Hot Sulphur Springs,
County seat of Grand County
Oldest town in Grand County
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Hot Sulphur Springs
January 7, 2013
'Town Zoning' Page January 7, 2013
Established as Saratoga West
in 1860, incorporated as Hot Sulphur Springs in 1903
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Part 00 - Preface, Adoption Ordinance, Table of ContentsPart 01 - Title 1, AdministrativePart 02 - Title 2, Boards and CommissionsPart 03 - Title 3, Business and License Regulations
Part 04 - Title 4, Public Health and SafetyPart 05 - Title 5, Police RegulationsPart 06 - Title 6, Motor Vehicles and TrafficPart 07 - Title 7, Public Ways and Property
Part 08 - Title 8, Building Regulations
Part 09 - Title 9, Zoning Regulations
Part 10 - Title 10, Subdivision
Part 11 - Tables
Part 12 - Index
NOTICE: Town Projects for Summer of 2017
Water Line Replacement:
Town Residents will experience intermittent water outages starting approximately May 22, 2017, and continuing until approximately June 15, 2017. Project dates are subject to change. The town will notify you of these changes.
This project will replace the waterline on Sumner Street between Spring and Hemlock. Street and property access my be affected during this project.
Town staff may require access inside the house prior to and through the duration of this project. We will contact you if this is necessary.
We will be conducting individual curb-stop shut off tests throughout those weeks. This will affect water service momentarily.
Outages between the hours of 7:00am and 4pm.
The town staff greatly appreciates your patience during these repairs. This is to improve your water system!
If you did not get a posted notice on your door this outage should not affect you. Please call town hall with any questions at 970-725-3933.
Pioneer Park- Colorado Parks and Wildlife State Wildlife Area
The trees are starting to change color, the mornings are getting cooler and the days shorter. The town will close the gate to the North side of Pioneer Park for the winter months on October 17th. Frisbee golf, fishing, and general Non-motorized access to the park is still open from the pedestrian bridge by Town Park or County Road 20. The porta-lets will also be removed from the North side of the park, so please plan ahead!
Things to know about Pioneer Park:
Camping is allowed for 14 Day stay in designated campsites
Camping is free and first come first serve
No water, electric or sewer connections (dumpster and porta-lets provided for campers)
Dogs must be on a leash
18 hole Frisbee Golf course on North side
DPW State Wildlife Area rules at CPW.STATE.CO.US
you may access the area by the gate or crossing the river with the Pedestrian bridge located at the north end of maple street
Regulations for operating an OHV in Hot Sulphur Springs Town limits click here. ATV Safety Courses offered here.
Colorado Parks and Wildlife snowmobile safety course offered here.
Important Information About Lead in Your Drinking Water
Hot Sulphur Springs Demographics
Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado is the county seat of Grand County located at an elevation of 7,680 feet above sea level at the mouth of Byers Canyon on the Colorado River in the central part of the county.
The 2010 U.S. Census shows Hot Sulphur Springs with 663 citizens, 27.26 percent more than it was in 2000 (521). The median age of these 663 citizens is 36.8 years and 188 of those residents or 28 percent are under the age of 20. The gender of the population in 2010 was 50.83 percent male (337) and 49.17 percent female (326). There were 309 housing units inventoried with 253 of them occupied. For a copy of the U.S. Census 2010 Demographic Profile Data page as a printable pdf file, please click here.
East Grand School District 2 covers the town of Hot Sulphur Springs. The East Grand School District web site is located here.The zip code for Hot Sulphur Springs is 80451, the area code is 970, the time zone is Mountain Standard, the GPS coordinates are 40°4'24"N, 106°6'5"W, and the size of the town is 0.8 square miles. The annual average temperature is 38.2°F and the average annual precipitation is 14.75 inches.
Hot Sulphur Springs is located in Township 8 North, Range 78 West of the sixth principal meridian, Grand County, Colorado. Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) Online Transportaiton Information System (OTIS) for Hot Suphur Springs may be found by clicking here. For a PDF file of the Grand County Atlas page showing Hot Suphur Springs, please click here. For a PDF file of the Grand County Planning & Zoning Department zoning map of Hot Sulphur Springs, please click here.
For Grand County demographic information in a PDF file format, please click here.
Some of the information above was obtained from a February 25, 2011 Sky-Hi Daily News article that can be read here in it's entirety. Additional information was obtained from this web site, from the Colorado State Demography Office from the Grand County website as well as from other sources. None of these organizations are affiliated with the Town of Hot Sulphur Springs.