Living in Thornton Colorado

If you are considering a relocation to the northern suburbs of Denver, the city of Thornton, Colorado should be at the top of your list. Since 2000, the population of Thornton has increased an astounding 142%! Keep reading to learn some of the reasons why so many are deciding that living in Thornton CO is the best option for them. Or you can skip down to our comprehensive and up-to-the-minute list of homes for sale in Thornton.

Why is Thornton a Popular Relocation Destination?

The combination of home affordability, short commute time to either Boulder or Denver, and local character has made Thornton an unbeatable option for individuals and families moving to the metro area over the past 15 years. The stats tell a big part of the story. In Thornton…Median Home Price: $288,800 (well below the metro area average), 30-year fixed mortgage rates: 3.6%, Average home value appreciation (last ten years): 15%, Median resident age: 32 years old, Average commute time: 30 minutes. With the Denver housing market exploding over the past few years, the average home price in Thornton has started to look more and more appealing to a lot of Colorado home shoppers. The numbers reflect that Thornton is a community where many savvy home buyers have chosen to put down roots, save some money and watch their investment mature. The cost of living in Thornton CO is 17% above the national average, but it’s much more affordable than other metro area communities like Denver, Aurora, Boulder, and Lakewood.

Thornton Schools

Thornton schools are managed by the Adams 12 Five Star Schools district. As a whole, the area gets a 5 out of 10 rating, putting it right around the national average. However, there are several neighborhoods with above average rated elementary schools. To learn more about where the best schools are located and the best neighborhoods in Thornton, contact Cindy Belhumeur, Owner and Managing Broker of the Home Source Group. Cindy is an Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR), making her uniquely qualified to find and negotiate the best possible price for your next home.

Start Your Home Search Right Now by Browsing the Latest Homes For Sale in Thornton:

