Latitude / Longitude:
38°00′26″N 107°28′00″W / 38.00722°N 107.46667°W / 38.00722
Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
Capitol City is a ghost town in Hinsdale County, Colorado, on the Alpine Loop National Scenic Back Country Byway.
Capitol City was founded in 1877 and once had a population of 400. Its founders wanted it to become the capital of Colorado.
The post office, some outbuildings, and brick kilns remain.