Boulder

Community of Endless Adventure.

Welcome To Boulder

Boulder is located at the base of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, at an elevation of 5,430 feet above sea level. Boulder is 25 miles northwest of the Colorado state capitol of Denver. It is home to the main campus of the University of Colorado, the state's largest university. Tucked into a picturesque valley below the iconic Flatirons, Boulder is an incredible place to live, work and play. The city is 27.9 square miles with 72 square miles of open space in and around the city. Boulder, well known for its bicycle culture, has hundreds of miles of bicycle-pedestrian paths, lanes, and routes that interconnect to create a renowned network of bikeways usable year-round. Boulder has 74 bike and pedestrian underpasses that facilitate safer and uninterrupted travel throughout much of the city. The city is one of five communities to have received a "Platinum Bicycle Friendly Community" rating from the League of American Bicyclists. The iconic Pearl Street Mall is full of local restaurants, boutique shops, hotels and street entertainers. Boulder also has a bustling music scene with the Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra, summer concerts in Chautauqua Park and the Boulder Bach Festival.

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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

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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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

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 Farm & Smoke, Temaki Tornado, and Upstart Kombucha.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.19 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.19 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 1.32 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.67 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.64 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.21 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

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