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"Jackalope Capital of the World"
Douglas is a city in Converse County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named after Stephen A. Douglas, U.S. senator and presidential candidate against Abraham Lincoln
The latitude of Douglas is 42.759N. The longitude is -105.381W.It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 4,836 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 5,398.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Douglas demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Converse County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 82633 ZIP code.
26% of Douglas residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Douglas ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Douglas was $17,634, compared with $21,587 nationally.
15% of Douglas residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Douglas, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $303. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $717.
Libraries in Douglas include Converse County Library System ... View libraries
Newspapers in Douglas include Douglas Budget
National Public Radio programming is carried locally by KDUW.
Converse County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Douglas political report.
The average commute time for Douglas workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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