Payroll Services for Small Business in Fort Lupton, Colorado
Payroll services in Fort Lupton
Facts about Fort Lupton
The City of Fort Lupton is a Statutory City located in Weld County, Colorado, United States. The population was 6,787 as of the 2000 census. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.0 square miles (10 km²), of which, 4.0 square miles (10 km²) are land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km²) (1.00%) are covered by water.
The city was named for Lieutenant Lancaster Lupton, who built a trading post on Adobe Creek in 1838. The trading post, Fort Lupton, has been reconstructed near the site of the original fort using some of the original adobe bricks at the South Platte Valley Historical Park, which was established by the South Platte Valley Historical Society northwest of the city of Fort Lupton. It is a historical park about early area settlement.