El Paso County, Colorado

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El Paso County, Colorado
El Paso County Justice Center by David Shankbone.jpg
El Paso County Justice Center
Map of Colorado highlighting El Paso County
Location in the U.S. state of Colorado
Map of the United States highlighting Colorado
Colorado's location in the U.S.
Founded November 1, 1861
Named for Spanish-language name for Ute Pass
Seat Colorado Springs
Largest city Colorado Springs
Area
 • Total 2,130 sq mi (5,517 km2)
 • Land 2,127 sq mi (5,509 km2)
 • Water 2.7 sq mi (7 km2), 0.1%
Population (est.)
 • (2015) 674,471
 • Density 293/sq mi (113/km2)
Congressional district 5th
Time zone Mountain: UTC−7/−6
Website www.elpasoco.com

El Paso County is a county in the state of Colorado in the United States. The county seat is Colorado Springs.