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Zoning Districts

All property in the unincorporated area of Larimer County is zoned. Each zoning district lists the allowed uses and other details for that district. See the table below for a list of Larimer County's zoning districts (the number indicates its section number in the Larimer County Land Use Code).

For unincorporated properties in the Estes Valley Plan Area, go to the
Estes Valley Development Code and contact Town of Estes Park staff at (970)577-3720 for assistance.

Click on the Land Use Code reference numbers below for detailed information on each zoning district.

Zoning District Land Use Code Section Reference Zoning District Land Use Code Section Reference Zoning District Land Use Code Section Reference
FA Farming 4.1.1 RE-1 Rural Estate 4.1.9 B Business 4.1.17
FA-1 Farming 4.1.2 R Residential 4.1.10 C Commercial 4.1.18
FO Forestry 4.1.3 R-1 Residential 4.1.11 I Industrial 4.1.19
FO-1 Forestry 4.1.4 R-2 Residential 4.1.12 I-1 Heavy Industrial 4.1.20
O Open 4.1.5 M Multiple-family 4.1.13 AP Airport 4.1.21
E Estate 4.1.6 M-1 Multiple-family 4.1.14 PD Planned development 4.1.22
E-1 Estate 4.1.7 A Accommodations 4.1.15 RFLB Red Feather Lakes Business 4.1.23
RE Rural Estate 4.1.8 T Tourist 4.1.16

Overlay Zone Districts

In addition to the zone districts noted above, Larimer County also has several overlay zone districts that apply in certain areas. These are described in Section 4.2 of the Land Use Code. Contact the Planning Department for more details

If you would like more specific information or if you have a question that's not answered here, contact the Larimer County Planning Department at (970)498-7679 or send us email.

Common Questions

Additional Resources and Information

County Assessor - For information about valuation and assessment of property and access to on-line property records and maps.

Cities and towns in Larimer County - For links to cities and towns in Larimer County, as well as state agencies and other resources.

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