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Durango
La Plata County, Colorado

ZipCodes
81301, 81302

Motto
"Explore Durango!"



Page Contents for Durango, Colorado

Statistics & Facts

Location

Weather & Climate

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Libraries.

Schools.



Statistics & Facts

The Colorado state capital is Denver.
The population of Durango is approximately 12,430 1990, 16887 2010.
The approximate number of families is 4,917 1990, 7017 2010.
The amount of land area in Durango is 12.134 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Durango is 4.37 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.081 sq kilometers.
The distance from Durango to Washington DC is 1753 miles.
The distance to the Colorado state capital is 241 miles. (as the crow flies)
Durango is positioned 37.28 degrees north of the equator and 107.86 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Durango elevation is 6,512 feet above sea level.
Durango average annual precipitation is 19 inches peryear.
Durango average annual snowfall is 71 inches per year.
The average winter temperature is 14.4 degrees F.

Location

in southwestern Colorado. Durango is in the general four corners area in the Animas River Valley. It is about 169 miles from Grand Junction and 216 miles from Santa Fe, New Mexico
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Climate


dry and moderate
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Attractions

"Stimulate your mind, Energize your body, nurture your soul"
Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Mesa Verde National Park
Golfing, Whitewater Rafting, Mountain Biking, Hot Springs, Skiing, Horseback Riding, Fishing, Western Theatre, Ballooning, Over 30 Factory Outlets & Art Galleries, Fine dining, Rodeos, Casino Gambling, Indian Arts, Boating, Hiking & SO MUCH MORE!!
For a free visitor's guide, please call: 800 525-8855

Narrow Gauge Railroad and Museum
479 Main Avenue
Durango, CO 81301
Phone: 970-247-2733
Toll-free: 1-888-TRAIN-07
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Durango City Government

City of Durango

City Manager
949 E 2nd Ave
Durango, CO 81301-5110
Phone: 970-385-2801
City Information: 970-385-2800Business Licensing: Phone: 970-385-2811

Durango Chamber

Durango Area Chamber Resort Association
PO Box 2587 AV
Durango, CO 81302
For reservations/Information or to order a Durango Video- call 1 800 GO DURANGO


Durango Chamber Of Commerce
111 S Camino Del Rio
P.O. Box 2587
Durango, CO 81301
Phone: 970-247-0312
Fax: 970-385-7884
Email

Durango Organizations

Durango Area Chamber Resort Association
PO Box 2587 AV
Durango, CO 81302
For reservations/Information or to order a Durango Video- call 1 800 GO DURANGO


Durango Chamber Of Commerce
111 S Camino Del Rio
P.O. Box 2587
Durango, CO 81301
Phone: 970-247-0312
Fax: 970-385-7884
Email

Durango Libraries

Durango Public Library<./b>
1188 E 2nd Ave
Durango, CO 81301-5126
Phone: 970-385-2970


John F Reed Library
1000 Rim Dr
Durango, CO 81301-3911
Phone: 970-247-7250


Southwest Library Svc Systems
736 Main Ave # 200
Durango, CO 81301-5479
Phone: 970-247-4782

Durango Schools

Durango High School
2390 Main Ave
Durango, CO 81301-4638
Phone: 970-259-1630


Durango School District 9-R Supt
201 E 12th St
Durango, CO 81301-5206
Phone: 970-247-5411
Fax: 970-247-9581



HIGHER EDUCATION


Fort Lewis College
Colorado's Campus in the Sky
1000 Rim Dr
Durango, CO 81301-3908
Phone: 970-247-7010


Pueblo Community College - Southwest Center
701 Camino Del Rio # 100
Durango, CO 81301
Phone: 970-247-2929
Fax: 970-247-0854

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