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Silverton Colorado

San Juan Development Association Enhancing economic diversification in Silverton and San Juan County, CO by promoting collaboration, partnerships, and trust between businesses, non-profits, and local governments through community priority projects.


Welcome to San Juan County, Colorado

San Juan Development Association is a 501c3 that promotes commercial, cultural, industrial, and recreational development in and within the vicinity of the Town of Silverton and San Juan County, Colorado.

Silverton & San Juan County:
Open For Business

Nestled at 9,318 feet above sea level in the heart of Colorado’s rugged San Juan Mountains, Silverton is a quaint, historic mining town that is transforming into a nexus of outdoor adventure. With a year-round population of 663, Silverton offers idyllic small town living and an exceptional quality of life. The entire downtown is a National Historic Landmark, and the highly walkable business district is lined with colorful Victorian shops, galleries and restaurants. The community enjoys an expanding arts and culture scene, with numerous special events hosted throughout the year.

With all of San Juan County designated as a federal Opportunity Zone, Silverton is prime for investment. Our charming mountain village is a great place to start a business, raise a family, or retire. Silverton and San Juan County are committed to attracting and supporting high impact investments that will benefit and grow our community into the future.


San Juan County Colorado is an Opportunity Zone

Building a Diverse and Sustainable Economy

San Juan Development Association partners with San Juan County, the Town of Silverton, Chamber of Commerce, and Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwest Colorado to:

Identify viable economic development projects and initiatives.

Connect community and businesses to funding opportunities.

Develop goals and strategies for implementing economic development projects and initiatives.

Identify opportunities and challenges for economic activity.

Silverton Colorado
Memberships & DonationsLearn how you can help support San Juan Development Association's projects and initiatives.