Original County Guadalupe (1861-1875)
County Seat - Conejos (Since 1875)
Conejos (briefly named Guadalupe) was one of the
original counties. In 1874 it was split up with parts going to La Plata, Hinsdale and
Rio Grande Counties. In 1885 it was split again to form Archuleta County. In 1913 a
small piece was added to the new Alamosa County.
Population 1980-7,686Population 1990 - 7,453Population 2014 - 8,265