Best Neighborhoods in Denver

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At VeryApt we've created guides to help give you a sense of the different neighborhoods that Denver has to offer. Each of our guides is the product of our own research and renter reviews from our platform. If you're overwhelmed with choices, a good place to start is our apartment finder!
Ranked #2 in Best Places to Live by US News, Denver has come a long way since its wild west days. The city’s population has grown into a crowd of easygoing and ambitious fitness fanatics and nature lovers. Nicknamed the “Mile High City” because of its location at the base of the Rocky Mountain Slopes, Denver offers a slew of outdoor pursuits, although its best known for its skiing and snowboarding enthusiasts. Denver has recently experienced a population boom, as many continue to flock to the now thriving city.

Where to Live in Denver

Capitol Hill
Filled with Historic Museums
Revitalizing Lower Downtown
Athmar Park Traditional Suburb Living
Auraria Mining to a Wholesome Town
Aurora Highly Regarded Suburb Outside of Denver
Broomfield Nestled between Boulder and Denver
Cherry Creek A Crossover of Downtown and the Suburbs
College View Right by College
Congress Park A Suburban Lifestyle With City Amenities
East Denver Historic and Natural Area Outside of Downtown Denver Hubbub
Englewood Lively Residential Area South of Downtown Denver
Five Points Making a Comeback
Highland Historic but With the Times
Lakewood Engaged Colorado Community with Impeccable Views of the Rocky Mountains
Lincoln Park From the 1850's
North Capitol Hill Diverse Uptown
Southeast Denver Convenient Living South of The University of Denver
Speer Youthful Community Full of Beautiful Spaces and Exciting Places
University Hills Quick Commute to School
University Park High-End Residential Area Near the University of Denver
Valverde Green Valley
Virginia Village Renowned Small Town
Washington Park One of the Best Neighborhoods to Raise a Family in Denver
Wellshire Residential Extension of University Park