Denver, Colorado

Population 634,265

Denver is located in Denver County, CO. The population is 634,265, making Denver the largest city in Denver County and the largest city in the state of Colorado.

There are 240 public schools in Denver with an average Homefacts rating of C. The total crime rate for Denver is high , and there are 1,517 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Denver is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Denver property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Denver include Glendale, Derby and North Washington.

Denver Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 12.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 39.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 47.4%

Crime Rate

44.45% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 726
  • Violent Crimes: 749
  • Robbery: 165
  • Burglary: 544
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

25.56% Higher than national avg.
  • 1,517 offenders in Denver
  • 23.92 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

2,931 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 78
  • Registered Polluters: 100
  • Superfunds: 134
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,619

Unemployment

Very High 7.6%
  • Colorado unemployment average: 6.8%
  • National unemployment average: 6.2%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

240 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 240 K-12 public schools in Denver, CO and 76 private schools. Homefacts rates Denver's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.

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Crime view details

1,517 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$410,000 compared to February 2020
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    6.3%
  • Rented
    46.9%
  • Owned
    46.9%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

5,958 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Denver, CO issued 5,958 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 5,958 permits, 1710 were issued for single family homes and 4,248 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Denver, CO issued 5,870 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 5,870 permits, 1284 were issued for single family homes and 4,586 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Environmental Hazards

2931 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1181/1308)
    Denver, CO has 90.29% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Denver, CO is a red zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.92 Average
    Denver, CO is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 31.57°
  • February 31.3°
  • March 42.1°
  • April 47.2°
  • May 56.89°
  • June 69.1°
  • July 75.1°
  • August 73.5°
  • September 64.67°
  • October 50.92°
  • November 41.4°
  • December 29.18°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Denver, CO

Earthquakes
Denver, CO has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Denver, CO has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Denver, CO has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Denver, CO has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Denver, CO: $61,105

Unemployment

Unemployment in Denver is 7.6%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 6.8% and 6.2% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 31.44%
White Collar - 68.56%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. John Hickenlooper
  • Sen. Michael F. Bennet
  • Sen. Cory Gardner

City Representatives

  • Diana DeGette

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

67 FCC Towers view all