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Islamic Stores – Thornton, Colorado – Halal meat, Grocery Shops, Books and Clothing businesses

Saturday, April 10th, 2010


The City of Thornton is a Home Rule Municipality in Adams and Weld counties in the U.S. state of Colorado and a suburb of the Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area. Thornton is 10 miles northeast of the states capital, Denver, on the east side of I-25. The United States Census Bureau estimates that the city population was 113,429 on July 1, 2008 [4], a 37.68% increase from the 2000 Census population of 82,384. Thornton is the sixth most populous city in the State of Colorado and the 221th most populous city in the United States. The city has many outlets, stores, and shops that provide Muslim and Middle Eastern merchandize that includes Halal meat, Islamic Clothing, Groceries, Books, Clothing, Indian jewelry, wedding and marriage dresses.

Islamic stores and businesses includes ethnic products from countries such as India, Turkey, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iran, Persian, Syria, Lebanon, Egypt, Saudi-Arabia, Dubai, UAE, Jordan, Palestine, Morocco, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Malaysia, Yemen, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and many other countries.

Islamic businesses in Thornton and surrounding areas of Colorado include some of the following stores.

  1. Islamic Foundation for Academic Excellence
  2. Islamic Society of Colorado Springs
  3. Colorado Muslims
  4. Islamic Center of Boulder
  5. Islamic Center of Fort Collins
  6. Colorado Muslim Society
  7. Islamic Society of Pueblo