Advertising in Denver

Denver is the largest city and the capital of Colorado. The most populous city within a 500-mile radius and the second most populous city in the Mountain West and the Southwestern United States.

Denver, nicknamed the Mile-High City because the official elevation of the market, is exactly one mile above sea level. This mile high status makes it one of the highest major cities in the United States. According to long-standing folk-lore, the first permanent structure in Denver was a saloon.

Denver was featured in the top 10 of Business Week’s 50 best cities. Coming in at number 6 on the list, Denver boasts unique dishes and proves a great location for ski lovers.

  • Estimated Population :704,621
  • Foreign born :15.90%
  • Language other than English spoken at home :27.10%
  • High school graduates :86.40%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher :45.70%
  • Median Household income :$56,258
  • Per Capita income :$36,616
  • Population per sq. mile :3,922
  • White :77.00%,Black or African :9.80%,American Indian :0.90%,Asian :3.50%,Others :8.20%

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Events in Denver

  • The Annual Colorado Cowboy Poetry Gathering
  • Boulder Bach Festival
  • International Sportsmen’s Exposition
  • Colorado Garden & Home Show
  • Colorado RV
  • Sports
  • Boat & Travel Show
  • Denver Auto Show
  • Denver March Powwow
  • Spring Home & Patio Show
  • Doors Open Denver
  • Denver Public Schools Shakespeare Festival
  • Bolder Boulder
  • Cinco de Mayo Festival
  • Indian Market and Powwow
  • Arvada Center Summer Concert Series
  • CHUN Capitol Hill People’s Fair
  • Denver Botanic Gardens Summer Concert Series
  • Cherry Creek Arts Festival
  • Colorado Dragon Boat Festival
  • KidSpree Aurora
  • Adams County Fair & Rodeo
  • Colorado Scottish Festival & Rocky Mountain Highland Games
  • Western Welcome Week
  • A Taste of Colorado
  • Castle Rock Artfest
  • Great American Beer Festival
  • Cider Days Harvest Festival
  • Denver International Film Festival
  • Jack-O-Launch at PumpkinFest
  • Denver Botanic Gardens Holiday Sale
  • Mile High United Way Turkey Trot
  • Art Market Show and Sale
  • Blossoms of Light
  • Parade of Lights

Business & Education in Denver

  • The city is home to two Fortune 500 companies, DaVita and Newmont Mining. Other companies of note headquartered in Denver: Budget Truck Rental, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Impossible TV, JD Edwards, MapQuest, Molson Coors Brewing Company, Oxy Fresh Carpet Cleaning, Quiznos, RE/MAX, Smashburger, and Z-TECA Mexican Grill.
  • There are nine public universities located within the city limits: Community College of Denver (CCD), Community College of Aurora at Lowry (CCA), Heritage Community College (HCC), CollegeAmerica (CA0), Metropolitan State College (MSC), Regis University (RU), Southwest Early College (SEC), Aspen University (AU), Emily Griffith Technical College (EGTC). Private colleges in the city include Westwood College – Denver North Campus (WC), University of Denver (UD), and the Art Institute of Colorado (AIC).