McCoy, Colorado facts for kids
|• Total||0.30 sq mi (0.77 km2)|
|• Land||0.30 sq mi (0.77 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0.0 km2)|
|Elevation||6,706 ft (2,044 m)|
|• Density||81/sq mi (31.3/km2)|
|Time zone||MST (UTC-7)|
|• Summer (DST)||MDT (UTC-6)|
|GNIS feature ID||0175753|
A post office called McCoy has been in operation since 1891. The community was named after Charles H. McCoy, a cattleman.
McCoy is located along the northern border of Eagle County at Colorado River. Colorado State Highway 131 passes through the community, leading south 20 miles (32 km) to Interstate 70 at Wolcott and north 52 miles (84 km) to Steamboat Springs.(39.916056,-106.725140), in the valley of Rock Creek, less than one mile north of its mouth at the
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