Meridian, Colorado

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Meridian, Colorado
Location of the Meridian CDP in Douglas County, Colorado.
Location of the Meridian CDP in Douglas County, Colorado.
Meridian is located in the United States
Meridian
Meridian
Location of the Meridian CDP in the United States.
Coordinates: 39°31′41″N 104°49′33″W / 39.5280645°N 104.8257853°W / 39.5280645; -104.8257853 (Meridian CDP, Colorado)Coordinates: 39°31′41″N 104°49′33″W / 39.5280645°N 104.8257853°W / 39.5280645; -104.8257853 (Meridian CDP, Colorado)[1]
Country United States
State Colorado
CountyDouglas County
Government
 • Typeunincorporated community
Area
 • Total0.509 sq mi (1.319 km2)
 • Land0.509 sq mi (1.319 km2)
 • Water0.000 sq mi (0.000 km2)
Elevation5,964 ft (1,818 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total2,970
 • Density5,835/sq mi (2,252/km2)
Time zoneUTC-7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP Code[3]
80112
Area codes303 & 720
GNIS feature[2]Meridian CDP

Meridian is an unincorporated community and a census-designated place (CDP) located in and governed by Douglas County, Colorado, United States. The CDP is a part of the Denver–Aurora–Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population of the Meridian CDP was 2,970 at the United States Census 2010.[4] The CDP lies in ZIP code 80112.[3]

Geography[edit]

The Meridian CDP has an area of 326 acres (1.319 km2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

The United States Census Bureau initially defined the Meridian CDP for the United States Census 2000.

Meridian CDP, Colorado
YearPop.±%
2000184—    
20102,970+1514.1%
2020—    
Source: United States Census Bureau

Education[edit]

The Douglas County School District serves Meridian.

Economy[edit]

The Meridian business park, from which the CDP derives its name, hosts the headquarters of Dish Network.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "State of Colorado Census Designated Places - BAS20 - Data as of January 1, 2020". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved December 21, 2020.
  2. ^ a b c "U.S. Board on Geographic Names: Domestic Names". United States Geological Survey. Retrieved December 21, 2020.
  3. ^ a b "Zip Code 80112 Map and Profile". zipdatamaps.com. 2020. Retrieved December 21, 2020.
  4. ^ "2010: DEC Summary File 1". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved December 21, 2020.

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