Colorado

established Aug. 1, 1876 formerly known as Colorado Territory
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Colorado two letter code: CO
capital: Denver est. 1867
population:
5,845,526 ( 49.33 people per square mile )
Nicknames:
Buffalo Plains State
Centennial State
Colorful Colorado
Columbine State
Highest State
Lead State
Mother of Rivers
Rocky Mountain Empire
Rocky Mountain State
Silver State
Ski Country USA
Switzerland of America
7 Neighboring States:
Arizona
Kansas
Nebraska
New Mexico
Oklahoma
Utah
Wyoming
4 Areacodes:
303     719     720     970    
Airport : 267
Balloonport : 1
Gliderport : 1
Heliport : 179
Ultralight : 1
Electoral Votes: 9
State Motto: Nil sine numine
english translation: Nothing without providence.
Highest point in Colorado: Mount Elbert , 14,433 feet
fossil Stegosaurus
fossil scientific name Stegosaurus armatus
tree Colorado Blue Spruce
tree binomial nomenclature Picea pungens
flower Rocky Mountain columbine
flower scientificname Aquilegia coerulea
grass Blue grama
grass scientific name Bouteloua gracilis
cactus Claret cup cactus
fish Greenback cutthroat trout
fish binomial nomenclature Oncorhynchus clarki (subspecies stomias)
bird Lark Bunting
reptile Western painted turtle
reptile scientific name Chrysemys pictasubspecies bellii
insect Colorado hairstreak butterfly
insect scientific name Hypaurotis crysalus
pet Colorado shelter pets
butterfly Colorado hairstreak butterfly
butterfly binomial nomenclature Hypaurotis crysalus
amphibian Western tiger salamander
amphibian binomial nomenclature Ambystoma mavortium
dinosaur Stegosaurus armatus
land mammal Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep
mineral Rhodochrosite
rock or stone Yule Marble
gemstone Aquamarine
zipcodes for Colorado : 80001 80002 80003 80004 80005 80006 80007
all 558 zipcodes for Colorado
Crime Chart Colorado Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 5,355,866 318,857,056
violent crimes 16,5541,197,987
violent crime rate309.1375.7
murder and manslaughter15114,249
murder and manslaughter rate2.84.5
rape3,039116,645
rape rate56.736.6
robbery3,039325,802
robbery rate56.7102.2
aggravated assault10,325741,291
aggravated assault rate192.8232.5
property crimes135,5108,277,829
property crime rate2530.12596.1
burglary23,4721,729,806
burglary rate438.2542.5
larceny theft99,4645,858,496
larceny theft rate1857.11837.3
motor vechicle theft12,574689,527
motor vehicle theft rate234.8216.2
458 cities in Colorado
Map City Population
Denver 682,545
Colorado Springs 456,568
Aurora 359,407
Fort Collins 161,175
Lakewood 152,597
Thornton 133,451
Arvada 115,368
Westminster 113,130
Centennial 109,741
Pueblo 109,412
Boulder 107,349
Highlands Ranch 101,350
Greeley 100,883
Longmont 92,088
Loveland 75,182
Broomfield 65,065
Grand Junction 60,358
Castle Rock 55,591
Commerce City 53,696
Parker 49,550
Littleton 46,368
Northglenn 39,197
Brighton 37,585
Dakota Ridge 33,583
Security-Widefield 33,566
Englewood 33,082
Ken Caryl 32,944
Wheat Ridge 31,192
Pueblo West 30,655
Fountain 27,767
Lafayette 27,729
Columbine 24,724
Windsor 21,751
Erie 21,420
Evans 21,383
Louisville 20,396
Golden 20,330
Clifton 20,262
Sherrelwood 19,275
Montrose 19,062
Durango 18,006
Cimarron Hills 16,698
Cañon City 16,395
Welby 16,273
Greenwood Village 15,663
Johnstown 14,896
Fort Carson 14,766
Sterling 14,104
Lone Tree 13,175
Superior 12,980
Black Forest 12,959
Fruita 12,795
Steamboat Springs 12,435
