Welcome to San Juan County
With Silverton as our County Seat, San Juan is the least populated Colorado County (699), and has the highest mean elevation of any U.S. county (11,240 feet). Photo by Ray Dileo.


During the COVID-19 Pandemic, County offices are closed to the public. To get in touch with us, see the list of County Office Contacts. Board of County Commissioner Meetings are continuing on a regular schedule using the Zoom online meeting platform. Email admin@sanjuancolorado.us to be added to the BOCC notification list. The Economic Recovery Team meets on Tuesdays.


Most Recent Orders & Declarations Currently in Effect

State-wide County
Public Health Orders SJCPH Public Health Order 2020-05
State Executive Orders Fire Restrictions
Safer at Home Guidance Emergency Declaration
Regional Fire Restrictions

Silverton Visitor Center

Silverton Visitor Center
414 Greene Street
(970) 387-5654
10am - 3pm

Call with questions and concerns about visiting Silverton and San Juan County Colorado

5 Steps

Public Health

San Juan County Public Health
1315 Snowden Street
(970) 387-0242

Call for COVID-19 Testing

Getting Health Care Coverage

2020 Census

You still have time. Please respond to the Census online.