Arvada, Colorado 

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Population

115,368

29% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.7%

Median Income

$69,550

Avg. Home Price

$405,000

Best Places to Live in Arvada, Colorado

Regional center/Capital city - North central Colorado at the base of the Rocky Mountain Front Range
Pros
-Attractive downtown
-Arts and culture
-Nearby mountains
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Commute times
-Air quality

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What Bert Has To Say About Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Metro Area

Denver is the commercial, financial, industrial, and government center for Colorado and a seven-state region of Rocky Mountain and western Plains states. The city and its surrounding area continue to be one of our favorite large cities, and the list of reasons is large; however, crowding and growth is taking its toll.


QUICK FACTS

City: Arvada
Zip Codes: 80004 80003 80005 80002 80007
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 5280 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Arvada is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Arvada jobs have increased by 1.85%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Arvada's cost of living is 43.10% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Arvada's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Arvada's population is 115,368 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 29.29%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Arvada is $405,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.03%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Arvada public schools spend $9,727 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18 students per teacher in Arvada. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Arvada

It's a good time to buy in Arvada. Home Appreciation is up 7.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Arvada Real Estate.

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Reviews for Arvada   5 Reviews
Too much Growth! - 5/9/2018
I sorely miss the agricultural element that was a big part of Arvada, even up through the 1970s. The climate is beautiful, and Arvada used to have a large population of... Read More

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Arvada, CO - 1/7/2015
Having lived in Arvada, Colorado for seven years, I will say that it is a nice and safe city to live in. The educational system is very good, as is the crime rate. The... Read More

Great schools - 1/6/2015
I work for Jeffco Schools and really have to say I love the school I work for and the schools my kids have attended. There is a lot going on with our new board but I... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN ARVADA, COLORADO
80004 80003 80005 80002 80007
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