Federal Heights 12,381
Cherry Creek 12,113
Firestone 11,999
Berkley 11,706
Frederick 11,413
Fort Morgan 11,319
The Pinery 11,087
Castle Pines 10,347
Glenwood Springs 9,906
Alamosa 9,819
Rifle 9,563
Redlands 9,546
Edwards 9,385
Roxborough Park 9,273
Gunbarrel 8,933
Craig 8,844
Delta 8,791
Stonegate 8,755
Cortez 8,715
Evergreen 8,690
Derby 8,638
Fruitvale 8,422
Woodmoor 8,155
Trinidad 8,153
Fairmount 8,093
Fort Lupton 7,822
Wellington 7,807
Lamar 7,555
Applewood 7,467
Woodland Park 7,222
Stratmoor 7,209
La Junta 6,951
Gypsum 6,922
Aspen 6,882
Gleneagle 6,870
Eagle 6,678
Carbondale 6,670
Cherry Hills Village 6,539
Avon 6,505
Monument 6,420
Milliken 6,388
Twin Lakes 6,332
Orchard Mesa 6,272
Estes Park 6,257
Gunnison 6,076
Air Force Academy 6,046
Sheridan 6,039
Berthoud 6,031
Salida 5,467
Vail 5,461
Brush 5,459
Dove Valley 5,401
Lochbuie 5,390
Manitou Springs 5,334
Edgewater 5,302
Glendale 5,198
Eaton 4,928
Breckenridge 4,896
Dacono 4,792
Shaw Heights 4,749
Niwot 4,732
New Castle 4,669
Battlement Mesa 4,540
Mead 4,476
Silverthorne 4,418
Monte Vista 4,294
Castle Pines Village 4,013
Basalt 3,891
Florence 3,865
Rocky Ford 3,827
Genesee 3,745
Burlington 3,720
Severance 3,697
Todd Creek 3,673
West Pleasant View 3,598
Yuma 3,596
El Jebel 3,450
Lincoln Park 3,294
Penrose 3,293
Silt 3,043
Acres Green 3,035
Frisco 3,035
Ponderosa Park 3,018
Orchard City 3,011
Strasburg 2,999
Snowmass Village 2,916
Walsenburg 2,898
Laporte 2,878
Buena Vista 2,760
Meridian 2,713
Palisade 2,651
Leadville 2,644
Platteville 2,619
Palmer Lake 2,590
Holly Hills 2,584
Bayfield 2,567
Bennett 2,484
Timnath 2,458
Telluride 2,399
Rangely 2,381
Wray 2,378
Meeker 2,362
Holyoke 2,251
Las Animas 2,227
Center 2,204
Cedaredge 2,183
Lyons 2,147
La Salle 2,052
Inverness 1,968
Coal Creek 1,939
Limon 1,911
Granby 1,877
Hayden 1,839
Colorado City 1,801
Olathe 1,798
Pagosa Springs 1,756
Idaho Springs 1,728
Akron 1,724
Alamosa East 1,671
Perry Park 1,634
Ault 1,622
Del Norte 1,604
Leadville North 1,600
Cascade-Chipita Park 1,588
Crested Butte 1,579
Kersey 1,577
Hudson 1,571
Nederland 1,520
Aristocrat Ranchettes 1,492
Kremmling 1,457
Loma 1,442
Paonia 1,405
Elizabeth 1,402
Springfield 1,396
Mountain Village 1,395
Mancos 1,380
Byers 1,361
Columbine Valley 1,360
Kittredge 1,314
Keystone 1,243
Julesburg 1,237
Pine Brook Hill 1,214
Fraser 1,213
Floyd Hill 1,209
Keenesburg 1,195
Indian Hills 1,181
Cripple Creek 1,155
Fowler 1,148
Parachute 1,105
Gilcrest 1,083
Howard 1,057
Georgetown 1,049
Upper Bear Creek 1,040
Ordway 1,032
Aetna Estates 1,031
Minturn 1,026
Ouray 1,008
Lazy Acres 996
Winter Park 993
Towaoc 985
Ridgway 977
Dotsero 967
Manassa 966
Dolores 963
Dillon 961
Bow Mar 945
Haxtun 930
Blue River 904
Hotchkiss 902
Wiggins 893
Oak Creek 890
Log Lane Village 873
Pierce 873
Cattle Creek 853
Sanford 852
Cheyenne Wells 837
Mount Crested Butte 827
La Jara 801
Salt Creek 800
Beulah Valley 800
Calhan 789
Aspen Park 780
Poncha Springs 777
Ellicott 771
Paragon Estates 768
Holly 760
Foxfield 760
La Veta 759
Antonito 759
Kiowa 748
Avondale 739
Blende 739
Hugo 736
Central City 724
Ignacio 720
Nucla 702
Collbran 702
Dove Creek 697
Fairplay 681
Hot Sulphur Springs 677
Stratton 659
Green Mountain Falls 656
Williamsburg 656
Silverton 637
Allenspark 632
Simla 632
San Luis 618
Deer Trail 612
Eads 608
Swink 594
Silver Cliff 591
Walden 584
Westcliffe 577
Norwood 562
Flagler 558
Grand View Estates 553
Altona 544
Eldorado Springs 540
