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The Pagosa Magazine & Real Estate Guide | 2014-2015 Winter/Spring Edition

Quick Tips and Fast Facts TR ANSPORTATION:
Stevens Field, Archuleta County
About Pagosa Springs, Colorado Airport has the capacity for commuter
aircraft, private planes and light cargo
mountain views from the window of a jim smith realty listing | photo by katie vining planes. Durango-La Plata County
Airport (56 miles west) is a commercial
LOCATION Natur al Gas: SourceGas GEOGRAPHY airport serviced by several airlines.
Situated at the junction of two major P. O. Box 505, 457 Lewis Street Archuleta County
highways, Pagosa Springs is within easy (970) 264-2192 Land Area: 1,350.22 square miles TA XES
driving distance of several major cities, yet Persons per square mile: approx 9 Personal Income Tax: 5%
still isolated from the hustle and bustle of Telephone: CenturyLink County Seat: Pagosa Springs Sales & Use Tax: 3% State; 4% County
urban life. Take a five-minute drive from P. O. Box 359 (800) 225-2594 Other Town: Arboles County tax revenue is divided between
Pagosa in any direction to find the natural INDUSTRY Archuleta County and Pagosa Springs.
beauty and wilderness that makes this area Cellular Service: Type of Workers: Corporate Income Tax: 5.0%
so unique. Verizon and AT&T Private Wage or Salary: 61%
Government: 17% EDUCATION
ELEVATION Water & Sanitation: For Pagosa Self-Employed, Not Incorporated: 22% Public School Enrollment:
Lakes Area: (Average) 1600-1800
7,079 Feet at the County Fields of Work: Construction, Private Education is also available in
Courthouse, Downtown. Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Pagosa Springs from various sources.
P. O. Drawer 4610 (970) 731-2691 Accommodation and Food Services,
POPULATION For Town of Pagosa Springs: Retail, Education, Health, Social Services MEDICAL
Archuleta County (According to US Census) Town Hall P. O. Box 1859 RELOCATION Pagosa Springs has two family medical
Population in 1990: 4,138 (970) 264-4151 Talk To A Local: Call 970-264-3200 and clinics that are staffed by MDs and Nurse
Population in 2000: 9,898 ask to speak with any Jim Smith Realty Practitioners.
Population in 2011: 12,013 Tr ash Services: Agent. We’ll happily answer your ques- Serious emergencies are transported
Rural Population: 64% Urban: 36% Waste Management tions on much more than Real Estate! by ambulance or helicopter, generally
1041 CR 500 P. O. Box 187 Ask us about schools, retiring here, to Mercy Medical Center in Durango
UTILITIES (970) 264-5622 activities and more. No strings attached. or San Juan Regional Hospital
Elite Recycling and Disposal in Farmington, New Mexico.
Electricity: La Plata Electric PO Box 5737 (970) 264-2012 Contact the Chamber of Commerce A well-trained staff of professional EMTs
P. O. Box 305 (970) 264-4171 www.elite-recycling.com for a free relocation package: provides 24 hour, 7 day a week, on-call
800-252-2204 or visitpagosasprings.com service. Pagosa Springs also has several
At Your Disposal dentists, optometrists, chiropractors,
P.O. Box 5907 (970) 264-4891 physical therapy clinics and natural healing
practitioners.
Pagosa now has a Critical Access
Hospital, which eliminates the need to drive
to Durango for emergency care in many
cases. See article this issue for more.



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Reserve.Ad_JSPMag.indd 1 Jim Smith Realty | 970-264-3200 | www.JimSmithRealty.com | www.Pagosa.com | 445 San Juan Street | PO Box 1680 | Pagosa Springs, Colorado 81147
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