Colorado

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Colorado ::: characteristics

Population: 5,268,367

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Source: U.S. Censu Bureau, Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Population for the United States, Regions, States, and Puerto Rico: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 . http://www.census.gov/popest/data/state/totals/2013/tables/NST-EST2013-01.xls

Statehood: August 1, 1876

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The United States acquired the area of Colorado from France as part of the Louisiana Purchase in 1803, from territory ceded by Mexico in 1848, and from territory sold to the United States by the state of Texas in 1850. Colorado Territory was organized from parts of Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico, and Utah territories on February 28, 1861, with generally the same boundary as the present state. Colorado was admitted to the Union on August 1, 1876, as the 38th state.[1]

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1. Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census of Population and Housing, http://www.census.gov/prod/cen2010/cph-2-1.pdf

Total Area Mi.(Km.): 104,094 (269,602)

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census of Population and Housing, p.41, http://www.census.gov/prod/cen2010/cph-2-1.pdf

Land Area Mi.(Km.): 103,642 (268,432)

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census of Population and Housing, p.41, http://www.census.gov/prod/cen2010/cph-2-1.pdf

Water Area Mi.(Km.): 452 (1,171)

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010 Census of Population and Housing, p.41, http://www.census.gov/prod/cen2010/cph-2-1.pdf

CO Senators

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Sen. Mark Udall [D-CO]

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Sen. Michael Bennet [D-CO]

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CO Reps: 7

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Rep. Diana DeGette [D-CO1]

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Rep. Doug Lamborn [R-CO5]

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Rep. Ed Perlmutter [D-CO7]

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Rep. Mike Coffman [R-CO6]

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Rep. Jared Polis [D-CO2]

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Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO3]

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Rep. Cory Gardner [R-CO4]

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