Denver Real Estate
Choosing Denver homes for sale will allow residents to live in a small community with a population of 1,615. Although this is not a large city, it is part of the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area and as such enjoys the convenience of being located near several urban centers. Denver is located in Bremer County, Iowa and is known as the ‘Mile Wide City.’ Denver real estate is being chosen by many new families who are looking for the relaxed lifestyle that is provided by living in this community.
Denver was originally named Jefferson City and Breckenridge after the Star Mail Route was established to towns with no federal service. However, when the federal post office was established here in 1863, the name was changed to Denver. Residents of Denver real estate are served by the Denver Community School District and the district is recognized as one of the best in this area. In addition, the city has low taxes and is located only 10 minutes from Waverly and Cedar Valley, Iowa.
There are many recreational opportunities for residents of Denver real estate including families with children. Sports including basketball, football, t-ball, baseball, soccer and volleyball are enjoyed. Residents have a choice of several golf courses within the city or neighboring cities. The Willow Run Country Club and Golf Course is located in Denver and is a 9-hole golf course over 2,850 yards. The Centennial oaks Golf Club and course is located only 7 miles away in Waverly, Iowa. This is also the location of the Waverly Municipal Golf Course, an 18-hole course. Ten miles from Denver in Waterloo is Gates Park Golf Course, an 18-hole course.
With the proximity to Waterloo, there are many opportunities for jobs and residents often commute. John Deere, Tyson Fresh Meats, Omega Cabinets and Bertch Cabinets are companies located in Waterloo. There are numerous entertainment options as well. The Waterloo Center for the Arts, which is a regional center for visual and performing arts, is operated by the city of Waterloo. There are also several museums located here.
Denver real estate provides a lifestyle preferred by many. Attractive homes on large lots, wide streets, a multi-sport athletic complex, trails including a bike trail system to Waverly and Readlyn and a park and playground are just a few of the amenities offered by this community.