Colorado Communities

Explore Colorado communities to call home and let the Concierge Real Estate, LLC team help you find the perfect home for sale in Colorado.

Arvada

Don’t miss the cozy and quaint downtown district of Arvada, located 12 miles northwest of Denver, Colorado.

Fast Facts about Arvada, Colorado

  • School Districts: Most public schools in Arvada are in Jefferson County School District (JEFFCO Public Schools)
  • Nearby Attractions: Olde Town Arvada and the Arvada Center
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Majestic View Nature Center

Broomfield

With over 8.000 acres of open land and a perfect balance of residential and commercial offerings, Broomfield offers Coloradans an excellent place to call home.

Fast Facts about Broomfield, Colorado

  • School Districts: Boulder Valley School District, Adams 12 Five Star School District, Weld County School District, Jefferson County School District, Brighton School District, and St. Vrain School District
  • Nearby Attractions: The Butterfly Pavilion will open its new facilities in 2021. 
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces.

Castle Pines

Castle Pines is a peaceful, residential area  20 miles south of Denver. It was established in 2008 and is characterized by its upscale convenience.

Fast Facts about Castle Pines, Colorado

  • School Districts: Douglas County 
  • Nearby Attractions: Castle Pines Village Square
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Elk Ridge Park, Retreat Park, Coyote Ridge Park, and nearby access to Daniels Park

Castle Rock

Visitors will find that the charm and small-town character of Castle Rock comes from the friendly people, community events, small businesses, outdoor spaces, and neighborhoods. 

Fast Facts about Castle Rock, Colorado

  • School Districts: Castle Rock School District
  • Nearby Attractions: The Outlets at Castle Rock is the largest open-air outlet center in Colorado.
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Philip S. Miller Park

Centennial

Centennial is located 12 miles south of Downtown Denver and is currently celebrating its 20th anniversary. It’s recognized as one of the best places to live in national publications.

Fast Facts about Centennial, Colorado

  • School Districts: Cherry Creek School District and Littleton Public School Schools
  • Nearby Attractions: Streets at SouthGlenn
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Cherry Creek State Park, Chatfield State Park

Englewood

Located south of Denver, Englewood is ideal for those looking to enjoy both the outdoors and their neighborhoods. Englewood’s history began in 1858 when gold was discovered in Little Dry Creek.

Fast Facts about Englewood, Colorado

  • School Districts: Englewood Public School District
  • Nearby Attractions: Museum of Outdoor Arts (MOA)
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Centennial Park

Evergreen

Visitors will find Evergreen 19 miles west of Denver. The town was named for the surrounding evergreen trees and boasts a delightful and historic downtown area with over twenty restaurants and forty retail stores.

Fast Facts about Evergreen, Colorado

  • School Districts: Jefferson County School District (JEFFCO Public Schools)
  • Nearby Attractions: Downtown Evergreen, 
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Evergreen Lake, Mt. Evans

Genesee

With over 1,200 acres of open space, living in Genesee will feel like home for those who love what Colorado outdoors offers. You’ll enjoy the magic of the Colorado Rockies, along with the convenience of being located just 16 miles from Denver.

Fast Facts about Genesee, Colorado

  • School Districts: Jefferson County School District (JEFFCO Public Schools)
  • Nearby Attractions: Dinosaur Ridge
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre

Golden

Located at the Rocky Mountains base, Golden was founded during the Pike’s Peak Gold Rush in 1859. Established as a minting camp, Golden has grown into one of the most charming towns in Colorado.

Fast Facts about Golden, Colorado

  • School Districts: Jefferson County School District (JEFFCO Public Schools)
  • Nearby Attractions: The Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave, Colorado Railroad Museum, Coors Brewery Tour
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Lookout Mountain, Table Mountain, and Golden Gate State Park

Greenwood Village

Located south of Denver and incorporated in 1850, Greenwood Village is home to the Denver Tech Center, along with over forty miles of scenic walking and biking trails.

Fast Facts about Greenwood Village, Colorado

  • School Districts: Cherry Creek School District and Littleton Public Schools
  • Nearby Attractions: Curtis Arts and Humanities Center
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Marjorie Perry Nature Preserve, Westlands Park, and Cherry Creek State Park

Highlands Ranch

Just 12 miles south of Denver, Highlands Ranch is home to beautiful neighborhoods, excellent schools, retail districts, and over 2,000 acres of Colorado open space.

