Carbon County Economic Development Corporation
215 W. Buffalo Street, Suite 304
Rawlins, WY 82301
Cindy Wallace, Executive Director


WELCOME to the Carbon County Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) and Carbon County, Wyoming! In addition to supporting our mission of developing economic opportunities in Carbon County that will build stable communities for future generations, our website is designed to be a major link of information to other organizations and services throughout the county.

OPPORTUNITY is knocking in Carbon County! The CCEDC is committed to assisting any new or existing business in finding opportunities of prosperity, and will partner with individuals, businesses, and governments -- locally and throughout the region -- to build capacity of the entrepreneurial spirit. Please have a look through our website for information about Carbon County and the State of Wyoming. We also invite you to become an investor in our "Moving Forward Together" initiative, our 5-year economic development program aimed at bringing in 200 new higher-paying jobs to Carbon County.

Carbon County, located in the south central part of Wyoming has a population of 15,885 (2010 Census). The south part of the county borders Colorado. The total land area is 7,896 square miles making it the third largest county in the state. Rawlins is the county seat with a population of 9,259. Carbon County is named for the coal beds located in the area.

CCEDC serves the following communities:

Carbon County Economic Development

Join CCEDC in Our
"Moving Forward Together" Program

The goal of the 5-year program with public/private partnerships is to raise up to $750,000.

Learn more about our revitalization efforts
and help us reach our goal!


If you have any questions about how CCEDC can help you find OPPORTUNITY in Carbon County Wyoming, please call
307-324-3836, or use our online contact form. Also check out our upcoming happenings and events below! 

Thank you and we look forward to working with you!

Cindy Wallace, Executive Director



CONGRATULATIONS TO RAWLINS DDA/MAIN STREET TO WIN THE 2015 GREAT AMERICAN MAIN STREET AWARD!!   First community in the Rocky Mountain Region to ever receive this honor!


CCEDC Board meeting first Monday of every month at 5 PM

CCEDC Annual Meeting January 11, 2016 at 5 PM , Days Inn, Rawlins, WY


Union Wireless, 2300 W Spruce, Rawlins now open for business - Still looking for coffee shop opportunity in other half

New Fairfield Inn &Suites by Marriott now open for business.

Four Seasons Oriential Restaurant,  1730 W Spruce, Rawlins now open for business

Other past highlights during the last year:

October 22, 2014 - WalMart grand opening

August 8, 2014 - Wyoming Industrial Siting Council approves state permit for the Chokecherry and Sierra Madre Wind Energy Project.  See website for more information at

June 30, 2014 -Linn Energy announces purchase of several Devon Energy locations including the Baggs, WY location