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Chacra, Colorado
Census-designated place
Country  United States
State  State of Colorado
County Garfield County
Area
 • Total 0.98 sq mi (2.55 km2)
 • Land 0.95 sq mi (2.45 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.10 km2)
Elevation 5,800 ft (1,800 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 329
 • Density 348/sq mi (134.3/km2)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
Area code(s) 970
FIPS code 08-12945
GNIS feature ID 2583222

Chacra is a census-designated place (CDP) in Garfield County, Colorado, United States. The population as of the 2010 census was 329.

It is located on the north side of Colorado River, 8 miles (13 km) west of Glenwood Springs, the county seat. Interstate 70 passes through the community, with access from Exit 109. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Chacra CDP has a total area of 0.98 square miles (2.55 km2), of which 0.95 square miles (2.45 km2) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2), or 3.87%, is water.


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