and Delaware combined, but incorporates only two towns, ... Meeker and Rangely.
The population of Meeker is around 2,400, Rangely has 2,600 and about 2,000 people live in rural Rio Blanco County. Government, mining, ranching and recreation are the major employers. Meeker is in northwest Colorado on the western slopes of the Rocky Mountains. 100 miles northeast of Grand Junction, 80 miles east of Utah and 86 miles south of Wyoming.