Living in Centennial, CO

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Centennial SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
9.5
Education
9.5
Commute
6

Centennial, CO Crime Report

2,160
Total Crimes
1,934.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-24.67%
Below National Average

Centennial, CO Cost Of Living

124
Centennial's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average

Centennial, Colorado Info Snack

The City of Centennial is a Home Rule Municipality located in Arapahoe County, Colorado, United States. The city population was 100,377 at the 2010 United States Census. Centennial is a part of the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area. Centennial is the tenth most populous municipality in the state of Colorado and its 2001 city incorporation was the largest in U.S. history. Centennial is ranked as the 15th-safest city in the country.
Population
109,505
Unemployment
3.4%
Poverty
3.7%
Median Home
$398,700
Median Income
$105,974
Median Rent
$1,679

Centennial, CO Photos

Rankings for Centennial in Colorado

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Map Of Centennial, CO

Population over time in Centennial

Year Population % Change
2017 109,505 1.0%
2016 108,448 0.5%
2015 107,862 1.2%
2014 106,604 2.3%
2013 104,213 1.5%
2012 102,625 1.3%
2011 101,339 0.7%
2010 100,643 0.6%
2009 99,999 -
Crime/100k Centennial CO USA
Violent Crime 180.9 397.2 368.9
Murder 1.8 3.7 5.0
Robbery 25.1 66.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 112.0 255.4 246.8
Property Crime 1753.8 2671.6 2199.5
Burglary 240.0 375.2 376.0
Larceny 1337.3 1915.9 1594.6
Car Theft 176.5 380.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Centennial

White
80.0% (87,554)
African American
2.6% (2,805)
American Indian
0.2% (273)
Asian
5.1% (5,556)
Hawaiian
0.1% (128)
Other
0.3% (314)
Two Or More
2.7% (2,910)
Hispanic
9.1% (9,965)
Race Centennial CO USA
White 80.0% 68.3% 61.1%
African American 2.6% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 5.1% 3.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.1% 21.4% 17.8%

Household Income For Centennial, Colorado

Less than $10,000
2.2% (246,311)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.8% (84,678)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.9% (315,542)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.5% (493,725)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.1% (774,790)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.0% (1,749,829)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.3% (1,453,593)
$100,000 to $149,999
24.9% (2,727,626)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.0% (1,428,218)
$200,000 or more
15.3% (1,676,184)
Income Centennial CO USA
Less than $10,000 2.2% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.8% 3.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.9% 7.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.5% 8.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.1% 12.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.0% 17.8% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.3% 13.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 24.9% 16.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.0% 7.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 15.3% 7.9% 7.0%

Gender in Centennial

Female
49.9% (54,636)
Male
50.1% (54,869)
Gender Centennial CO USA
Female 49.9% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 50.1% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Centennial for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (2,190)
High School / GED
14.0% (15,330)
Some College
19.0% (20,805)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (8,760)
Bachelor's Degree
35.0% (38,326)
Master's Degree
17.0% (18,615)
Professional Degree
3.0% (3,285)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (2,190)
Education Centennial CO USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 35.0% 25.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 17.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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