Living in Thornton

If you are considering a relocation to the northern suburbs of Denver, the city of Thornton, Colorado should be at the top of your list. Since 2000, the population of Thornton has increased an astounding 142%! Keep reading to learn some of the reasons why so many are deciding that living in Thornton CO is the best option for them. Or you can skip down to our comprehensive and up-to-the-minute list of homes for sale in Thornton.

Why is Thornton Colorado a Popular Relocation Destination?

The combination of home affordability, short commute time to either Boulder or Denver, and local character has made Thornton an unbeatable option for individuals and families moving to the metro area over the past 15 years. The stats tell a big part of the story. In Thornton…Median home price:  $288,800 (well below the metro area average), 30-year fixed mortgage rates:  3.6%, Average home value appreciation (last ten years):  15%, Median resident age:  32 years old, Average commute time:  30 minutes.

With the Denver housing market exploding over the past few years, the average home price in Thornton has started to look more and more appealing to a lot of Colorado home shoppers. The numbers reflect that Thornton is a community where many savvy home buyers have chosen to put down roots, save some money, and watch their investment mature. House values have gone up about 15% over the last decade. The cost of living in Thornton CO is 17% above the national average, but it’s much more affordable than other metro area communities like Denver, Aurora, Boulder, and Lakewood.

Thornton CO Schools

Thornton schools are managed by the Adams 12 Five Star Schools district. As a whole, the area gets a 5 out of 10 rating, putting it right around the national average. However, there are several neighborhoods with above average rated elementary schools. To learn more about where the best schools are located and the best neighborhoods in Thornton, contact Cindy Belhumeur, Owner and Managing Broker of Home Source Group. Cindy is an Accredited Buyers Representative, making her uniquely qualified to find and negotiate the best possible price for your next home.

Start your home search right now by browsing the latest homes for sale in Thornton CO:

