Castle Rock Information

CASTLE ROCK INFORMATION

Age Statistics
Median resident age: 37.1 years

Business
Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce www.castlerock.org
Castle Rock Economic Development Council www.credco.org
Castle Rock Merchants Association www.downtowncastlerock.com

County
Douglas

Downtown
Historic Downtown: Castle Rock's downtown shopping district is pedestrian-friendly. The shops and restaurants here are generally locally owned and operated and provide a wide range of products and services. A Downtown Shopping and Dining Guide published by the Castle Rock Merchants Association, available at www.downtowncastlerock.com, lists many of the choices available in downtown Castle Rock.

Elevation
6,206 feet

Government
Council/Manager

History
Castle Rock was incorporated in 1881.

Household Stats
Median Household Income: $78,194

Hospitals/Healthcare
Swedish Medical Center, Englewood, CO (21 miles)
SCCI Hospital, Aurora, CO (22 miles)

Safety and Law Enforcement
Castle Rock Police Department
100 Perry Street
303-663-6100
www.ci.castlerock.co.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=26

Drivers license bureaus and contact info
Colorado Division of Motor Vehicles
Oakbrook Shopping Center
Broomfield, CO 80020
311 E. County Line Road
Littleton, CO 80126
303-795-5954
www.revenue.state.co.us

Main Post Office
300 E. Miller Ct.

Major Employers
Brookside Inn 
Castle Pines Golf Club 
Castle Rock Care Center
DirecTV
Douglas County Government
Douglas County School District
Douglas County Libraries
Home Depot
Intermountain Rural Electric Association
King Soopers
Kohl's
Kolbe Striping Inc.
Master Magnetics
Medved Autoplex
Plum Creek Golf & Country Club
Safeway
The Outlets at Castle Rock
Town of Castle Rock
Vecuity
Wal-Mart Super Center

Newspapers
Douglas County News Press

Library Facilities
Douglas County Libraries http://douglas.lib.co.us/
Philip S. Miller Public Library
100 S. Wilcox
303-688-7700

Physical location from / orientation to from Denver 
is miles of Denver

Places of Interest
A new 18 x 224 foot mosaic tile art mural has recently been created on the east side of the new Library. Designed by the international artist Malcolm Farley, the mural is titled "The Life of Castle Rock".
Cherokee Castle museum
Castle Rock Museum
Castle Rock Senior Center www.castlerockseniorcenter.org
Castlewood Canyon State Park
www.parks.state.co.us/default.asp?parkID=76&action=park
Pike National Forest

Population
40,000

Recreation
Castle Rock Recreation Center and Senior Center
1200 acres of parks and open space
3 public swimming pools (2 outdoor and 1 indoor)
Numerous athletic fields and extensive organized sports programs
Castlewood Canyon State Park
Numerous public and private golf courses
Pike National Forest
Red Hawk Ridge golf course
Castle Pines golf course

Recreation Centers
Castle Rock Recreation Center
2301 N. Woodlands Blvd.
www.ci.castlerock.co.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=32

Sales Tax
7.5%

Shopping Centers
The Outlets at Castle Rock

The North End - the north end of town offers shoppers a variety of big box shopping opportunities. National chains, both retail stores and restaurants, provide hundreds of thousands of square feet of merchandise and eating choices.

Lease space, build-to-suit and building sites are available for interested retailers.

West Side: On the west side of town, the Wolfensberger shopping area offers a variety of retail and service options, including some highway–oriented business. Restaurants, retail shops, gas stations and automotive services provide a wide array of offerings.

Lease space, build-to-suit and building sites are available for interested retailers.

The Meadows Town Center (coming soon):In addition to being a high-growth residential area, The Meadows encompasses several hundred acres of commercial land located to the west of the Outlets at Castle Rock. Building sites and lease space within the planned pedestrian friendly town center will be available soon. A retail/office complex is also planned. At www.meadowscastlerock.com, click the Location tab to see The Meadows' Town Center and Master Plan.

Size
33 Sq. Miles

 

Schools/ Education Stats
Castle Rock is in the Douglas County School System. It has 10 public elementary schools; 2 public middle schools; and 2 public high schools.

Transportation
Castle Rock is 30 miles from Downtown Denver and 40 minutes from Downtown Colorado Springs.

 

Utility Companies and contact info
Castle Rock Utilities Department - Water
175 Kellogg Court
720-733-6000
www.ci.castlerock.co.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=36
Intermountain Rural Electric Association www.intermountain-rea.com
Aquila - Natural Gas www.aquila.com

Information Sources
Town of Castle Rock www.ci.castlerock.co.us

Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce www.castlerock.org
Castle Rock Economic Development Council www.credco.org
Castle Rock Merchants Association www.downtowncastlerock.com

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