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Pueblo
Pueblo County, Colorado

ZipCodes
81001, 81003, 81004, 81005, 81006, 81008

Motto
Home of Heroes



Page Contents for Pueblo, Colorado

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Chamber of Commerce.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Colorado state capital is Denver.
The population of Pueblo is approximately 102,121 2000, 106595 2010.
The approximate number of families is 43,121 2000, 43290 2010.
The amount of land area in Pueblo is 92.985 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.766 sq kilometers.
The distance from Pueblo to Washington DC is 1566 miles.
The distance to the Colorado state capital is 104 miles. (as the crow flies)
Pueblo is positioned 38.27 degrees north of the equator and 104.62 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

in southern Colorado along Interstate 25, south of Colorado Springs.
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History & History Related Items

Pueblo was given the name "Home of Heroes" as it is home tomore "Medal of Honor" Recipients than any other Community in the UnitedStates. It is probable that Rep. Scott McInnis and Sen. BenNighthorse Campbell were able to secure a Proclamation from the U.S.Congress proclaiming Pueblo, Colorado as the "Home of Heroes".
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Attractions

PuebloZoo
The zoo is located in Pueblo City Park on 25 acres and was established in the 1920's. There are over 300 animals in 110 species.
Phone 719-561-9664
From Interstate 25, take US 50 West to Pueblo Boulevard; south on Pueblo Blvd. to Goodnight Ave.Turn left into City Park and go through the park to the Pueblo Zoo Entrance.

Colorado State Fair
Toll-free: 800-876-4567
Phone: 719-561-8484
Held each year in August at the fairgrounds!
More Than You Can Imagine!

Southeastern Colorado Heritage Center and Museum
201 West B Street
Pueblo, CO 81003
Phone: 719-295-1517
To preserve, promote and interpret the rich heritage of Pueblo and southeastern Colorado.
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Pueblo Chamber

Greater Pueblo Chamber of Commerce
302 N. Santa Fe Dr.
P.O. Box 697
Pueblo, Colorado 81002
Toll-free: 800-338-6633
Phone: 719-542-1704
Latino Chamber of Commerce of Pueblo

Pueblo Organizations

Greater Pueblo Chamber of Commerce
302 N. Santa Fe Dr.
P.O. Box 697
Pueblo, Colorado 81002
Toll-free: 800-338-6633
Phone: 719-542-1704
Latino Chamber of Commerce of Pueblo Pueblo

Miscellany

The population of Pueblo was:
1990 - 98,640
2000 - 102,121

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