25 Best Places In Colorado To Raise A Family

Dated: 12/18/2018

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Ask anyone why they’re in Colorado and you’ll get a variety of reasons – perhaps they love the different seasons and plethora of outdoor activities, others may be drawn to our economy and employment opportunities. For some though, it’s all about family. And if you’re in that boat you won’t want to miss the rundown of the top 25 places in Colorado to raise a family.

So what about an area makes it great for raising a family? Well, according to Niche.com, it's a combination of factors, including how good the public schools are, the rate of residents with college degrees, cost of living, low crime, access to amenities, diversity, housing market and percentage of households with children, just to name a few.

The ranking and review site used these factors and more to measure and assign grades to places across the U.S. and from that listing, the Denver Business Journal has rounded up the 25 best places in Colorado to raise a family. Check it out!

#25 – Broomfield
#24 – Lafayette
#23 – Monument
#22 – Aspen
#21 – Dove Valley
#20 – Erie
#19 – Niwot
#18 – Parker
#17 – Cherry Hills Village
#16 – Stone Gate
#15 – Greenwood Village
#14 – Lone Tree
#13 – South Park Hill
#12 – Castle Pines
#11 – Centennial
#10 – Boulder
#9 – Columbine Valley
#8 – Gunbarrel
#7 – Highlands Ranch
#6 – Cherry Creek
#5 – Bow Mar
#4 – Superior
#3 – Louisville
#2 – Holly Hills
#1 – Pine Brook

Ready to start checking out some of Denver’s family-friendliest neighborhoods? Give the experienced pros at Metrowest a shout – we’d love to show you all that Colorado has to offer!

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Paul Jevne

Paul Jevne was born and raised in Central Wyoming. Upon leaving High School he began a career in the oilfield. Here he developed an excellent work ethic. Paul soon realized he didn't want to continue ....

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