Deep canyons, untamed plains, and mountain views are just a view of the great things that you will find in Moffat County, Colorado. Moffat was named for David H. Moffat, a Colorado tycoon. David H. Moffat created the Denver, Northwestern, and Pacific railroads. The county was created from the western portion of Routt County on February 27, 1911.
Moffat County is known for its rich pioneer history. Moffat celebrates this history with its many museums and historical sites. One of the most popular museums is the Wyman Museum, which showcases the history of cowboys, Indians, and outlaws. Other great sites in Moffat County include the Dinosaur National Monument, the Museum of Northwest Colorado, and the John Jarvie Ranch.
Browns Park National Wildlife Refuge is a great place to spot a bald eagle or an elk herd. This refuge is the location of the largest migratory elk herd, which makes it a popular spot for both photographers and hunters. Many wild horses have also made their home in the Browns Park National Wildlife Refuge.
The towns in Moffat are lively and charming. Stop in any of the towns, and you are sure to find a great place to shop or eat. These towns are great places to get a feel for the entire county.
The current population in Moffat County is 12,928 residents and 1,193 veterans. The median household income comes to $53,231, and the median housing cost is $176,500. For disabled veterans, property tax exemption is available. For veterans that qualify, 50 percent of the first $200,000 in the actual value of their primary residence will be exempt.
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Contact VA Home Loan Centers or use our chat feature to start your VA home loan application.
Veterans, their families, and their dependents may all be eligible for the following benefits:
- Filing VA Claims and Appeals
- Healthcare Enrollment
- Nursing Home Care
- Disability Compensation
- Education and Training
- Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment
- Home Loan Guarantees
- Life Insurance
- Burial Benefits
- Headstones and Markers
- Survivor Benefits
- Replacement of Military Records, Medals, and Awards
- Employment Assistance
Find out your VA loan eligibility by contacting VA Home Loan Centers or using our chat feature.
Moffat County Property Search
VA loan approved properties can be searched in the following areas:
Craig, Dinosaur, Maybell, Lay, Massadona, Elk Springs, Hamilton
This property search is currently being updated. Call VA Home Loan Centers at 888-573-4496 for an updated list of approved properties.
VA Approved Condos
Moffat County does not currently have any VA approved condos. At VA Home Loan Centers, we can help you get condo approval on almost any condo. Get started by clicking this link.
Post 4265 Samuel Havenga Jr. Post
419 E Victory Way
Craig, Colo. 816251825
Phone: (970) 824-7145
Meeting Location & Time
419 E. Victory Way
Craig, Colo. 81625
7:00 PM 3rd Monday
Quartermaster: Mark Wick
Commander: David Walters
Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable in Moffat County
- Single Family: $575
- Condominium: $575
- Duplex Family: $600
- Triplex Family: $625
- Fourplex Family: $650
- Repair Certification: $100
An additional fee of $50 is included in the above appraisals for the completion of the 1004MC form. This form is required for all VA appraisals, to include liquidation appraisals. For a VA loan application, contact VA Home Loan Centers.
- Colorado VA Loan Information: https://www.vahomeloancenters.org/colorado-va-home-loan-limits/
- VA Loan Information by State: https://www.vahomeloancenters.org/va-loan-limit-maximum-va-loan-amount/