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Commerce City
Adams County, Colorado


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Statistics & Facts

The Colorado state capital is Denver.
The population of Commerce City is approximately 17,500 (2000), 45913 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 6,414 (1990), 14479 (2010).
The amount of land area in Commerce City is 51.731 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.013 sq kilometers.
The distance from Commerce City to Washington DC is 1581 miles.
The distance to the Colorado state capital is 6 miles. (as the crow flies)
Commerce City is positioned 39.86 degrees north of the equator and 104.86 degrees west of the prime meridian.


eight miles from downtown Denver
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History & History Related Items

The small communities of Adams Heights, Derby, Dupont, Irondale and Rose Hill were combined in 1952 to create Commerce City, which was incorporated at the onset. The area now has grown larger providing homes and businesses for thousands of people.
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Commerce city has the State's largest Memorial Day Parade

Commerce City and the immediate area has some of Colorado's greatest natural resources, including the Rocky Mountain National Wildlife Refuge, Barr Lake State Park, the Prairie Gateway area, and numerous trails, open spaces and wildlife preserves.
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Commerce City City Government

City of Commerce City
5291 East 60th Avenue
Commerce City, Colorado 80022
Phone: (303) 289-3600
FAX (303) 289-3688

Commerce City became a home rule city in 1970. Commerce City


The population of Commerce city was:
1990 - 16,466
2000 - 17,500

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