Skip to main content

State Government Information Index: C

basic information about each state and links to pages developed by libraries and other organizations providing detailed access to state government web sites

California

California

Population*: 37,253,956 (rank: 1)

Area: 163,696 sq.miles (rank: 3)
Pop. Density: 239/sq.mile (rank: 11)

Capital: Sacramento

Became a state Sept. 9, 1850 (#31)

*Population figures are from 2010 Census.


State government website: www.ca.gov

Tourism website: www.visitcalifornia.com


Libraries and other organizations with state information pages:

Colorado

Colorado

Population*: 5,029,196 (rank: 22)

Area: 104,094 sq.miles (rank: 8)
Pop. Density: 48.5/sq.mile (rank: 37)

Capital: Denver

Became a state Aug. 1, 1876 (#38)

*Population figures are from 2010 Census.


State government website: www.colorado.gov

Tourism website: www.colorado.com


Libraries and other organizations with state information pages:

Connecticut

Connecticut

Population*: 3,574,097 (rank: 29)

Area: 5,543 sq.miles (rank: 48)
Pop. Density: 738/sq.mile (rank: 3)

Capital: Hartford

5th of original 13 states to ratify the Constitution: Jan. 9, 1788

*Population figures are from 2010 Census.


State government website: portal.ct.gov

Tourism website: www.ctvisit.com


Libraries and other organizations with state information pages: