Commerce City, Colorado

Commerce City: The most populous city in Adams County, Colorado. It is located on the South Platte River in the Denver metropolitan area. Commerce City is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the National Western Stock Show and Rodeo and the Museum of Commerce City.


Commerce City is a city located in the county of Adams in the U.S. state of Colorado. Its population at the 2010 census was 45,913. After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 60,336 inhabitants.

The city was created 71 years ago in 1951.

Commerce City locator map
Location of Commerce City on Colorado map.

Quick Facts about Commerce City

Population : 60,336 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Colorado (United States)
County : Adams County
Water as percent of area : 1.25%
Land as percent of area : 98.75%
Altitude : 5,164 feet / 1574 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1952 (71 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 04:11:57 (5th December 2023)
Postal code : 80022
Population growth : 23.9% (2010-2019)
Weather : 29℉ Mostly Clear 7-days weather
Commerce City Civic Center 'Commerce City  Colorado' image
Commerce City Civic Center 'Commerce City Colorado'
Commerce City Civic Center 'Commerce City  Colorado' image


Commerce City is located at 39°48'30"N 104°56'2"W (39.8083200, -104.9338700).

Commerce City map


Commerce City forecast: Mostly clear. Low around 29, with temperatures rising to around 31 overnight. West southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. more


The population of Commerce City increased by 23.9% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 45,913 - census
2011 47,507 3.36% estimation process
2012 48,504 2.06% estimation process
2013 49,717 2.44% estimation process
2014 51,468 3.4% estimation process
2015 53,161 3.18% estimation process
2016 54,523 2.5% estimation process
2017 55,925 2.51% estimation process
2018 58,324 4.11% estimation process
2019 60,336 3.33% estimation process

Commerce City zip code is 80022. County name: Adams, County fips: 08001

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People born in Commerce City (1)

Colorado politician Dominick Moreno was born in Commerce City

Schools in Commerce City

College & universities near Commerce City, CO

Code Name City ZIP
454847 National Beauty College Denver (CO) 80221
404912 Pima Medical Institute-Denver Denver (CO) 80221
439288 Johnson & Wales University-Denver Denver (CO) 80220
127787 Altierus Career College-Thornton Thornton (CO) 80229-4339
454856 Denver College of Nursing Denver (CO) 80202

Stations (12)

Amtrak & bus stations near Commerce City, CO

Code Name Address Type
DEB Denver (Bus Station), Colorado 1055 19th Street BUS
DEN Union Station 1701 Wynkoop Street RAIL
BLD Boulder, Colorado 30th & Diagonal Highway BUS
LGM Longmont, Colorado 623 Main St. BUS
PJT Pine Junction, CO 76 Mount Evans Boulevard BUS

Post offices near Commerce City

Post Office Name City ZIP
Adams City Post Office Commerce City (CO) 80022
Commerce City Post Office Commerce City (CO) 80022
Dupon Post Office Commerce City (CO) 80022
Gmf Finan Post Office Denver (CO) 80217
Stockyard Post Office Denver (CO) 80216

Other cities in Adams County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Adams County , CO.

City Name Population Title
Aurora 387,377 The third most populous city in Colorado and the center of the Denver metropolitan area.
Thornton 148,113 The seventh most populous city in Colorado.
Westminster 115,046 The most populous city in Adams County, Colorado.
Brighton 40,783 A city in Adams County, Colorado.
Northglenn 38,845 City in Colorado
Sherrelwood 18,287 Census-designated place in Adams County, Colorado
Welby 14,846 Census-designated place in Colorado
Lone Tree 13,614 City in Douglas County, Colorado, United States of America
Federal Heights 13,598 City in Adams County, Colorado, United States
Berkley 11,207 Census designated place
Twin Lakes 6,101 City in Freeborn County, Minnesota, United States of America
Todd Creek 3,768 Census-designated place in Adams County, Colorado
Bennett 3,017 Town in Colorado

Distance to Other Cities

Commerce City distances to largest Colorado cities