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Cattle Creek, Colorado
Census-designated place
Country  United States
State  State of Colorado
County Garfield County
Area
 • Total 1.30 sq mi (3.36 km2)
 • Land 1.30 sq mi (3.36 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 6,030 ft (1,840 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 641
 • Density 495/sq mi (191.1/km2)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
Area code(s) 970
FIPS code 08-12470
GNIS feature ID 2583221

Cattle Creek is a census-designated place (CDP) in Garfield County, Colorado, United States. The population as of the 2010 census was 641.

It is located in southeastern Garfield County along Colorado State Highway 82 in the valley of the Roaring Fork River. Cattle Creek, a tributary of the Roaring Fork, forms the southern edge of the CDP. Highway 82 leads north 7 miles (11 km) to Glenwood Springs, the county seat, and south 6 miles (10 km) to Carbondale. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the area of the CDP is 1.30 square miles (3.36 km2), all of it land.


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