Thornton

Embrace the luxury lifestyle in Thornton, CO, where upscale real estate merges with the convenience and vibrancy of suburban Denver living. Thornton offers a wide range of high-end homes, perfect for those seeking elegance and comfort in a dynamic Colorado community.

Thornton, Colorado, located in the northeastern Denver metropolitan area, is a prime destination for luxury home buyers seeking a blend of sophisticated living and suburban convenience. As one of the Denver area's rapidly growing cities, Thornton attracts those looking for upscale real estate options within a community that boasts a high quality of life and easy access to urban amenities.

The luxury homes for sale in Thornton encompass a variety of styles and designs, from contemporary residences with sleek, modern aesthetics to traditional homes that offer warmth and classic elegance. These properties are tailored to meet the expectations of luxury buyers, featuring spacious floor plans, advanced technology, and high-end finishes. Many homes also offer outdoor living spaces and views of the Rocky Mountains, providing a perfect setting for relaxation and entertainment.

Thornton's appeal is enhanced by its vibrant community and recreational offerings. The city is home to numerous parks, golf courses, and open spaces, as well as a network of trails that cater to outdoor enthusiasts of all types. Eastlake Reservoir No. 3 and the Thornton Trail Winds Park and Open Space are just a couple of the local attractions that make outdoor activities easily accessible to residents.

In addition to its recreational amenities, Thornton offers a variety of shopping, dining, and cultural experiences. The city's strategic location means residents have quick access to Denver's bustling downtown, the Denver International Airport, and the broader metropolitan area's entertainment and professional opportunities. This blend of suburban tranquility and urban accessibility makes Thornton an attractive option for those seeking a luxury lifestyle.

Education in Thornton is served by multiple school districts, providing families with a range of educational options from highly rated public schools to private institutions. Thornton, CO, offers an exceptional living experience for those seeking luxury homes in a community that balances suburban charm with the convenience of city life. With its diverse array of high-end properties, commitment to community development, and proximity to Denver, Thornton stands out as a premier location for sophisticated living in the Colorado Front Range.

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Overview for Thornton, CO

140,538 people live in Thornton, where the median age is 33.7 and the average individual income is $35,181. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

140,538

Total Population

33.7 years

Median Age

High

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

$35,181

Average individual Income

Around Thornton, CO

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

57
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
44
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score
26
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Westlake Liquor, JNJ Comic books and games, and Universal Taekwondo.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $ 4.79 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 0.38 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.44 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.12 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.06 miles 19 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.62 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars

Schools in Thornton, CO

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The following schools are within or nearby Thornton. 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
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
York International
PUBLIC
K - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 12th
5/5
Thornton Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
Hunters Glen Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Rocky Top Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Silver Creek Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Stellar Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Mapleton Expeditionary School of the Arts
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
1/5
Welby Community School
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
Clayton Partnership School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
1/5
Meadow Community School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
North Star Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Thornton Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Prairie Hills Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Primrose School Of Thornton
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
Pathways Future Center
PUBLIC
K - 12th
1/5
Mapleton Early College High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
North Valley School for Young Adults
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Woodglen Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
New America School - Thornton
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
West Ridge Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Shadow Ridge Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Skyview Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Riverdale Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Brantner Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
Cherry Drive Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Riverdale Ridge High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Lord Of Life Lutheran School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Rodger Quist Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Eagleview Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5

Demographics and Employment Data for Thornton, CO

Thornton has 47,599 households, with an average household size of 2.94. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Thornton do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 140,538 people call Thornton home. The population density is 3,914.8 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

140,538

Total Population

High

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

33.7

Median Age

50.36 / 49.64%

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
47,599

Total Households

2.94

Average Household Size

$35,181

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

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White Collar:

Commute Time

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

Property Listings

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