What you need to know about Castle Rock, CO

Castle Rock, located less than 30 miles from Denver, is the 10th fastest growing city in America, according to recent U.S Census data (May 2015). The city continues adding amenities to keep pace with this growth, such as the new $22 million-plus, 270-acre Philip S. Miller Park and Miller Activity Center - the largest park project in the town's history. Outdoor recreation lovers can also enjoy numerous other city parks, as well Castlewood Canyon State Park. The area's gorgeous golf courses scored the city a spot on Livability.com's Top 10 Golf Cities list. Castle Rock is also known for excellent shopping, whether for unusual finds at locally owned boutiques in historic downtown or great deals from national retailers at The Outlets at Castle Rock or the brand new Promenade at Castle Rock. Meanwhile, parents and students alike benefit from the top-notch Douglas County School District while the local economy continues to diversify with the addition of more technology and service industries, creating a richer mix of future job opportunities. 

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Arts and Culture in Castle Rock, CO
Castle Rock puts its commitment to the arts on display throughout the city
Castle Rock, CO's Major Downtown Renovation
Reinvigorated downtown lures businesses, developments
Discover Great Recreation Options in Castle Rock, CO
Parks, golf, and trails are just a few of the ways residents stay active.
Fun for All Seasons in Castle Rock, CO
Excellent events, recreation amenities keep residents entertained year round

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Population

51,802
Up by 20.23%
Castle Rock CO
Why Castle Rock, CO is a Great Place to Live
Growing economy, excellent schools, outdoor amenities are just a few of the many reasons Caste Rock is a wonderful place to call home.
Art on the Edge Gallery in Castle Rock, CO
Arts and Culture in Castle Rock, CO
Castle Rock puts its commitment to the arts on display throughout the city

Nearby Cities

Downtown Castle Rock
Castle Rock, CO's Major Downtown Renovation
Reinvigorated downtown lures businesses, developments
Adventist Hospital in Castle Rock, CO
Castle Rock, CO Health Overview
Residents have access to top medical facilities and services

Housing

Homes Owned 75.98%
75.98% Complete
Homes Rented 24.02%
24.02% Complete

Real Estate

In Castle Rock, Colorado


Ready to move to Castle Rock? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Castle Rock.
Castle Rock, CO's Philip S. Miller Regional Park
Discover Great Recreation Options in Castle Rock, CO
Parks, golf, and trails are just a few of the ways residents stay active.

Median Home Price

$283,700
Higher than the state average
Mod Pizza in The Promenade in Castle Rock, Colorado
Economy in Castle Rock, CO
Economic development efforts enhance excellent quality of life with job growth
Students read in the library at Sage Canyon Elementary School in Castle Rock, Colorado.
Schools in Castle Rock, CO
Education options include excellent public schools, private institutions and community college campus

Schools

In Castle Rock, Colorado


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Castle Rock rates.

Median Household Income

$86,563
Higher than the national average

Business

In Castle Rock, Colorado


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Castle Rock.
Castle Rock Starlighting, presented by the Castle Rock Chamber
Fun for All Seasons in Castle Rock, CO
Excellent events, recreation amenities keep residents entertained year round
The Promenade in Castle Rock, Colorado
Castle Rock, CO Business Overview
Fast growth propelled by economic development efforts, retail expansion

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old
Pan-fried chicken at Castle Cafe in Castle Rock, CO
Food Scene in Castle Rock, CO
Castle Rock's food scene serves up exciting ethnic and American fare
The Barn in Castle Rock, CO
Fun Things To Do in Castle Rock, CO
From outdoor activities to shopping to live performances – this city is a fun place to be, for residents and visitors alike.
The Meadows in Castle Rock, CO
Castle Rock, CO Neighborhoods
Castle Rock, CO's breathtaking scenery, along with its close proximity to Denver, makes it a great place to settle down
Red Hawk Ridge Golf Course in Castle Rock, CO
Golf Courses in Castle Rock, CO
Castle Rock, CO has five outstanding golf venues — two public and three private golf courses.

Health

In Castle Rock, Colorado


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Castle Rock.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 47%
47% Complete
Graduated High School 95%
95% Complete
Castle Rock WineFest
Festivals and Events in Castle Rock, CO
Learn more about Castle Rock WineFest, ArtFest, and more.
The Castle Rock Senior Center
Explore the Castle Rock Senior Center
Castle Rock Senior Center will provide rides to any senior citizen in the Castle Rock, CO area.

Castle Rock, CO's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Fall Foliage Cities 2010

More About Castle Rock, CO

Why Castle Rock, CO is a Great Place to Live
Growing economy, excellent schools, outdoor amenities are just a few of the many reasons Caste Rock is a wonderful place to call home.
Arts and Culture in Castle Rock, CO
Castle Rock puts its commitment to the arts on display throughout the city
Castle Rock, CO's Major Downtown Renovation
Reinvigorated downtown lures businesses, developments
Castle Rock, CO Health Overview
Residents have access to top medical facilities and services
Discover Great Recreation Options in Castle Rock, CO
Parks, golf, and trails are just a few of the ways residents stay active.
Economy in Castle Rock, CO
Economic development efforts enhance excellent quality of life with job growth
Schools in Castle Rock, CO
Education options include excellent public schools, private institutions and community college campus
Fun for All Seasons in Castle Rock, CO
Excellent events, recreation amenities keep residents entertained year round
Castle Rock, CO Business Overview
Fast growth propelled by economic development efforts, retail expansion
Food Scene in Castle Rock, CO
Castle Rock's food scene serves up exciting ethnic and American fare
Castle Rock, CO Chamber Focuses on Job Fairs, Wellness and More
Chamber backs economy-boosting programs for 2016
Fun Things To Do in Castle Rock, CO
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Castle Rock, CO Neighborhoods
Castle Rock, CO's breathtaking scenery, along with its close proximity to Denver, makes it a great place to settle down
Golf Courses in Castle Rock, CO
Castle Rock, CO has five outstanding golf venues — two public and three private golf courses.
Festivals and Events in Castle Rock, CO
Learn more about Castle Rock WineFest, ArtFest, and more.
Discover Skateboard Park in Castle Rock, CO
Skateboarding in Castle Rock, CO can be found at Skateboard Park. The park provides fun for all skill levels.
Explore the Castle Rock Senior Center
Castle Rock Senior Center will provide rides to any senior citizen in the Castle Rock, CO area.
Castle Rock, CO's Recreation Opportunites
Known for its spectacular views of the Front Range, Castle Rock, CO is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts
Health Care in Castle Rock, CO
Home to many doctors' offices and clinics, and the Sky Ridge Medical Center.
Food in Castle Rock, CO
Castle Rock, CO provides plenty of delicious cuisine options amid the breathtaking scenery of this foothills city.
Businesses in Castle Rock, CO
Castle Rock, CO is home many diverse businesses, ranging from retail to manufacturing and everything in between.
Theatre of Dreams in Castle Rock, CO
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Outdoor Fun in Castle Rock, CO
Castle Rock, CO has long capitalized on its location in one of the most glorious outdoor recreation spots in the world.
Public Art Program in Castle Rock, CO
Public art is on display at businesses throughout Castle Rock, CO