Eastlake, Colorado

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Eastlake, Colorado
Unincorporated community
The Eastlake Farmers Co-Operative Elevator Company, located at 126th Avenue and Claude Court in the Eastlake Neighborhood of Thornton.
The Eastlake Farmers Co-Operative Elevator Company, located at 126th Avenue and Claude Court in the Eastlake Neighborhood of Thornton.
Eastlake, Colorado is located in Colorado
Eastlake, Colorado
Eastlake, Colorado
Location within the state of Colorado
Coordinates: 39°55′17″N 104°57′33″W / 39.92139°N 104.95917°W / 39.92139; -104.95917Coordinates: 39°55′17″N 104°57′33″W / 39.92139°N 104.95917°W / 39.92139; -104.95917
Country  United States
State  Colorado
Counties Adams[1]
Elevation[1] 5,269 ft (1,606 m)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code[2] 80241

Eastlake is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Post Office in Adams County, Colorado, United States. The Eastlake Post Office has the ZIP Code 80614.[2] Most of the Eastlake area has been annexed by the City of Thornton.

A post office called Eastlake has been in operation since 1912.[3] The community takes its name from nearby East Lake.[4]

Geography[edit]

Eastlake is located at 39°55′17″N 104°57′33″W / 39.92139°N 104.95917°W / 39.92139; -104.95917 (39.921323,-104.959259).

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". United States Postal Service. December 15, 2006. Archived from the original (JavaScript/HTML) on November 22, 2010. Retrieved December 15, 2006. 
  3. ^ "Post offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 6 March 2016. Retrieved 25 June 2016. 
  4. ^ Dawson, John Frank. Place names in Colorado: why 700 communities were so named, 150 of Spanish or Indian origin. Denver, CO: The J. Frank Dawson Publishing Co. p. 19. 

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