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. We are operating while following the Public Health Orders set by the State and County. 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.

Most Recent Orders & Declarations Currently in Effect

State-wide County
Safer at Home Guidance COVID-19 Local Info
Public Health Orders Public Health Advisory
State Executive Orders Emergency Declaration
Regional Fire Restrictions

Public Health Advisory - San Juan County Colorado

2020 Census

Silverton residents may not have received the Census survey in the mail. Please respond to the Census online.