This week’s spotlight neighborhood is Cherry Creek. Located just 5 minutes from the downtown area, Cherry Creek is one of Denver’s most vibrant and exclusive communities with a vast array of architectural styles and homes ranging from the 1920’s era to new modern construction.
The Cherry Creek neighborhood is bordered by University and Colorado Boulevards and 6th and Exposition Avenues. The neighborhood features the Cherry Creek Shopping Center and boasts the largest collection of local and international shopping spaces between Chicago and San Francisco.
Cherry Creek Has Diverse Shopping and Dining
There are 16 charming blocks of boutiques, art galleries and specialty shops to explore, or you can spend the day pampering yourself at one of the local spas or salons. The Cherry Creek Neighborhood has become well known for its annual Cherry Creek Arts Festival. This festival attracts artists, musicians, and performers from all over the world.
Life in Cherry Creek is truly boundless! While your meandering through one of the area’s 15 art galleries, let your kids loose at the new Rocky Mountain Play Park featuring a colorful Looney Tunes themed playground. Then, try some sushi at Hapa, or a succulent steak at Quality Italian. Or if you’re in the mood for a burger and fries, you might enjoy the iconic Cherry Cricket. You can finish with cocktails at the new exclusive bar Toro Latin Kitchen & Lounge, located at the JW Marriott. Mix it all in with exclusive shopping at Hermes, Louis Vuitton and Tiffany’s for an experience that other neighborhoods just can’t match.
Cherry Creek Real Estate and Neighborhood Demographics
Cherry Creek has a population of 7,968 residents with a median household income of $80,204.00 and average income of $123,340.20.
Currently active for sale listings show a starting price of $382,000 for a 2-bedroom condo to a whopping $4,575,000 for a luxury condominium in the new and very posh Laurel building.
Single family prices are higher at $2,395,000 for a starter home, going all the way up to a mega mansion currently listed at $10,987,000.
Cherry Creek is truly unique and due to its vast amenities, has become of one of the more popular meeting spots for friends and colleagues in the Denver area.
If you are one of the lucky few to call Cherry Creek home, this neighborhood is a must on our list as one of the best places to be in metro Denver!