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Counties We Proudly Serve:

Baca, Bent, Crowley, Kiowa, Otero and Prowers

Located in Colorado’s Great Plains

About the Area

The area attracts a diverse population of people who choose to live here for work and education. Manufacturing jobs rank in the top ten industries along with government, agriculture, healthcare and education.

At a glance:

  • Total Population: 46,727
  • Average Age: 39
  • Average Earnings per Job: $39,175

Activities and Things to Do

Southeast Colorado is best known for its welcoming small towns that offer a variety of things to do year-round from outdoor activities like mountain biking and horseback riding to historical attractions and culinary experiences. Find travel resources and adventure ideas here.

The quality of life in Southeast Colorado is hard to match, making it a desirable place to live, work and raise a family.

Education K-12

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Help your child explore a career in manufacturing!