New To Site
$75,000
MLS# 8025565
Active
Monroe St
Thornton, CO 80229
Land
Commercial lot zoned Neighborhood Services located along busy 88th Ave and Monroe Street. Adjacent new subdivision and located close to proposed light rail stop. The city of Thornton has many uses under this zoning such as animal clinic, li (more...)
MB PARK PLACE B & R
New To Site
$225,000
MLS# 8343480
Active
8421 E 130th Cir
Thornton, CO 80602
Land
Here is your chance to build your custom home in the highly sought after GlenEagle Estates. One of the best lots in the neighborhood. Choose your own builder. Close to Riverdale Golf Course. Close to up coming light rail. Corner Lot. Locate (more...)
COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL 56
New To Site
$279,900
MLS# 1567540
Active
12820 Jasmine St, Unit D
Thornton, CO 80602
2 BR | 2 BA | 1,792 Sqft | Attached Single Family
Walk inside this well taken care of townhome and fall in love! When you walk in you are greeted by vaulted ceilings, a spacious living room and large windows. On the main floor you have the dining room, living room, and kitchen. The updat (more...)
Keller Williams Preferred Realty
New To Site
$385,000
MLS# 2193081
Active
13033 Jackson Dr
Thornton, CO 80241
4 BR | 4 BA | 2,151 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Come check out this clean, beautiful well taken care of home!! As you make your way in, you'll find a very open living area with vaulted ceilings that includes a gas fireplace, beautiful flooring and new paint throughout. A beautiful kitch (more...)
Paisano Realty, Inc.
New To Site
$454,050
MLS# 2480392
Active
6725 E 135th Ave
Thornton, CO 80602
3 BR | 3 BA | 3,110 Sqft | Detached Single Family
The Evergreen model is 2,193 square foot 2 story home that has three bedrooms and 3 bathrooms plus a loft and study / den. This home is the ultimate entertainers floor plan, the best in open concept living! The large kitchen with island a (more...)
COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL 24
New To Site
$415,000
MLS# 2604431
Active
13796 Ivy St
Thornton, CO 80602
4 BR | 3 BA | 3,807 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Gorgeous Home with an amazing and functional floor plan with 4 bedrooms plus a spacious loft! The remodeled kitchen is perfect for the chef in the family as it boasts an oversized island, stainless steel appliances, plenty of cabinet space, (more...)
RE/MAX Momentum
New To Site
$380,000
MLS# 3743711
Active
12912 Cherry Way
Thornton, CO 80241
3 BR | 3 BA | 2,683 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Open House this Saturday, 10-1pm. Great House - must see. Completely updated, surround sound in family room, trampoline and playset in huge backyard. Gas fireplace in Master Bedroom. NO HOA!
Colorado Homes IQ
New To Site
$385,000
MLS# 5147605
Active
12465 Dexter St
Thornton, CO 80241
3 BR | 3 BA | 2,538 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Welcome home to this spacious and well maintained 3 bed plus loft! Step inside to the dramatic vaulted living room that flows into the formal dining room. Open kitchen features a breakfast nook that looks into the vaulted family room with (more...)
RE/MAX Professionals
New To Site
$526,604
MLS# 5680397
Active
12288 W Oneida St
Thornton, CO 80602
4 BR | 4 BA | 4,075 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Brand NEW energy-efficient home ready @ February 2018! The Apex features an open kitchen with Center Island, pantry, dining, Great Room, a beautiful master suite features a five piece bath with a luxurious bath with his and hers sinks. Wi (more...)
Kerrie A. Haley (Independent)
New To Site
$439,900
MLS# 6087995
Active
3529 E 140th Pl
Thornton, CO 80602
5 BR | 4 BA | 3,416 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Beautiful open floor plan with an amazing layout! This low maintenance patio home features 5 beds, 4 baths and a large laundry room upstairs. The gourmet kitchen boasts a large granite island with ample cabinet space, double ovens, gas st (more...)
RE/MAX MOMENTUM
New To Site
$355,000
MLS# 6228194
Active
5286 E 123rd Ct
Thornton, CO 80241
4 BR | 3 BA | 2,318 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Must-see four bedroom / 3 bathroom multi-story home with an extended outdoor living space you will love! Spacious floorplan and newly painted finished living areas on all levels of the home are perfect for entertaining or just kicking bac (more...)
Keller Williams Preferred Realty
New To Site
$418,000
MLS# 6893044
Active
3504 E 140th Pl
Thornton, CO 80602
3 BR | 3 BA | 3,236 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Welcome home to the PERFECT, near new two-story in Fallbrook Farms! This home is just under 4 years old and has STUNNING upgrades throughout including; a gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances (YES that includes a double over as we (more...)
COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL 56
New To Site
$429,900
MLS# 6977596
Active
4427 E 95th Dr
Thornton, CO 80229
4 BR | 3 BA | 2,168 Sqft | Detached Single Family
The Columbia plan is a beautiful, two story home that features an open floor plan, 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. This new home comes with over $10,000 in upgrades including energy efficient Whirlpool kitchen appliances, spacious granite counter (more...)
LGI Homes - Colorado
New To Site
$449,500
MLS# 6990098
Active
7930 E 148th Dr
Thornton, CO 80602
2 BR | 2 BA | 3,342 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Beautiful Classis Abbey Ranch plan by Lennar homes in beautiful Heritage Todd Creek has never been lived in! This active adult community offers resort style living with many activities and an award winning 18-hole golf course set on 700 acr (more...)
RE/MAX Masters Millennium
New To Site
$264,950
MLS# 8362357
Active
8891 Utah Ct
Thornton, CO 80229
3 BR | 1 BA | 1,002 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Great property at a great price! Covered patio in backyard. Yard has over 80 plants and vegetables including raised garden beds. One car garage. Come call this home!
RE/MAX ALLIANCE
New To Site
$209,000
MLS# 8400229
Active
9788 Lane St
Thornton, CO 80260
1 BR | 2 BA | 980 Sqft | Attached Single Family
