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Thornton is a home rule municipality in Adams and Weld counties in the U.S. state of Colorado, located in the northeast quadrant of the Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area. Thornton is 10 miles (16 km) north/northeast of downtown Denver. The United States Census Bureau reported the city’s growing population at 118,772 on April 1, 2010, a 44.2% increase from the 2000 Census population of 82,384. Thornton is the sixth-most populous city in the state of Colorado and the 213th-most populous city in the United States.

Thornton consisted solely of farmland until 1953 when Sam Hoffman purchased a lot off Washington Street about seven miles (11 km) north of Denver. The town he laid out was the first fully planned community in Adams County, and the first to offer full municipal services from a single tax levy, including recreation services and free trash pickup. Thornton was named in honor of Former Colorado Governor Dan Thornton.

The Thornton Community Association (TCA) was formed in 1954 to help guide the new community’s development. By the end of 1955, Thornton had 5,500 residents in over 1,200 homes. The TCA was instrumental in Thornton’s 1956 incorporation as a city. Oyer G. Leary was elected the first mayor.

Major highways in Thornton are I-25, I-76, SH 7, SH 44, SH 224, and E-470.

Thornton is served by the Denver Regional Transportation District (RTD), which provides bus service to Thornton and the rest of the Denver metropolitan area.

The major airport that serves Thornton is Denver International Airport.

Thornton is served primarily by three school districts: Adams County School District 12, Mapleton Public Schools, and Brighton School District 27J. These include four high schools (Thornton High School, Vantage Point High School, Skyview High School, and Horizon High School), five middle schools and fourteen elementary schools. There are several charter schools in or near Thornton: Stargate School, Colorado Virtual Academy, New America School, Westgate Community Charter School.

Thornton has several libraries and is served by the Rangeview Library District.

Thornton has 81 city parks and nearly 2,000 acres (8.1 km2) of parks and open space. There are over 80 miles (130 km) of trails throughout the city. Recreational facilities include the Margaret Carpenter Recreation Center[13] and the Thornton Community Center. Golf courses include the Thorncreek Golf Course and Todd Creek Golf.

Thornton is located at 39°54′11″N 104°57′16″W (39.903043, -104.954406).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 27.2 square miles (70 km2), of which, 26.9 square miles (70 km2) is land and 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2) (1.25%) is water.

Thornton has several shopping areas, such as Larkridge Mall, Thornton Town Center, and Thorncreek Crossing Shopping Center. Larkridge is home to national anchor tenants, big box retailers, and restaurants, and has a pedestrian village. Larkridge is anchored by Colorado’s first Sears Grand store, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Bed, Bath & Beyond, and PetsMart. DaveCo Liquor Store is the largest liquor store in the world.

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Thornton Homes for Sale

RARE opportunity to own 1.4 acre parcel of land with huge opportunity for Live/Work in close proximity to Denver, Boulder and dozens of businesses and developments- LOCATION, LOCATION< LOCATION. You will not find another property like this offering spacious one level Ranch home complete with beautiful new hardwood floors and all new painting and trim! Open floor plan allows for easy entertaining both indoor and out. Four large bedrooms and two full bathrooms, Stainless steel appliances and this is just one of the structures! Lot also offers a 1 bedroom/1 bathroom carriage house perfect for a rental, oversized 2 car garage, 3 Storage Sheds AND a 2400 Square foot warehouse zoned A3. This building has about 1800 sq/ft on main level with a RV height garage door, 440 amp power, previously had full HVAC system and 600 square foot lofted space. This property is priced to sell and offers endless opportunity and just minutes from the new Amazon Distribution Center. $944,000 Active Under Contract

1801 E 144th Avenue Thornton, Colorado

4 Beds 2 Baths 3,123 SqFt 1.290 Acres

Sale Type: Active Under Contract Listing courtesy of Compass - Denver

Check out this stunning move-in ready home! The gourmet kitchen makes a statement with its premium finishes, upgraded cabinets, and stainless steel appliances. The two-story family room boasts a see-thru gas fireplace that's an eye-catcher the moment you walk in the room. Relax in the secluded second-floor master suite that boasts a lavish bath with incredible tile upgrades, a free-standing tub, and ample closet space. The expanded covered porch is ideal for outdoor entertaining. Amenities in the community include a 9 acre park, multi-purpose room with kitchenette, conference rooms, workout area, and pool with hot tub. This home is a must see&#x2014;schedule a tour today! $897,689 Active

14072 Jersey Circle Thornton, Colorado

4 Beds 4 Baths 4,672 SqFt 0.250 Acres

Sale Type: Active Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Preferred Realty

BETTER THAN NEW!  This fully loaded Hayden model sits on a large .2 acre lot and boasts a spacious walkout basement ready for your finishing touches.  Step inside the grand entry and admire this beautiful curved staircase that will have all of your friends talking. The stylish kitchen is loaded with higher end cabinetry, quartz counters and Kitchen Aid appliances.  The oversized island will be the perfect place to gather and admire the stunning view out to the covered deck that spans the back of entire home.  The great room will be perfect for entertaining and features a gorgeous floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace.  The master suite offers a generous walk-in closet and a luxurious bathroom.  This home must be seen to be appreciated as there is too much to list.  Don't miss this one! $849,900 Active

