Weldona, Colorado

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Weldona, Colorado
The Valley
Unincorporated community
Weldona and Colorado State Highway 144.
Nickname(s): The Valley
Motto(s): none
Location of Weldona in Morgan County, Colorado.
Location of Weldona in Morgan County, Colorado.
Weldona, Colorado is located in Colorado
Weldona, Colorado
Location in Morgan County and the state of Colorado
Weldona, Colorado is located in the US
Weldona, Colorado
Weldona, Colorado (the US)
Coordinates: 40°20′46″N 103°58′11″W / 40.34611°N 103.96972°W / 40.34611; -103.96972Coordinates: 40°20′46″N 103°58′11″W / 40.34611°N 103.96972°W / 40.34611; -103.96972
Country  United States
State  Colorado
County Morgan County[1]
Elevation[1] 4,350 ft (1,326 m)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code[2] 80653
GNIS feature ID 0204721

Weldona is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Post Office located in Morgan County, Colorado, United States. The Weldona Post Office has the ZIP Code 80653.[2]

A post office called Weldona has been in operation since 1907.[3] The community was named after one General Weldon.[4]

Geography[edit]

Weldona is located at 40°20′46″N 103°58′11″W / 40.34611°N 103.96972°W / 40.34611; -103.96972 (40.346021,-103.969631).

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
U.S. Decennial Census[5]

See also[edit]

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. ^ "Post offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 11 July 2016. 
  4. ^ 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. 51. 
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.