San Miguel County , Colorado

San Miguel County: County in Colorado, United States


San Miguel County is a county located in the U.S. state of Colorado. As of the 2010 census, the population was 7,359 and a population density of 2 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 8,105 inhabitants. Its county seat is Telluride. The county was created 139 years ago in 1882.

San Miguel County Quick Facts

Population : 8,105 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Colorado (United States)
Different from : San Miguel County
Area : 3337 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.2%
Land as percent of area : 99.8%
Named for : San Miguel River
Capital : Telluride
Establishment : January 01, 1883
Time Zone : America/Denver
Local time : 13:41:41 (27th May 2022)
Density : 2 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 9.2% (2010-2020)
San Miguel County locator map
Location of San Miguel County on Colorado map.


San Miguel County is located at 38°0'13"N 108°24'21"W (38.0037400, -108.4058300). It has 5 neighbors: Dolores County, Montrose County, Ouray County, San Juan County and San Juan County.

San Miguel County map

The largest city of San Miguel County is Ophir with a population of 190. Other cities include and Sawpit population 38. See all San Miguel County cities & populated places.

San Miguel County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in San Miguel County.

City Name Population Title
Telluride 2,416 Town in Colorado, USA
Mountain Village 1,470 Town in Colorado, USA
Norwood 598 Statutory Town in San Miguel County, Colorado, United States
Ophir 190 Human settlement in San Miguel County, Colorado, United States of America
Sawpit 38 Human settlement in San Miguel County, Colorado, United States of America

San Miguel County has 5 neighbours.


The population of San Miguel County increased by 9.2% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,359 - census
2011 7,487 1.71% estimation process
2012 7,581 1.24% estimation process
2013 7,621 0.52% estimation process
2014 7,738 1.51% estimation process
2015 7,836 1.25% estimation process
2016 8,017 2.26% estimation process
2017 8,034 0.21% estimation process
2018 8,180 1.78% estimation process
2019 8,179 -0.01% estimation process
2020 8,105 -0.91% estimation process

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Other places with the same name (2)

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