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Loma, Colorado
Unincorporated community
Country  United States
State  Colorado
County Mesa
Elevation 4,508 ft (1,374 m)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 81524
Area code(s) 970
GNIS feature ID 0174379

Loma is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Post Office located northwest of Grand Junction in Mesa County, Colorado, United States. The Loma Post Office has the ZIP Code 81524. In July 2015, the CDOT installed a signal light-Loma's first-on intersection of US Highway 139 (13 Road) and Highway 6 & 50.

A post office called Loma has been in operation since 1905. Loma is a name derived from Spanish meaning "small hill".

Loma is home to Loma Elementary School, whose mascot is the lion. The school colors are green and white.


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