The total population estimate for Thornton at the end of the first quarter 2010 is 121,028. Thornton spans approximately 27.2 square miles in size. The community’s location, 10 miles north of downtown Denver and adjacent to Interstate 25, provides easy access to various transportation routes. It is a short drive to Denver International Airport (DIA) as well.
Thornton residents boast a storng focus on quality of life, as well as business development and economic growth. Residents enjoy 81 city parks and nearly 2,000 acres of parks and open space. There are over 80 miles of trails throughout the city. Thornton has several recreational facilities like the Margaret Carpenter Recreation Center. Thornton has several golf courses for golfers like Thorncreek Golf Course, Heritage Todd Creek Golf Club, and Riverdale Knolls Golf Course.
There are eight major universities and colleges located within a 45 mile radius of the community. These include the Universities of Colorado at Boulder and Denver, University of Denver, Metropolitan State College, University of Northern Colorado, Colorado State University, Colorado School of Mines, and Regis University. Thornton is served primarily by two school districts encompassing four high schools, five middle schools and fourteen elementary schools.
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