Boulder Metro Area, Colorado 

0 Reviews | Review This Place

Population

316,782

9% Growth

Unemployment Rate

2.8%

Median Income

$69,407

Avg. Home Price

$531,700

United States / Colorado / Boulder Metro Area / Counties / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Boulder Metro Area, Colorado

College town / suburban complex - 25 miles northwest of Denver at the base of the Rocky Mountain Front Range
Pros
-College-town atmosphere
-Attractive downtown
-Educational attainment
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Traffic and sprawl
-Economic cycles

Local Listings in Boulder, CO
 $635,000 
125 S 31st St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1360 SqFt
 $635,000 
125 S 31st St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1360 SqFt
 $570,000 
4656 Ashfield Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 2098 SqFt
 $597,500 
5573 Jewel Creek Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 2220 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Boulder Metro Area

Boulder, home to the University of Colorado, is a lively and classic college town, with liberal politics, alternative social lifestyles and attitudes, and an assortment of trendy small businesses, restaurants, galleries, and entertainment venues. There is plenty to do in this bicycle-friendly town, which has a pedestrian mall downtown and outdoor recreation in the nearby mountains. The area has one of the highest combined 4-year and graduate degree attainment rates in the nation. There are some larger business and government research facilities adding to the area’s economy, and there is a sizeable high tech belt towards Denver.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Colorado
County: Boulder
Metro Area: Boulder Metro Area
Political Ideology: Strongly liberal
City: Boulder, Longmont, 33 total
Zip Codes: 80501, 80503, 80027, 80026, 80302, 80304, 80301, 80516, 80303, 80305, 19 total
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 5332 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Boulder Metro Area is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Boulder Metro Area jobs have increased by 2.66%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Boulder Metro Area's cost of living is 57.70% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Boulder Metro Area's Cost of Living

VOTING
The Boulder metro area voted Democratic in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Boulder Metro Area's population is 316,782 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 8.75%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Boulder Metro Area is $520,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.76%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Boulder Metro Area

SCHOOLS
Boulder Metro Area public schools spend $10,531 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18 students per teacher in Boulder Metro Area. Learn More...


Best Places to Live in Boulder Rankings


Housing Market in Boulder

It's a good time to buy in Boulder. Home Appreciation is up 5.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Boulder Real Estate or Find top agents in Boulder

The median home price in Boulder is $531,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


View More Data >

Reviews for Boulder   0 Reviews

Start Your Review of Boulder



View More Data >

COMPARE CITY TO CITY
Compare Boulder Metro Area, Colorado to any other place in the USA.

MAPS OF BOULDER METRO AREA, COLORADO
Boulder,Colorado Metro Area Map
ZIP CODES IN BOULDER METRO AREA, COLORADO
80501, 80503, 80027, 80026, 80302, 80304, 80301, 80516, 80303, 80305, 19 total

NEW LISTINGS IN BOULDER CO
$635,000
125 S 31st St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$570,000
4656 Ashfield Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

$597,500
5573 Jewel Creek Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

$565,000
7282 Mount Meeker Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$625,000
120 S 34th St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$555,000
4507 Aberdeen Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

Join BestPlaces