Orchard Mesa, Colorado

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Orchard Mesa, Colorado
The Mesa County Fairgrounds in Orchard Mesa.
The Mesa County Fairgrounds in Orchard Mesa.
Location of the Orchard Mesa CDP in Mesa County, Colorado.
Location of the Orchard Mesa CDP in Mesa County, Colorado.
Orchard Mesa is located in the United States
Orchard Mesa
Orchard Mesa
Location of the Orchard Mesa CDP in the United States.
Coordinates: 40°19′55″N 104°07′04″W / 40.3320011°N 104.1177990°W / 40.3320011; -104.1177990 (Orchard Mesa CDP, Colorado)Coordinates: 40°19′55″N 104°07′04″W / 40.3320011°N 104.1177990°W / 40.3320011; -104.1177990 (Orchard Mesa CDP, Colorado)[1]
Country United States
State Colorado
CountyMesa County
Government
 • Typeunincorporated community
Area
 • Total0.160 sq mi (0.414 km2)
 • Land0.160 sq mi (0.414 km2)
 • Water0.000 sq mi (0.000 km2)
Elevation4,682 ft (1,427 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total6,836
 • Density42,725/sq mi (16,512/km2)
Time zoneUTC-7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP Code[3]
Area code(s)970
GNIS feature[2]Orchard Mesa CDP

Orchard Mesa is an unincorporated community and a census-designated place (CDP) located in and governed by Mesa County, Colorado, United States. The CDP is a part of the Grand Junction, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population of the Orchard Mesa CDP was 6,836 at the United States Census 2010.[4] The Grand Junction post office (Zip Code 81503) serves the area.[3]

Geography[edit]

The Orchard Mesa CDP has an area of 102 acres (0.414 km2), all land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

The United States Census Bureau initially defined the Orchard Mesa CDP for the 1960 United States Census.

Orchard Mesa CDP, Colorado
YearPop.±%
19604,956—    
19705,824+17.5%
19804,876−16.3%
19905,977+22.6%
20006,456+8.0%
20106,836+5.9%
2020—    
Source: United States Census Bureau

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 24, 2020.
  2. ^ a b c "U.S. Board on Geographic Names: Domestic Names". United States Geological Survey. Retrieved December 24, 2020.
  3. ^ a b "Look Up a ZIP Code". United States Postal Service. Retrieved December 24, 2020.
  4. ^ "2010: DEC Summary File 1". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved December 24, 2020.

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