Close to Denver, an easy drive to the Rocky Mountains, access to parks, museums, professional sports teams and shopping… the City of Thornton has it all. As you’ll discover, Thornton is a good place to visit and an even better place to live!
Thornton is a diverse community with a strong commitment to quality of life and environmental issues. The Denver metropolitan area in which Thornton is located consistently ranks as one of the most desirable areas to live in the United States. The community’s location, 10 miles north of downtown Denver and adjacent to Interstate 25, provides high visibility for business while still allowing easy access to various transportation routes.