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The Ultimate Guide to Living in Centennial, Colorado Centennial, Colorado Guide

Are you considering moving to Centennial? You have come to the right place! In this article, we will be covering everything you need to know to help you make the decision of whether Centennial, Colorado is a good fit for you or not.

Centennial, Colorado is a large Denver suburb with 110,000 residents. It is located just south of Denver which makes commuting there quick and easy. Centennial is home to many new communities, neighborhoods, and developments, as well as many older ones from the 1960s-1990s.

The Complete Guide to Living in Centennial, Colorado

This is the ultimate guide to understanding if living in or moving to Centennial, Colorado is the right fit for you. We will be covering the following topics in this guide:

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The Top 11 Neighborhoods in Centennial

Centennial is one of Colorado’s largest cities and has dozens of great neighborhoods, communities, and areas to live in. Not sure where to start or which one to choose from? Well, we have made a list of Centennial’s top places to live. Check it out below!

NeighborhoodsMedian Home Price
1. Southglenn $575,000
2. Castlewood $576,000
3. Dream House Acres $528,000
4. Piney Creek $682,500
5. Willow Creek $652,500
6. The Knolls$745,000
7. Walnut Hills $575,000
8. Palos Verdes $700,000
9. Valley Country Club $1,200,000
10. Highlands 460 $750,000
11. Ridgeview Hills South $550,000

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7 Pros and 7 Cons of Living in Centennial

This south-Denver suburb is well on its way to becoming one of the state’s most popular cities to live in. Considering relocating to Centennial? Well, you’ve come to the right place! Dive deep into Centennial’s top pros and cons to determine if living there is the right fit for you!

Pros of Living in Centennial

  1. Great Homes, Neighborhoods, & Communities
  2. Top-Notch School Districts
  3. Great Centralized Location
  4. Bronco’s Training Center & Other Rec Areas
  5. Centennial Airport
  6. Hotspot for Business
  7. Proximity to the Denver Tech Center

Cons of Living in Centennial

  1. High Cost of Living
  2. Very Expensive Housing
  3. Heavy Traffic
  4. Car Dealerships on Every Corner
  5. Consistent Growth & Crowding
  6. Not Many Outdoor Activities
  7. Poor Public Transportation

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Cost of Living in Centennial

Cost of LivingCentennialColoradoUSA
Overall134.5121.1100
Grocery102.5100.7100
Health94.395.8100
Housing200.6166.1100
Median Home Price$587,200$488,600$291,700
Utilities9698.4100
Transportation114.5106.7100

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11 Reasons to Move to Centennial

If you’re on the fence on whether or not living in Centennial is the right move for you, check out our breakdown of reasons to move to Centennial below!

Check out our list of reasons to move to Centennial below.

  1. Well Developed Neighborhoods
  2. Proximity to State Parks
  3. The Best School District
  4. Great Weather Year Round
  5. Hard to Beat Location
  6. Outdoor Activities
  7. The Lifestyle of Residents
  8. Health Care Facilities
  9. The Centennial Airport
  10. Restaurants, Shopping, & Amenities
  11. Top Golf

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15 Things You Need to Know Before Moving to Centennial

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Things to Do in Centennial

Things to Do in Centennial

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