Arvada Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Arvada, CO

General Arvada Information

State: Colorado

County: Jefferson County

Close cities: Superior, CO, Applewood, CO, Wheat Ridge, CO, Denver, CO, Thornton, CO, Lakewood, CO, Edgewater, CO, Pleasant View, CO, Federal Heights, CO, Golden, CO, Sherrelwood, CO, North Washington, CO, Lakeside, CO, Berkley, CO, Westminster, CO, Twin Lakes, CO, Broomfield, CO, Mountain View, CO, Northglenn, CO, Arvada, CO

Arvada Population (census data)
Total 106,328 (+2.3% since 2000)
Male 52,065 (49.0%)
Female 54,263 (51.0%)

Population Density: 3,256 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 95.7 (US Avg is 100)

Arvada Elevation: 5,340 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1904

Land Area: 32.7 square miles

Median Household Income: $62,672

Zip Codes: 80006, 80002, 80005, 80003, 80001, 80004, 80007, 80403, and 80021.

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Arvada Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (85.5%)
  • Hispanic (9.8%)
  • Other race (3.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • American Indian (1.4%)
  • Black (0.7%)
  • Other Asian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (27.3%)
  • English (15.8%)
  • Irish (14.9%)
  • Italian (7.6%)
  • United States (5.3%)
  • Swedish (4.0%)
Foriegn Born: 4,875 people (4.6%)
  • Europe (47.7%)
  • Asia (36.4%)
  • Latin America (15.9%)

Local Arvada Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Colorado Rockies
NFL Football: Denver Broncos, Kansas City Chiefs
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets
NHL Hockey: Colorado Avalanche
NCAA Sports: University of Colorado, University of Denver

Arvada School Information

High Schools
Arvada High School (7951 West 65th Avenue, Arvada, CO, 80004 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Arvada West High School (11325 Allendale Drive, Arvada, CO, 80004 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Drake Junior High School (12550 West 52nd Avenue, Arvada, CO, 80002 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Oberon Junior High School (7300 Quail Street, Arvada, CO, 80005 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Pomona High School (8101 West Pomona Drive, Arvada, CO, 80005 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Ralston Valley Senior High School (13355 West 80th Avenue, Arvada, CO, 80005 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Middle Schools
Arvada Middle School (5751 Balsam Street, Arvada, CO, 80002 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Moore Middle School (8455 West 88th Avenue, Arvada, CO, 80005 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
North Arvada Middle School (7285 Pierce Street, Arvada, CO, 80003 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Elementary Schools
Allendale Elementary School (5900 Oak Street, Arvada, CO, 80004 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Campbell Elementary School (6500 Oak Street, Arvada, CO, 80004 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Fitzmorris Elementary School (6250 Independence Street, Arvada, CO, 80004 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Foster Elementary School (5300 Saulsbury Court, Arvada, CO, 80002 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Fremont Elementary School (6420 Urban, Arvada, CO, 80004 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Hackberry Hill Elementary School (7300 West 76th Avenue, Arvada, CO, 80003 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Lawrence Elementary School (5611 Zephyr Street, Arvada, CO, 80002 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Little Elementary School (8448 Otis Drive, Arvada, CO, 80003 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Meiklejohn Elementary (13405 W 83rd Pl, Arvada, CO, 80005 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Parr Elementary School (5800 West 84th Avenue, Arvada, CO, 80003 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Peck Elementary School (6495 Carr Street, Arvada, CO, 80004 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Russell Elementary School (5150 Allison Street, Arvada, CO, 80002 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Secrest Elementary School (6875 West 64th Avenue, Arvada, CO, 80003 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Sierra Elementary School (7751 Oak Street, Arvada, CO, 80005 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Stott Elementary School (6600 Yank Way, Arvada, CO, 80004 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Swanson Elementary School (6055 West 68th Avenue, Arvada, CO, 80003 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Tennyson Knolls Elementary School (6330 Tennyson Street, Arvada, CO, 80003 - Westminster 50 District)
Thomson Elementary School (7750 Harlan Street, Arvada, CO, 80003 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Van Arsdale Elementary School (7535 Alkire Street, Arvada, CO, 80005 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Vanderhoof Elementary School (5875 Routt Court, Arvada, CO, 80004 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Warder Elementary School (7840 Carr Drive, Arvada, CO, 80005 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Weber Elementary School (8725 West 81st Place, Arvada, CO, 80005 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
West Woods Elementary School (16650 West 72nd Avenue, Arvada, CO, 80007 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Other/Private Schools
Excel Academy Charter School (11500 W. 84th Avenue, Arvada, CO, 80005 - Jefferson County R-1 District)
Lincoln Charter Academy (6980 Pierce Street, Arvada, CO, 80003 - Jefferson County R-1 District)

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