Englewood is a medium-sized city located in the state of Colorado. The city has a population of 32,523 residents. In Englewood, there are 4,964 people per square mile, which is well above the national population density average. The majority of Englewood residents report their race to be White; this is followed by Black and Asian.
Whether you’re moving to a new city to be closer to family, friends or for a new job, living in Englewood could be a positive experience compared to other cities in Colorado if you know where to search. To help you find the best places to live in and around Englewood, AreaVibes has created a livability score using key metrics like cost of living, weather, employment, housing and more.
Englewood has a livability score of 65 out of 100 and is ranked #217 in Colorado and #17,973 in the USA. For each of the livability categories, we can establish that Englewood ranks very well for amenities (A+). There are some categories that Englewood does not rank well for, including: crime (D), cost of living (D-) and education (F). It might be worth taking a closer look to figure out why.
Based on the proximity of local amenities like grocery stores, restaurants, coffee shops, parks, librairies, etc., Englewood has received a higher than average score for its local amenities. If you’re planning on relocating and making this area your permanent home, it’s nice to know that there is an ample amount of amenities and things to do within walking distance or a short drive. Here are some of the more popular things to do in Englewood: Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre, Museum of Outdoor Arts, and Inverness Golf Course.
Assuming that Englewood meets all of your requirements, the next most important item to examine is the affordability of real estate in Englewood. Everything else becomes a lot less important if it turns out that home prices in Englewood are simply unattainable. The median home price for Englewood homes is $238,400, which is 9.9% lower than the Colorado average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Englewood, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 4.8, which is 14.3% higher than the Colorado average. Year over year appreciation rates for homes in the Englewood area were 9.4% and the 5 year appreciation rates came in at 12.6%. Why is this important? Knowing the appreciation rates for any area is a quick and easy way to determine if you will see a solid return on your investment.
|Average one way commute||26min||25min||26min|
|Workers who drive to work||77.0%||75.2%||76.4%|
|Workers who carpool||6.9%||9.3%||9.3%|
|Workers who take public transit||7.3%||3.1%||5.1%|
|Workers who bicycle||1.2%||1.3%||0.6%|
|Workers who walk||3.0%||3.0%||2.8%|
|Working from home||3.9%||7.0%||4.6%|