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Douglas County, CO
The county was named for political leader Stephen A. Douglas

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Douglas County is one of 64 counties in Colorado.

The county is in the Denver-Aurora metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 237,963. This was an increase of  35.39% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$82,929
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Douglas County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in Douglas County was $39,176. This was an increase of 0.9% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 127% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Castle Rock
Census 2000 highlights: Ranked No. 1 among nation's counties for the rate of population growth in the 1990s (191%)

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23% of Douglas County residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Douglas County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Douglas County include Bear Canon Cemetery, Cedar Hill Cemetery, Fonder Cemetery, Franktown Cemetery, Glen Grove Cemetery, Parker Cemetery, Spring Valley Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in Douglas County include Aurora, Castle Rock, Deckers, Franktown, Highlands Ranch, Larkspur, Littleton, Lone Tree, Louviers, Parker ... View communities

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Education

Colleges in Douglas County include Arapahoe Community College, Community College of Aurora ... View colleges

School districts in Douglas County include Douglas County RE 1 ... View school districts

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Libraries

Libraries in Douglas County include Ald-Koebel Public Library, Ald-Smokey Hill Public Library, Ald-Southglen Public Library, Aurora Public Library, Aurora Public Library - Chambers Plaza Library, Aurora Public Library - Iliff Square Library, Aurora Public Library - Moorhead Branch, Aurora Public Library-North Branch Library, Aurora Public Library-South Branch Library, Douglas County Libraries ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Douglas County include Aurora Sentinel, Douglas County News-Press ... View newspapers

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Politics

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

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Travel

Hotels in Douglas County include Amerisuites, Amerisuites Denver Park Meadow, Best Western, Best Western Gateway Inn Suite, Comfort Inn Aurora, Comfort Inn Denver International Airport, Comfort Suites Castle Rock, Comfort Suites Tech Center South, Crestwood Suites of Denver - Aurora, Crossland Denver-Aurora ... More hotels

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