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Pierce is a Statutory Town in Weld County, Colorado, United States. The population was 884 at the 2000 census. The town is a rural agricultural community located on the Colorado Eastern Plains along U.S. Highway 85 north of Greeley. It was founded in 1869 and incorporated in 1918. It was named in honor of John Pierce, then president of the Union Pacific Railroad, in anticipation of the construction of an extension of the Union Pacific line southward into Colorado. The following year in 1870 it became a watering stop for steam locomotives on the newly built Denver Pacific Railroad . A box car was used as the first town post office, depot, and telegraph office. A depot was constructed in 1905 and demolished in 1963. As a railroad stop, it became a local shipping point for cattle, sheep, p... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Weld County1,374 Population (as of 2000)
Colorado State678 Population (current)
73.4 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.7 Square Miles of Water$108,200 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$39,861 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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22 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$379,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
76 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$1,698,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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