Mesa County, county in Colorado, United States. As of 2020 county had an estimated population of 155,603 inhabitants. The county was created 140 years ago in 1883. Its county seat is Grand Junction.
There are 7 city/town in Mesa County, CO. The largest city of Mesa County is Grand Junction with a population of 63,447. Other cities include, Fruita population 14,295, Fruitvale population 7,675, Orchard Mesa population 6,836, Palisade population 2,797
Sitting on Colorado's western slope, Mesa County contains a dramatic landscape of canyons, mesas, and desert. The largest city and county seat is Grand Junction, home to around 62,000 residents. Grand Junction serves as an economic hub and gateway to the area's natural wonders.
The city of Fruita lies west of Grand Junction, nestled along the Colorado River. It is known for its fruit orchards and growing outdoor recreation opportunities. Smaller towns like Palisade, Collbran, and De Beque anchor the agricultural and energy industries in Mesa County.
Colorado National Monument features stunning red rock cliffs and canyons just outside Grand Junction. The area provides world-class mountain biking, wineries, rivers for fishing and rafting, and boundless public lands for exploration.
Mesa County's cities and towns serve as basecamps to experience the iconic landscapes of Colorado's Western Slope. Dramatic plateaus, river valleys, mesas, and canyon country make Mesa County a scenic wonderland for residents and visitors alike.
List of cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Mesa County.
|Collbran||Human settlement in Mesa County, Colorado, United States of America||727|
|De Beque||Human settlement in Mesa County, Colorado, United States of America||546|
|Fruita||Home Rule Municipality located in the western part of Mesa County, Colorado||14,295|
|Fruitvale||Census-designated place in Mesa County, Colorado||7,675|
|Grand Junction||The most populous city in Mesa County, Colorado.||63,447|
|Orchard Mesa||Census-designated place in Mesa County, Colorado||6,836|
|Palisade||Town in Colorado||2,797|