Median resident age: 38.6 years
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In 1987, the City of Littleton, Colorado pioneered an entrepreneurial alternative to the traditional economic development practice of recruiting industries. This demonstration program, developed in conjunction with the Center for the New West, was called "economic gardening." It's been very successful to date.
Business/Industry Affairs www.littletongov.org/bia/default.asp 303-795-3749
South Metro Denver Chamber of Commerce www.bestchamber.com
South Metro Small Business Development Center www.smallbusinessdenver.com/
Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation www.metrodenver.org
Arapahoe Co. 303-794-4400
Jefferson Co. 303-279-6511
Douglas Co. 303-660-7400
Downtown Littleton was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1998.
Drivers license bureaus and contact info
Colorado Division of Motor Vehicles
311 E. County Line Road
Littleton was incorporated in 1890 as a primarily agricultural community.
Swedish Medical Center, Englewood
Centura Health: Littleton Adventist Hospital
Children's Hospital: Littleton
Safety and Law Enforcement
2255 W. Berry Ave.
Main Post Office
5753 S. Prince St.
Lockheed Martin Corporation
First Data Corp.
Discovery Holding Company
Dex Media East LLC
United Dominion Realty Trust
Rocky Mountain News
Bemis Public Library
6014 S. Datura Street
Physical location from / orientation to from Denver
Littleton is 9.3 miles SSW of Denver
Places of Interest
Littleton Historical Museum
Batting Cages at Cornerstone Park
Carson Nature Center at South Platte Park
Depot Art Center
Arapahoe Community College
Chatfield State Park
Roxborough State Park
Town Hall Center
35 miles of bikeways and trail
1,477 acres of parks and open space
South Platte Park -- at 668-acres, one of the largest suburban parks in the U.S.
Family Sports Center Golf Course
Littleton Golf and Tennis Club in the heart of Littleton
Lone Tree Golf Club, an 18-hole, Arnold Palmer designed
championship course. South Suburban Golf Course offering both an 18-hole regulation course and a 9-hole par 3 course
South Suburban Parks and Recreation www.ssprd.org
• Douglas H. Buck Community Recreation Center
• Family Sports Center, Centennial
• Goodson Recreation Center, Centennial
• Sheridan Recreation Center
• Lone Tree Recreation CenterLittleton YMCA 303-797-9622
Schools/ Education Stats
Littleton is in the Littleton Public and Jefferson County School Systems. It has 40 public elementary schools; 14 public middle schools; and 9 public high schools.
RTD's Southwest Light Rail has two stops in Littleton: downtown, and at Mineral Avenue and Santa Fe.
Utility Companies and contact info
Xcel Energy www.xcelenergy.com
Intermountain Rural Electric Association 303-688-3100
Littleton Sewer 303-795-3865
Denver Water 303-893-2444
Town of Littleton www.littletongov.org
South Metro Denver Chamber of Commerce
South Suburban Parks & Rec District www.ssprd.org
Greater Englewood Chamber of Commerce www.greatenglewoodchamber.com