Best Places to Live in Colorado

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What you need to know about Colorado

A brilliant landscape of mountains, high plains, canyons, rivers, forests and desert lands make Colorado one of the most desirable states to live and visit. Colorado's southwest corner borders Arizona, Utah and New Mexico,  the only place in America where the corners of four states meet.  The best places to live in Colorado include Boulder, Fort Collins, PuebloLakewood, Westminster, and Colorado Springs. Universities like Colorado, Colorado State and the U.S. Air Force Academy grace the education scene, while pro sports teams include the Broncos, Nuggets, Rockies and Avalanche.  

Best Places to Live in Colorado
Learn more about the best places to live in Colorado, and why you should consider moving to each.
Colorado Jobs and Top Employers
Denver Airport, Sylvan Learning Center, UC Boulder lead an impressive list
8 Reasons for Moving to Colorado
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The 5 Most Affordable Cities in Colorado
Economic diversity and easy access to the great outdoors make these cities among the most attractive places to live in Colorado

Population

5,197,580
Up by 7%
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Lakewood
8 Reasons to Move to Lakewood, CO
Located just 15 minutes from downtown Denver, Lakewood is a fast-growing, All-American city.
Colorado Best Cities for Families
5 Best Cities for Families in Colorado
Outdoor recreation, jobs and lower housing costs make these cities the best places for families to live and play.
Colorado Best Cities for Families
5 Best Cities for Families in Colorado
Outdoor recreation, jobs and lower housing costs make these cities the best places for families to live and play.
Colorado Best Cities for Families
5 Best Cities for Families in Colorado
Outdoor recreation, jobs and lower housing costs make these cities the best places for families to live and play.
Colorado Best Cities for Families
5 Best Cities for Families in Colorado
Outdoor recreation, jobs and lower housing costs make these cities the best places for families to live and play.

Housing

Homes Owned 65%
65% Complete
Homes Rented 35%
35% Complete

Median Home Price

$239,400
Higher than the national average
Pueblo, CO Corporate College
Pueblo, CO Corporate College Tackles Workforce Development Needs
Pueblo Corporate College customizes instruction to businesses, students

Pueblo, CO Small Businesses
Pueblo, CO Introduces Program to Help Very Small Businesses
Initiative provides microgrants to nurture small businesses

10 Things to Do in Colorado Springs
Let's put it this way: Plenty of outdoor options bathed in scenic beauty.

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Pueblo, CO Goodnight Barn
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Preservation committee works to restore Charles Goodnight barn
Boulder, CO
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Pueblo, CO Arts and Culture
Pueblo, CO Arts Scene Keeps Growing
Arts scene expands with incubator, big exhibits, events

Median Household Income

$59,448
Higher than the national average

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 38%
38% Complete
Graduated High School 90%
90% Complete

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

More About Colorado Cities

Best Places to Fulfill Your New Year's Resolutions
Whether you've vowed to exercise more or spend less, these cities will help you keep your resolutions.

8 Reasons to Move to Lakewood, CO
Located just 15 minutes from downtown Denver, Lakewood is a fast-growing, All-American city.

5 Best Cities for Families in Colorado
Outdoor recreation, jobs and lower housing costs make these cities the best places for families to live and play.

5 Best Cities for Families in Colorado
Outdoor recreation, jobs and lower housing costs make these cities the best places for families to live and play.

5 Best Cities for Families in Colorado
Outdoor recreation, jobs and lower housing costs make these cities the best places for families to live and play.

5 Best Cities for Families in Colorado
Outdoor recreation, jobs and lower housing costs make these cities the best places for families to live and play.

Pueblo, CO Corporate College Tackles Workforce Development Needs
Pueblo Corporate College customizes instruction to businesses, students

Pueblo, CO Introduces Program to Help Very Small Businesses
Initiative provides microgrants to nurture small businesses

10 Things to Do in Colorado Springs
Let's put it this way: Plenty of outdoor options bathed in scenic beauty.

Goodnight Barn Historic Preservation Committee Keeps Pueblo, CO History Alive
Preservation committee works to restore Charles Goodnight barn

Why Boulder is the Best Place to Start a Business in America
Find out what makes Boulder the perfect place to launch a startup or build a company

Pueblo, CO Arts Scene Keeps Growing
Arts scene expands with incubator, big exhibits, events

Pueblo Restaurants Spice Up Spring With Chile-Inspired Contest
Competition yields new, inventive ways to cook with Pueblo's favorite food

Why Mountain Cities Are the Best Places to Live For Introverts
Mountain cities offer the perfect blend of peace, quiet and solitude

Lakewood, CO Top Employers
List includes Federal Center, HomeAdvisor, Red Rock CC

Why Colorado Springs is a Great Place to Live
The country's official Olympic City USA is on an upward trajectory

Reasons to Move to Castle Rock
Neighborhoods, good schools head the list

Pueblo, CO Home of Heroes
National Congressional Medal of Honor Society returns in 2017

Why Castle Rock, CO is a Great Place to Live
Growing economy, excellent schools, outdoor amenities make Castle Rock a wonderful place to call home

Why Longmont, CO Is One of America’s Best Places to Live
Housing, health care and a wealth of amenities make this Rocky Mountain community a standout

10 Things to Do in Lakewood, CO
Hiking, craft beer, a natural amphitheater and more: check out the top things to do in Lakewood, CO.

8 Reasons to Move to Pueblo, CO
Long-known as "Steel City," Pueblo boasts a diversified economy, an impressive array of recreational opportunities and a blissfully low cost of living.

8 Reasons to Move to Boulder, CO
As if you needed more reasons to move to Boulder besides the mountains and the food, we've got them.

Pueblo, CO Neighborhoods
Including Pueblo West, Pueblo Springs Ranch, and more.

Best Places to Live in Colorado