Golden prides itself on its world-class outdoor recreation, local charm, and cultural attractions. Founded in 1859, Golden is a former gold rush town between North and South Table Mountains and the Rocky Mountains The town’s largest attraction is the Coors Brewery, the biggest single-site brewery in the world, that offers free tours daily. The streets downtown have an assortment of independently owned shops and restaurants, making it one of the most interesting towns on the front range.
The median listing home price is $550,000 and the median listing home price per square foot is $225. Golden consists of 35 neighborhoods and has 58 schools – 24 elementary schools, 15 middle schools, 13 high schools and 6 private & charter schools.