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Loveland is a city in Larimer County, in the Fort Collins-Loveland metro area.

The community was named after William A.H. Loveland, railroad president.

The latitude of Loveland is 40.397N. The longitude is -105.074W.

It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 4,984 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 56,436.


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Median household income
Local
$47,119
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Loveland demographic reports
Loveland is on the Big Thompson River.
Traces its beginnings to construction of the Colorado Central Railroad in 1877. Failed prospectors grew wealthy here through farming.
Thousands of sweethearts mail their valentines through the Loveland Post Office each year for the postmark.
In a 2006 study, AllBusiness named Fort Collins-Loveland as the No. 8 best metro for women entrepreneurs.

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Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Starbucks
Local festivals include:
  • Old-Fashioned Corn Roast Festival - Aug. 24-25, 2007
Dates often change. Check Loveland web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Rocky Mountain National Park, Boyd Lake State Park
Sports teams: Colorado Eagles (CHL)
Historic sites and museums: Loveland Museum and Gallery
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)
Gays & lesbians
National index: 100
Local index: 66

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Loveland demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Larimer County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Fort Collins-Loveland area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 80528 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

28% of Loveland residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Loveland ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Loveland was $21,889, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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27% of Loveland residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Loveland, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $577.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,131.


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Libraries in Loveland include Loveland Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Loveland include Loveland Reporter-Herald

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Larimer County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Loveland political report.

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The average commute time for Loveland workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 5 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Loveland between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 1.0 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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