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Englewood is a Colorado town that has something for everyone. From the urban feel of the Denver Tech Center to the single family neighborhoods to the historic parts of Englewood. There is always something happening down on Broadway, or at the City Center. You can find local bakeries for your sweet tooth, or maybe even a good home cooked meal at one of the many restaurants in the area. There is so much to experience in this versatile city.
In 1858 William Green Russell found gold on Little Dry Creek which set off the Colorado Gold Rush. This brought many settlers and immigrants to the area; as well as businesses. During the depression; Englewood took care of its own unemployed and the local grocery store ran a soup kitchen. Today’s Englewood is definitely a reflection of its history. There is still a focus on transportation, education, and the arts. Developments are rising from the ground to help boost the area’s economy, and Englewood boasts more jobs and businesses per square mile than any other city in the Rocky Mountain region.
Transportation remains an important aspect of planning for Englewood’s future. RTD opened a light rail line along South Santa Fe Drive, with one of the stops, "Englewood Station," located at City Center Englewood. The area has also become a hub for medical centers. Swedish Medical Center, a Level 1 Trauma Center, is the Denver area's referral center for neurotrauma and is a recognized leader in the treatment of stroke. Craig Hospital has been rated one of the Top Ten Rehabilitation Hospitals in the United States.
Englewood, CO is home to many businesses. Some include CH2M Hill and Chevron Mining Inc. If the food industry is what you’re looking for, Englewood has Nabisco as well as Nestle in the area. Or perhaps you are looking for the telecommunications world of AT&T or Clear Channel Satellite. Englewood has every business type from agriculture to local bakeries to big name corporations. It also has local Colorado businesses as well; so you can support your own home state.
Englewood includes part of Cherry Creek School District and Englewood Schools. It is also in close proximity to Kent Denver which is a private school that can claim former Secretary of State Madeline Albright as alumni. In Colorado your child has the option to attend any school in the district (called intradistrict choice) or outside the district (called interdistrict choice), as long as there is space. So when your family finds a home in Englewood; you are able to research and pick the school that best fits your child’s needs.
The community boasts 12 neighborhood parks, several athletic fields, an award-winning recreation center, a first-class golf course, one of the most successful senior centers in the region, and the popular Pirates Cove Family Aquatics Center. Englewood is also home to the historic Gothic Theater on Broadway; where you can also find many antique shops, neighborhood restaurants, and vintage finds. Englewood real estate for sale includes single family homes, condos, townhomes, lofts and flats.