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Hasty, Colorado
Census-designated place
Country  United States
State  Colorado
Counties Bent
 • Total 0.3 sq mi (0.9 km2)
 • Land 0.3 sq mi (0.9 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 3,870 ft (1,180 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 144
 • Density 409/sq mi (157.9/km2)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 81044
Area code(s) 719

Hasty is a census-designated place and a U.S. Post Office located in Bent County, Colorado, United States. The population as of the 2010 Census was 144. The Hasty Post Office has the ZIP Code 81044.

A post office called Hasty has been in operation since 1910. The community was named after Lon Hasty, a pioneer settler.


Hasty is located in northeast Bent County at 38°06′45″N 102°57′26″W / 38.1125°N 102.95722°W / 38.1125; -102.95722 (38.112410,-102.957344), just north of the dam for John Martin Reservoir on the Arkansas River. U.S. Highway 50 passes through the community, leading west 16 miles (26 km) to Las Animas, the county seat, and east 20 miles (32 km) to Lamar.

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