Basic information about the La Plata County
The La Plata County is located in the state of Colorado. This county occupies 1701 square miles, with 8 square miles being water areas. There are 51.334 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of La Plata County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (86.78%), followed by American Indian and Alaska Native (5.82%) and Some Other Race (3.27%). There are 21.100 households in the county, while 61,53% of them are family households and 38,47% represent non family households. There are 4 cities and towns in La Plata County. The most populated city is Durango city and the smallest town or village is Southern Ute CDP.