With a current population of only 786 people, Hinsdale County, Colorado is the third-least populated county in all of Colorado. There is a veteran population of 111. The median household income in Hinsdale County is $56,667, and the median housing cost is $261,700.
Most of Hinsdale County is made up of parts of several different national forests and the Weminuche Wilderness Area. The national forests that make up Hinsdale are the Gunnison National Forest, the Rio Grande National Forest, the San Juan National Forest, and the Uncompahgre National Forest.
Hinsdale County is also the location of several hiking trails where visitors can enjoy the sites of nature that Colorado has to offer. The Continental Divide Trail is a 3,100 mile long trail that runs between Mexico and Canada. In Hinsdale, the Continental Divide Trail passes through many of the highest regions of the San Juan Mountains.
Hinsdale County offers a number of benefits to veterans, surviving spouses, administrators, executors, guardians, and heirs. The county provides compensation for hospitalization, disability, and vocational training. The state of Colorado offers property tax exemption for disabled veterans. For those that qualify, 50 percent of the first $200,000 in the actual value of their primary residence will be exempt.
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Hinsdale County Property Search
Properties for Hinsdale County can be found in the following areas:
Cathedral, Henson, Lake City, Piedra
We are currently updating this property search. For updated information on VA home loan qualifications for properties in Hinsdale County contact VA Home Loan Centers or use the chat feature on our site.
Hinsdale County Condos
The closest VFW Post is currently located in South Fork, Colo.
Post 8121 Seigfried-Leyte Post
PO Box 363
South Fork, CO 811540363
Meeting Location & Time
580 Spruce St
Del Norte, CO 81132-3237
12:00pm 4th Sunday
Quartermaster: James Mitchell
Commander: Donald Mc Callister
Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable in Hinsdale County
- Single Family: $575
- Condominium: $575
- Duplex Family: $600
- Triplex Family: $625
- Fourplex Family: $650
- Repair Certification: $100
An additional fee of $50 is included in the above appraisals for the completion of the 1004MC form. This form is required for all VA appraisals, to include liquidation appraisals. For a VA loan application, contact VA Home Loan Centers.
- Colorado VA Loan Information: https://www.vahomeloancenters.org/colorado-va-home-loan-limits/
- VA Loan Information by State: https://www.vahomeloancenters.org/va-loan-limit-maximum-va-loan-amount/