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Westminster
  • Suburb of Denver, CO

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade C+
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade B+
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B minus
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade B+

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Westminster is a suburb of Denver with a population of 115,502. Westminster is in Adams County. Living in Westminster offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Westminster there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Westminster and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Westminster are above average.

About

About Westminster...
Population
115,502

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$467,200
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,732
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    36%
  • Own
    64%
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Westminster Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    205.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    1.8
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    42.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    81.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    397
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,772
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    1,299.1
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    17%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    28%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    21%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

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