Colorado Geography Statistics of
- Land Area:
(land) 103,718 sq miles
(water) 459 sq miles
(TOTAL) 104,177 sq miles
- Land Area: (all states)
- Horizontal Width: 396 miles
- Vertical Length: 278 miles
Note: Maximum lengths and widths are point-to-point, straight-line measurements from a Mercator map projection, and will vary some using other map projections
- Bordering States: (7) Utah, Wyoming, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Arizona
- Counties: (64) Counties Map
- County: (largest by population) Denver county, includes the city of Denver, 574,812
- Geographic Center: 30 miles northwest of Pike's Peak
- Highest Point: Mt. Elbert, 14,433 ft., about 16 miles to the southeast of Aspen
- Lowest Point: In the far-southeast, along the banks of the Arkansas River - 3,350 ft.
- Latitude and Longitude
- Mean Elevation: 6,811 feet
- Relative Location
Colorado Cities, Counties & Area Codes
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This page was last updated on November 16, 2017.