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.


Election Information

ELECTION DAY: Tuesday November 3, 7 pm
Your ballot must be received by Tuesday, November 3, 2020 by 7:00 p.m. We encourage you to return your ballot as early as possible. 

You can return your ballot in person at the County Courthouse, 1557 Greene St. in Silverton. Visit Colorado Voter Registration to register, update or verify your registration and mailing address. Track your ballot here. You can register in the Clerk & Recorder's office up to and including Election Day.

2020 Tax Lien Sale

Wednesday November 18th, 10:00 am
San Juan County's 2020 Tax Lien Sale will be held in person upstairs in the County Courthouse at 1557 Greene Street, Silverton CO 81433.

Social distancing and masks will be required

Public Notice: Delinquent Tax Schedules
Delinquent tax schedules are published in the Silverton Standard and posted in the County Courthouse. The list below was updated 10/28/2020 at 1:30 pm:

For more information on the tax lien sale, click here.

County Hours & Meetings

County offices are holding irregular hours. 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.

Agendas, Meeting Minutes and other BOCC information are updated on this website.

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