Baca County

Baca County, Colorado

741 Main St
Springfield, CO 81073
Phone: (719) 523-4372
Fax: (719) 523-4881

On southeastern border of CO; organized Apr 16 1889 from Las Animas County. Name Origin: For an early pioneer family from Trinidad, CO

Area (sq mi):: 2557.09 (land 2555.72; water 1.37) Population per square mile: 1.60
Population 2005: 4,069 State rank: 54 Population change: 2000-20005 -9.90%; 1990-2000 -0.90% Population 2000: 4,517 (White 90.40%; Black or African American 0.00%; Hispanic or Latino 7.00%; Asian 0.20%; Other 6.10%). Foreign born: 2.50%. Median age: 42.90
Income 2000: per capita $15,068; median household $28,099; Population below poverty level: 16.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,527-$26,502
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.00% Median travel time to work: 15.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 5.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Shelia Crane, who works in Baca County in far southeastern Colorado, says the most common misperception she hears is: "Why in the world would you want to live in the middle of nowhere?"
exsanguis from De Baca County, east-central New Mexico, collected by JEC, are included in Table 1.
exsanguis from De Baca County revealed that they fall within the ranges of variation of only the lateral supraocular granules character in A.
''I figured they have more important things to worry about than, you know, rope,'' a smiling Loflin said as he hand-harvested 4-foot-tall plants on his Baca County land.
De Baca County authorities in New Mexico are searching for the vandals who broke into the old Fort Sumner Museum where the western gunslinger's remains are kept.
Robin deserves the award for Army of One for outstanding work as the Public Health Nurse and Director for Baca County. Robin went off to school and worked after finishing her BSN in the Colorado Springs area, but Baca County was calling her home to give back to the community.
She is an Army of One and is winning the battle in Baca County!
He later worked for the Santa Fe New Mexican, the De Baca County News and the Taos News.
The Campo Lateral is a 115-mile, 16-inch natural gas pipeline that connects CIG's Picketwire Lateral pipeline near Trinidad, CO, with CIG's mainline at Campo Junction in Baca County, CO.