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Thornton Community Living & Real Estate Information in Colorado
Located 10 miles north of Denver, Thornton is home to more than 111,000 residents that enjoy scenic views of the mountains, neighboring cities and valleys. A young city by many standards, Thornton was born in the early 1950s as part of a movement of planned real estate development on the outskirts of Denver. (more)
Today, Thornton is one of the fastest growing suburban real estate communities in the state of Colorado. Residents enjoy affordable real estate, outstanding education and numerous recreational opportunities. Thornton's real estate market offers a variety of single-family homes for sale, as well as affordable condominiums and townhouses. Thornton's city-owned parks system offers more than 60 parks and facilities, including the new state-of-the-art Margaret W. Carpenter Recreation Center and the 18-hole Thorncreek Golf Course.
Many Thornton residents commute to work as the city provides easy access to I-25, Denver International Airport, and the entire Denver metropolitan area. Typical of Denver and its suburbs, Thornton is a haven for the technology industry and many of its major employers are high-tech firms.
Students are served primarily by Adams County School Districts #1 and #12, though students in some areas are served by Mapleton School District #1. Numerous annual events are hosted by the city, including Thornton Annual Festival Days, Thorntonfest and the Thornton Harvest Fest at Community Park. As Thornton looks toward the new millennium, its mission remains to make the city a great place to live and raise a family.
Thornton Real Estate: Prices of Condos & Land
Along with accelerated growth and planned progress, Thornton offers a high quality of life and a diverse real estate market. Thornton real estate developments take full advantage of the panoramic views afforded by the land in Adams County. A wide variety of real estate options are available in Thornton, from single-story brick homes built in the 1950s to the many new brick ranch-style estate houses, contemporary three- and four-bedroom executive homes and large Thornton estate properties on wooded acreage. (more)
Popular Thornton neighborhoods include Brandon Place, Hunters Glen, Lake Avery Estates and the Villages at Riverdale. Thornton's home prices range from the low $100,000s to almost $1 million. Some homes in Adams County feature golf course frontage and access to community facilities such as swimming pools and tennis courts. Townhouses and condominiums in Thornton, CO are also available at Catalina Condos, Courtyards at North Lake and Welby Hills. Prices range from just under $85,000 to $300,000.
Thornton, Colorado Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
Thornton Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of February 8th, 2016: homes priced around $304,975 compared to $284,150 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +7%. For Tuesday, February 9th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.69%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.80%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.09%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.65%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Thornton CO. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Thornton to help you find the best home!