Saguache County

Saguache County, Colorado

501 4th St PO Box 176
Saguache, CO 81149
Phone: (719) 655-2512
Fax: (719) 655-2730
saguache.org

In south-central CO, west of Pueblo; organized Dec 29, 1866, from Costilla County (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Saguache Creek, which flows through the county; from a Ute Indian word meaning 'blue earth,' or 'water at the blue earth.'

Area (sq mi):: 3170.25 (land 3168.44; water 1.82) Population per square mile: 2.20
Population 2005: 7,031 State rank: 45 Population change: 2000-20005 18.80%; 1990-2000 28.10% Population 2000: 5,917 (White 51.60%; Black or African American 0.10%; Hispanic or Latino 45.30%; Asian 0.50%; Other 28.20%). Foreign born: 14.50%. Median age: 36.90
Income 2000: per capita $13,121; median household $25,495; Population below poverty level: 22.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $15,260-$18,063
Unemployment (2004): 7.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.30% Median travel time to work: 19.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 32.20%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Two land trusts in Colorado plan to use ACEP funds to enroll 1,805 acres to protect critical Sage Grouse habitat in Saguache County and in the Upper Colorado River Corridor Priority Landscape located in Grand County.
This is ~35 km northeast of the present population of Gunnison Sage-Grouse at Poncha Pass in Saguache County.
A 4 AM (50,254) 12 Branch 825 NALC 4 AM (229,650) 13 Saguache County 5 PA (8,100,00) Credit Union AMAC (^) E&I (in dollars) (in dollars) 1 Eastern New York 0 (3,600,000) 2 People for People (290,219) 0 3 C.
Company achieves permitting milestone for its proposed 200 MW Saguache County solar thermal project
Mikaila Holt, Public Health Nurse, Saguache County Public Health Department, came to the San Luis Valley through the Mennonite Volunteer Service Program after working in Chicago.
MEDANO-ZAPATA RANCH LOCATION SAN LUIS VALLEY, ALAMOSA COUNTY AND SOME IN SAGUACHE COUNTY, SOUTH OF THE SAND DUNES CURRENT OWNER THE NATURE CONSERVANCY TOTAL ACRES 100,000 (30,000 OWNED OUTRIGHT, 70,000 IN GRAZING LEASES) CURRENT USES OPEN SPACE LAND VALUE $6.
The Incident Commander then contacted the Saguache County Sheriff, who stated that Search and Rescue (SAR) would be sent out the following morning.
When the tiny Saguache County Credit Union, plagued by losses for several years, was finally liquidated last spring, its 3,185 members faced not having another financial institution in the area to serve them.
The properties consist of 42 claims in Marshall Pass, Saguache County, and 46 claims in the Jamestown area of Boulder County.
Recent sales have included a ranch in Saguache County, condominiums and homes in Florida, and a horse farm in California.
In Colorado, the CEO of the $135 million Aventa is completing a March 30 NCUA-engineered purchase of the once-conserved Saguache County Credit Union voiced strong support for credit unions of his size to preserve small town credit unions wherever possible.
The Colorado Properties consist of 42 claims in Marshall Pass, Saguache County and 46 in the Jamestown area of Boulder County.