Denver, Colorado 

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Population

678,467

+17.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.0%

Median Income

$51,800

Median Home Price

$426,200

Best Places to Live in Denver, Colorado

Regional center/Capital city - North central Colorado at the base of the Rocky Mountain Front Range. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Denver, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

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

Local Listings in Denver
 $340,000 
8354 Gaylord St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1386 SqFt
 $330,000 
4817 Duluth Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1484 SqFt
 $505,000 
3375 S Elmira Ct
Bed 5 | Bath 2 | 2350 SqFt

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.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Denver
Zip Codes: 80219, 80239, 80123, 80231, 80210, 80220, 80211, 80204, 80205, 80249, 32 total
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 5280 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Denver is 3.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Denver jobs have increased by 2.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Denver's cost of living is 28.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Denver's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Denver county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Denver's population is 678,467 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 17.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Denver is $426,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.2%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Denver public schools spend $12,637 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.1 students per teacher in Denver. More Education


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Housing Market in Denver

It's a good time to buy in Denver. Home Appreciation is up 7.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Denver Real Estate

The median home price in Denver is $426,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Denver   452 Reviews
if you're ok with... - 11/14/2019
Not for me. i hope you enjoy this: If you don't mind not having a backyard despite the hundreds of thousands of dollars your place cost to buy, don't mind living in 600... Read More

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HORRIBLE PLACE FOR KIDS AND ALOT OF DRUGS - 10/27/2019
Horrible place to live now. I grew up here and the rent is outrageous now and the wages aren't going up as quick as we need to. I have a degree and have been working my... Read More

An Actual Review Not Just Angry Rambling. - 9/24/2019
Since most of the reviews on here are just angry ramblings about how they moved here in 1980 and now it's different here's a real review. I'm a 2016 "transplant," no,... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN DENVER, COLORADO
80219, 80239, 80123, 80231, 80210, 80220, 80211, 80204, 80205, 80249, 32 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN DENVER
$340,000
8354 Gaylord St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$330,000
4817 Duluth Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$505,000
3375 S Elmira Ct
Bed 5 | Bath 2

$1,099,900
11 S Jackson St
Bed 3 | Bath 4

$270,000
1460 Ruth Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$599,900
660 S Monaco Pkwy
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$277,500
9481 High St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

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