Monarch's main road.
|Elevation||9,544 ft (2,909 m)|
|Time zone||MST (UTC-7)|
|• Summer (DST)||MDT (UTC-6)|
|ZIP code||81227 (PO Box)|
|GNIS feature ID||0204757|
Monarch, formerly named Garfield, is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Post Office located near Monarch Pass in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. The Monarch U.S. Post Office has the ZIP Code 81227.
Monarch is located in the valley of the South Arkansas River, 12 miles west-northwest of Poncha Springs.