Broomfield, Colorado

consolidated city-county in Colorado, United States

Broomfield is a city and county in the state of Colorado in the United States.

Broomfield, Colorado
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Location of Broomfield in Broomfield County, Colorado
Location of Broomfield in Broomfield County, Colorado
Coordinates: 39°57′12″N 105°03′07″W / 39.953302°N 105.052038°W / 39.953302; -105.052038Coordinates: 39°57′12″N 105°03′07″W / 39.953302°N 105.052038°W / 39.953302; -105.052038[1]
CountryUnited States
StateColorado
City and CountyBroomfield
IncorporatedJune 6, 1961[2]
ConsolidatedNovember 15, 2001
Named forunknown, but most likely broomcorn grown in area
Government
 • TypeConsolidated City and County[3]
 • MayorRandy Ahrens
Area
 • Total33.55 sq mi (86.89 km2)
 • Land33.00 sq mi (85.48 km2)
 • Water0.55 sq mi (1.41 km2)
Elevation5,420 ft (1,629 m)
Population
 • Total55,889
 • Estimate 
(2018)[7]
69,267
 • Density2,015.79/sq mi (799.50/km2)
Time zoneUTC−7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−6 (MDT)
ZIP codes[8]
80020, 80021, 80023,
80038 (PO Box)
Area code303 and 720
FIPS code08-09280
GNIS ID[9]1945881, 204704
HighwaysI-25, US 36, US 287, NW Parkway, SH 7, SH 121, SH 128
Websitewww.broomfield.org
Sixteenth most populous Colorado city
Thirteenth most populous Colorado county

ReferencesEdit

  1. "2014 U.S. Gazetteer Files: Places". United States Census Bureau. July 1, 2014. Retrieved January 5, 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "Colorado Municipal Incorporations". State of Colorado, Department of Personnel & Administration, Colorado State Archives. 2004-12-01. Retrieved 2007-09-02. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. "Active Colorado Municipalities". State of Colorado, Department of Local Affairs. Archived from the original on 2009-12-12. Retrieved 2007-09-01. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 25, 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. "City & County of Broomfield: Community". City & County of Broomfield. Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-08-02. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 7, 2011. Retrieved June 7, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2018. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  8. "ZIP Code Lookup". United States Postal Service. Archived from the original (JavaScript/HTML) on September 3, 2007. Retrieved September 4, 2007. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  9. "Feature Detail Report for: Broomfield County". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved September 23, 2010.