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Sunshine, Colorado
Location of the Sunshine CDP in Boulder County, Colorado.
Location of the Sunshine CDP in Boulder County, Colorado.
Sunshine, Colorado is located in the United States
Sunshine, Colorado
Sunshine, Colorado
Location in the United States
Country  United States
State  Colorado
County Boulder County
 • Type unincorporated community
 • Total 1.730 sq mi (4.481 km2)
 • Land 1.730 sq mi (4.481 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.000 km2)
 • Total 230
 • Density 133/sq mi (51/km2)
Time zone UTC-7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP Code
Boulder 80302
Area codes 303 & 720
GNIS feature Sunshine CDP

Sunshine (also known as Sunshine Canyon) is an unincorporated community and a census-designated place (CDP) located in and governed by Boulder County, Colorado, United States. The CDP is a part of the Boulder, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population of the Sunshine CDP was 230 at the United States Census 2010. The Boulder post office (Zip Code 80302) serves the area.


Sunshine is located in central Boulder County, in the hills northwest of the city of Boulder. It is bordered by the Crisman CDP to the south, and the Glendale and Lazy Acres CDPs are to the north.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Sunshine CDP has an area of 1.7 square miles (4.5 km2), all of it land.


The United States Census Bureau initially defined the Sunshine CDP for the United States Census 2010.

Sunshine CDP, Colorado
Year Pop. ±%
2010 230 —    
2020 —    
Source: United States Census Bureau

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