Moffat County, Colorado

Moffat County: County in Colorado, United States


Moffat County is a county located in the U.S. state of Colorado. As of the 2010 census, the population was 13,795 and a population density of 1 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 13,144 inhabitants. Its county seat is Craig. The county was created 112 years ago in 1911.

Quick Facts about Moffat County

Population : 13,144 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Colorado (United States)
Area : 12305 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.2%
Land as percent of area : 99.8%
Named for : David Moffat
Altitude : 6,427 feet / 1959 meters
Capital : Craig
Establishment : February 02, 1911
Time Zone : America/Denver
Local time : 15:54:25 (9th June 2023)
Density : 1 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -4.95% (2010-2020)
Moffat County locator map
Location of Moffat County on Colorado map.
Wolf Creek  Moffat County  Colorado 07-21-09-1437 image
Wolf Creek Moffat County Colorado 07-21-09-1437
Wolf Creek  Moffat County  Colorado 07-21-09-1437 image


Moffat County is located at 40°37'6"N 108°12'26"W (40.6184300, -108.2073000). It has 2 neighbors: Rio Blanco County and Sweetwater County.

Moffat County map

The largest city of Moffat County is Craig with a population of 8,953. . See all Moffat County cities & populated places.

Moffat County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Moffat County.

City Name Population Title
Craig 8,953 City in Colorado
Dinosaur 334 Town in Moffat County, Colorado, United States

Moffat County has 2 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Moffat County decreased by 4.95% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 13,795 - census
2011 13,423 -2.77% estimation process
2012 13,171 -1.91% estimation process
2013 13,126 -0.34% estimation process
2014 12,934 -1.48% estimation process
2015 12,939 0.04% estimation process
2016 13,144 1.56% estimation process
2017 13,088 -0.43% estimation process
2018 13,183 0.72% estimation process
2019 13,283 0.75% estimation process
2020 13,144 -1.06% estimation process

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People born in Moffat County (1)

American rancher Ann Bassett was born in Moffat County

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