Even better than visiting The Mile High City is calling it home- and you won't be alone! Metro Denver has a population of 2.7 million people, with a growth rate that has consistently outpaced the national rate every decade since the 1930s. By 2030, Metro Denver's population is anticipated to increase by nearly 50 percent to almost 3.9 million, with 800,000 new jobs being created. Median household income in the Metro Denver area is 15.6 percent higher than the national median income, and in 2013, Forbes Magazine ranked Denver #6 in the category of “Best Places for Business and Careers.”
Denver is also ranked consistently as one of the healthiest cities in the nation. With regal mountain ranges, hundreds of miles of hiking trails, and world-renowned ski resorts all within a short drive, Denver delivers a quality of life unparalleled elsewhere. Denver is under an hour from some of the best hiking, skiing, camping, rafting and views in the world – and live music, festivals, and a vibrant downtown are there to welcome you back home. Don’t forget the Broncos, Rockies, Nuggets, and Avalanche!