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

Currently no bid opportunities at this time

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

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



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.

The America Red Cross is offering training for volunteers interested helping host overnight shelters for victims of natural disasters in our community.  As part of the shelter team you will provide comfort and assistance to our neighbors as well as people traveling through Kit Carson County who need a little help dealing with blizzards, dangerous thunderstorms and tornadoes. 
When: Saturday, November 5th, 2016, 9am-5pm
Where: Kit Carson County Ambulance Facility, 1576 Lowell Ave., Burlington, CO 80807


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