Slater, Colorado

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Slater, Colorado
Unincorporated community
Slater, Colorado is located in Colorado
Slater, Colorado
Slater, Colorado is located in the US
Slater, Colorado
Location in Moffat County and part of lies within the boundary of Routt County and the state of Colorado
Coordinates: 40°55′37″N 107°28′57″W / 40.92694°N 107.48250°W / 40.92694; -107.48250Coordinates: 40°55′37″N 107°28′57″W / 40.92694°N 107.48250°W / 40.92694; -107.48250
Country  United States
State  Colorado
County Moffat County, Routt County[1]
Elevation[1] 7,753 ft (2,363 m)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code[2] 81653
Area code(s) 970
GNIS feature ID 1952147

Slater is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Post Office located in both Moffat County, and Routt County, Colorado, United States. The Slater Post Office has the ZIP Code 81653.[2]

Slater is unusual in that, while it lies within Colorado, the main highway which services the town is Wyoming Highway 70, which dips south of the state line into Colorado for approximately 0.9 miles through Slater before turning north back into Wyoming. The highway through Slater is maintained by the Wyoming Department of Transportation.

Geography[edit]

Slater is located at 40°55′37″N 107°28′57″W / 40.92694°N 107.48250°W / 40.92694; -107.48250 (40.927003,-107.482510).

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" (JavaScript/HTML). United States Postal Service. January 3, 2007. Retrieved January 3, 2007.