Located just northeast of Denver, Commerce City is place where industry and great quality of life go hand in hand. Having more than doubled in size in just a decade, Commerce City was recently ranked the second fastest growing area in Colorado and the 16th fastest growing city in the country by Forbes
. Thanks to the boom, the city is now home to over 45,000 residents and the Colorado Rapids professional soccer team.
Excellent schools, great parks, and a variety of dining, shopping, and entertainment make Commerce City a great place to raise a family. You’ll find many attractive neighborhoods with residential housing ranging from single-family homes, lofts, and new construction – all within minutes of Denver.
Commerce City has a historic downtown and an Economic Development Division
that’s committed to developing local business and creating jobs. Part of what makes Commerce City such a hub for Denver metro commerce is the oil refinery that produces 90,000 barrels a day.
Commerce City is home to 18 public parks, a 15,000-acre wildlife refuge and a wide variety of recreation activities for people of all ages. The city hosts parades, a Christmas tree lighting and is home to Denver’s biggest fireworks show on the Fourth of July. The fireworks take place in Dick’s Sporting Good Park
, home to Denver’s professional soccer team, the Colorado Rapids.