Colorado ~ Best Places to Live

Best Places to Live - Colorado by CNN Money Magazine

Best Places to Live – Colorado by CNN Money Magazine

CNN Money Magazine compiled a list of the Best Small Cities to Live in the U.S.  Colorado scored on 5 places out of 100.  Two of those were in Douglas County, Highlands Ranch and Castle Rock are great “small cities” with lots of amenities, including being part of Metro Denver.

Also noted was Highlands Ranch as a “top earning town” with an average income of $117,523 which is well above the Best Places overall average.

Highlands Ranch Real Estate

Demographic Statistics for Highlands Ranch, Colorado

Castle Rock Colorado Real Estate

Demographics for Castle Rock, Colorado

Centennial which is located in Arapahoe County Colorado was also recognized as having an excellent quality of life.  Centennial is known for being in the Cherry Creek School District and having one of the busiest private jet airports, Centennial Airport in the country.

Demographics for Centennial, Colorado

Demographics for Centennial, Colorado

Also on the list were Ft. Collins and Boulder, both college towns worthy of mentioning.

 

Population of Metro Denver Small Cities

Population of Metro Denver Small Cities