Beautiful 2 bed 1 ba condo with amazing views. Condo has been recently updated with granite countertops, 2 year old air conditioner, new double pane windows. Smoke free, large bedrooms and shared one car garage below unit. Showings start (more...)
HomeSmart Realty Group
New To Site
$498,700
MLS# 8581663
Active
6765 E 135th Ave
Thornton, CO 80602
4 BR | 3 BA | 3,660 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Davenport Model is a 2,584 square foot 4 Bed 3 bath plus Loft and Study / Den that has a very open and spacious feel with covered rear patio. To be completed in July. The master suite includes a separate shower and garden tub, dual granit (more...)
COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL 24
New To Site
$300,000
MLS# 8710219
Active
9280 Lillian Ln
Thornton, CO 80229
3 BR | 2 BA | 1,176 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Charming and Inviting Home and Neighborhood ~ Pride in Ownership everywhere you look! All Brick Home on a wonderful block in a great location! Newer paint interior and exterior, New Attic Insulation placed when creating great storage (more...)
PARAGON REALTY SALES LLC
New To Site
$317,500
MLS# 8793900
Active
2641 Poze Blvd
Thornton, CO 80229
3 BR | 2 BA | 2,290 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Amazing brick ranch in Old Thornton. Newly remodeled cook's kitchen with gorgeous cherry blossom marble counter tops, stainless steel appliances, including two double ovens, gas stove, a pot filler above stove, and an abundant amount of cab (more...)
EPIPHRON REAL ESTATE
New To Site
$499,900
MLS# 9232736
Active
7692 E 121st Dr
Thornton, CO 80602
4 BR | 5 BA | 4,977 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Location Location Location! Sides to park and backs to greenbelt! Wonderful 2-story home in King Ranch! New carpet on main floor! 3 car tandem garage! Formal living and dining rooms! Large open kitchen features granite counter tops, backspl (more...)
RE/MAX Masters Millennium
New To Site
$299,000
MLS# 7087363
Active
8961 Fir Dr
Thornton, CO 80229
3 BR | 2 BA | 1,176 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Don't miss out on this adorable 3 bed 2 bath home that has been completely renovated. The kitchen is fantastic and a must see. Very well laid out floor plan with optimum functionality for furniture. The spacious back yard is a blank canvass (more...)
A Better Way Realty
New To Site
$497,750
MLS# 2094693
Active
13490 Niagara St
Thornton, CO 80602
3 BR | 2 BA | 3,442 Sqft | Detached Single Family
This ranch plan in cul-de-sac includes a spacious owners entry as well as 3 bedrooms 2 full baths with 3 car garage including the private master suite. Walkout basement. The master suite offers a coffered ceiling, walk in closet and grani (more...)
COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL 24
New To Site
$509,585
MLS# 3203153
Active
6740 E 134th Cir
Thornton, CO 80602
3 BR | 2 BA | 3,744 Sqft | Detached Single Family
Remarkable 3 Bedroom 2 Bath 3 Car Garage. Open floor plan and lots of natural light with hardwood floors! The 9' ceilings create warmth. The Master bedroom suite located on the opposite side of the home. The kitchen boasts Stainless Steel (more...)
COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL 24
New To Site
$447,650
MLS# 4025558
Active
13465 Niagara St
Thornton, CO 80602
3 BR | 2 BA | 3,442 Sqft | Detached Single Family
This ranch plan includes a spacious owners entry as well as 3 bedrooms 2 full baths including the private master suite. The master suite offers a coffered ceiling, walk in closet and granite countertops on the dual sink vanity in the 5 pi (more...)
COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL 24
New To Site
$445,500
MLS# 4923155
Active
13485 Niagara St
Thornton, CO 80602
3 BR | 3 BA | 2,749 Sqft | Detached Single Family
The Heritage floor plan is a 1,932 square foot 2 story home that has a very open and spacious feel and extended hardwood floors. With three bedrooms, all on the upper level with a loft / tech area, the master suite includes a separate sho (more...)
COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL 24
New To Site
$279,900
MLS# 8646047
Active
4671 E 98th Pl
Thornton, CO 80229
2 BR | 3 BA | 1,443 Sqft | Attached Single Family
Beautiful remodel! This two bedroom, three bath, two car tandem garage townhome is in great condition! Huge kitchen with a tiled floor, granite counter tops, designer backsplash and stainless steel appliances (included). Bamboo floors in (more...)
SEARS REAL ESTATE
Open House
$425,000
MLS# 8837044
Active
2580 E 160th Pl
Thornton, CO 80602
4 BR | 3 BA | 3,055 Sqft | Detached Single Family
* * * Open House Sunday 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM * * * Stop! You have found it! This amazing home built in 2016 has all the bells and whistles. The home was beautifully designed with custom paint, flooring and over 20k in landscaping. The o (more...)
Keller Williams Realty Downtown LLC
Open House
$220,000
MLS# 2639272
Active
8199 Welby Rd, Unit 2902
Thornton, CO 80229
2 BR | 3 BA | 1,088 Sqft | Attached Single Family
Welcome Home! Close to shopping and dining with easy access to I-25, I-76 and US 36, this townhouse at Welby Hills won’t last long! Fantastic open floor plan with high ceilings and tons of natural light. This 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath hom (more...)
Equity Colorado
New To Site
$450,000
MLS# 3616364
Active
14936 Elizabeth St
Thornton, CO 80602
3 BR | 4 BA | 2,603 Sqft | Detached Single Family
This home has been well loved and impeccably maintained and is located in the center of The Haven at York Street community, off of I-25 and close to the Orchard Town Center shops and an excellent location for anyone needing a quick commut (more...)
RE/MAX ALLIANCE
Open House
$449,900
MLS# 5120386
Active
13388 Olive St
Thornton, CO 80602
3 BR | 3 BA | 2,929 Sqft | Detached Single Family
2,929 total square feet 2 story home that has a very open and spacious feel. With three bedrooms, all on the upper level, the master suite includes a shower, dual vanities and a massive walk-in closet, while the secondary bedrooms have easy (more...)
COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL 24
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