Located midway between Denver and Colorado Springs, Castle Rock is a prime location for individuals looking for both a rural/country residential setting and relatively easy access to major employment centers.
The town is situated 30 miles south of downtown Denver, 20 miles from the Denver Technological Center (DTC) and 35 miles north of Colorado Springs. Castle Rock's close proximity to these urban centers, clean environment, natural beauty of the Colorado foothills and its accessibility to a wide range of recreational amenities make our town an attractive residential community. Castle Rock encompasses 33 square miles and sits in the East Plum Creek Valley at the base of the Rocky Mountains at an elevation of 6,202 feet.
The Town is traversed by Interstate 25, is home to the Outlets at Castle Rock and is the seat of Douglas County. The climate is known as among the nation's best, with more than 300 days of sunshine per year.
It is especially known for all of its recreational offerings. The Town of Castle Rock has nearly 20 parks, more than 50 miles of public trails and nearly 6,000 acres of open space! Its trail system connects most neighborhoods to Historic Downtown! And the new mountain bike trails are a huge hit!
Castle Rock is a wonderful family-friendly town, with tons of activities available. Street festivals, neighborhood concerts, holiday happenings. You can find all of that and more all year long!
The median price for a single-family home in Castle Rock is about $250,000; prices range from the low $100,000's up into the $2-3 Million range!