14233 Kearney Loop Thornton, Colorado

4 Beds 4 Baths 5,267 SqFt 0.200 Acres

Sale Type: Active Listing courtesy of Fathom Realty Colorado LLC

Rare & stunning property both inside & out - perfectly located on a 17,120 sqft homesite backing to open space in the coveted "Sanctuary" section of The Haven at York Street. This remodeled home is complete with a gorgeous gourmet kitchen with high-end cabinets, top of the line granite, custom backsplash with a pot filler, huge granite island, built-in beverage refrigerator plus stainless steel appliances including double ovens & a smart refrigerator. The spacious master bedroom boast a five piece bath with frame-less shower enclosure, large soaker tub, two walk-in closets & amazing views. Other improvements include over $20,000 in plantation shutters, refinished spindle rails, new exterior paint, surround sound, a permitted finished basement with a wet bar, spacious rec room with bath & so much more. Two furnaces, two A/Cs & two newer water heaters make this home very efficient. The exterior is equally impressive with an abundance of mature trees & landscape. The front yard offers a large covered front porch & custom landscape design. The backyard is extremely private & tranquil with a border of trees & the large flagstone patio & hot tub create the perfect space to relax. $800,000 Pending

14904 Fillmore Way Thornton, Colorado

6 Beds 5 Baths 5,593 SqFt 0.390 Acres

Sale Type: Pending Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Professionals

An elegant custom ranch with amazing views & privacy on a 2.3-acre lot that is horse property! Private gated entrance to home. Attention to detail is evident from the covered stamped concrete front porch to the walkout finished basement. This stunning home features 6 bedrooms and 3 full baths with 3812 finished square feet. The main level boasts an ultra wide hallway, a master suite with a master bath and walks out to the deck, 2 more bedrooms and another full bath. The dining area is just off the family room & the kitchen features beautiful granite counters and large walk in pantry.  A beautiful sun-room off the dining room with a deck on each side that provides magnificent views of sunsets, mountains, and open space.  The finished walkout basement has 3 bedrooms with a full bath, storage area and large living area for whatever your heart desires that will be the enjoyment for any gatherings.  All this plus an attached 3 car garage, 1800 sq.ft. oversized detached Garage/Workshop and whole house sprinkler system.  This rare amazing home in Thornton will make you feel like you have found your forever dream home. This home is truly a must see! $785,000 Active Under Contract

13841 Quebec Street Thornton, Colorado

6 Beds 3 Baths 3,812 SqFt 2.320 Acres

Sale Type: Active Under Contract Listing courtesy of iHOMES COLORADO

Don&#x2019;t miss this stunning custom 4 bdrm, 5 bath golf course home! In the exclusive Point neighborhood in Hunters Glenn.  Step into the light filled foyer with a bank of curved windows and an open staircase leading to the custom finished walk-out basement.  This home is finished beautifully throughout, you will love the coffered ceiling dining room that has a two sided fireplace that opens to the den/office area, with large windows and a custom wood ceiling. The kitchen is a gourmet cooks dream with soap stone counters, custom cabinetry, gas cook top, coffee bar and desk area with an eat in nook and large pantry.  The vaulted ceilings with skylights flood this area with beautiful natural light. Entertaining is perfect in this home, the kitchen opens up to a very large family room that looks out onto the deck and golf course. Absolutely breathtaking! The master bedroom suite is to die for, you will love the vaulted ceilings, lots of natural light and beautiful en suite with radiant floor heating!  The lower walk-out level is nicely done with hardwood floors, bar/entertaining area and large living room space.  There are two additional jack and jill bedrooms with newly updated bathrooms and lots of storage space!  The Stucco exterior is newly redone as well as a new high impact roof.  This home features wood encased windows, travertine floors, heated snow melt driveway, new carpet and the list goes on! Every surface in this home is spectacular and you will fall in love! This truly is a gorgeous, one of a kind CUSTOM home.  Call today to schedule a showing! $750,000 Active