New To Site
MLS# 6968506
2010 W 101st Avenue
Thornton, CO 80260
3 BR | 3 BA | 1,474 Sqft | Residential
RE/MAX Professionals
New To Site
MLS# 9122763
3090 E 143rd Place
Thornton, CO 80602
4 BR | 3 BA | 4,394 Sqft | Residential
PRIME LOCATION , Beautiful 4 bedroom, 4 bath, Study with 3 car Tandem Garage, Gourmet Kitchen , BRAND NEW CARPET , NEW PAINT INSIDE, JUST REFINISHED HARDWOOD FLOORS and #xD; and #xA;5 mins Drive to I 25, Orchard Mall, Premium outlet (more...)
HomeSmart Cherry Creek
New To Site
MLS# 3430506
4244 E 131st Place
Thornton, CO 80241
3 BR | 3 BA | 3,007 Sqft | Residential
This home was the grande dame in it's day! Professionally decorated and well-cared for by the owner for more than 20 years. It's ready for your style now! Located in the popular Country Hills neighborhood, the home has great potential. 3 B (more...)
Licher Real Estate Group
New To Site
MLS# 1741877
1131 E 88th Avenue
Thornton, CO 80229
3 BR | 2 BA | 1,176 Sqft | Residential
Updated 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom ranch home. Newer carpet and vinyl hardwood. Granite countertops in kitchen.
American Home Agents
New To Site
MLS# 8177106
2648 Devonshire Court
Thornton, CO 80229
2 BR | 3 BA | 1,116 Sqft | Residential
Buy This Home and We'll Buy Yours! * Welcome to Devonshire Court. This maintenance free townhome is located near 88th and I-25. This home is in magnificent condition and is 100% ready for you to move in and enjoy. The main level is per (more...)
Watson Realty Group
New To Site
MLS# 8842084
9609 Albion Lane
Thornton, CO 80229
4 BR | 3 BA | 2,051 Sqft | Residential
Beautiful Newer Richmond American Home Built in 2018 in highly-desired River Valley Subdivision! Conveniently located near New Light Rail RTD N-Line, park and ride, bus, dining, shopping, and schools! Quick, easy central access to (more...)
New To Site
MLS# 8142335
7704 E 158th Place
Thornton, CO 80602
5 BR | 4 BA | 2,716 Sqft | Residential
Welcome Home! This home will be ready in Fall of 2020. This home is a beautiful and spacious 2 story with a main level bedroom. Open concept living allows for entertaining guests. Retreat upstairs to enjoy a cozy loft, large bedroom 1 with (more...)
D.R. Horton Realty, LLC
New To Site
MLS# 8240043
13035 Ash Street
Thornton, CO 80241
4 BR | 4 BA | 2,209 Sqft | Residential
Don't miss this opportunity to own a modernly updated home in the highly desirable County Hills neighborhood! This 4 bed 4 bath home has been beautifully updated and will not disappoint! Out front you will see the lovely new front porch mad (more...)
HomeSmart Cherry Creek
New To Site
MLS# 2890497
7604 E 158th Place
Thornton, CO 80602
4 BR | 3 BA | 2,525 Sqft | Residential
Welcome Home! This home will be ready in Fall of 2020. This home is a beautiful and spacious 2 story with a main level study. Retreat upstairs to enjoy a loft, large bedroom 1 with expansive walk-in closet plus 3 additional bedrooms. You'l (more...)
D.R. Horton Realty, LLC
New To Site
MLS# 9984305
12787 Ulster Street
Thornton, CO 80602
2 BR | 2 BA | 896 Sqft | Residential
Wee-Cottage is a series of new low-maintenance, single family homes with the signature thoughtfulness and excellence that define Boulder Creek Neighborhoods- in a smaller, more attainable package. Thornton is a sought after neighborhood t (more...)
WK Real Estate
New To Site
MLS# 7254998
9291 Vine Street
Thornton, CO 80229
3 BR | 2 BA | 1,176 Sqft | Residential
Beautiful remodel with no expense spared! Classic Brick ranch with an open floor-plan. Huge skylights provide ton and #x2019;s of Natural Light. New Kitchen, Appliances, Heating, AC, and Sewer Line.
Manley Real Estate LLC
New To Site
MLS# 5052532
13856 Spruce Street
Thornton, CO 80602
6 BR | 5 BA | 4,637 Sqft | Residential
Beautiful home that is ready to move into, Front faces the Large City of Thornton Park and has plenty of views while you sit on the front porch area, nicely upgraded throughout with high end finishes, Gourmet kitchen just waiting for you (more...)
HomeSmart Cherry Creek
New To Site
MLS# 6677188
12206 Elm Way
Thornton, CO 80241
3 BR | 2 BA | 1,792 Sqft | Residential
Incredible opportunity in sought after Thornton! Come check out this delightful property for your first time home buyers or investors! The list of upgrades goes on and on! New siding, new carpet, new a / c, new furnace, updated sprinkle (more...)
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices IRE Denver
New To Site
MLS# 7453105
2589 E 131st Place
Thornton, CO 80241
3 BR | 3 BA | 2,741 Sqft | Residential
Don't miss this 3 Bed 3 Bath home with an open floor plan located in the highly desirable Signal Creek Subdivision! This home is tastefully finished with updated hardwood floors on the main level, upgraded lighting and neutral paint. Very (more...)
Open House Aug 9th
MLS# 5920761
4143 E 129th Circle
Thornton, CO 80241
3 BR | 3 BA | 1,998 Sqft | Residential
Super cute 3 bed / 3bath home on cul de sac backing to open space. This home has been updated top to bottom and includes ALL appliances, even washer dryer. As you walk in the floors and front living area will take your breath away, then y (more...)
Keller Williams Realty LLC
New To Site
MLS# 6288902
12565 Eudora Street
Thornton, CO 80241
3 BR | 2 BA | 1,070 Sqft | Residential
