Physical Setting

 
Alamosa
County
San Luis
Valley
Colorado
Land area
 
 
 
Total square miles
723
8.192
103,718
Persons per sq/mi (2000 Census)
20.7
5.6
41.5
Land ownership, 2002
 
 
 
Total (thous/acres)
463
5,243
 
Federal %
19.6
53.1
 
Forest Service %
5.7
39.8
 
BLM %
8.4
12.1
 
Other federal %
5.5
1.2
 
State %
12.0
4.0
 
Private %
68.3
42.9
 
Land use, 2002
 
 
 
Total (thous/acres)
462.6
5,243
 
Urban %
0.6
0.2
 
Agriculture %
24.3
11.8
 
Rangeland %
60.4
43.6
 
Forest %
7.3
39.3
 
Tundra %
1.3
3.0
 

Other %

 

6.1
2.1
 
San Luis Valley Statistical Profile: Revised March 1, 2011
Source: San Luis Valley Development Resources Group
 
 
 
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Upcoming Events

  • Thu, Dec 14 Mountain Valley Dance Studio presents The Nutcracker. Ticket Outlets: Alamosa State Bank, San Luis Valley Federal Bank-Downtown Branch, Mountain Valley Dance Studios. Thursday, Dec. 14 & Friday, Dec. 15,...

  • Tue, Dec 19 6pm - 7:30pm

  • Sat, Dec 23 The 1st Annual "Round-UP Rudolph Run" is Sponsored by Alamosa Round-Up and SLV Sports & Wellness! A holiday 5K Run, Walk, Stroll!! This event is part of...

  • Sat, Dec 23 Lots of fun for the whole family! Come and celebrate the holidays with Alamosa's festive light parade downtown Main Street! See tractors, cars, bicycles, and floats lit up...

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