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The Colorado state capital is Denver.

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80301-80310, 80314, 80321-80323, 80328, 80329

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Boulder is approximately 100,160 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 36,270 (1990), 41302 (2010).

The amount of land area in Boulder is 63.1 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Boulder is 24.4 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 2.6 sq kilometers.
The distance from Boulder to Washington DC is 1551 miles. The distance to the Colorado state capital is 27 miles. (as the crow flies)
Boulder is positioned 40.02 degrees north of the equator and 105.25 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Boulder elevation is 5,430 feet above sea level.
Boulder per capita income is $39,659 (2008).
Boulder median income is $57,231 (2008).

The Boulder median home price is $530,100 (2008).

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Boulder location: twenty-five miles northwest of Denver. Other nearby communities include Gunbarrel, Eldorado Springs, Louisville, Niwot, Superior, Lafayette, Gold Hill and Bald Mountain.

Find all kinds of local maps on this map page for the Boulder area.

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The geography for Boulder is

Boulder is located where the Rocky Mountains meet the Great Plains. One of the major landmarks of the area are the slabs of sedimentary stone tilted up on the foothills called the Flatirons.

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Climate & Weather

The weather in Boulder is seasonal. Here is a weather page for Boulder. Try this climate page for Boulder.
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History & History Related Items

Boulder history:

A history page for Boulder, Colorado. Try this Timeline history page for Boulder. Find historical documents and photos at this site.

Though first a home to Native American Indians, the Boulder area began to be populated on October 17, 1858 when prospectors came seeking their fortunes at Red Rocks near the entrance to Boulder Canyon. The town was officially founded on February 10, 1859 as the Boulder City Town Company.
The settling of Boulder: October 17, 1858
The founding of Boulder: February 10, 1859
The incorporation date of Boulder: November, 1871

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Boulder attractions:

For information about Boulder, go to this page about Boulder

Annual Bolder Boulder 10K race and Creek Festival - Memorial Day weekend

Colorado Music Festival

The Boulder Bach Festival
Phone: 303-776-9666

The Colorado Shakespeare Festival each summer

The Boulder County Farmer's Market and MORE!

Dennis Small Heritage Center
University Of Colorado
Boulder, CO 80309
Phone: 303-735-1078

Fiske Planetarium

Check out Boulder newspapers online, as well as civic and cultural resources.

Collage Children's Museum has closed, but try visiting the WOW Chirdrens Museum in nearby Lafayette.
110 North Harrison Ave.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Phone: 303-604-2424

Museums in the Boulder area.

University Of Colorado Natural History Museum
15th St & Broadway St
Boulder, CO 80302
Phone: 303-492-6892

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NCAR Mesa Laboratory & Visitor Center
1850 Table Mesa Dr.
Boulder, CO
Phone: 303-497-1174
Free Admission - please call ahead for hours of operation

Boulder History Museum
1206 Euclid Avenue
Boulder, CO 80302
Phone: 303-449-3464

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