The history of Jefferson County is that which helped to form what movie produces idealize in western cinematic culture. The area is famous for such historical figures as Buffalo Bill, Jesse James, Horsethief Thompson, the Hole-in-the-Wall Gang, and Alferd Packer. What once was seen as the true “Wild” West, Jefferson is now one of the most family-friendly communities in the State of Colorado. There are roughly 534,543 people residing in Jefferson County which grows larger and larger every year as more people look to Jefferson as the perfect place to buy or build a home. Real estate in Jefferson County is regarded as very lucrative and ranges for small lofts and condo to magnificent luxury homes and sprawling ranches. There is also a large movement in the area of new construction along the north western corridor. In areas like Arvada you will find several new eco-friendly communities that boast energy efficient homes and affordable prices.

JeffCo’s public schools are part of the largest school district in Colorado and regularly rank higher than the state’s average for on-time graduations and other academic statics. This county is also home to such higher education facilities as the Colorado School of Mines, Colorado Christian University, Red Rocks Community College, Front Range Community College, Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design, Arapahoe Community College, and Warren Tech.

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