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Welcome to Ault ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Ault has a population of 1,871 people<2> (see below for details).
While we don't have a date for the establishment of Ault, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated April 11, 1904.
From Place Names in Colorado,<3> the origin of Ault is described as "Named after Alexander Ault, a miller and grain buyer"
Ault is 4,930 feet [1,503 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Ault is about 1 mile [or 1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Ault lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Ault lies within the (970) area code.
The ZIP code for Ault: 80610<5>
Websites for Ault ...
Official Website: www.townofault.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ault had an population of 1,871 people. This is an increase of 23.17% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 30.66% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Ault had a population of 1,519 people. This makes Ault the county's 18th most populous community.
The population of Ault represents 0.03% of the population of Colorado (which has 5,029,196 people), making it the state's 122nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,519 people, the population of Ault increased 6.08% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,432 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Ault.
Adding Ault to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Ault in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ault was in the The Origin of Certain Place Names.
We also found Ault on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Colorado (1947).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ault on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Ault ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Ault - they are located in Kentucky, Missouri and Ohio (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ault.
Communities near Ault ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ault.
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 Ault. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ault.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ault. 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 Ault.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ault. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Ault.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ault ...
Looking for more information about Ault? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Ault, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ault.
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The official website for Ault: www.townofault.org/
The official website for Weld County: www.co.weld.co.us/
The official website for State of Colorado: https://www.colorado.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Jun 2021