Sunshine, Colorado

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Sunshine, Colorado
Census-designated place
Sunshine is located in Colorado
Coordinates: 40°3′57″N 105°22′0″W / 40.06583°N 105.36667°W / 40.06583; -105.36667Coordinates: 40°3′57″N 105°22′0″W / 40.06583°N 105.36667°W / 40.06583; -105.36667
Country  United States
State  Colorado
County Boulder[1]
 • Total 1.7 sq mi (4.5 km2)
 • Land 1.7 sq mi (4.5 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[1] 7,100 ft (2,200 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 230
 • Density 133/sq mi (51.3/km2)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)

Sunshine is a census-designated place (CDP) in Boulder County, Colorado, United States. The population as of the 2010 Census was 230.[2]


Sunshine is located in central Boulder County, in the hills northwest of the city of Boulder. It is bordered by the Crisman CDP to the south, and the Glendale and Lazy Acres CDPs are to the north.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Sunshine CDP has an area of 1.7 square miles (4.5 km2), all of it land.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ Colorado Trend Report 2: State and Complete Places (Sub-state 2010 Census Data). Missouri Census Data Center. Accessed 2011-02-25.
  3. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Sunshine CDP, Colorado". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved October 18, 2013.