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Welcome to Aguilar ...
The town of Aguilar is located in Las Animas County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Aguilar has a population of 476 people<1> (see below for details).
Aguilar was incorporated January 10, 1894.
The origin (or the toponymy) of Aguilar: Named after Jose Ramon Aguilar, an early resident in the area.
The community of Aguilar is 6,380 feet [1,945 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Aguilar is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Aguilar lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Aguilar: (719)
The ZIP code for Aguilar: 81020<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Aguilar had a population of 538 people. This makes Aguilar the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Aguilar represents 0.01% of the population of Colorado (which has 5,029,196 people), making it the state's 192nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 538 people, the population of Aguilar decreased 9.27% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 593 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Aguilar had an population of 476 people. This is a decrease of 11.52% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.73% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Aguilar.
Communities near Aguilar ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Aguilar and not the distance if driven.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Aguilar.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Aguilar:
Websites for Aguilar ...
Official Website: www.townofaguilar.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aguilar ...
Looking for more information about Aguilar? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Aguilar, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Aguilar.
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The official website for Aguilar: www.townofaguilar.com/
The official website for Las Animas County: www.tlac.net/county/
The official website for State of Colorado: https://www.colorado.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019