Garfield County, Colorado

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Garfield County is one of the 64 counties in the U.S. state of Colorado. As of the 2020 census, the population was 61,685.[1] The county seat is Glenwood Springs.[2] The county is named in honor of U.S. President James A. Garfield.[3]

Garfield County was founded on February 10, 1883.

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  1. "QuickFacts: Garfield County, Colorado". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 8, 2023.
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-05-31. Retrieved 2011-06-07.
  3. Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 134.