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Pleasant View, Colorado
Unincorporated community
Location in Montezuma County and the state of Colorado
Country  United States
State  Colorado
County Montezuma
Elevation 6,913 ft (2,107 m)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 81331
Area code(s) 970
GNIS feature ID 0176857

Pleasant View is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Post Office located in Montezuma County, Colorado, United States. The Pleasant View Post Office has the ZIP Code 81331.

Pleasant View should not be confused with the Census-designated place (CDP) in Jefferson County, also known as Pleasant View.

History

Several historic places near or in Pleasant View are on the Colorado State Register of Historic Properties or the National Register of Historic Places:

  • James A. Lancaster Site, also known as the Clawson Ruin, is an ancient pueblo archaeological site on the National Register of Historic Places
  • Pigge Site, located near Lowry Ruin, contains several pueblo ruins and a great kiva and is also on the National Register.
  • Puzzle House, is a pueblo settlement occupied three times, first about AD 650 and two occupations between AD 1075-1225. The site is on the state register.

Geography

Pleasant View is located at 37°35′18″N 108°45′57″W / 37.58833°N 108.76583°W / 37.58833; -108.76583 (37.588391,-108.765850).

Demographics

The median income for a household was $16,631 in 2009. In 2000, the median income for a household was $45,897.

The median resident age was 38.6 years.


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