The Town of Carbondale is a Home Rule Municipality in Garfield County, Colorado, United States. The town population was 6427 at the 2010 United States Census. The Town of Carbondale sits at the base of Mt. Sopris, near the confluence of the Crystal and Roaring Fork Rivers. Carbondale is a family based community offering a diversity of outdoor recreational opportunities, artistic and cultural events, ranching and local agriculture, restaurants and retail shops, and other small business opportunities. Founded in 1888, Carbondale is an historic community with characteristics reflected in architecture, a historic downtown district, and a Creative Arts District.
Area: 2.008 mi²
Weather: 33°F (1°C), Wind SE at 2 mph (3 km/h), 84% Humidity
Zip code: 81623
Population: 6,553 (2013)
Area code: 963 (970 Exchange)