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.

Most Recent Orders & Declarations Currently in Effect

State-wide County
Public Health Orders Stage 1 Fire Restrictions
State Executive Orders Emergency Declaration
Safer at Home Guidance
Regional Fire Restrictions

2020 Census

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