Basic information about the Rio Grande County
The Rio Grande County is located in the state of Colorado. This county occupies 913 square miles, with 1 square miles being water areas. There are 11.982 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Rio Grande County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (78.28%), followed by Some Other Race (15.92%) and Two or More races (3.24%). There are 4.779 households in the county, while 68,99% of them are family households and 31,01% represent non family households. There are 6 cities and towns in Rio Grande County. The most populated city is Monte Vista city and the smallest town or village is Alpine CDP.