Colorado

Colorado

Colorado was the 38th state admitted to the union. The state gets its name from the Colorado River. Colorado is home to the famous ski resorts of Aspen and Vail.

About Colorado

The State of Colorado is a state in the Rocky Mountain region of the United States of America. Colorado may also be considered to be a part of the Mountain, Southwestern, Midwestern, and Central regions of the United States. The United States Census Bureau estimates that the state population was 4,753,377 in 2006, a 10.49% increase since U.S. Census 2000. Denver is the capital and the most populous city of Colorado. Citizens of Colorado are known as Coloradans.