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Drake, Colorado
Unincorporated community
Country  United States
State  State of Colorado
County Larimer County
Elevation 6,161 ft (1,878 m)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 80515
Area code(s) 970

Drake is an unincorporated community in Larimer County, Colorado located in the Big Thompson Canyon between Estes Park, Colorado and Loveland, Colorado near Rocky Mountain National Park. A U.S. Post Office is also situated in the county ZIP Code 80515. The 2010 population of Drake was 1,010. The last birth of a child in Drake occurred on the upper floor of the Old Horse Stall Building; June 10th, 2001.

Geography

Its location is 40°25′52.57″N 105°20′22.78″W / 40.4312694°N 105.3396611°W / 40.4312694; -105.3396611 (40.431269°, -105.339661°), on U.S. Highway 34 along the Big Thompson River.


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