Kit Carson County
Welcome to the
Kit Carson County Colorado
Government Website

Kit Carson County is located on the I-70 corridor in East Central
Colorado near the Kansas border. Encompassing 2,161 square
miles, Kit Carson County is among the State's top livestock,
wheat and corn producing counties. Founded in 1889, its
county seat is located in Burlington, Colorado at the Kit Carson
County Courthouse. 

Home to over 8,000 residents, Kit Carson County's six primary
communities offer a wide range of social and recreational
opportunities including the historic Kit Carson County Carousel
and Museum, Old Town, three golf courses, three public
swimming pools, a number of well equipped community
playgrounds and parks and the annual County Fair and PRCA

Offices and Extensions:


301 - DMV, Recorder or Elections
303 - Court Clerk
304 - Administration, Vital Records, or the Commissioners
306 - Sheriff
307 - Dispatch
308 - Jail
309 - Probation office
310 - Assessor
311 - Treasurer
312 - Victims Advocate or Useful Public Service

Open Records Policy

Bid Opportunities

Kit Carson County Marijuana Ordinance for county owned

Kit Carson County Marijuana Cultivation Ordinance

The Kit Carson County Office of Emergency Management has
documents to help you in any emergency. Check their page here!

Follow us on Social Media for emergency news and updates!

Public information Office  Sheriff's Office

Help us improve broadband in our region. Take this survey
at sponsored by the East Central Council
of Local Governments!

Register your home phone and/or mobile phone to receive notifications in an emergency CodeRED Community Notification Enrollment.




   Wednesday,  May 25 

     Carson & Barnes Circus at the Fairgrounds

   Saturday, July 30 Jake Worthington, Live!



Immediately following the PRCA Rodeo at the Kit Carson County  Fair, Jake Worthington will be performing! 

Jake Worthington is 19 years old and from La Porte, Texas. In 2014 under the guidance of Blake Shelton, Jake was named "Runner-Up" on Season 6 of the hit ‘NBC’ TV Show "The Voice". In October 2015 Jake Independently released his debut EP of original songs. The EP debuted: #16 Billboard Heatseekers & #44 Billboard Country Albums.

CAMPING POLICY: There is no camping at the fairgrounds except during pre-approved events.

 Click here for more information

Kit Carson Fairgrounds is in the East Central Colorado Enterprise Zone! What is an Enterprise Zone?
It is a state designated area in need of economic growth and diversification that provides state income tax credits to investors. For more information, click here.


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