Golden (zip 80401), Colorado 

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Population

41,026

+4.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.5%

Median Income

$69,894

Median Home Price

$561,500

Best Places to Live in Golden (zip 80401), Colorado

Regional center/Capital city - North central Colorado at the base of the Rocky Mountain Front Range. August, June and September are the most pleasant months in the 80401 zip code, 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
 $4,040 
16572 Golden Hills Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3700 SqFt
 $574,500 
11650 W Security Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 3 | 3150 SqFt
 $1,347,500 
211 Mistletoe Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2839 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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City: Golden
Zip Codes: Golden (zip 80401)
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 5280 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Golden (zip 80401) is 2.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Golden (zip 80401) jobs have increased by 2.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Golden (zip 80401)'s cost of living is 46.8% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Golden (zip 80401)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, June and September are the most pleasant months in the 80401 zip code, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Jefferson county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Golden (zip 80401)'s population is 41,026 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Golden (zip 80401) is $561,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Golden (zip 80401) public schools spend $9,727 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18 students per teacher in Golden (zip 80401). More Education



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Reviews for Golden   1 Reviews
Genesee is like living in a national park - 7/13/2009
Imagine living among pines and firs, sitting on your deck thinking you are on vacation in a National Park. Your neighbors are educated and well-to-do. There are miles... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN 80401
$4,040
16572 Golden Hills Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$574,500
11650 W Security Ave
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$1,347,500
211 Mistletoe Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$750,000
651 Lindsey Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$775
808 20th St
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$3,300,000
906 Visionary Trl
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$1,950,000
1003 Star Ridge Rd
Bed 7 | Bath 6

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