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Welcome to Aspen Creek ...

Aspen Creek is located in Broomfield County<1>.

The location of Aspen Creek has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Aspen Creek: Aspen Crk. (or less commonly used: Aspen Ck. or Aspen Cr.)

Aspen Creek is 5,360 feet [1,634 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Aspen Creek is 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Aspen Creek lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Aspen Creek: (303) and (720)<4>

Communities near Aspen Creek ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Aspen Creek.

  • Denver [Denver County]
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    • Denver [Denver County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Aspen Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 727,211 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Denver
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Denver<6>
  • Aurora [Arapahoe County]
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    • Aurora [Arapahoe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Aspen Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 379,289 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<6>
  • Lakewood [Jefferson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakewood
    • Lakewood [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Aspen Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 157,935 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakewood<6>
  • Thornton [Adams County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thornton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thornton
    • Thornton [Adams County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Aspen Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 141,464 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thornton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Arvada [Jefferson County]
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      • Arvada [Jefferson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Aspen Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 121,272 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arvada<6>
    • Westminster [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westminster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westminster
      • Westminster [Jefferson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Aspen Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 113,166 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westminster<6>
    • Boulder [Boulder County]
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      • Boulder [Boulder County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Aspen Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 105,673 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boulder<6>
    • Longmont [Boulder County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Longmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Longmont
      • Longmont [Boulder County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Aspen Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 97,261 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Longmont<6>
    • Commerce City [Adams County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Commerce City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Commerce City
      • Commerce City [Adams County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Aspen Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 60,336 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Commerce City<6>
    • Brighton [Adams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brighton
      • Brighton [Adams County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Aspen Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 41,554 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brighton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brighton<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aspen Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aspen Creek.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aspen Creek. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Aspen Creek.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aspen Creek. See our Newspapers Page for Aspen Creek.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aspen Creek ...

Looking for more information about Aspen Creek? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Aspen Creek, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Aspen Creek.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aspen Creek. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Broomfield County: www.ci.broomfield.co.us/

The official website for State of Colorado: https://www.colorado.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Colorado's counties, including Broomfield, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aspen Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (720) is an overlay for area code (303).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aspen Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aspen Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9453, Longitude: -105.0547       In this case, the coordinates for Aspen Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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