Superior

Superior is twenty miles from Denver and less than ten miles from Boulder.

Welcome to Superior

Get to know Superior CO!

Ranked as one of Colorado's "Best Places to Live," the small town of Superior is tucked between Denver and Boulder. Located in Boulder County, Superior is twenty miles from Denver and less than ten miles from Boulder.
 
The notorious Boulder Flatirons stand as a permanent backdrop to the outstanding community. Outdoor enthusiasts flock to Superior for its vast open space, various biking and hiking trails, and of course the close proximity to the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. The area has 594 acres of park space, green space, and open space, with 27 miles of trails. Named after the "superior" type of coal the town produced in the 1800s, Superior has a rich history since it was founded in 1896. Superior has two highly ranked public schools and multiple private schools to choose from in the area.
 
While there are various chain restaurants and clothing stores to choose from, the town acts as a big neighborhood, frequenting the privately owned shops and eateries available throughout the community. Unlike being a suburb of Boulder or Denver, like you might assume, Superior has everything you would need within its own city limits. If you are commuting or just need a ride to the nearby Denver International Airport, Superior is well-served by Local, Express, and Regional transit routes operated by RTD.

Superior CO Homes and Real Estate

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

13,283 people live in Superior, where the median age is 36.8 and the average individual income is $56,521. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

13,283

Total Population

36.8 years

Median Age

High

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

$56,521

Average individual Income

Around Superior, CO

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

20
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
56
Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Go Green Gourmet, MECO Coffee Collective, and Aero-Cruise Balloon Adventures.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.73 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.56 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.17 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.44 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 3.8 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 3.39 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Superior, CO

Superior has 4,668 households, with an average household size of 2.85. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Superior do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 13,283 people call Superior home. The population density is 3,377.06 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

13,283

Total Population

High

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

36.8

Median Age

50.33 / 49.67%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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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
4,668

Total Households

2.85

Average Household Size

$56,521

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Marital Status

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Single
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Commute Time

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

Schools in Superior, CO

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The following schools are within or nearby Superior. 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
Superior Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
4/5
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