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Craig is a city in Moffat County.

It is the county seat.

The community was named for the Rev. William B. Craig, landholder

The latitude of Craig is 40.515N. The longitude is -107.545W.

It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 6,198 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 9,282.


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Median household income
Local
$41,091
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Craig demographic reports
Craig is on the western side of the Continental Divide in the Colorado Rockies
Former and merged names include:
· Yampa
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 40. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 4.3 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Grand Olde West Days - May 26-28, 2007
Dates often change. Check Craig web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Brown's Park National Wildlife Refuge, Vermillion Cliffs. Also a popular mountain biking site
Historic sites and museums: Brown's Park Scenic and Historic Area, Museum of Northwest Colorado
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Craig demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Moffat 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 81625 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

19% of Craig residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Craig ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Craig was $18,140, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

14% of Craig residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Craig festival dates:

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Craig, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $404.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $870.


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Libraries in Craig include Craig/Moffat County Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Craig include Craig Daily Press, Moffat County Morning News

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Moffat County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Craig political report.

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The average commute time for Craig workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Craig include Best Western Deer Park Inn, Elk Run Inn, Holiday Inn Craig, Super 8.

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