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Welcome to Colusa ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Colusa has a population of 6,063 people<2> (see below for details).
Colusa was established in 1850 and was incorporated June 16, 1868.
The community of Colusa is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Colusa lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Colusa is located in the (530) area code.
The ZIP code for Colusa: 95932<4>
Websites for Colusa ...
Official Website: www.colusa-ca.gov/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Colusa had an population of 6,063 people. This is an increase of 1.54% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.24% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Colusa had a population of 5,971 people (or 27.88% of the total population of Colusa County). This makes Colusa the county's most populous community.
The population of Colusa represents 0.02% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 412nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,971 people, the population of Colusa increased 10.53% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,402 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Colusa.
Communities Also Named Colusa ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Colusa - they are located in Illinois and Kansas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Colusa.
Communities near Colusa ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Colusa.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Colusa. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Colusa.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Colusa. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Colusa.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Colusa. Our list includes 19 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Colusa.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Colusa ...
Looking for more information about Colusa? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Colusa, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Colusa.
Adding Colusa to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Colusa in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Colusa was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Colusa on our Genealogy Page.
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The official website for Colusa: www.colusa-ca.gov/
The official website for Colusa County: www.colusacountyclerk.com/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 01 Aug 2022