Douglas County is spread out over 843 square miles and roughly has 291,083 residents. Because of its strategic location, a lot of residents commute for employment but the county also boasts a strong local economy. The aerospace, IT and medical industries in the area offer ample career opportunities and help to contribute to the growth of the county. Housing options in the county have transformed from the original ranch properties and has expanded into sprawling suburban communities with every lifestyle available.

With strong beliefs in land preservation and recreational opportunities, Douglas County is home to Pike National Forest, Boxborough State Park, Castlewood Canyon State Park and the Chatfield State Recreation Area. Douglas County is made up of lightly wooded ponderosa pines, picturesque mesas, and several small streams.

Douglas County has tons of benefits for its residents including several great city resources and fantastic schools. The Douglas County School District RE-1 is the third-largest in Colorado and offer top rated education to Douglas County residents. The county also has six charter schools and four alternative school choices.

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