Denver State: Colorado Country: United States
Denver By The Numbers:
Population: 554,636; 2.4 million metro area Land Area: 154.63 square miles/ 399 square kilometres Elevation: 5,280 feet/ 1,609 metres Average Annual Rainfall: 15.4 inches/ 38 centimetres Average Annual Snowfall: 55.4 inches Average/ 104 centimetres Average February Temperature: 33 degrees F/ 1 degree C Average August Temperature: 72 degrees F/ 22 degrees C Average Sunshine Days: 300+
Major Industries: Communications, Utilities, Transportation, Aerospace. Electricity: 110-120 volts AC, 60Hz; flat two-pin plugs are standard. Ethnic mix: 50.1% Caucasian, 31.7% Hispanic, 11.1% African-American, 2.8% Asian & Pacific Islander, 1.3% Native American, 3% multiracial. Time zone: GMT - 7. Country dialing code: 1. Area Code: 303 or 720 (must be included when dialing local calls).
Did You Know?
Denver is ranked the "thinnest" city in America by the American Cancer Society. It resides 346 miles/557 kilometres west of the exact centre of the continental United States. Colorado brews more beer than any other state.
Denver is bordered by the Great Plains towards the east, and the Rocky Mountains in the west; it is part of the Colorado Front Range area.