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Conejos, Colorado
Conejos County Courthouse in Conejos.
Conejos County Courthouse in Conejos.
Location of the Conejos CDP in Conejos County, Colorado.
Location of the Conejos CDP in Conejos County, Colorado.
Conejos, Colorado is located in the United States
Conejos, Colorado
Conejos, Colorado
Location in the United States
Country  United States
State  Colorado
County Conejos County
Founded 1858
 • Type unincorporated town
 • Total 0.484 sq mi (1.254 km2)
 • Land 0.484 sq mi (1.254 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.000 km2)
7,897 ft (2,407 m)
 • Total 58
 • Density 120/sq mi (46/km2)
Time zone UTC-7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP Code
Area code(s) 719
GNIS feature Conejos CDP

Conejos is an unincorporated town, a post office, a census-designated place (CDP), and the county seat of Conejos County, Colorado, United States. The Conejos post office has the ZIP Code 81129. At the United States Census 2010, the population of the Conejos CDP was 58, while the population of the 81129 ZIP Code Tabulation Area was 156 including adjacent areas. Conejos is the only unincorporated county seat in the State of Colorado.


Conejos is located in southeastern Conejos County at 37°05′19″N 106°01′12″W / 37.08861°N 106.02000°W / 37.08861; -106.02000 (37.088597,-106.019955). It is bordered to the south by the town of Antonito. U.S. Route 285 forms the eastern edge of the community and leads north 28 miles (45 km) to Alamosa, Colorado, and south 31 miles (50 km) to Tres Piedras, New Mexico.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Conejos has a total area of 0.48 square miles (1.25 km2), all of it land.


The United States Census Bureau initially defined the Conejos CDP for the United States Census 2010.

Conejos CDP, Colorado
Year Pop. ±%
2010 58 —    
2020 —    
Source: United States Census Bureau

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