Canon City (Cañon City), Colorado

Canon City: City in Colorado, United States


Cañon City is a city located in the county of Fremont in the U.S. state of Colorado. Its population at the 2010 census was 16,400. After 6 years in 2016 city had an estimated population of 16,679 inhabitants.

The city was created 163 years ago in 1859.

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Location of Cañon City on Colorado map.

Quick Facts about Cañon City

Population : 16,679 (2016)
Country : United States of America
State : Colorado (United States)
County : Fremont County
Phone Area Codes : 719
Water as percent of area : 0.1%
Land as percent of area : 99.9%
Altitude : 5,331 feet / 1625 meters
Capital city : Cañon City is capital of Fremont County
Establishment : January 01, 1860 (163 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 21:37:23 (4th December 2023)
Postal code : 81212
Population growth : 1.67% (2010-2016)
Weather : 59℉ Sunny 7-days weather
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Cañon City is located at 38°26'28"N 105°14'33"W (38.4409800, -105.2424500).

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Cañon City forecast: Sunny, with a high near 59. West wind around 15 mph. more


The population of Cañon City increased by 1.67% in 6 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 16,400 - census
2016 16,679 1.67% census

Cañon City zip code is 81212. County name: Fremont, County fips: 08043

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People born in Cañon City (8)

People born in Cañon City, including medical researcher Donald S. Fredrickson, circus performer, Ziegfeld Girl Bird Millman, United States admiral Emory S. Land, .


  • Michael Stimack (American football coach) he was born in 25/05/1922
  • Stan Blake (American politician) he was born in 08/11/1954
  • Virginia Linder (American judge) she was born in 01/01/1953
  • Charlie Dye (US painter (1906-1972)) he was born in 01/01/1906
  • Roscoe M. Booth (music professor) he was born in 19/07/1923

Schools in Cañon City

College & universities near Cañon City, CO

Code Name City ZIP
127820 Pikes Peak Community College Colorado Springs (CO) 80906-5498

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Cañon City, CO

Code Name Address Type
COS Colorado Springs, Colorado 120 South Weber Street BUS
PUB Pueblo, Colorado 1080 Chinook Lane BUS
SLD Salida, CO 54 Jones Avenue BUS
PSG Poncha Springs, CO 6250 US Highway 285 BUS
BUV Buena Vista, CO 27318 County Road 314 BUS

Post offices near Cañon City

Post Office Name City ZIP
Canon City Post Office Canon City (CO) 81212

Other cities in Fremont County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Fremont County , CO.

City Name Population Title
Florence 3,982 City in Colorado, United States
Penrose 3,582 Place in Colorado, USA
Coal Creek 2,400 Town in Fremont County, Colorado, United States
Williamsburg 682 Town in Colorado
Rockvale 504 City in Fremont County, Colorado, United States of America
Brookside 261 City in Fremont County, Colorado, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Cañon City distances to largest Colorado cities