Aspen, Colorado

Aspen is a ceety in an the coonty seat o Pitkin Coonty, Colorado, Unitit States.[1][2]

Ute City
Downtown Aspen, CO, with view to ski slopes.jpg
View sooth alang Galena Street in dountoun Aspen, 2010. The Aspen Moontain ski aurie is in the backgrund.
Name oreegin: Frae trees aroind the ceety
Kintra USA
State Colorado
Region Wastren Slope
Coonty Pitkin
River Roaring Fork River
Elevation 7,890 ft (2,405 m)
Coordinates 39°11′32″N 106°49′28″W / 39.19222°N 106.82444°W / 39.19222; -106.82444Coordinates: 39°11′32″N 106°49′28″W / 39.19222°N 106.82444°W / 39.19222; -106.82444
Heichest pynt At SW corner o ceety boondary
 - elevation 8,460 ft (2,579 m)
 - coordinates 39°10′54″N 106°50′26″W / 39.18167°N 106.84056°W / 39.18167; -106.84056
Lowest point Roaring Fork at N corner o ceety
 - elevation 7,660 ft (2,335 m)
 - coordinates 39°12′38″N 106°50′22″W / 39.21056°N 106.83944°W / 39.21056; -106.83944
Area 3.5 sq mi (9 km2)
Population 6,658 (2010)
Density 1,900/sq mi (734/km2)
Settled 1879
 - Incorporation 1881
Government Home Rule Municipality, cooncil-manager
 - location Aspen Ceety Hall
 - elevation 7,940 ft (2,420 m)
 - coordinates 39°11′22″N 106°49′5″W / 39.18944°N 106.81806°W / 39.18944; -106.81806
Mayor Steve Skadron
Ceety manager Steve Barwick
Timezone MST (UTC-7)
 - summer (DST) Moontain Daylicht Time (UTC-6)
ZIP Code 81611, 81612 (PO Boxes)
Area code 970
Exchynges 920–925
FIPS code 08-03620
GNIS featur ID 0204686
Location o Aspen in Colorado an Unitit States
Wikimedia Commons: Aspen, Colorado
Website: The Ceety o Aspen & Pitkin Coonty

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  1. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 7 Juin 2011.
  2. "Colorado County Seats". State of Colorado, Department of Public Health and Environment.