Hot Sulphur Springs,
Grand County,

County seat of Grand County
Oldest town in Grand County


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Paul F. Gilbert
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February 7, 2013

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Colorado River grasses, Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado

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Hot Sulphur Springs Zoning map

Established as Saratoga West
in 1860, incorporated as Hot Sulphur Springs in 1903





Hot Sulphur Springs Parshall Fire Protection District Chili Dinner

     Hot Sulphur Springs Fire Station
     at 286 Grand Ave
     Friday, October 14th, 2016
     6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

       More info to come:

Fall Projects 2016

The Town of Hot Sulphur Springs has some fall projects that will be kicking off the week of September 5th.  We are replacing a hydrants, and doing some line extensions.  This work does require that we shut water off temporarily prior do doing the work.  The day that the work will be done notices will be hung door to door.
The Town will be working with CDOT to permanently close the West section of the Y at Park Street and Highway 40.

Week of September 12:
         Road work: Park Street-
The West side of the Y intersection with Highway 40 will be closed. This portion of the street will be rotomilled and dirt work to correct drainage problems.  Town will be closing this portion of Park Street permanently.  CDOT will be repainting the lines on both the highway and on Park Street to help guide drivers.  The area will be reseeded to help collect drainage from Hwy 40 that is causing the bank to collapse.  The town is working to find funding to restore the river bank.  

Week of September 19:
         2 service line extensions Hwy 40 and First
         Isolation of valves in Longview Subdivision.  Brief water outage Wednesday and Thursday.

Week of September 26
         Water Line extension E Grand and Fifth.  Water service will be disrupted Monday 9-4 and Tuesday 9-4 in the Longview and Himebaugh Subdivisions.

Projects will likely extend into mid-October

Pioneer Park 

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 
you may access the area by the gate or crossing the river with the  Pedestrian bridge located at the north end of maple street

ATV's and other OHV's

Regulations for operating an OHV in Hot Sulphur Springs Town limits click here.


Ride Respectfully!

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.

United States 2010 Census logo       Hot Sulphur Springs, Grand County, Colorado logo

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.

As of 2006-2010, the per capita income of Hot Sulphur Springs is $25,298, which is lower than the state average of $30,151 and is lower than the national average of $27,334. Hot Sulphur Springs median household income is $68,250, which has grown by 73.64% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 14.50% and is much higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. On average Hot Sulphur Springs residents spend 17.2 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the state average of 24.0 minutes and is lower than the national average of 25.3 minutes.

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.