Drinking Water Public Notification

Our water system recently violated a drinking water standard. Although this situation does not require that you take immediate action, as our customers, you have a right to know what happened, what you should do, and what we are doing to correct the situation.

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2015 Town Budget

Since 2009, the town has experienced volatile revenue from property tax, federal mineral lease and severance tax, sales tax and other sources. In addition, the Town suffered a significant loss due to employee theft. Through a variety of policy decisions and management... read more

Paonia listed in top 20 winter mountain towns! just name Paonia one of the best U.S. mountain towns to visit in the winter. Calling it “one of Colorado’s most unique mountain towns”, where “no one seems to be in a hurry,” the online magazine mentions our creative... read more
Tomorrow is forecast to be Much Warmer than today. Showers possible.
Snow Showers
Friday 04/17 40%
High 40° / Low 26°
Snow showers possible. Lows overnight in the mid 20s.
Chance of Rain
Saturday 04/18 70%
High 50° / Low 28°
Showers early becoming a steady light rain later in the day. High around 50F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70%.

Paonia Town Board

Meetings every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month at Paonia Town Hall.

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Paonia in Photos

Galleries of the people and places of Paonia

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Population in 2014: 1,451

Males: 730  (51.2%)
Females: 695  (48.8%)
Median age:   44.2 yrs
CO median age:   38.5 yrs

Median household income in 2014: $46,010
Average household income 2014: $52,839
Per capita income in 2014: $23,746
Median house value in 2014: $178,247
Average Home Value in 2014: $201,659

Video footage by Steve Huntley

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