Most Expensive Denver Neighborhoods
|1||E Bayaud Ave / Leetsdale Dr|
|2||E 6th Ave / Humboldt St|
|3||E Evans Ave / S Colorado Blvd|
|4||E Exposition Ave / S Colorado Blvd|
|5||E 6th Ave / Josephine St|
|6||S University Blvd / E Exposition Ave|
|7||E Yale Ave / S Colorado Blvd|
|8||E 8th Ave / York St|
|9||Wewatta St / 15th St|
|10||E Alameda Ave / S University Blvd|
Denver is a very large city located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 663,914 people and 157 constituent neighborhoods, Denver is the largest community in Colorado.
Housing costs in Denver are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Colorado.
Unlike some cities, Denver isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Denver are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Denver is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Denver who work in office and administrative support (11.75%), management occupations (11.54%) and sales jobs (11.30%).
Also of interest is that Denver has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One thing noticeable about Denver, is that it has a large population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. That’s because Denver is full of single people in their 20s and 30s and who have undergraduate or graduate degrees and are starting careers in professional occupations. This makes Denver a great place for young, educated career starters looking to find many people like themselves, with good opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun. In fact, Denver is one of the top larger cities in America for educated single professionals to flock.
Denver is a big city, and with that comes lots of benefits. One benefit is that most big cities have public transit, but Denver really shines when it comes to the extensiveness and use of its public transit system. More than most large American cities, Denver citizens use public transit daily to get to and from work. And while there are transportation options, most people in Denver ride the bus. Whereas in some cities one is destined to sit in traffic every morning to get to work and every evening to get home, in Denver a lot leave their cars at home (if they even choose to own one), and hop a ride on the bus.
The citizens of Denver are among the most well-educated in the nation: 43.73% of adults in Denver have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Denver in 2010 was $34,423, which is upper middle income relative to Colorado, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $137,692 for a family of four. However, Denver contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Denver is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Denver home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Denver residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Denver also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 31.20% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Denver include German, Irish, English, Italian, French and Polish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Denver's cultural character, accounting for 16.05% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Denver is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||271,054|
|DENVER HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||48.58%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||51.42%|
|TYPE OF DENVER HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||45.96%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||7.73%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||6.22%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||39.74%|
|SIZE OF DENVER HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||4.49%|
|AGE OF DENVER HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||15.13%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||29.27%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||35.12%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||20.48%|
|DENVER REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$367,638|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,268|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $74,000||2.97%|
|$74,001 - $148,000||5.62%|
|$148,001 - $295,000||26.95%|
|$295,001 - $443,000||23.91%|
|$443,001 - $590,000||16.34%|
|$590,001 - $738,000||9.01%|
|$738,001 - $1,107,000||9.56%|
|$1,107,001 - $1,476,000||2.98%|
|PEOPLE OF DENVER||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||7.00%|
|5 TO 17||14.06%|
|18 TO 24||9.33%|
|25 TO 34||21.44%|
|35 TO 54||27.11%|
|55 TO 64||10.47%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||10.58%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||85.58%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$51,800|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$34,423|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||18.34%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (12.06%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (11.28%)
Public Service (4.04%)
Information Technology (3.51%)
Real estate (2.88%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||9.76%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||1.11%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.10%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||7.39%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.45%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||31.20%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (14.28%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (72.51%)
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