About Centennial, CO

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Centennial is a mid-sized city located in the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood metropolitan area of Colorado. With a population just above 100,000, Centennial is the 10th most populous municipality in the state.

 
 

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History

On February 7, 2001, Centennial was established as a Colorado city after years of petitioning the Colorado government for its incorporation. The population of the area that was annexed made the incorporation of Centennial the largest in U.S. history. Learn more about Centennial history:

 

Centennial Weather

Centennial receives an average of 16 inches of rain and 58 inches of snow per year. Summers in Centennial are fairly mild, with the warmest July days rarely climbing above 88 degrees. Winters are cold with the January low averaging around 15 degrees. Learn more about Centennial weather:

 

Centennial Transportation

Bus and rail services in Centennial and the Denver metropolitan area are provided by RTD. Centennial Airport provides business flights, while nearby Denver International offers air travel to destinations all over the world. Learn more about Centennial transportation:

 

Cost of Living in Centennial

The cost of living in Centennial is 10.7% greater than the Colorado state average and 16.9% greater than the U.S. national average. See how far your budget will stretch in Centennial:

 

Centennial Schools

Centennial’s public schools are run by both Cherry Creek Public Schools and Littleton Public Schools. There are also several private schools within the city. Learn more about Centennial schools:

 

Centennial Hospitals

There are several hospitals and medical facilities in the towns surrounding Centennial. If you’re planning a move to the area, it’s a good idea to know all the medical resources available to you:

 

Centennial Real Estate

The average listing price of a home in Centennial is $443,465; however, this price varies by neighborhood. Find your perfect home in Centennial using these resources:

 

Centennial Hotels

Some popular accommodations in Centennial include Hawthorn Suites, Embassy Suites, and Ramada Englewood. Learn more about these and other hotels in the area using the following resources:

 

Centennial Restaurants

Surprisingly enough, a New York style pizza place happens to be the most popular, and highest ranked, restaurant in Centennial. Other popular eateries include Farro Italian Restaurant, East Moon Asian Bistro & Sushi, and Doug’s Day Diner. Learn more about these and other Centennial restaurants:

 

Things to Do in Centennial

There are plenty of activities for any type of person in Centennial. Some favorites include canoe trips with Centennial Canoe Outfitters, visiting the nearby Denver Broncos training facility, and touring the area’s many parks and recreational areas. Learn more about these and other attractions in Centennial: