Englewood Information

ENGLEWOOD INFORMATION

Age Statistics
Median resident age: 36.2 years

Awards
CNNMoney.com Best Places to Live 2005 Contender

Business
South Metro Denver Chamber of Commerce www.bestchamber.com
Englewood Small Business Development Corporation www.englewoodgov.org
South Metro Small Business Development Center www.smallbusinessdenver.com/
Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation www.metrodenver.org
Englewood Chamber of Commerce www.greatenglewoodchamber.com

County
Arapahoe

Elevation
5,371 feet

Government
Council-Manager

History
Like many Colorado cities, Englewood had its beginnings in the gold rush days of the 1800s. Today it boasts a new award winning City Center.

Hospitals/Healthcare
Swedish Medical Center
Centura Health: Littleton Adventist Hospital
PorterCare Adventist Hospital - 2525 South Downing Street - Denver
Kaiser Permanente 2955 South Broadway - Englewood

Safety and Law Enforcement
Englewood Police Division
3615 S. Elati Street
303-762-2438

Drivers license bureaus and contact info
Colorado Division of Motor Vehicles
311 E. County Line Road Littleton
303-795-5954
www.mv.state.co.us

Main Post Office
915 W. Lehigh Ave
Englewood
www.usps.com

Major Employers
Swedish Medical Center
Sports Authority
Craig Hospital
Burt Automotive Network
Windsor Industries, Inc.
7-Up Bottling Co.
Wal-Mart
Meadow Gold Dairies, Inc.
Waste Mangement
Echostar Communications EchoStar Communications
Avaya
IBM Corporation
Lockheed Martin Corporation
First Data Corp.
Liberty Globa
l Archstone-Smith Trust
Discovery Holding Company
Dex Media East LLC
United Dominion Realty Trust

Newspapers
Englewood Herald
Denver Post
Rocky Mountain News

Library Facilities
Englewood Public Library
1000 Englewood Parkway
First Floor of the Englewood Civic Center
303-762-2550

Physical location from / orientation to from Denver 
Englewood is 5.8 miles SSW of Denver
Englewood is on the South Platte River
The City of Englewood is centrally located within the Denver
Metropolitan area, just south of the City and County of Denver.

Places of Interest
Centennial Airport
Museum of Outdoor Arts
CityCenter Englewood Amphitheater
Englewood Civic Center
Gothic Theater

Population
32,762 (2003)

Recreation
Englewood Golf Course 303-762-2670

Englewood's Parks and Recreation Department offers some of the finest recreational opportunities in the region.Englewood's Recreation Center, Golf Course, Malley Senior Recreation Center, and Aquatics programs have received numerous awards over the years.Our newest recreational facility, Pirates Cove, makes a big splash during summer months, and Englewood boasts some of the finest parks in the metro area.

Englewood boasts 11 of the finest parks in the region and several athletic fields. Spend a little time outdoors and visit one (or several) of Englewood's parks!

Recreation Center
Malley Senior Recreation Center 303-762-2660
Englewood Recreation Center 303-762-2680
Pirates Cove Family Aquatic Center 303-762-2683

Sales Tax
7.85 %

Shopping Centers
Southwest Plaza www.southwestplaza.com
Park Meadows Shopping Center www.parkmeadows.com
Aspen Grove Lifestyle Center South Denver Marketplace

Size
6.9 Sq. Miles

Schools/ Education Stats
Englewood is in the Englewood School District. It has 5 public elementary schools; 3 public middle schools; and 2 public high schools. The majority of Englewood residents are served by Englewood Public Schools, with some areas of the city served by Cherry Creek, Littleton, and Sheridan public school districts.

Transportation
Englewood is centered on South Broadway and US 285/Hampden Avenue. US 85 / Santa Fe provides direct north-south access. In addition, Englewood is within minutes of C-470 and I-25.

Englewood is served by major highways, light rail, and heavy rail that meet the needs of business and residential communities.

US Highway 285/Hampden Avenue, US 85/Santa Fe Drive and Broadway provide fast and easy access to Englewood's commercial, retail and industrial areas. Interstate 70, less than 10 miles away, and Interstate 25, less than 4 miles away, offer highway access.

Utility Companies and contact info
City of Englewood Utilities 303-762-2635
Xcel Energy

Information Sources
City of Englewood www.ci.englewood.co.us
Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation www.metrodenver.org Englewood Chamber of Commerce www.greatenglewoodchamber.com

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