Hinsdale County

Hinsdale County, Colorado

PO Box 277
Lake City, CO 81235
Phone: (970) 944-2225
Fax: (970) 944-2630
www.hinsdalecountycolorado.us

In southwest CO, northeast of Durango; organized Feb 10, 1874, from Conejos and Summit counties (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For George A. Hinsdale, a former lieutenant governor of the state

Area (sq mi):: 1123.14 (land 1117.68; water 5.46) Population per square mile: 0.70
Population 2005: 765 State rank: 63 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.20%; 1990-2000 69.20% Population 2000: 790 (White 96.60%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.40%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 43.90
Income 2000: per capita $22,360; median household $37,279; Population below poverty level: 7.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,811-$25,210
Unemployment (2004): 2.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 16.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 14.50%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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OTCQB: LKAI) announced today that it recently signed an agreement to transfer ownership of its historic Ute Mill site to Hinsdale County, Colorado.
The mines and mill were the primary catalyst for the establishment of Lake City, the seat of Hinsdale County, and home to the men who worked the mines intermittently from 1874-1940.
Samples were obtained from the clothing of the victim that was kept at the Hinsdale County Museum.
Both of these properties are located in Hinsdale County, CO.
OTCQB: LKAI) announced today that it signed a deed to convey the historic Ute-Ulay town site to Hinsdale County, Colorado.
The mines and mill were the primary catalyst for the establishment of Lake City, the seat of Hinsdale County, and home to most of the miners who worked the mines intermittently from 1874-1940.
OTCQB: LKAI) announced today that it recently signed a Letter of Intent to transfer ownership of the historic Ute-Ulay town & mill sites to Hinsdale County, Colorado.
LKA is proud to be involved in this unique project/effort to preserve this iconic symbol of the area's rich mining heritage for the residents of Hinsdale County and the State of Colorado.
com/) and the Lake City & Hinsdale County Chamber of Commerce, will take place June 4th, 2005, in the historic town of Lake City, Colorado.
Recently identified by the USGS as the most remote county in the lower 48, Hinsdale County will truly allow members to get away from it all while still providing comfortable access to adjacent towns of Lake City and Gunnison.
In return, Au will drop all claims to the Golden Wonder (and LKA's other properties located in Hinsdale County, CO) and relinquish its rights to the remaining one-year of its current lease arrangement with LKA.
During the year, LKA repurchased the Ute-Ule silver mine and milling facility and the Golden Wonder gold mine, both located in Hinsdale County, Colo.