Centennial, CO 

2 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and Maps



+7.6% since 2000

Unemployment Rate


Cost of Living

123.7 / 100

Median Home Price


Median Income


Comfort Index (Climate)

8.9 / 5.5

summer / winter

Download our City ReportsDownload our City Reports

Centennial, CO

Centennial, Colorado is an inviting city located in the Denver metro area. With its vibrant atmosphere and diverse attractions, it's a perfect destination for all types of visitors. Outdoor enthusiasts can explore nearby trails or take in stunning views from the Rocky Mountain Arsenal Wildlife Refuge. Shopping aficionados can discover local boutiques or check out the Southlands Mall. Foodies can savor a variety of tasty cuisine, from Mexican to Italian fare. Sports fans can catch their favorite teams at various stadiums around town, while art and culture lovers can explore local galleries and cultural institutions like the Clyfford Still Museum. With its friendly locals, convenient location, and sunny weather year-round, Centennial is an ideal place to live or visit – come experience it for yourself! Regional center/Capital city - North central Colorado at the base of the Rocky Mountain Front Range.
State: Colorado
County: Arapahoe County
Metro Area: Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Metro Area
City: Centennial
Zip Codes: 80015 80112 80122 80121
Cost of Living: 23.7% higher
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 5280 ft above sea level
Buying or selling a home?
Find top real estate agents in Centennial.

Attractive downtown
Arts and culture
Nearby mountains
Growth and sprawl
Commute times
Air quality

What Bert Has To Say About Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Metro Area

Denver is the commercial, financial, industrial, and government center for Colorado and a seven-state region of Rocky Mountain and western Plains states. The city and its surrounding area continue to be one of our favorite large cities, and the list of reasons is large; however, crowding and growth is taking its toll.


The unemployment rate in Centennial is 5.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Centennial jobs have increased by 2.8%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Centennial's cost of living is 23.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Centennial's Cost of Living

September, August and June are the most pleasant months in Centennial, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

In the last Presidential election, Arapahoe county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 61.0% to 36.4%. More Voting Stats

Centennial's population is 107,972 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 8.5%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 25.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Centennial is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.7%.

Centennial public schools spend $10,029 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.2 students per teacher in Centennial. More Education

Centennial Rankings

Housing Market in Centennial

It's a good time to buy in Centennial. Home Appreciation is up 8.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Centennial is .

Reviews for Centennial   2 Reviews
Excellent Schools - 2/14/2016
All the schools are excellent. We have both Littleton Public Schools and Cherry Creek Schools. Top Notch - College Prep - Commitment to... Read More

Start Your Review of Centennial

Centennial CO - Amazing Schools, Easy Commute to B - 2/20/2014
The Centennial/Aurora area (zip code 80015) has great schools (Cherry Creek School District), attractive homes, family oriented neighborhoods, and is an easy commute To... Read More

View More Data >

Compare Centennial, CO to any other place in the USA.
Compare Now

Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time. You can also use our New Interactive Map to explore places.Centennial,Colorado Map
80015 80112 80122 80121


Members receive 10 FREE city profile downloads a month, unlimited access to our detailed cost of living calculator and analysis, downloadable reports, and more.

Try Now