Map of La Plata County, Colorado - Where is Located & List of Cities

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Map of La Plata County, Colorado

Map of La Plata County, Colorado

La Plata County is a county located in the U.S. state of Colorado. It's county seat is Durango. As per 2020 census, the population of La Plata County is 56250 people and population density is square miles. According to the United States Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,700.44 sq mi (4,404 km2). La Plata County was established on -9454.

La Plata County Facts

County InfoFacts
CountyLake County
County SeatLeadville
CountryUnited States
FIPS code65
Area383.55 sq mi (993 km2)
Formed / OriginCreated as one of the 17 original counties of the Territory of Colorado. Renamed Carbonate County for the two days from February 8?10, 1879.

Ctities in La Plata county

City NameTypePopulation (2020)
Bayfieldstatutory town2,838
Ignacio[h]statutory town852
Durangohome rule city19,071

Places to Visit in La Plata

Top places to visit in La Plata includes San Juan National Forest, Purgatory Resort, Durango & Silverton, Bar D Chuckwagon, Pinkerton Hot Springs, Durango Adventures, Bakers Bridge, Mesa Verde National Park, Oxbow Park and Preserve, Chapman Hill Ice Rink, Animas River Trail, Southern Ute Cultural, Hesperus Ski Area, Animas Overlook Trail, Fox Fire Farms, Gudy's Rest, Durango Dog Ranch, Dalton Ranch Golf Club, La Plata Canyon, Purgatory Snowcat, Lemon Dam.

Highways in La Plata

U.S. Highway 160, U.S. Highway 550, State Highway 140, State Highway 151, State Highway 172.

Nearest Airports

Nearest airport of La Plata is Durango-La Plata County Airport.