Spectacular Views and Easy Access- 6.87 Acres in Costilla County, CO

Fort Garland, Costilla County, Colorado


6.87 Arces

Take a look at these views! This 6.87-acre property near Fort Garland, Colorado is surrounded by tree-covered hills, blue skies, and stunning scenery! Located just minutes away from Mountain Home Reservoir, you can enjoy fishing for trout throughout the summer and ice fishing during the winter months. Not to mention the fresh air and wandering wildlife youll find in this rural part of Costilla County! Build your dream home or cozy cabin here and take advantage of all that this lush landscape has to offer! Contact us today for more details.

Cash Price: $9,997

Owner Financing Options:
48 payments of $372,06 a month with a down payment of $1140
72 payments of $248.04 a month with a down payment of $1140
Owner Finance Terms: Up to 72 months, $200 Doc Fee.
This includes all interest, all closing costs, all loan servicing fees and we pay taxes while the property is being financed!
*Bad Credit, No Credit, No Problem. No Credit Check~

State: Colorado
County: Costilla
General Elevation: 4829 ft
Acres: 6.87
APN: 70260910
Subdivision: Sangre De Cristo Ranches
Deed Conveyance: Warranty Deed
Title: Clear Title
Closing / Doc Fees: $200
Coordinates: 37.3961,-105.4073
GPS Coordinates:
Home Owner Association (HOA) / Property Owner Association (POA): Yes.
Zoning: Residential Site built home, 600 sq ft minimum footprint (including porch etc).
Mobile Homes: Are Allowed, Must apply for permit.
Camping: Is allowed 14 days every 3 months.
RVs: Temporary RV Occupancy permit available for $350, good for 90 days at a time while building and is renewable.
Power: Alternative/Solar (Solar, Wind, Generator). You can contact Xcel Energy (Power & Gas Company): 800.895.4999
Water: Alternative System (Well, Water Tank, Rain Water Catcher). There is portable drinking water for free according to the association that you can get on the North side of HWY 160 between mile markers 241-242 heading towards the City of Alamosa. Now if your heading or coming from the south, there is also water available on the South East edge of San Luis. Take your own containers, be prepared.
Sewer: By Alternative System
Roads: Dirt Road Access
Time Limt To Build: None
Tax Amount: Approximately $288.32
Type Of Terrain: Flat

County Contact Information:
For land use, call Costilla County Planning & Zoning Dept at 719.937.7668
For land ownership verification call the Costilla County Assessor at 719.937.7670

Est Taxes



No water


No sewage


No telephone line


No gas


No electric

Lot Details

  • Icons/close No Mobile Home Data Provided
  • Icons/close Property is not on a Cul de Sac
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  • Icons/close Property is not Subdividable

Internet Speed for Fort Garland, Colorado

Provider Type Max Up Max Down
Blanca Telephone Company Dba Blanca Networks Optical Carrier/Fiber to the End User 1000 Mbps 1000 Mbps
ViaSat, Inc. Satellite 3 Mbps 100 Mbps
Jade communications LLC Terrestrial Fixed Wireless 25 Mbps 100 Mbps
Blanca Telephone Company Dba Blanca Networks Asymetrical xDSL 30 Mbps 50 Mbps
HNS License Sub, LLC Satellite 3 Mbps 25 Mbps
Viaero Wireless Terrestrial Fixed Wireless 5 Mbps 15 Mbps
VSAT Systems, LLC Satellite 1.3 Mbps 2 Mbps
GCI Communication Corp. Satellite 0 Mbps 0 Mbps
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This Fort Garland Economy

Description Fort Garland
Unemployment Rate 3.5%
Recent Job Growth 4.7%
Future Job Growth 67.6%
Sales Tax 3.9%
Income Tax 4.6%
Income Per Capita $15,864
Household Income $33,571
Family Median Income
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting
Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction
Wholesale Trade
Retail Trade
Transportation and warehousing
Finance and insurance
Real estate, rental, and leasing
Professional, scientific and technical services
Management of companies
Administrative, support, and waste management services
Educational services
Health care and social assistance
Arts, entertainment, and recreation
Accommodation and food services
Other services
Public administration
Approximate Location
This land's acreage of 6.87 is equal to:
Football Fields
This land's price of $10K is equal to:
Avg. priced homes in San Francisco
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USDA Hardiness Zone 5a.

USDA Plant Hardiness Zones are the standard by which gardeners and growers can determine which plants are most likely to thrive at a location.

Think the intermountain west. Places that very much have all 4 seasons. Real winters and Real summers. With those other 2 seasons sprinkled in for good measure. You can grow lots of things here, but be sure to pick up 'cold hard' varieties. Local nurseries will be your best bet for quality plants.

The coldest days in winter:
Temperatures from -20 to -15°C

This zone is good for growing:
peaches, strawberries, Concord Grapes, apples, and potatoes
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