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.

Testing of Tornado sirens

Testing will begin Tuesday March 14, 2017 at 10:00 A.M.  This would continue on the second Tuesday of each month through the Month of October, 2017.

The test for March will be a three (3) minute TAKE COVER, followed by a one (1) solid ALL CLEAR.
The months April through October will only be the one (1) minute solid ALL CLEAR tone.

This way we are kept abreast for those sirens that need repaired. 
Sirens are scheduled to be sounded at the following times and places:
10:00 a.m. – Burlington
10:05 a.m. – Bethune
10:10 a.m. – Stratton
10:15 a.m. – Vona
10:20 a.m. – Seibert
10:25 a.m. – Flagler
10:30 a.m. – Countywide test of the “CodeRed” system.

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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