Barbra Chase Burke
|Barbra Chase Burke|
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|Board Member, Douglas County School District, District B|
|Elections and appointments|
|Term limits||2 Consecutive Terms|
About the district The county seat is Castle Rock, named after a notable nearby butte. The district lies on the Colorado Piedmont and features woodlands and mesas.
Douglas County outperforms the rest of Colorado based on average household income, poverty rate and graduation rates in 2011. The average household income in Douglas County was $101,193 compared to $57,685 for the state of Colorado. The poverty rate in Douglas County was 3.5% compared to 12.5% for the entire state. The U.S. Census also found that 54.6% of Douglas County residents aged 25 years and older attained a bachelor's degree compared to a 36.3% in Colorado.
About Director District B
District B is one of seven single-member electoral districts located within Douglas County. It is the largest district geographically, covering the western half of the county.
- United States Census Bureau. "2010 Census Data". United States Census Bureau. http://www.census.gov/2010census/data/. Retrieved on 8 July 2013.
- U.S. Census, "Douglas County Quick Facts, Accessed July 16, 2013
- Douglas County School District, "Director Districts, Accessed July 22, 2013