Goldfield, Colorado

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Goldfield
CDP
Flag of Goldfield
Flag
Goldfield is located in Colorado
Goldfield
Goldfield
Location of Goldfield in Colorado.
Coordinates: 38°43′04″N 105°07′34″W / 38.71778°N 105.12611°W / 38.71778; -105.12611Coordinates: 38°43′04″N 105°07′34″W / 38.71778°N 105.12611°W / 38.71778; -105.12611
Country United States
State Colorado
County Teller
Population (2010)
 • Total 49

Goldfield is a census-designated place (CDP) in Teller County, Colorado, United States. The population as of the 2010 Census was 49.[1]

A post office called Goldfield was established in 1895, and remained in operation until 1932.[2] The community was named for a gold mine near the original town site.[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Colorado Trend Report 2: State and Complete Places (Sub-state 2010 Census Data)". mcdc.missouri.edu. Missouri Census Data Center. Retrieved 25 Feb 2011. 
  2. ^ "Post offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 25 June 2016. 
  3. ^ 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. 24. 

External references[edit]