Welcome to Broomfield
Friendly suburban Colorado town
Broomfield is a small town in Broomfield County with miles of scenic mountainous views and open space. Known for its proximity to the beautiful Rocky Mountains and having tons of trails for hiking and biking, Broomfield is a small suburban town away from the hustle and bustle that’s a great place to raise a family.
Broomfield offers residents more than just the Rock Mountains and trails—there are water areas that allow fishing, parks that provide room for recreational and athletic activities, concert halls, and shopping malls. Due to its location near the mountain range, residents enjoy moderate to warm weather in the summer months, while the other months range from cool to cold.
The 33.55 square-mile city, spacious and perfect for those seeking a town that radiates a sense of community, has homes and properties that’ll accommodate your unique and personal preferences. Houses range in styles, from mi-century aesthetics to sleek and modern, and are listed from starting prices around $450k and vary to as high as $3 million.
What to Love
- Suburban area
- Hiking trails, fishing, and parks
- Community-oriented and friendly
People & Lifestyle
Broomfield is a primarily quiet town that's perfect for those seeking an escape from the urban metropolis city areas like Denver and college towns like Boulder. The area offers various outdoor amenities and landscapes for residents to relax near. The town welcomes all those who wish to live here: residents tend to be families with children, retirees, the elderly, and those who prefer a quieter, peaceful area.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
The city may seem small relative to other Colorado cities, but there’s plenty of fun here in Broomfield! Whether you’re out with some friends or the family, here you’ll find a variety of shops, eateries, and areas to socialize.
Spend the day walking, talking, and shopping at the popular Flatirons Mall
. Here you’ll find all your typical mall-specific stores, like Macy’s, William-Sonoma, Gamestop, and more. There’s also an AMC theater
in the same plaza for those seeking Hollywood’s latest films. Broomfield Town Center
and Broomfield Plaza
offer shopping and eating experiences with a slight downtown feeling, as they’re all within walking distance from each other.
Enjoy artisanal cuisines at seasonal contemporary American restaurant Hickory & Ash
. Dine in and feel the dazzling and warming ambiance that it has to offer. If you prefer something cheesy, visit Proto’s Pizzeria
. Their motto is “You don’t need to be Italian to make good pizza, but it helps,” so you can expect the pizza parlor to be the best in all of Broomfield. Enjoy a night out with friends and experience a wide selection of excellent locally-brewed beers at the Rails End Beer Company
. For other highly-rated restaurants in Broomfield, consider checking out Scalzotto’s Italian Restaurant
, The Burns Pub & Restaurant
, and Roots
Things to Do
Broomfield residents make the most out of their days at local recreational parks, wandering along trails, in the mountains, and various other outdoor activities under the Colorado sun.
Each year from September 19th to September 26th, Broomfield hosts local favorite Broomfield Days Festivals
. Here you’ll get to experience a vintage car show, dozens of food vendors, and even a dog show. On July 4th, the city hosts The Great American Picnic
, where neighbors come together, socialize, have great food, and enjoy a firework show. Visit the 1st Bank Center
and experience live entertainment ranging from concerts to wrestling.
A popular park that residents love to enjoy year-round would be Broomfield Commons Open Space
. Here you'll find it's a great place to take your family for walks, tread down some paths on a bike, enjoy some lunch and have a picnic. If you’d like to play an 18-hole course with a scenic mountain backdrop, take your clubs to Broadlands Golf Course
. When the weather gets a bit warmer, head down some water slides at the local Bay Aquatic Park
The Broomfield school systems includes the Boulder Valley School District and the Adams 12 Five Star School District. Some popular schools are:
- Coyote Ridge Elementary School, K-5
- Westlake Middle School, 6-8
- Legacy High School, 9-12
- Meridian Elementary
- Aspen Creek K-8
- Thunder Vista K-8
- Kohl Elementary
- Emerald Elementary
- Mountain View Elementary
- Centennial Elementary
- Broomfield Heights Middle School, 6-8
- Broomfield High School, 9-12