Mountain View 528
Naturita 528
Walsh 518
Watkins 510
Rockvale 498
De Beque 496
Fort Garland 495
Granada 486
Grand Lake 483
Saguache 480
Chacra 476
Aguilar 476
Otis 475
Lewis 451
Nunn 444
Yampa 436
Morrison 434
Morgan Heights 430
Downieville-Lawson-Dumont 430
Manzanola 419
Crawford 408
Fleming 403
North La Junta 394
Woody Creek 390
Victor 389
Romeo 387
Wiley 385
Loghill Village 373
Blanca 370
El Moro 367
Lake City 367
Comanche Creek 366
St. Ann Highlands 363
South Fork 362
Boone 345
Coal Creek 341
Bark Ranch 336
East Pleasant View 333
Peyton 329
Olney Springs 326
Ovid 314
Dinosaur 311
North Washington 303
Coaldale 296
Midland 295
City of Creede 294
Tabernash 290
Empire 287
Merino 283
Crisman 278
Alma 277
Johnson Village 276
Red Cliff 274
Redvale 268
Copper Mountain 268
Idledale 267
Garden City 266
Jamestown 264
Arboles 263
Iliff 259
Rico 255
Eckley 251
Hillrose 250
Sugar City 248
Cheraw 247
Brookside 246
Bethune 239
Catherine 237
Peetz 237
Gold Hill 237
Sugarloaf 235
Kit Carson 229
Seibert 220
Atwood 206
Red Feather Lakes 203
Mulford 199
Arriba 196
Larkspur 194
Tall Timber 193
Portland 192
No Name 192
Franktown 192
Sunshine 182
Elbert 174
Silver Plume 174
Mountain Meadows 173
Crowley 170
Ophir 169
Jackson Lake 168
Jansen 158
Louviers 157
Rye 156
Southern Ute 156
Ward 155
Phippsburg 154
Twin Lakes 153
Westcreek 150
Sedgwick 148
Grover 146
Hasty 145
Genoa 141
Crestone 139
Gerrard 138
Alpine 137
Pritchett 135
Marble 135
Padroni 133
Seven Hills 129
Snyder 129
Ramah 126
Segundo 125
Black Hawk 125
Eldora 124
Valmont 124
Bonanza Mountain Estates 123
Smeltertown 122
Vineland 121
Cokedale 119
Hoehne 119
Moffat 116
Conejos 114
St. Mary's 113
Glendale 111
Vilas 110
Crook 110
Vona 107
Campo 105
Hooper 103
Raymer (New Raymer) 102
Sedalia 101
Divide 98
Weldona 97
Sheridan Lake 89
Orchard 88
Stonewall Gap 81
Kirk 77
Capulin 73
Weston 73
Hartman 73
Peoria 70
Haswell 69
Idalia 69
Pitkin 69
Montezuma 68
Kim 67
Branson 67
Guffey 65
Maybell 65
Rollinsville 64
Joes 60
Towner 60
Piedra 59
Maysville 55
Florissant 53
Starkville 53
Laird 51
Two Buttes 41
Saddle Ridge 40
Sawpit 40
Brick Center 37
Amherst 35
Paoli 33
Brandon 32
Leyner 31
Goldfield 23
Valdez 22
La Junta Gardens 22
McCoy 16
Cathedral 16
Heeney 16
Bonanza 16
Parshall 15
Colona 14
Vernon 13
Garfield 12
San Acacio 11
Redstone 10
Lakeside 8
Cotopaxi 7
Blue Sky 0
Wolcott 0
Trail Side 0
Norrie 0
Fulford 0
Rock Creek Park 0
Hidden Lake 0
Lynn 0
64 counties in Colorado
County Population
Denver, City and County of 727,211
El Paso 720,403
Arapahoe 656,590
Jefferson 582,881
Adams 517,421
Larimer 356,899
Douglas 351,154
Boulder 326,196
Weld 324,492
Pueblo 168,424
Mesa 154,210
Broomfield, City and County of 70,465
Garfield 60,061
La Plata 56,221
Eagle 55,127
Fremont 47,839
Montrose 42,758
Delta 31,162
Summit 31,011
Morgan 29,068
Elbert 26,729
Montezuma 26,183
Routt 25,638
Teller 25,388
Logan 22,409
Chaffee 20,356
Park 18,845
Otero 18,278
Pitkin 17,767
Gunnison 17,462
Alamosa 16,233
Grand 15,734
Las Animas 14,506
Archuleta 14,029
Moffat 13,283
Prowers 12,172
Rio Grande 11,267
Yuma 10,019
Clear Creek 9,700
Conejos 8,205
San Miguel 8,179
Lake 8,127
Kit Carson 7,097
Huerfano 6,897
Saguache 6,824
Rio Blanco 6,324
Gilpin 6,243
Crowley 6,061
Lincoln 5,701
Bent 5,577
Custer 5,068
Ouray 4,952
Washington 4,908
Phillips 4,265
Costilla 3,887
Baca 3,581
Sedgwick 2,248
Dolores 2,055
Cheyenne 1,831
Kiowa 1,406
Jackson 1,392
Hinsdale 820
Mineral 769
San Juan 728