Snyder, Colorado

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Snyder, Colorado
Unincorporated community
Snyder, looking north on Colorado State Highway 71.
Snyder, looking north on Colorado State Highway 71.
Snyder, Colorado is located in Colorado
Snyder, Colorado
Location in Morgan County and the state of Colorado
Coordinates: 40°19′43″N 103°35′47″W / 40.32861°N 103.59639°W / 40.32861; -103.59639Coordinates: 40°19′43″N 103°35′47″W / 40.32861°N 103.59639°W / 40.32861; -103.59639
Country  United States
State  Colorado
County Morgan County[1]
Elevation[1] 4,203 ft (1,281 m)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code[2] 80750
GNIS feature ID 0182931

Snyder is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Post Office located in Morgan County, Colorado, United States. The Snyder Post Office has the ZIP Code 80750.[2]

Name[edit]

The town is named after J.W. Snyder (1837-1922), a pioneer rancher.[3][4][5]The towns total population is 132 people. 86% of the race is whites.[6]

Geography[edit]

Snyder is located at 40°19′43″N 103°35′47″W / 40.32861°N 103.59639°W / 40.32861; -103.59639 (40.328749,-103.596439).

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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. 
  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. 47. 
  4. ^ Lewis Atherton, The Cattle Kings. Lincoln: Univ. of Nebraska Press 1972.
  5. ^ Atherton, Lewis (1972-01-01). The Cattle Kings. U of Nebraska Press. ISBN 0803257597. 
  6. ^ suburbanstats.org. "Current Snyder, Colorado Population, Demographics and stats in 2016, 2017.". SuburbanStats.org. Retrieved 2017-03-02.