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Broomfield is a city in Broomfield County, in the Denver-Aurora metro area. (The community straddles Boulder, Adams, Jefferson and Weld counties; ePodunk links to the county with the greater share of population.)
It is the county seat.
The community was named after a field of broomcorn
The latitude of Broomfield is 39.920N. The longitude is -105.086W.It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 5,394 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 42,169.
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24% of Broomfield residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Broomfield ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Broomfield was $26,488, compared with $21,587 nationally.
38% of Broomfield residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Broomfield, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $793. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,363.
Libraries in Broomfield include Broomfield/Eisenhower Public Library ... View libraries
TV stations in Broomfield include KBDI.
Broomfield County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Broomfield political report.
Broomfield restaurants taking online reservations include Flatz, Meritage at the Omni Interlocken Resort ... View restaurants
The average commute time for Broomfield workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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