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Westminster, Colorado, 80023
Studio/1 BedroomUp to $1,485
2 BedroomsUp to $1,860
3 Bedrooms$1,785 - $2,130
Westminster, Colorado, 80234
1 Bedroom$850 - $995
2 Bedrooms$1,155 - $1,305
Westminster, Colorado, 80031
1 Bedroom$880 - $1,225
2 Bedrooms$1,000 - $1,545
Westminster, Colorado, 80260
1 Bedroom$740 - $765
2 Bedrooms$860 - $885
3 Bedrooms$1,055 - $1,080
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If you are a family and need a roomy apartment in Westminster there are a variety of choices - among Westminster's beautiful and far flung neighborhoods you will find the most suitable apartment for you and your family. You can easily find family friendly apartments in Westminster using MyNewPlace and searching for apartment amenities like a public transit station nearby.
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Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 3.7% 6.9% -3.2% $10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 5.0% -2.4% $15,000 to $19,999 2.9% 5.2% -2.3% $20,000 to $24,999 4.4% 6.0% -1.6% $25,000 to $29,999 5.2% 6.2% -1.0% $30,000 to $34,999 5.6% 6.4% -0.8% $35,000 to $39,999 5.3% 6.0% -0.7% $40,000 to $44,999 5.9% 5.9% +0.0% $45,000 to $49,999 5.9% 5.1% +0.8% $50,000 to $59,999 12.2% 9.8% +2.4% $60,000 to $74,999 14.4% 11.4% +3.0% $75,000 to $99,999 16.0% 11.9% +4.1% $100,000 to $124,999 8.0% 6.1% +1.9% $125,000 to $149,999 3.2% 3.0% +0.2% $150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 2.6% +0.1% $200,000 or more 1.8% 2.6% -0.8%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 4.2% 4.9% -0.7% 10.0% to 14.9% 10.0% 10.3% -0.3% 15.0% to 19.9% 19.4% 14.7% +4.7% 20.0% to 24.9% 16.2% 14.1% +2.1% 25.0% to 29.9% 13.3% 12.1% +1.2% 30.0% to 34.9% 9.0% 8.3% +0.7% 35.0% to 39.9% 4.7% 5.7% -1.0% 40.0% to 49.9% 7.0% 7.2% -0.2% 50.0% or more 13.9% 17.4% -3.5% Not computed 2.2% 5.2% -3.0%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 16.0% 16.2% -0.2% 25 to 34 years 35.1% 30.7% +4.4% 35 to 44 years 22.0% 22.1% -0.1% 45 to 54 years 12.9% 14.3% -1.4% 55 to 64 years 5.2% 6.5% -1.3% 65 to 74 years 3.8% 4.4% -0.6% 75 to 84 years 3.4% 3.9% -0.5% 85 years and over 1.6% 2.0% -0.4%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 33.5% 37.8% -4.3% 30 to 44 minutes 33.6% 26.3% +7.3% 45 to 59 minutes 14.0% 13.3% +0.7% 60 or more minutes 18.9% 22.6% -3.7%
Source: 2000 Census
Westminster is a northwest suburb of Denver and has a population of approximately106,000 people. Settled originally during the Gold Rush, Westminster today is a great Denver suburb with heavy emphasis on open space and recreation. When looking for your Westminster apartment, know that there is bus service to Denver and a rail link is in the works, but it is primarily a car centric area.
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Westminster maintains miles and miles of trails which are great for running, biking and hiking. Most of these trails connect to the many lakes and ponds in the region making it an outdoor enthusiast's paradise. The Butterfly and Insect Pavilion is wonderful for adults or children. It's where you can see huge cages of butterflies, spiders and even some rare specimen all living in a natural environment. There are any number of nearby cultural centers plus all the world class venues nine miles away in Denver.Westminster is best for a high quality of lifestyle with an emphasis on the outdoors.
