Cathedral, Colorado

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Cathedral, Colorado
Census-designated place
Cathedral is located in Colorado
Cathedral is located in the US
Coordinates: 38°5′44″N 107°1′59″W / 38.09556°N 107.03306°W / 38.09556; -107.03306Coordinates: 38°5′44″N 107°1′59″W / 38.09556°N 107.03306°W / 38.09556; -107.03306
Country United States
State Colorado
County Hinsdale
 • Total 21.3 sq mi (55.1 km2)
 • Land 21.3 sq mi (55.1 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 8,907 ft (2,715 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 14
 • Density 0.6/sq mi (0.25/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
Area code(s) 970
FIPS code 08-12450
GNIS feature ID 2583219

Cathedral is a census-designated place (CDP) in Hinsdale County, Colorado, United States. The population as of the 2010 census was 14.[1]


Cathedral is located in the northeast corner of Hinsdale County on the east side of Cebolla Creek, a north-flowing tributary of the Gunnison River. The community is at the junction of County Roads 50 and 45. County Road 50 leads southwest (upstream) 15 miles (24 km) to Colorado State Highway 149 at Slumgullion Pass, from which point Lake City, the Hinsdale County seat, is 9 miles (14 km) to the northwest. County Road 50 also leads north (downstream) from Cathedral into Gunnison and eventually via County Road 27 16 miles (26 km) to Highway 149 at Powderhorn.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Cathedral CDP has an area of 21.3 square miles (55.1 km2), all land.[2] The southeast part of the CDP is within Gunnison National Forest.

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  1. ^ Colorado Trend Report 2: State and Complete Places (Sub-state 2010 Census Data). Missouri Census Data Center. Accessed 2011-02-25.
  2. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Cathedral CDP, Colorado". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved April 24, 2017. 

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