Living in South Fork, Colorado

Located in Rio Grande County, South Fork, CO is a small mountain town with a population of under 1,000 year round residents. The South Fork Visitor's Center offers information on local businesses, including real estate agents, architects, builders and more.  South Fork: Basecamp for Adventure
Please also visit the Town Of South Fork Website for additional necessary information: South Fork Home Page | Town of South Fork (colorado.gov)

 

Internet

  • High speed (1 Gbps) fiber optic broadband, Ciello powered by SLVREC, (719-) 852-3538, www.ciello.com.
  • High speed broadband, Simply Broadband Services, LLC (719-) 480-7414
  • DSL, CenturyLink (855-) 637-9528, www.centurylink.com

Water & Sewer

Within South Fork city limits, you’ll need to acquire water & sewer service from the Town of South Fork at (719-) 658-2276, Water Enterprise | Town of South Fork (colorado.gov).  Properties in South Fork Ranches need to contact the South Fork Ranches master HOA, South Fork Ranches | Elk Peaks Consulting Group, Ltd. (elkpeaksassociations.com). Properties outside of the town limits typically have well and septic systems. 

Propane/Natural Gas

Electricity

Trash & Recycling

  • Curbside trash service and recyclying pickup is available through MDS Waste & Recycle , (719-) 658-3060 www.mdswasteandrecycle.com.  Public dumping is prohibited and non-visitors should get residential trash service.

Television

  • There is no local cable service in our area, but satellite service is available through DirectTV, (855-) 900-3473, www.directtv.com or Dish (888-) 922-0896, www.dish.com.  Broadband internet service is sufficient for streaming television providers such as Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, etc.   

Telephone

  • Land lines are provided by Ciello powered by SLVREC, (719-) 852-3538www.ciello.com
  • Cell phone service is available through CenturyLink, (855-)637-9528, www.centurylink.com or Verizon, (800-) 837-4966, www.verizon.com.
    Verizon Wireless provides the most consistent coverage throughout South Fork and most of the river valley.  AT&T users have limitied roaming access, and users of other services report that they do not have service past South Fork. 

Mail/Delivery Services

The South Fork Post Office (USPS) is located on US Hwy 160 in Downtown South Fork, 130 W Frontage RdSouth ForkCO 81154, Post Office in South Fork, CO - Hours and Location (postallocations.com)

Schools

Medical Services