Place:Prowers, Colorado, United States

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NameProwers
Alt namesProwerssource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates37.967°N 102.4°W
Located inColorado, United States     (1889 - )
See alsoBent, Colorado, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
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Prowers County is one of the 64 counties of the State of Colorado of the United States. The county is named in honor of John W. Prowers, a leading pioneer in the lower Arkansas valley region. The county population was 14,483 at U.S. Census 2000. The county seat is Lamar.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1889 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1889 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1889 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1889 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1889 Probate 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
1891 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 1,969
1900 3,766
1910 9,520
1920 13,845
1930 14,762
1940 12,304
1950 14,836
1960 13,296
1970 13,258
1980 13,070
1990 13,347

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