Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Salida, CO

The City of Salida is a Statutory City that is the county seat and most populous city of Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. The population was 5,504 at the U.S. Census 2000. The town's name is Salida (pronounced Sah-LEE-dah) Spanish for Exit, as it is the exit of the valley. Local, non-hispanics pronounce it sə-LYE-də. Founded in 1880, Salida was originally a railroad town and was a significant link in the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad. After World War II the railroad began pulling back its operations in Salida. Many residents in the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s worked either in local ranching operations or commuted north to Leadville to work at the Climax Molybdenum Company. Today the most prominent business in Salida is tourism, consisting of skiing at Monarch ski area, whit... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Chaffee County8,710 Population (as of 2000)
Colorado State8,483 Population (current)
372.3 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.2 Square Miles of Water$144,700 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$31,498 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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444 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$15,387,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
2,862 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$66,777,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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1 Salida, CO Job Found

What sets Bank of the West apart from other banks is our team members–they embody the optimistic spirit of the West. There is a spirit here that dr...
Bank of the West - CO - Salida - posted 17 days ago

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