Rawlins prides itself on its friendly faces and small-town values. We have breathtaking landscapes and unparalleled outdoor recreation – If you love the great outdoors, Rawlins, Carbon County is the place to be. Carbon County is 7,897 square miles from the mountains to the deserts. We are known for our gorgeous mountains, scenic vistas, and pristine rivers and streams. Our wide-open spaces and low population make for some of the best recreational opportunities found. Rawlins has a charming atmosphere of small boutiques, first-class restaurants, casual eateries, and beautiful parks.
We have a strong and positive relationship with our community. Our community still believes in, and trusts its police. We depend on one another, and we know our neighbors. We embrace traditional core values such as honesty, equality, kindness, compassion, treating people the way you want to be treated, and helping those in need. Rawlins has an excellent school system with small classroom sizes and excellent teachers. Our community boasts comprehensive health care and room for family growth.