Arvada, Colorado

Population 109,315

Arvada is located in Jefferson County, CO. The population is 109,315, making Arvada the 2nd largest city in Jefferson County and the 7th largest city in the state of Colorado.

There are 38 public schools in Arvada with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Arvada is low , and there are 3 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Arvada is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Arvada property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Arvada include Wheat Ridge, Lakeside and Mountain View.

Arvada Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 6.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 56.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 37.2%

Crime Rate

22.19% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 307
  • Violent Crimes: 217
  • Robbery: 47
  • Burglary: 258
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

97.64% Lower than national avg.
  • 3 offenders in Arvada
  • 0.27 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

235 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 11
  • Registered Polluters: 10
  • Superfunds: 10
  • Tanks & Spills: 204


Low 2.9%
  • Colorado unemployment average: 3.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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38 Public Schools view public schools

There are 38 K-12 public schools in Arvada, CO and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates Arvada's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.
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3 Private Schools

Faith Christian Academy

Shrine Of St Anne School

St Joan Of Arc Early Learning Center

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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597 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Arvada, CO issued 597 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Arvada, CO issued 564 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 564 permits, 483 were issued for single family homes and 81 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,285
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,418
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,729
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,328
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,624

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Environmental Hazards

235 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (156/156)
    Arvada, CO has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.6 Average
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 31.68°
  • February 31.18°
  • March 41.77°
  • April 46.35°
  • May 55.42°
  • June 67.54°
  • July 73.65°
  • August 72.1°
  • September 63.13°
  • October 49.95°
  • November 41.58°
  • December 29.18°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Arvada, CO

Arvada, CO has a low risk of earthquakes.
Arvada, CO has no risk of hurricanes.
Arvada, CO has a very high risk of hail storms.
Arvada, CO has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Arvada, CO: $75,082


Unemployment in Arvada is 2.9%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 29.30%
White Collar - 70.70%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Ed Perlmutter

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

3 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

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2 Libraries view all

2 Police Stations view all

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