Fastest Growing Denver Neighborhoods

Dated: 10/23/2017

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As anyone who’s seen the crane-filled city skyline can attest, Denver is growing by leaps and bounds. New buildings are cropping up all over the downtown area, and as businesses choose to head to the city’s core, the number of folks choosing to live downtown has soared as well.


Since 2010, the downtown Denver area has seen an increase of nearly 16,000 residents for a total population of 79,367, according to a recent report from the Downtown Denver Partnership.


It’s the Central Platte Valley that has seen the most growth – an impressive 5,669 housing units added in the past seven years –but it’s Capitol Hill that remains the city center’s most populous neighborhood with a whopping  17,142 residents.


The following neighborhoods have seen the most population growth since 2010:

1. Central Platte Valley
58 percent population growth
5,669 units added or under construction

T-7. Uptown
25 percent population growth
972 units added or under construction

2. Ballpark
52 percent population growth
1,688 units added or under construction

T-7. Lower Downtown (LoDo)
47 units added or under construction

3. Central Business District
39 percent population growth
1,147 units added or under construction

10. Highland
22 percent population growth
1,717 units added or under construction

4. River North (RiNo)
38 percent population growth
1,866 units added or under construction

11. La Alma/Lincoln Park
16 percent population growth
459 units added or under construction

5. Golden Triangle
31 percent population growth
1,544 units added or under construction

12. Capitol Hill
12 percent population growth
816 units added or under construction

6. Five Points
26 percent population growth
1,763 units added or under construction

13. Sun Valley
9 percent population growth
0 units added or under construction

T-7. Jefferson Park
25 percent population growth
1,171 units added or under construction

14. Auraria
5 percent population growth
0 units added or under construction

Interested in checking out some of the fastest growing neighborhoods in Denver? Or maybe you’d prefer to check out something more off the beaten path. Either way, Metrowest has you covered. Contact us today – we’d love to show you around

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Raymond E. Gonzales

Raymond Gonzales is real estate broker with Mertowest Real Estate Services, a Colorado based real estate brokerage serving the Denver metro area. Raymond is a Colorado native, born and raised in Arvad....

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