Welcome to the Rio Blanco County Home Page

We invite you to browse our Website. It contains valuable information regarding Rio Blanco County Government services, programs, offices and departments, as well as many documents and forms that you can download.

Rio Blanco County is located in rural northwestern Colorado. The two communities of Meeker and Rangely are located within the County. The climate ranges from semiarid to alpine with significant daily temperature changes. Approximately 75 % of county lands are federally owned and include parts of the White River and Routt National Forests.


Commissioners Meeting Agenda.

Justice Center

View our webcam

Land Use Regulations Rewrite

Rio Blanco County Employment Opportunities

Open Records Request Form

CORA Resolution




Quick Facts:

County seat: Meeker
Area: 3,228 square miles
2000 Population: 5986
Industries: agriculture, coal, nahcolite, natural gas, oil, oil shale, and recreation.

County Courthouse and Rangely Annex Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

To view the Rio Blanco County resolution opposing the take over of all county Social Services please click here.