Once in your Westminster apartment, you'll want to work on finding some good restaurants. There are any number of chain places some of which are very good, and you'll also find plenty of locally owned establishments. If you like steaks, the Saltgrass Steakhouse is a favorite chain style place, but the steaks are cooked perfectly and they've got key lime pie. A definite plus! Yak and Yeti is well-known for its Indian style food and Lucero's is a fine example of local Mexican food. Bova's is a locally owned Italian place where you can always count on the freshest of foods. Jim's Burger Heaven is the local diner. It has vinyl seats so it even looks right, and you can get out of there with plenty to eat for little money.
At night, there's a range of bars for you to try out. Your Westminster apartment won't be too far from a neighborhood type pub, but until you're settled, here are some places to start. The Exchange Tavern is a very friendly place, laid back and has live music some weekends. Lodo's is a sports bar and grill that everyone in town seems to know and to like. A good sign! The Glenn is a little more upscale but also a good pub with some sports stuff too. You won't be bored at night in Westminster even if it sounds quiet.
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Westminster Apartment Rental TrendsApartments in Westminster have competitive rents so be sure to use our apartment finder to get the best deal. In February the average rent for a 1 Bedroom Westminster apartment cost $866. If you need a roommate, try finding a 2 bedroom apartment rental. An average 2 bedroom Westminster apartment was $1,027 in February. The average apartment rent for a 3 bedroom apartment in February was $1,129. Start your apartment search by checking out some of the Westminster rentals listed below.
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What kinds of outdoor activities are either in or around Westminster?
Westminster, Colorado is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts, celebrated for its impressive trail and open space system. The ten-mile Big Dry Creek Trail connects the city to nearby scenic Standley Lake. Other trails run along Germers High Line Canal, Walnut Creek, and Little Dry Creek, where residents can walk, jog, run, bike, and view the local natural wildlife. Standley Lake Regional Park offers visitors a beautiful natural sanctuary for boating, camping, hiking, and fishing. Westminster is also home to its own golf courses, including Legacy Ridge and Heritage Golf Course.
Does Westminster have a downtown area where a lot of people walk around?
Yes, Westminster's Orchard Town Center is a pedestrian's haven with shops ranging from department stores to specialty stores, and eateries ranging from casual restaurant chains to fine dining locales. Stroll (or ride the trackless Orchard Express Train!) around the center and shop to your heart's content at such stores as Macy's, Sunglass Hut, Ross, and even Staples. Enjoy dinner and a cocktail at one of Orchard Town's restaurants, including Crepes de Paris, Orchard Wine and Cheese, Asti D'Italia, and Rock Bottom Brewery. Top off your evening with some Haagen-Dazs ice cream and a flick at the center's movie theater.
What's the weather like in Westminster?
Westminster's climate is dry with low humidity levels and plenty of sunshine. Westminster is warm during summer when temperatures tend to be in the 70s and cold during winter when temperatures tend to be in the 30s. With an average maximum temperature of nearly 88 degrees Fahrenheit, the warmest month of the year is July. The coldest month of the year, on the other hand, is January with an average minimum temperature of about 16 degrees Fahrenheit. Precipitation, which is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year, amounts to about 13 inches annually.
Do most people in Westminster rely on public transportation?
Not right now. Westminster is connected to other cities and towns in the Denver area by the Denver Regional Transportation District (RTD). This bus service, however, is best used for intracity transportation, because there is only one stop in Westminster. Therefore, most people in Westminster get around by car. RTD does plan on expanding the current public transit system, but for now the bus routes are limited and won't serve as a viable method of getting around town.
Is Westminster a family friendly town?
Based on safety and quality of education, Westminster is not a very family-friendly town. With a crime rate of 36 per 1,000 residents, Westminster's is near the average for all other communities of similar size. As far as education is concerned, public education is primarily provided by the Westminster School District. Comprising 24 schools serving nearly 10,000 students, this district was rated better than only 8.7 percent of school districts in Colorado and 21.2 percent of school districts in the country.
What do people in Westminster do as far as outdoor recreation?
With its location in the Rocky Mountains, an area rife not only with peaks and crags but also many lakes, Westminster residents shall not want for outdoor opportunities. Hiking and mountain biking trails abound in the area. Ample lakes and rivers offer fishing, swimming, kayaking, and rafting. In the snowy winter months, these activities turn into both downhill and cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, sledding, and ice skating.