El Jebel, Colorado

Position:
39.39498, -107.09033
Address:
El Jebel, Colorado
Eagle County
USA
El Jebel is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Eagle County, Colorado, United States. The population was 3,801 at the 2010 census, down from 4,488 at the 2000 census. The community is located in the Roaring Fork Valley, between Carbondale and Basalt, along the north side of State Highway 82. The community grew rapidly in the last two decades of the 20th century with the population increase in the valley downstream from Aspen. It consists largely of a group of commercial establishments just off State Highway 82, approximately northwest of Basalt, as well as several housing subdivisions nearby. The Carbondale Post Office (ZIP code 81623) serves the El Jebel postal addresses.

''El Jebel'' means "the mountain" in Arabic.