Colorado Recruiting Zone - Greenwood Village

 

 

Greenwood Village Highlights

  • Incorporated in 1950
  • Greenwood Village ranks #31 for highest income areas in the U.S. with a population of at least 10,000
  • Nationally recognized business parks
  • 72% of residents have a Bachelor’s degree or higher

Demographics

  • Population: 14,587
  • Median Age: 41
  • Land Area: 8.3 square miles
  • County: Arapahoe
     

Environmental Attractions

  • 9% of the area is parks and open space
  • 40 miles of hiking trails
  • 7.1 miles of streams

Fun Facts

  • Though Greenwood Village is now a thriving business center, in the early 1900s its main products were cherry, apricot, apple, plum, and pear trees.

Arts & Culture

  • The Curtis Arts & Humanities Center is a unique setting that serves as the focal point in Greenwood Village’s commitment to the Arts. The Village values the preservation and enhancement of its historic architecture and has established the Curtis Arts & Humanities Center as a visual statement of that philosophy. The Center is a renovated circa 1914 schoolhouse, which in 1931 was expanded to a two-room schoolhouse.

Major Employers

  • Great West Life & Annuity Insurance
  • Centrix Financial LLC
  • Time Warner Telecom Inc.
  • Fascore LLC
  • Centura Health
  • Ciber

Economic Development

  • Offers an environment where a number of neighborhood businesses work alongside Fortune 500 companies in a refreshing and innovative business community focused on economic vitality and success
  • Home to two world-class business parks, including part of the Denver Tech Center, a major business and economic trading center.