Thursday, March 13, 2008

Denver CO Retirement

Denver is known as the "Mile High City" for it's high elevation near Colorado's spectacular Rocky Mountains. Denver is located in Colorado's "Denver" Travel region.

Retirement Communities in Denver (not a comprehensive listing):
Heritage Club of Denver
Porter Place Retirement
Dayton Place Retirement Community
Top Rock LLC
Allied Jewish Apartments
Lakewood Estates Retirement (303) 239-0740
Argyle Park Square

Population: 555,000 people live in Denver.

Weather: Dry, sunny, moderate winters, warm summers. Rainfall average is 15 inches, snowfall 55 inches.

Cost of Living: Moderate

Housing Costs: Denver's Median home price is $240,000 has more detail for home prices in Colorado also has good housing data for Denver

Colorado Taxes:

Transportation: Denver Regional Transportation

Universities and Colleges:

University of Denver
Johnson & Wales University
Art Institute of Colorado
Colorado Christian University
Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design
University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center
Westwood College

Health care:
Denver Health and Hospital Authority
Healthone: Presbyterian-Saint Luke's Medical Center
Rose Medical Center
Porter Adventist Hospital
St Anthony Hospital
Centura Health Hospitals: Centura Home Care & Hospice
National Jewish Medical and Research Center
Exempla St Joseph Hospital
University of Colorado Hospital

Travel and tourism: is Denver's official Visitor Bureau Website, and offers extensive information about this dynamic region. Check out the following categories at the site for more information:

Art Galleries and Antiques
Performing Arts
Casinos & Gaming
Rail Transportation
Children's Attractions
Seasonal Events
Colorado CVBs/Chambers of Commerce
Specialty Tours and Attractions
Denver Cultural Resources
Sports, Music and Event Venues
Denver Metro
Sports, Professional
Guided Tours
Winery/Brewery Tours
Official Visitor Information Centers

1 comment:

Susan Snipes said...

Also, wanted to add another retirement community to your near Denver list: The Academy

It's a wonderful community in Boulder. Small, intimate setting, great food, beautiful residences, staff is great.