Cities and Towns in the United States / Colorado / Otero County / La Junta CO

Information about La Junta

The town of La Junta is located in the state of Colorado. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the La Junta City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews2.8 / 5 for La Junta by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

La Junta’s Administration

Address of La Junta town hallLa JuntaCity hall La Junta
PO Box 489

La Junta CO 81050
United States
Town hall phone number+1 719-384-5991
Town hall fax number+1 719-384-7231
Town hall emailNot available
La Junta CO official
La Junta mayorDonald Rizzuto

La Junta town demography

Name of La Junta town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants7 077 population57 / 4 109
La Junta town population density2 340,9 pop/sq mi (903,8 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in La Junta, CO

How to get a passport in La Junta CO ? There are 1 passport offices in La Junta, try one of these
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The top 3 most popular banks in La Junta

There are 6 bank branches in La Junta.
The State Bank is the most popular bank in town with 2, followed by U.S. Bank National Association with 1 and then TBK BANK, SSB with 1.

Find below all banks in La Junta :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
The State Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
U.S. Bank National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
TBK BANK, SSB1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The First National Bank of Las Animas1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The Colorado Bank and Trust Company of La Junta1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
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La Junta town administrative number

La Junta town code0842110
La Junta town postcode81050

Information about La Junta

Cities twinned with La JuntaCurrently, the town La Junta isn’t twinned
Natural parkLa Junta isn't a part of any natural park

Toponymy and translation of La Junta town

Bulgarian: Ла ХунтаStandard Tibetan: ལ་ཇུན་ཏ།Persian: لا خونتا
Japanese: ラ・フンタKazakh: Ла ХунтаKorean: 라 준타
Russian: Ла ДжунтаChinese: 拉洪塔 

Transport modes in La Junta

8.5 km
Lamar Municipal Airport 76 km
Pueblo Memorial Airport 90 km

La Junta town territory

La Junta town area3,02 sq mi (7,83 km²)
La Junta town altitude4 121 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 37.9794
Longitude: -103.547
Latitude: 37° 58' 46'' North
Longitude: 103° 32' 49'' West
Time zone
UTC -7:00 (America/Denver)
Summer time : UTC -6:00
Winter time : UTC -7:00
Local time

La Junta town’s neighbouring towns

La Junta neighbouring towns
SwinkNeighbouring townsCheraw
La Junta neighbouring towns
Swink 8.1 kmCheraw 14.7 kmRocky Ford 17.3 km
Las Animas 29.8 kmSugar City 30 kmManzanola 31.5 km
Ordway 32.6 kmCrowley 36.3 kmOlney Springs 40.5 km
Fowler 45.2 km  

Distance between La Junta and country’s main cities

New York City : 2555 kmLos Angeles : 1407 kmChicago : 1419 km
Houston : 1183 kmPhiladelphia : 2458 kmPhoenix : 914 km
San Antonio : 1056 kmSan Diego : 1359 kmDallas : 843 km closest
San Jose : 1610 kmJacksonville : 2181 kmIndianapolis : 1519 km
San Francisco : 1710 kmAustin : 1007 kmColumbus : 1789 km

Schools in La Junta CO

Elementary schools in La Junta

La Junta Intermediate School

District of East Otero School District No. R1
Low grade : 3, High grade : 6
Students : 459

La Junta Primary School

District of East Otero School District No. R1
Low grade : K, High grade : 2
Students : 313

High schools in La Junta

La Junta Junior/Senior High School

District of East Otero School District No. R1
Low grade : 7, High grade : 12
Students : 583

Schools near La Junta

Hotel offers in La Junta

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Nearby hotel : Hampton Inn La Junta
Hampton Inn La Junta
Address : 27800 US Highway 50 62
The Koshare Indian Museum and the John Martin Reservoir are minutes from this La Junta, Colorado hotel. The hotel offers a free daily hot breakfast and free high-speed internet access.
Nearby hotel : Travel Inn - La Junta
Travel Inn - La Junta
Address : 110 East 1st Street : 45 $US / 59 $US - 27
Located across the street from the La Junta Amtrak Station, this motel is a 5-minute walk from downtown. It features free coffee in the lobby and free Wi-Fi throughout the property.
Nearby hotel : Holiday Inn Express La Junta
Holiday Inn Express La Junta
Address : 27994 US Highway 50 Frontage Road : 86 $US / 154 $US - 59
Situated off Highway 50, this La Junta, Colorado hotel offers an indoor pool and hot tub and free Wi-Fi in every room. Koshare Indian Museum & Trading Post is 20 minutes’ drive away.
Nearby hotel : Stagecoach Motel
Stagecoach Motel
Address : 905 West Third Street : 63 $US / 0 $US - 31
Featuring a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, this La Junta, Colorado motel is 5 minutes’ drive away to Otero Junior College. Arkansas Valley Regional Med Center is 1 mile away.
Nearby hotel : High Chaparral Inn
High Chaparral Inn
Address : 1321 Elm Avenue, Rocky Ford Distance : 16.6 km : 62 $US / 0 $US - 30
Featuring a seasonal indoor pool, this motel is 5 minutes’ drive from Rocky Ford City Golf Course. All rooms are equipped with free Wi-Fi. Parking is provided on site.

Leisure and activities in the La Junta town’s surrounding area

Golf course
La Junta Golf CourseRocky Ford Country Club
to Rocky Ford 17.8 km