Boulder

Nestled against the iconic Flatirons of the Rocky Mountain foothills.

Welcome to Boulder

 
Nestled against the iconic Flatirons of the Rocky Mountain foothills, Boulder is home to the main campus of the University of Colorado and has long been regarded as a bastion for forward-thinking activists, world-class athletes, and entrepreneurs. Despite enormous growth, Boulder's commitment to open space provides residents who value an active, outdoor life data-style a world-class outdoor playground.
 
Home to several national science institutes, tech companies, and a wide variety of start-ups, most Boulderites subscribe to the "work hard, play hard" attitude. Ecologically conscious, Boulder is the 17th U.S. city making the pledge to be powered by 100 percent renewable energy by 2030.
 
Boulder is home to one of the largest telecommuting workforces in the United States, with about 12 percent of the population occupying a work-from-home career. It is also interesting to note that the largest segment of Boulder's population is made up of the 18 to 24-year-old demographic.
 
Boasting a booming economy, the median household income for the Boulder metro area was $72,009 in 2015, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Boulder stands as one of the most educated cities in Colorado due to 72 percent of its residents having a college level or higher education. This growing city is certainly a one-of-a-kind college town, yet offers much more.
 

Boulder CO Homes & Real Estate

Included below are homes for sale and real estate in Boulder, CO.
 
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Overview for Boulder, CO

104,930 people live in Boulder, where the median age is 28.9 and the average individual income is $52,057. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

104,930

Total Population

28.9 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$52,057

Average individual Income

Around Boulder, CO

There's plenty to do around Boulder, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

70
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
99
Biker's Paradise
Bike Score
43
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Heady Bauer, Pinnacle Physical Therapy & Pilates of Boulder, and Boulder Karate.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Shopping 1.78 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.01 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.59 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.1 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.57 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.36 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Boulder, CO

Boulder has 42,610 households, with an average household size of 2.21. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Boulder do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 104,930 people call Boulder home. The population density is 3,983.59 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

104,930

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

28.9

Median Age

51.49 / 48.51%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
42,610

Total Households

2.21

Average Household Size

$52,057

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Boulder, CO

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Boulder. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Bear Creek Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Columbine Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Flatirons Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
New Vista High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Sacred Heart Of Jesus School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Horizons K-8 School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
4/5
Casey Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Crest View Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
University Hill Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
High Peaks Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Boulder Community School/Integrated Studies
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Eisenhower Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Whittier Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Boulder Prep Charter High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Manhattan Middle School of the Arts and Academics
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Centennial Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Foothill Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Creekside Elementary School at Martin Park
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Community Montessori School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
3/5
Summit Middle Charter School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Tara Performing Arts High School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Boulder Country Day School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Mesa Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Southern Hills Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
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