Douglas County

Castle Rock, CO: What you need to know

Castle Rock, located less than 30 miles from Denver, is the 10th fastest growing city in America, according to recent U.S Census data (May 2015). The city continues adding amenities to keep pace with this growth, such as the new $22 million-plus, 270-acre Philip S. Miller Park and Miller Activity Center - the largest park project in the town's history.

Outdoor recreation lovers can also enjoy numerous other city parks, as well Castlewood Canyon State Park. The area's gorgeous golf courses scored the city a spot on Livability.com's Top 10 Golf Cities list. Castle Rock is also known for excellent shopping, whether for unusual finds at locally owned boutiques in historic downtown or great deals from national retailers at The Outlets at Castle Rock or the brand new Promenade at Castle Rock.

Meanwhile, parents and students alike benefit from the top-notch Douglas County School District while the local economy continues to diversify with the addition of more technology and service industries, creating a richer mix of future job opportunities. 

Castle Rock, CO City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 52,143
Median Age 35
Median Household Income $88,294
Median Home Price $296,600
Walkscore 10

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Castle Rock, CO Demographics

Median Population in Castle Rock, CO

Median Age 34.8%
Age 18 Over 70.4%
Age 21 Over 67.1%
Age 62 Over 10.5%
Age 65 Over 8%

Race in Castle Rock, CO

  Ethnicity White 92.1%
  Ethnicity Black 1.2%
  Ethnicity Asian 1.7%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 10%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.5%
  Ethnicity Other 1.4%

Population By Gender in Castle Rock, CO

  Male 50%
  Female 50%

Language in Castle Rock, CO

  English Only 93.6%
  English Other 6.4%

Economics in Castle Rock, CO

  Median Household Income $88,294
  Median Home Price $296,600
  Homes Owned 24.9%
  Homes Rent 75.1%
  Median Property Rent $1,240

 
COMMUTE TIME: 28.6 MINUTES
in Castle Rock, CO

Commute Types in Castle Rock, CO

  Walked 0.7%
  Worked at Home 9%
  Public Transportation 0.4%
  Other Means 1.5%
  Drove Alone 81.9%
  Carpooled 6.5%

10/100
WALK SCORE
for Castle Rock, CO

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 201
In Castle Rock, CO

 
9.1% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Castle Rock, CO