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Best Places To Live In Thornton, CO

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  • Thornton, CO
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 130,511
  • As someone that has experienced the city life of Thornton Colorado for many years I can say it is one of the best places not only to visit but to live and raise a family. It is one of the nicer areas of
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score85
  • Superior, CO
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,928
  • I enjoyed the great scenic mountainscapes while living in Superior Colorado. The city is situated in Boulder County. Superior is close to Boulder Colorado. The scenic community has excellent education
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  • Louisville, CO
  • 11.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 19,972
  • I really loved living in Louisville, Colorado. With virtually no crime, this is one of the safest small cities in Colorado. With a population of approximately twenty-thousand, this is an ideal community
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  • Pine Brook Hill, CO
  • 21.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,091
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  • Tallyn's Reach, Aurora, CO
  • 24.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,259
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  • Cherry Creek, CO
  • 10.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,053
  • Located just outside downtown Denver at the foot of the majestic Rocky Mountains, Cherry Creek, Colorado is an affluent suburb boasting a wide array of cultural activities and family-friendly fun. I love
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  • Bow Mar, CO
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,047
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  • Cherry Hills Village, CO
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,414
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  • South Boulder, Boulder, CO
  • 16.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 16,230
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  • Morrison, CO
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 366
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  • Erie, CO
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,801
  • Living in Erie Colorado was an amazing experience. My family and I lived there for over 5 years. We enjoyed the transparent sense of security and safety that the town provided. The weather there can be
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  • Fairmount, CO
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,484
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  • Columbine Valley, CO
  • 18.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,190
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  • Palo Park, Boulder, CO
  • 19 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,365
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  • Broomfield, CO
  • 7.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 62,449
  • Broomfield is called what it is because Mayberry was already taken... Great city that is only going to get better. I am not a fan of suburbia but if you are going to live in it, Broomfield is as good
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  • Cherry Creek, Denver, CO
  • 10.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,586
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  • Evergreen, CO
  • 25.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,580
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  • North Boulder, Boulder, CO
  • 20.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 11,930
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  • Glendale CDP, CO
  • 11.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 78
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  • Saddle Rock Golf Club, Aurora, CO
  • 23 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,038
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  • Paragon Estates, CO
  • 13.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 892
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  • Gunbarrel, CO
  • 17.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,559
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  • Lodo, Denver, CO
  • 8.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,519
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  • Alamo Placita, Denver, CO
  • 10.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 11,380
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  • Foxfield, CO
  • 21.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 732
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  • Mountain View, CO
  • 7.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 522
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  • Indian Hills, CO
  • 22 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,335
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  • Kittredge, CO
  • 22.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,118
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  • Washington Park, Denver, CO
  • 11.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 14,825
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  • Centennial, CO
  • 19.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 107,862
  • I have lived in nearly a dozen cities around the US and Centennial, CO is one of those cities that I miss. Most of the cities that I have spent my time in were amazing but, this city stands out among
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  • Golden, CO
  • 15.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 20,268
  • You would be hard-pressed to find a more scenic place to live than Golden, Colorado. Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Golden is an amazing place to live for people of all ages. I love
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  • Dacono, CO
  • 13.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,623
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  • Southeast Boulder, Boulder, CO
  • 16.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 20,905
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  • Littleton, CO
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 45,072
  • Friendly people, great spacious neighborhoods with lots of common areas to walk and enjoy the outdoors. Great bike trails and 20 minutes from downtown Denver. Eating out is challenging as there only a
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  • Niwot, CO
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,588
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  • Stapleton, Denver, CO
  • 8.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 19,385
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  • Dakota Ridge, CO
  • 21.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 34,133
  • Living in Dakota Ridge, Colorado is simply wonderful. There are plenty of great areas to see, but the best areas in Dakota Ridge, Colorado are found just outside your door with wonderful views of
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  • Park Villas, Aurora, CO
  • 18.2 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 141
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  • Applewood, CO
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,976
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  • East Boulder, Boulder, CO
  • 17.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,257
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  • Columbine, CO
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,281
  • Columbine Colorado is a small town in the big state of Colorado. It has been made famous from it's high school when the Columbine Shooting happened in 1999. Unfortunately, this is how people view and the
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  • Holly Hills, CO
  • 14.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,684
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  • Seven Hills, CO
  • 22.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 98
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  • Greenwood Village, CO
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,208
  • I experienced an above par lifestyle while living in Greenwood Village Colorado. The city is situated in Arapahoe County. Greenwood Village is a suburb of the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Colorado Metropolitan
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  • Central Boulder, Boulder, CO
  • 19.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 27,096
  • There are homeless people every where, they're literally sleeping in the elevators, stairwells & bike paths.It's expensive & unless you're an ageing hipster it's an absolute joke of a place. I mean, they
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  • Crossroads, Boulder, CO
  • 18.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,095
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  • Central East Denver, Denver, CO
  • 10 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 64,393
  • I lived in Central East Denver for three years after graduating from college. It is one of the classier neighborhoods in Denver, and the housing, although expensive, is high quality. Although it was not
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  • Genesee, CO
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,625
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  • University, Denver, CO
  • 13.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 17,164
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  • Boulder, CO
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 105,420
  • Awesome place to visit or live but you can not trust the local government on any level. Even though its a medium small size town the police kill or murder others and get completely away with it just like
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  • Lafayette, CO
  • 11.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,053
  • Lafayette is a beautiful town in Colorado, northeast of Superior. When you get up towards the Rocky Mountains there are truly some of the most breath-taking towns and the sunsets are worth more than a

Listed above are the best places to live in Thornton, CO for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Thornton, CO, followed by the best places to live near Thornton, CO, sorted by Livability Score.

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