Castle Rock, Colorado

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Castle Rock is a home rule municipality that is the county seat of Douglas County, Colorado, United States.[1] It had a population of 48,231 at the 2010 United States Census. It is named for the castle-tower-shaped butte near the center of town.[2]

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  1. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  2. Dawson, John Frank (1954). Place names in Colorado: why 700 communities were so named, 150 of Spanish or Indian origin. Denver, CO: The J. Frank Dawson Publishing Co. p. 13.