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Lincoln County

Lincoln County

About Lincoln County

Lincoln County Courthouse

 

Lincoln County is one of the 64 counties in the U.S. state of Colorado. As of the 2010 census, the population was 5,467. The county seat is Hugo.  The county obtains its name in memory of President Abraham Lincoln.

 

Lincoln County was formed in 1889 from parts of Elbert and Bent Counties.  Geographically, the county forms a backward block L, which is 72 miles long and 48 miles wide in the south, but only 30 miles wide in the north.  The total area of Lincoln County is 2,593 square miles of rolling prairie with several river valleys and numerous sand hills.  Lincoln County geographically is part of the high plains portion of the Colorado Piedmont, and as such the terrain is quite flat and ranges in elevation from 4,500 feet in the southeast to approximately 5,400 feet in the northwest.

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Lincoln County

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Limon Stop & Shop Supermarket

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Stop & Shop Supermarket acquired the Limon grocery store in August, 2014. Stop & Shop Supermarket has been family operated since 1946. Stop & Shop's goal is to provide the...

Limon Chamber of Commerce

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Our Mission "Strengthening and supporting our local businesses to promote Limon as a destination location." The Vision "Facilitating community events in partnership with the Town of Limon, Lincoln County, and...