Whitewater, Colorado

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Whitewater, Colorado
Unincorporated community
Whitewater, Colorado is located in Colorado
Whitewater, Colorado
Whitewater, Colorado is located in the US
Whitewater, Colorado
Location in Mesa County and the state of Colorado
Coordinates: 38°59′23″N 108°27′06″W / 38.98972°N 108.45167°W / 38.98972; -108.45167Coordinates: 38°59′23″N 108°27′06″W / 38.98972°N 108.45167°W / 38.98972; -108.45167
Country  United States
State  Colorado
County Mesa County[1]
Elevation[1] 4,660 ft (1,420 m)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code[2] 81527
Area code(s) 970
GNIS feature ID 0185236

Whitewater is an unincorporated community with a U.S. Post Office in Mesa County, Colorado, United States, just south of Grand Junction. The Whitewater Post Office has the ZIP Code 81527.[2] It is located on the banks of the Gunnison River near the confluences with Whitewater Creek and Kannah Creek to the south.

Historic places[edit]

Near Whitewater are the following historic places:

See also[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. ^ National & State Registers. Colorado Historical Society, Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 10-8-2011.
  4. ^ National Register of Historic Places in Mesa County, Colorado American Dreams, Inc. Retrieved 2011-10-6.