Rio Blanco County, CO

Countywide Planning Issues

Rio Blanco population has been steady for decades.

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A significant part of the Rio Blanco economy is tied directly to its lands.

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Rio Blanco County lands are predominantly administered by the federal government.

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Tourism-related jobs in Rio Blanco are declining (as a percent of the total county economy)

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Over the last ten years, federal support for the County has remained steady or declined.

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The County’s infrastructure costs will continue to rise over time.

Rio Blanco budget

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