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

Map of Otero County - Otero County is a county located in the U.S. state of Colorado. Otero County Map showing cities, highways, important places and water bodies. Get Where is Otero County located in the map, major cities in Otero county, population, areas, and places of interest.

Map of Otero County, Colorado

Map of Otero County, Colorado

Otero County is a county located in the U.S. state of Colorado. It's county seat is La Junta. As per 2020 census, the population of Otero County is 18594 people and population density is square miles. According to the United States Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,267.66 sq mi (3,283 km2). Otero County was established on -3932.

Otero County Facts

County InfoFacts
CountyOtero County
County SeatLa Junta
CountryUnited States
FIPS code89
Area1,267.66 sq mi (3,283 km2)
Formed / OriginSplit from Bent County.

Ctities in Otero county

City NameTypePopulation (2020)
Cherawstatutory town237
Fowlerstatutory town1,253
Manzanolastatutory town341
Rocky Fordstatutory city3,876
Swinkstatutory town604
La Juntahome rule city7,322

Places to Visit in Otero

Top places to visit in Otero includes Withers Canyon, Holbrook Reservoir, Otero Museum Association, Vogel Canyon Picnic Area, Bent's Old Fort National, Red Rocks Park and, Denver Zoo, Denver Botanic.

Highways in Otero

U.S. Highway 50, U.S. Highway 350, State Highway 10, State Highway 71, State Highway 109, State Highway 167, State Highway 207, State Highway 266.

Nearest Airports

Nearest airport of Otero is La Junta Municipal Airport (ICAO: KLHX, FAA LID: LHX).