pitkin County is included in the Glenwood Springs, CO Micropolitan Statistical Area, which is also included in the Edwards-Glenwood Springs, CO Combined Statistical Area.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1881 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1881 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1890 Birth 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

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1890 8,929
1900 7,020
1910 4,566
1920 2,707
1930 1,770
1940 1,836
1950 1,646
1960 2,381
1970 6,185
1980 10,338
1990 12,661

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