Commerce City, Colorado 

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+193.1% since 2020

Unemployment Rate


Cost of Living

121.7 / 100

Median Home Price


Median Income


Comfort Index (Climate)

8.6 / 5.6

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Commerce City, Colorado

Commerce City, Colorado is a vibrant suburban community situated in the northern part of the state. With its proximity to Denver and its numerous outdoor recreational activities, Commerce City has become an attractive destination for those looking for a balance between work and play. The city is home to a variety of parks, trails and open spaces perfect for hiking, biking, fishing and more. Additionally, there are plenty of shopping and dining options available as well as an abundance of cultural activities including art galleries and theaters. Commerce City is also home to quality educational institutions providing students with excellent educational opportunities close to home. Whether you’re looking for a place to live or visit, Commerce City has something for everyone! Regional center/Capital city - North central Colorado at the base of the Rocky Mountain Front Range.
State: Colorado
County: Adams County
Metro Area: Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Metro Area
City: Commerce City
Zip Codes: 80022 80640
Cost of Living: 21.7% higher
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 5280 ft above sea level

Commerce City, Co Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
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 Commerce City is 7.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Commerce City jobs have increased by 2.8%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Commerce City's cost of living is 21.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Commerce City's Cost of Living

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

In the last Presidential election, Adams county remained very strongly Democratic, 56.7% to 40.4%. More Voting Stats

Commerce City's population is 61,516 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 27.5%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 29.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Commerce City is $506,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.5%.

Commerce City public schools spend $7,805 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 20.8 students per teacher in Commerce City. More Education

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Housing Market in Commerce City

It's a good time to buy in Commerce City. Home Appreciation is up 7.5% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Commerce City is $506,000.
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Reviews for Commerce City   3 Reviews
It's crowded but overall OK - 12/2/2020
I've lived here for 12 years. Back then the houses were priced right, you could get a nice smaller house for under 100k. Right now the prices are outrageous, like... Read More

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True Quality Of Life In Commerce City - 6/5/2007
I recently moved to Commerce City, specifically the Reunion/Buffalo Mesa area. I love it here - it's a great family community with a wide variety of ethnicities. There... Read More

Place looks like New Jersey - 8/5/2006
Shacks, Blue collar trash, and crime. Add in traffic, oil refineries, and the smell of fresh pretrol with a truck stop and there you have Commerce City. The name speaks... Read More

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