Loma, Colorado

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Loma, Colorado
Unincorporated community
Loma, Colorado is located in Colorado
Loma, Colorado
Location in Mesa County and the state of Colorado
Coordinates: 39°11′45″N 108°48′48″W / 39.19583°N 108.81333°W / 39.19583; -108.81333Coordinates: 39°11′45″N 108°48′48″W / 39.19583°N 108.81333°W / 39.19583; -108.81333
Country  United States
State  Colorado
County Mesa[1]
Elevation [1] 4,508 ft (1,374 m)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code[2] 81524
Area code(s) 970
GNIS feature ID 0174379

Loma is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Post Office located northwest of Grand Junction in Mesa County, Colorado, United States. The Loma Post Office has the ZIP Code 81524.[2]

Loma is home to Loma Elementary School, whose mascot is the lion. The school colors are green and white.[3]

Geography[edit]

Loma is located at 39°11′45″N 108°48′48″W / 39.19583°N 108.81333°W / 39.19583; -108.81333 (39.195811,-108.813229).

Notable Natives and Residents[edit]

  • James Niehues - Panoramic illustrator famous for his ski area trail maps

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ a b "ZIP Code Lookup" (JavaScript/HTML). United States Postal Service. December 28, 2006. Retrieved December 28, 2006. 
  3. ^ Loma Elementary School

External links[edit]