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Eckert, Colorado
Country  United States
State  Colorado
Counties Delta
Elevation
5,568 ft (1,697 m)
Time zone UTC-7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP code
81418
Area code(s) 970
Highways Colorado 65.svg SH 65

Eckert is a former unincorporated community, now a neighborhood within the boundaries of the incorporated town of Orchard City in Delta County, Colorado, United States. There is a U.S. Post Office in Eckert, the ZIP Code for which is 81418.

A post office called Eckert has been in operation since 1891. The community was named after the maiden name of the wife of a local merchant.

Geography

Eckert is located at 38°50′34″N 107°57′41″W / 38.84278°N 107.96139°W / 38.84278; -107.96139 (38.842649,-107.961273).

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