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2022 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver

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  1. #1 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    North Park Hill

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says North Park Hill is a great place to raise a family, with lots of good options for school, good diversity, and a lot of pride of ownership in the homes. It feels safe to walk at night, and people in....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 11,713,

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  2. #2 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    South Park Hill

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    12 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says GREAT area of the city if you want a larger lot. Neighborhood has great proximity to everything including an easier commute to Boulder. Most homes if not refreshed already have investment....

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 9,501,

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  3. #3 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Wellshire

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says The best of all worlds. Close to the city. Cool houses that people are fixing up constantly. Decent-sized yards (for a major city, certainly). One of the highest rated elementary/middle schools in....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 3,495,

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  4. #4 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Stapleton

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    43 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Stapleton is a newer community in Denver. It does not have the character of the inner city neighborhoods yet, although every year as the trees get bigger and the restaurants and shops multiply, it....

    Read 43 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 27,167,

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  5. #5 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Washington Park

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says Having lived in Washington Park for most of my life, this is an excellent neighborhood. The park itself is a great place to walk, run, bike, and play frisbee in the grassy areas. The small Gaylord....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 7,550,

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  6. #6 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Country Club

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 3,169,

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  7. #7 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Congress Park

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    34 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I like that Congress Park is a young, family-friendly neighborhood that feels safe and almost all of my neighbors are friendly. It is a mix of renters and homeowners. It is a great location if you....

    Read 34 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 11,382,

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  8. #8 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Cory - Merrill

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 4,150,

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  9. #9 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Indian Creek

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Well kept neighborhood filled mostly with town houses. Neighbors are very friendly with many being retired. Cherry Creek and high line trails are on the edge of the community. Neighborhood seems. To....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 4,354,

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  10. #10 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    City Park

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    8 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I wish there were more side walks or that the street were not mounded. Walking around is kind of dangerous and bad on my joints..

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 3,350,

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  11. #11 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Skyland

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 3,486,

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  12. #12 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    University

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    17 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Walkable, bikable neighborhood with great people. Great local restaurants and bars without crossing a single major road. A supermarket (Safeway) you can walk or bike to without crossing a single...Less than a 10 minute drive from the huge shopping district in Sheridan. Five miles from downtown. Convenient to I-25 (University Blvd. or Downing St.), Santa Fe (85) and Hampen Ave (285). Good....

    Read 17 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 9,945,

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  13. #13 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Belcaro

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    7 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Read 7 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 4,237,

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  14. #14 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Lowry Field

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    30 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Excellent place to live. A real sense of community and comradery... Family and outdoors oriented with a strong sense of place and purpose.

    Read 30 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 10,776,

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  15. #15 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    University Park

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    18 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Great places to run and be outside. Lots of affordable, unique private business. Generally safe. Near to Denver for good night life, but far enough that you don't feel like your in the City..

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 8,121,

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  16. #16 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Montclair

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 6,541,

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  17. #17 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Platt Park

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    17 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Platt Park is an active and close-knit community surrounded by small businesses, great conveniences, and parks. Platt Park provides something for everyone from bars and boutiques to restaurants and....

    Read 17 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 6,383,

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  18. #18 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Cherry Creek

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Cherry creek is a great community and business hub outside of downtown Denver. I just recently moved into Cherry Creek. The restaurants and shops are very high end but incredibly expensive. There is....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 6,974,

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  19. #19 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Hilltop

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Hilltop Beautiful Denver Neighborhood!When purchasing a home here don't be fooled by other surrounding areas that say they are in the Hilltop Neighborhood Check Denver City Neighborhood Maps.

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 7,765,

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  20. #20 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Hale

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Nice up and coming neighborhood. Has some good hidden places to eat and drink. When redevelopment of university hospital is finished the area will really be booming..

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 8,129,

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  21. #21 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Washington Park West

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says I like living in the area, it is a good place to grow up in. This is probably my third favorite place to live, although I've only visited the other two places..

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 7,645,

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  22. #22 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    City Park West

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Visitor says When I was going to the University of the Rockies in Denver, Colorado I visited this area. It was beautiful and entertaining, the downtown was safe and clean while the people were friendly and....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 5,198,

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  23. #23 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Capitol Hill

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    28 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says The location and architectural charm of this neighborhood is superb! I've lived in Cap Hill for over a year now and was able to get rid of my car as soon as I moved here. A twenty minute walk or less....

    Read 28 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 15,849,

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  24. #24 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Southmoor Park

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says This neighborhood has everything— access to downtown via light rail, restaurants including Belleview Station, Bagel Deli, and more. Lots of families, club pool, etc. Surrounded by three parks, and 10Minutes to anywhere in the city! Southmoor and Hampden South are fantastic..

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 5,927,

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  25. #25 Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver.

    Highland

    Neighborhood in Denver, CO,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 10,359,

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