Westminster Area Information.
Westminster is the next Urban Center of the Colorado Front Range. It is a vibrant inclusive, creative, and well-connected City. People Choose Westminster because it is a dynamic community with distinct neighborhoods, quality educational opportunities, and a resilient local economy that includes: a spectrum of jobs; diverse, integrated housing; shopping, cultural, entertainment, and restaurant options. It embraces the outdoors and is one of the most sustainable cities in America.
Culture: Beautiful City with Exceptional Quality of Life
Located just outside of Denver is Westminster, Colorado a sprawling suburban community of Adams and Jefferson county. Just under 115,000 Coloradans call Westminster their home and love the location, community atmosphere, and great views that the town has the offer. With something to offer for everyone, Westminster is growing in popularity and tourism! Attractions like the visiting the Butterfly Pavilion and boating around Stanley Lake Regional Park allow for family fun. If your looking for great shopping, Westminster has lots of pedestrian-friendly shopping options like the Orchard Town Center and is getting more with an inflow of new development in town like the new mixed use Town Center Development.
Economy: Diverse and Growing
Smack dab between Denver and Boulder, Westminster has prime proximity to both the exceptional intellectual capital available in Boulder, as well as the incredible millennial workforce in the Denver metro area. Plus we’re right in the heart of the U.S. 36 Tech Corridor connecting Denver to Boulder.
Businesses in Westminster include:
• Ball Corporation
• Zimmer Biomet
Westminster is a suburban, family-friendly town with a variety of housing options. Near downtown there are plentiful apartments, condos and townhomes that are walkable to shops and restaurants and accessible from the highway. This area is growing in popularity with new modern developments popping up and renovations of surrounding existing town centers. With an average home sale price of $250k, many homeowners love Westminster for its affordability and favorable surrounding amenities. Finding a good fit for a neighborhood in Westminster depends on what you are looking for – neighborhoods range from suburban to fairly rural. On the northern and western side of town, residential neighborhoods have easy access to trails around Standley Lake, the Butterfly Pavilion and shopping in Broomfield. Families love Westminster because of the many activities and great access to education, schools in town are apart of the Jefferson County School District, which is rated fairly high among surrounding districts.
Westminster anchors metro's great northwest. Its noted for its key attributes, including:
- For more than a decade, the seventh most populous city in Colorado has earned top-25 rankings for best places to live in the United States, Bizwest, 2019
- Its many transportation options and strategic location along metropolitan Denver's northern and northwesten gateways make Westminster an ideal location, Bizwest, 2019
Sources: BizWest Economic Profile & Market Facts, Current U.S. Census Bureau Data, Boulder Area Association of Realtors, IRES MLS for 2017
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