Most Expensive Centennial Neighborhoods
|1||E Dry Creek Rd / S Holly St|
|2||E Arapahoe Rd / S Chapparal Cir W|
|3||E Orchard Rd / S Mobile St|
|4||E Orchard Rd / S Buckley Rd|
|5||E Arapahoe Rd / S Dayton St|
|6||E Arapahoe Rd / E Euclid Dr|
|7||E Arapahoe Rd / S Quebec St|
|8||E Dry Creek Rd / S Quebec St|
|9||E Orchard Rd / S Quebec St|
|10||E Progress Dr / E Crestline Ave|
Centennial is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 109,741 people and 28 constituent neighborhoods, Centennial is the tenth largest community in Colorado.
Centennial home prices are not only among the most expensive in Colorado, but Centennial real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Centennial is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.97% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Centennial is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Centennial who work in management occupations (15.58%), sales jobs (13.67%) and office and administrative support (12.11%).
Also of interest is that Centennial has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Centennial telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.01% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Centennial is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Centennial really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Centennial perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
If knowledge is power, Centennial is a pretty powerful place. 54.02% of the adults in Centennial have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Centennial in 2010 was $41,356, which is wealthy relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $165,424 for a family of four.
Centennial is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Centennial home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Centennial residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Centennial include German, Irish, English, Italian, Scottish and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Centennial is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||38,423|
|CENTENNIAL HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||82.25%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||17.75%|
|TYPE OF CENTENNIAL HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||77.79%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||9.69%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||1.28%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||10.87%|
|SIZE OF CENTENNIAL HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||12.26%|
|AGE OF CENTENNIAL HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||5.88%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||76.56%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||17.15%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.41%|
|CENTENNIAL REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$395,463|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,171|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $69,000||1.90%|
|$69,001 - $138,000||0.98%|
|$138,001 - $275,000||10.30%|
|$275,001 - $413,000||38.09%|
|$413,001 - $550,000||26.82%|
|$550,001 - $688,000||11.33%|
|$688,001 - $1,032,000||7.73%|
|$1,032,001 - $1,376,000||1.86%|
|PEOPLE OF CENTENNIAL||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.26%|
|5 TO 17||19.23%|
|18 TO 24||6.65%|
|25 TO 34||11.53%|
|35 TO 54||29.56%|
|55 TO 64||14.51%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||13.26%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||97.40%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$90,090|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$41,356|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||5.24%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Professional, scientific, and technical services (12.12%)
Information Technology (4.89%)
Public Service (3.29%)
Real estate (3.12%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||2.22%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.34%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.16%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||2.10%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.87%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||7.53%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (22.89%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (88.47%)
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