is located in the Southern Rocky Mountains Area
of the United States. The Capital is Denver and the largest city is Denver. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.colorado.gov/. Colorado
is the 22nd most populous state in the United States. The 2014 population estimate is 5,355,866 and the 2010 census population was 5,029,324. The land area is 103,641.89 square miles and there are 48.5
persons per square mile.
88% of the population is White, 4.4% is Black or African American, 21% is Hispanic or Latino, 3% is Asian, 1.6% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.2% is Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.8% are two or more races. 90.2% are a high school graduate or higher, and 37% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $236,200. There are on average 2.53 persons per household, the per capita income is $31,109, the median household income is $58,433, and 13.2% of the persons in Colorado
are considered below poverty level.