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Fort Garland is in Costilla County.
The community was named for Brig. Gen. John Garland
The latitude of Fort Garland is 37.428N. The longitude is -105.433W.It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 7,936 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 432.
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10% of Fort Garland residents report German ancestry, and 1% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Fort Garland ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Fort Garland was $9,470, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Fort Garland residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Fort Garland, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $225. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $584.
Costilla County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Fort Garland political report.
The average commute time for Fort Garland workers is 16 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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