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Eckert, Colorado
Neighborhood
Country  United States
State  Colorado
Counties Delta
Elevation 5,568 ft (1,697 m)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
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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