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Welcome to Kiowa ...
The location of Kiowa has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Kiowa has a population of 818 people<3> (see below for details).
While we don't have a date for the establishment of Kiowa, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated December 30, 1912.
Kiowa is 6,440 feet [1,963 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Kiowa is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Kiowa lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Kiowa: (303) and (720)<5>
The ZIP code for Kiowa: 80117<6>
Websites for Kiowa ...
Official Website: www.townofkiowa.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Kiowa had an population of 818 people. This is an increase of 13.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 40.79% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Kiowa had a population of 723 people. This makes Kiowa the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Kiowa represents 0.01% of the total population of Colorado (which has 5,029,196 people), making it the state's 168th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 723 people, the population of Kiowa increased 24.44% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 581 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Kiowa.
Communities Also Named Kiowa ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Kiowa - they are located in Alabama, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Kiowa.
Communities near Kiowa ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Kiowa.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Kiowa. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kiowa.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Kiowa. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Kiowa.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Kiowa. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Kiowa.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kiowa ...
Looking for more information about Kiowa? 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 Kiowa, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Kiowa.
Adding Kiowa to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Kiowa in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Kiowa was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Kiowa on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Colorado (1947).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Kiowa on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Kiowa: www.townofkiowa.com/
The official website for Elbert County: www.elbertcounty-co.gov/
The official website for State of Colorado: https://www.colorado.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022