Broomfield Colorado is located in a beautiful part of the state and has a lot to offer potential residents. If you want to be close to all that Denver and Boulder have to offer but do not want to live in the city, this could be a great place for you. In Broomfield, you’re only 25 minutes away from either one, which gives you a lot of options. Broomfield is one of the most eclectic cities in Colorado and has a wealth of activities and places to visit.
Broomfield is close to the big city, but it has more of a small-town feel to it. The population of Broomfield is a little over 50,000 people and most of the people there are very friendly. Just taking a walk in the downtown area will make you feel right at home. Broomfield is home to a semi-pro hockey team and a basketball team in the NBA Developmental League. These give you some affordable entertainment options while still watching some great athletes. Of course, you are also right down the road from watching the Colorado Rockies, Denver Nuggets, and Denver Broncos as well. If you like sports, you will be right at home in the Broomfield area.
Broomfield is also home to great shopping and things to do. The Flatiron Shopping Center is a great place to hang out and check out some great stores. The Broomfield Recreation center has a lot of activities and things for active people to do. They have a climbing wall, indoor pool, gym, indoor “Lazy River” and a ton of other things to occupy you and your family. If you enjoy activity, this is definitely the place for you. There are malls, theaters, bars, gyms, and a host of other businesses in the area designed to help you relax. As if the amazing mountain scenery wasn’t enough, they also have something to entertain you every time you turn around.
The history of Broomfield is very rich and has a lot of interesting characters. Broomfield got its start as the result of the railroad coming through the area. Adolf Zang created a train stop there and the people started to follow. The Broomfield Turnpike made the area experience some nice growth as well. Broomfield has always been full of great people and an abundance of natural beauty to enjoy.
While the population is not huge, there will usually be several houses on the market in Broomfield at any given time. The median home price for a detached house in Broomfield is $264,000. This means that the housing is much more affordable than in Boulder or in Denver. You can get a little bit more house for the money just by moving a few minutes away from the city.
Regardless of what you are looking for in a city, there is a good chance that Broomfield has it. This could potentially be a great place to call home for you and your family.
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