WOW! Great Opportunity to own a 2 story townhome for less than $300, 000! and #xD; and #xA;This townhome features 3 beds and 1.5 baths. Family room has wood burning fireplace for the cold CO nights. New AC for the hot summer months. Famil (more...)
Distinct Real Estate LLC
New To Site
MLS# 5426701
4921 E 112th Place
Thornton, CO 80233
4 BR | 2 BA | 1,740 Sqft | Residential
Spectacular Bi-Level home in Woodglen. Whether you like to be indoors or out, this home has the perfect amount of space for both. South facing with a huge yard, gives great shade in the summer with large mature trees and less shoveling in (more...)
New To Site
MLS# 4498437
1855 E 98th Avenue
Thornton, CO 80229
3 BR | 2 BA | 1,508 Sqft | Residential
This turnkey 3bd / 2ba is nestled in the heart of McCoy Hills. Abundant in natural light, the main level features a charming living room with wood burning fireplace, updated kitchen with quartz countertops, breakfast nook, 3 bed and (more...)
LIV Sotheby's International Realty
New To Site
MLS# 9055621
11323 Albion Street
Thornton, CO 80233
3 BR | 2 BA | 2,088 Sqft | Residential
Wonderfully updated and well kept home in Woodglen. Simply move in and unpack your boxes with this turn key home. Beautifully maintained back yard with large covered patio. Convenient access to anything you may need with restaurants, shopp (more...)
New To Site
MLS# 4005848
3596 E 135th Court
Thornton, CO 80241
3 BR | 2 BA | 1,906 Sqft | Residential
Beautifully maintained home on a large corner lot! This move-in ready residence offers a bright flowing interior with vaulted ceilings, hardwood flooring and large windows. Everyday luxury awaits in the eat-in kitchen that boasts new grani (more...)
Redfin Corporation
New To Site
MLS# 9446648
8110 Tamarac Court
Thornton, CO 80602
4 BR | 3 BA | 5,062 Sqft | Residential
Beautiful Redford model backs open space. Relax and enjoy the open space, garden and golf course views from the back patio or the screened porch. Wonderful open floor plan with upgrades throughout. Gourmet kitchen with double oven, gas co (more...)
HomeSmart Realty Group
New To Site
MLS# 2665907
1623 E 164th Place
Thornton, CO 80602
3 BR | 4 BA | 2,848 Sqft | Residential
You will immediately fall in love with this North Creek Farms home. Entering the brand new front door into the formal living room with vaulted ceilings, tons of light, gorgeous engineered wood floors and connected to the formal dining ro (more...)
eXp Realty, LLC
New To Site
MLS# 6294851
3663 E 141st Place
Thornton, CO 80602
4 BR | 4 BA | 3,016 Sqft | Residential
Serene spa like feel to this remarkable Fallbrook Farms home. This home features an open floor plan with the great room like kitchen, dining area, and family room. Hard wood floors throughout. Well appointed kitchen has upgraded cabinets (more...)
RE/MAX Professionals
New To Site
MLS# 3263919
10115 Cook Street
Thornton, CO 80229
4 BR | 3 BA | 3,366 Sqft | Residential
Updated Riverdale Heights two-story with a spacious, open-concept floor plan! Elegantly designed with vaulted ceilings, fresh paint, COREtec tile flooring and upgraded fixtures, the home is immediately inviting as you step through the f (more...)
Redfin Corporation
New To Site
MLS# 8634330
3211 E 102nd Place
Thornton, CO 80229
2 BR | 2 BA | 1,531 Sqft | Residential
Welcome home to this beautiful, updated 2 bed 2 bath with a den in Thornton. Great location with easy access to restaurants, grocery stores, cafes, and more. Easy access to downtown Denver and a straight shot up north as well! Brand ne (more...)
Windermere Metro Denver Real Estate
New To Site
MLS# 3339162
8751 Pearl Street O3, Unit2 O3
Thornton, CO 80229
2 BR | 3 BA | 1,070 Sqft | Residential
Beautiful 2-bedroom, 2.5 half bath Condo with Mountain Views! This home has an attached garage, garbage disposal, stackable washer / dryer, and BRAND NEW kitchen appliances! Close to parks, grocery stores, coffee, a quick bite to eat (more...)
HomeSalesCO, LLC
New To Site
MLS# 8711299
1801 E 144th Avenue
Thornton, CO 80602
4 BR | 2 BA | 3,123 Sqft | Residential
RARE opportunity to own 1.4 acre parcel of land with huge opportunity for Live / Work in close proximity to Denver, Boulder and dozens of businesses and developments- LOCATION, LOCATION< LOCATION. You will not find another property lik (more...)
Compass - Denver
New To Site
MLS# 8060969
8171 E 132nd Avenue
Thornton, CO 80602
4 BR | 4 BA | 3,508 Sqft | Residential
Great Opportunity! Amazingly well cared for Home in the Villages at Riverdale. There is room here for everyone-- 4 Bedrooms plus a den / office. This great layout features 3 bedrooms + master bedroom, main floor study, with 8ft French doo (more...)
Keller Williams Advantage Realty LLC
New To Site
MLS# 7246266
2701 Eppinger Boulevard
Thornton, CO 80229
3 BR | 1 BA | 1,002 Sqft | Residential
This ranch home awaits your personal touches. Original hardwood floors are offered in the family room, dining room, hallway and bedrooms. Complete with 3 bedrooms, 1 bath, and a 1 car-carport. This home just needs a little TLC to shine (more...)
New To Site
MLS# 7369721
14583 Vine Street
Thornton, CO 80602
3 BR | 3 BA | 2,585 Sqft | Residential
LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION-This multi family home is situated in the sought after Quail Valley neighborhood. This home features an incredible floor plan with the the main level offering a kitchen with breakfast nook, newer appliances a (more...)
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