2015 GSA Per Diem Rates for El Paso County, Colorado
Note: These per diem rates are for a previous year, and are no longer current. Click here to view 2017 per diem rates.
El Paso County Per Diems for August 2015:
Lodging:$89.00 / night
Meals & Incidentals:$66.00 / day
These per diem rates are set by the GSA and are used by Federal and local governments as well as many private-sector companies to reimburse employees for business travel expenses incurred within El Paso County, Colorado (county borders are highlighted on the Colorado map).
Generally, you will be entitled to one Lodging per-diem of up to $89.00 to cover your actual hotel costs and one Meals & Incidentals per-diem payment of $66.00 to cover food and incidentals like parking costs for each full day of travel within El Paso County. 75% of the normal M&IE per diem rates are generally issued for your first and last days of travel.
Cities in the El Paso County Per Diem Area
In the Continental United States (CONUS), per diems are assigned on a county-by-county basis. These rates apply to all cities, towns, and other areas that fall within the borders of El Paso County.
The El Paso County per diem rates listed on this page apply to business travel in the following cities: Broadmoor, Calhan, Cascade, Cheyenne Mountain Air Station (military base), Colorado Springs, Ellicott, Falcon, Fountain, Ft. Carson Facilities (military base), Manitou Springs, Monument, Palmer Lake, Papeton, Peterson Air Force Base (military base), Peyton, Pikeview, Ramah, Rush, Schriever Air Force Base (military base), Security, U.s. Air Force Academy (military base), Widefield, Wigwam, Yoder, and other unincorporated areas within El Paso County boundaries.