Fast Facts about Highlands Ranch, Colorado

  • School Districts: Douglas County School District
  • Nearby Attractions: Highlands Ranch Mansion
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Backcountry Wilderness Area.

Lafayette

Pronounced “law-fee-et” by locals, this northern Colorado community grew from a coal mining community beginning in 1889. Residents love the small-town feel, public schools, and access to the entire Boulder Valley.

Fast Facts about Lafayette, Colorado

  • School Districts: Boulder Valley School District, St Vrain Valley School District, Adams 12 Five Star Schools
  • Nearby Attractions: Olde Town Lafayette
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Waneka Lake

Lakewood

Lakewood is located just west of Denver and enjoys sweeping views of the Rocky Mountain foothills. It’s the fifth-largest city in Colorado and can be easily reached by light rail from Downtown Denver.

Fast Facts about Lakewood, Colorado

  • School Districts: Jefferson County School District (JEFFCO Public Schools)
  • Nearby Attractions: 40 West Arts, West Colfax Corridor, and Belmar
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Bear Creek Lake Park, Hayden Park on Green Mountain

Littleton

Littleton is a family-friendly community that combines outdoor adventure access with proximity to Denver and a delightful downtown and growing art scene.

Fast Facts about Littleton, Colorado

  • School Districts: Littleton Public Schools 
  • Nearby Attractions: Littleton Museum, Denver Botanic Gardens
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Hudson Gardens, Chatfield State Park, and Roxborough State Park

Lone Tree

You’ll find Lone Tree on the southern edge of the Denver-Metro area. It’s home to the Park Meadows Mall and celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2020.

Fast Facts about Lone Tree, Colorado

  • School Districts: Lone Tree Community School District 
  • Nearby Attractions: Lone Tree Arts Center, Schweiger Ranch, and Park Meadows Mall 
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Bluffs Regional Park

Louisville

Located in Southeastern Boulder County, Louisville started as a small mining community in 1877 and has grown to be included on numerous lists for best cities to call home.

Fast Facts about Louisville, Colorado

  • School Districts: Boulder Valley School District 
  • Nearby Attractions: Main Street at Old Town Louisville, City of Louisville Historical Museum
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Davidson Mesa, Loops in Louisville

Loveland

Don’t confuse this town with the equally popular Loveland Ski Area! You’ll find Loveland, Colorado, on the northern end of the Front Range. The so-called “Sweetheart City” is home to a vibrant art and culture community.

Fast Facts about Loveland, Colorado

  • School Districts: Thompson School District
  • Nearby Attractions: Loveland Museum/Gallery, Rialto Theatre 
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Lake Loveland Swim Beach, Devil’s Backbone Open Space, and Boyd Lake State Park

Parker

Named the second-best place to live in America, Parker has an idyllic feel thanks to its Western-Victorian downtown.

Fast Facts about Parker, Colorado

  • School Districts: Douglas County School District 
  • Nearby Attractions: PACE Center
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Rueter-Hess Reservoir Recreation, Discovery Park

Sedalia

Located 30 miles south of Denver, Sedalia was first established in 1859. Today, you’ll find plenty of local businesses, antique shops, and a restaurant with one of the best burgers in Colorado.

Fast Facts about Sedalia, Colorado

  • School Districts: Douglas County School District
  • Nearby Attractions: Cherokee Ranch and Castle
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Daniels Park, South Platte River

Thornton

Thornton is the most eastern community of the Denver-Metro area and, therefore, the closest to the  Denver International Airport.

Fast Facts about Thornton, Colorado

  • School Districts: Adams 12 Five Star Schools 
  • Nearby Attractions: Denver Premium Outlets, Todd Creek Golf Club  
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Carpenter Park, Cherry Park

Westminster

Located conveniently in the Denver-Boulder corridor, Westminster is a bustling community with plenty to offer new residents.

Fast Facts about Westminster, Colorado

  • School Districts: Westminster Public Schools
  • Nearby Attractions: Westminster History Center, Butterfly Pavilion 
  • Parks & Outdoor Spaces: Stanley Lake Regional Park