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Grand Junction
Mesa County, Colorado

81501, 81503, 81505, 81506

"Gateway to Western Colorado"

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Statistics & Facts

The Colorado state capital is Denver.
The population of Grand Junction is approximately 41,986 (2000), 58566 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 13,698 (1990), 24311 (2010).
The amount of land area in Grand Junction is 38.455 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.301 sq kilometers.
The distance from Grand Junction to Washington DC is 1788 miles.
The distance to the Colorado state capital is 213 miles. (as the crow flies)
Grand Junction is positioned 39.08 degrees north of the equator and 108.55 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Grand Junction elevation is 4,586 feet above sea level.
The average low temperature is 30-40 degrees F.
The average high temperature is 88-93 degrees F.


a little snow - melts quickly
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Sights of the Grand Junction area: Colorado National Monument, Grand Mesa, Doo Zoo Children's Museum, Cross Orchards Historic Site, Museum of Western Colorado, and Devil's Canyon Science and Learning Center.

For more information see Grand Junction
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Grand Junction Schools

Mesa County Valley School District Grand Junction


The population of Grand Junction was:
1990 - 32,893
1994 - 37,236
1995 - 40,141
1997 - 41,576
1998 - 42,901
1999 - 40,821
2000 - 41,986

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