Williamsburg is a Statutory Town in Fremont County, Colorado, near the Cañon City metro area. We have a rich history of coal, oil and gas production that dates back over 100 years. According to the 2010 census we have a population of 662. Residents enjoy living in the rocky terrain and dry climate typically found along the southern front range of the Rocky Mountains. Our elevation is a pleasant 5,390 feet. The Town's demographics include an estimated median income of around $35,000. Our median home cost is also very reasonable at $113,300.
Not only do we enjoy a great climate and lower cost of living, but many of our residents have beautiful views of the south side of Pikes Peak and of the Upper Arkansas River Valley.
Things to Know
Building permits are required.
ALL dogs must be registered in Town Hall within 30 days. Bring proof of Rabies shot.
ALL dogs must be on leash or constrained on property.
ALL vehicles must have current registration or blocked from view.
ALL vegetation except bushes, ornamentals, and trees, must be 6 inches or less in height within 25 feet of a dwelling.
Speed limit: 25 mph on paved roads, 15 mph on all other roads.
NO ATVs or other unlicensed motor vehicles on roads unless permitted with the Town.
ANIMALS: See the Town Code Book.
DIGGING: Call before you dig. Dial 811.
Local Telephone Numbers
Fremont County Sheriff: 276-5555
Water: Town Hall 784-4511
Gas Co. Atmos 888-286-6700
Electric: Black Hills 888-890-5554
Electric/Plumbing permits: State of CO online
Septic: Fremont County 276-7460
Trash: Howard Disposal/Twin Enviro
Post Office: Florence zip 81226
Fire Department: Florence 784-3611
Hospital: St Thomas Moore - 285-2000
Events, Meetings, and More
Monthly Board Meeting: first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
Women's Club: second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at Town Hall.
Town Hall Hours: Monday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Town Park Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.