Pueblo County, Colorado

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Pueblo County, Colorado
Pueblo County Courthouse by David Shankbone.jpg
The Pueblo County Courthouse with brass dome in Pueblo
Location within Colorado
Location within Colorado
Map of the United States highlighting Colorado
Colorado's location within the U.S.
FoundedNovember 1, 1861
Named forCity of Pueblo
Largest cityPueblo
 • Total2,398 sq mi (6,211 km2)
 • Land2,386 sq mi (6,180 km2)
 • Water12 sq mi (31 km2), 0.5%
Population (est.)
 • (2015)163,591
 • Density67/sq mi (26/km2)
Congressional district3rd
Time zoneMountain: UTC−7/−6

Pueblo County (/ˈpwɛbl/ or /ˈpjɛbl/) is a county in the state of Colorado in the United States. As of the 2010 census, 159,063 people lived there. The county seat is Pueblo.