Hinsdale County

Hinsdale County, Colorado

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

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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Mineral company LKA International Inc (OTC Markets:LKAI) reported on Thursday that it has entered into an agreement to transfer the 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 in the mines.
LKA International Inc (OTCQB: LKAI), a natural resources development company that owns the Golden Wonder Mine, has signed a contract to convey the historic Ute-Ulay town site to Hinsdale County, Colorado.
Samples were obtained from the clothing of the victim that was kept at the Hinsdale County Museum.
LKA International Inc (OTC Markets:LKAI) reported on Monday the execution of a deed to convey the historic Ute-Ulay town site, the first significant silver discovery in the Lake City mining district, to Hinsdale County, Colorado.
(OTCQB: LKAI), a gold mining company, has signed a Letter of Intent to transfer ownership of the historic Ute-Ulay town & mill sites, to Hinsdale County, Colorado.