The Mile High City has blue skies, easy access to amazing skiing and the great outdoors of the Rocky Mountains. Denver has a growing economy in tech, telecom, and medical professions. With its flat landscape, urban Denver is a great city for bikers. The RTD light rail and buses serve downtown and the outlying neighborhoods and there are several express lines to Denver International Airport.
Light rail runs through the heart of downtown’s pedestrian corridor. Five Points is home to many of Denver’s famous microbreweries and has great restaurants. At City Park, you’ll find the zoo, the planetarium, and the Museum of Nature and Science.
Some errands can be accomplished on foot.
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|3||North Capitol Hill||91||82||98|
|12||City Park West||79||57||96|
|25||Washington Park West||67||63||89|
|35||South Park Hill||60||52||76|
|39||Washington Virginia Vale||59||45||77|
|50||College View / South Platte||54||46||61|
|54||Cory - Merrill||54||47||66|
|57||North Park Hill||53||50||79|
|60||Northeast Park Hill||48||49||76|
|71||Harvey Park South||32||40||56|
|77||Gateway / Green Valley Ranch||19||33||52|
Use Walk Score to find a loft or studio in Denver's Five Points if you want to live where there’s lots of nightlife. The RTD serves Golden and Littleton where you can find a single family home with a back yard and a garage walking distance from a light rail station. There are two bedroom apartments in the Central Business District or Capitol Hill in new buildings with gourmet kitchens and luxury condos in high rise buildings with easy access to downtown. Near Union Station, there are cool lofts and large two bedroom apartments in classic brick buildings.
Family-friendly Washington Park has remodeled Craftsman style homes. Park Hill is a little further out and not as walkable, but also has newer townhomes and restored classic houses with hardwood floors and updated kitchens.
There are about 7,569 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Denver.
People in Denver can walk to an average of 0.3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.
A few nearby public transportation options. Find Denver apartments for rent near public transit.
Denver has some public transportation and about 102 bus and 6 light rail lines.
The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Denver on public transit.
Denver has about 57 car shares from RelayRides, Hertz On Demand and WeCar.
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Biking is convenient for most trips.
Bike sharing is available from Denver B-cycle.
Schools in Denver include East High School, Rosedale Elementary School and Asbury Elementary School.
Restaurants & Bars in Denver include Eis Gelato & Cafe, Donut Maker and Baba And Pops Kitchen.
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