1094 Thorncreek Court Thornton, Colorado

4 Beds 5 Baths 4,412 SqFt 0.220 Acres

Sale Type: Active Listing courtesy of Resident Realty Colorado

Get a Lower Payment than on any other home!&#xD;&#xA;Seller is a Lender & will buy down your interest rate. Get everything you want at a payment you won&#x2019;t believe.&#xD;&#xA;&#xD;&#xA;Amazing Features for an amazing home! $40K in Landscaping! Stamped and Extended Concrete, Boulders, Trees, Shed. $30K in gorgeous Solid Hickory Flooring and Upgraded non-builder Carpeting. Dramatic Entry Ledge Stone, $6K in Reclaimed Barn Doors, 2 F/P- Great Room and in Master Retreat. Unbelievable Basement Finish. 10K Epoxy Floors, $20K Theater Room with 120&#x201D; Screen, Dolby Sound and Leather Seating. Plantation Shutter on sliding door, Custom Remote Blinds in High-rise Windows. 2 Furnaces, 2 A/C, Finished Garage. Like you, this home is NOT average.&#xD;&#xA;&#xD;&#xA;This beautiful, spacious home has it all! With updated custom hardwood floors and an open floor plan, this house is one you don't want to miss. The massive master bedroom features a master retreat, complete with its very own fireplace. The master bathroom is a true 5 piece that leads to the large walk-in closet. In the basement you'll find a bedroom, bathroom, and a fully customized theater room. This is no ordinary theater room, it boasts Dolby Atmos configured Speakers that will make you feel like you are in the movie. In the back yard you'll find a beautiful lawn and a newly added concrete patio for all of your backyard parties. The huge kitchen has double ovens, granite countertops, a massive island, and stainless steel appliances. $739,900 Active

7821 E 139th Avenue Thornton, Colorado

6 Beds 6 Baths 5,479 SqFt 0.210 Acres

Sale Type: Active Listing courtesy of HomeSmart Cherry Creek

***Contract fell through due to financing, Market value at $800k, NOW remarkably priced at $730k. Will not last long!****Stunning 2 story home in North Thornton, located in The Vistas at Cherrywood Park neighborhood. This 5 bedroom, 5 bathroom home has a gorgeous grand spiral staircase as you enter. You'll love the vaulted ceilings in the family room! Master Suite with a 5-piece bath beautifully carpeted except for the toilet area. 3 additional bedrooms located upstairs, one with an en-suite bathroom and the other two share a jack-n-jill bathroom. Beautifully finished basement, with a recreation, fitness and entertainment area, wet bar, storage room and one additional bedroom with bathroom. Dual furnace (NEW) and A/C units with whole house humidifier. Home has a spacious 3 car garage and Trex deck that spans most of house width, with solar lighting and beautiful landscaping (pond) and 6 person hot-tub. Spectacular kitchen w/butler&#x2019;s pantry, big center island, granite countertops, professional grade appliances. With easy access to walking trails, a beautiful park with incredible views, schools, the new Premium Outlets, Starbucks, Veterinary hospital and Amazon.****Newer Roof**** $730,000 Active

3001 E 140th Avenue Thornton, Colorado

5 Beds 5 Baths 5,074 SqFt 0.180 Acres

Sale Type: Active Listing courtesy of Worth Clark, Inc.

Back on Market! This home is only one year old and in wonderful condition. In order to fully appreciate what this home has to offer, please visit the 3d self directed Matterport tour by clicking on the first virtual tour link.  Located on 1.09 acres and situated higher than neighboring homes to the west, you will experience amazing panoramic mountain views and colorful sunsets. Yes, this home has a HUGE 5 car garage! Plenty of room for your workshop or toys! The kitchen counters and island have granite surfaces as well as a gas range for the gourmet chef. Upgraded stainless steel kitchen appliances are all included. There is a main floor office with French doors. Upstairs, wake to mountain views from the master suite which is distanced from the secondary bedrooms for privacy. The master bath includes a soaking tub, a large shower, and a walk-in closet. All bedrooms as well as the family room have ceiling fans. The laundry room is conveniently located on the bedroom level and both washer and dryer are included. Extensive landscaping, fencing and window coverings, totaling approx $44,000, has been done since the original new build purchase.  The large walk out basement is ready for your finishing touches.  Conveniently located near golf, parks, restaurants, shopping and more. Easy access to DIA.  Home is on pubic water and on-site Septic.  There is a security system which stays, but will require an account with Vivint to be fully functional.  Tour virtually by clicking the tour icon or follow this link.   For builder details including  floor plans and room dimensions, click the second virtual tour link or access the following url: . Please note that masks are required for showings. $729,900 Active Under Contract

12641 Verbena Street Thornton, Colorado

3 Beds 3 Baths 3,668 SqFt 1.090 Acres

Sale Type: Active Under Contract Listing courtesy of HomeSmart Realty Group

This a gorgeous house  two-story Sf 3630 + sf 1544 basement more the 5000 sf&#xD;&#xA; bountiful large island with granite top and stainless appliances&#xD;&#xA;open floor, big elegant cover patio for summer BBQs&#xD;&#xA;the house is very good location close to restaurants,shopping moll and easy access to E-470 and I-25 $719,900 Active

15889 Clayton Way Thornton, Colorado

5 Beds 3 Baths 5,174 SqFt 0.170 Acres

Sale Type: Active Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Realty LLC

Welcome to this gorgeous home in the coveted Thorncreek Golf Course neighborhood!  Upon Entering you are greeted with a stunning curbside impression.  This home is grand in every way! Open entry with a large office and formal dining room on either side. Spacious kitchen filled w/ natural light that opens up into the very large family room with vaulted ceilings.  Upstairs you will find 4 bedrooms and 3 baths.  The master suite is a perfect escape w/ a large en suite, soaking tub and walk in closet! Need more space? Well, This home home has a huge garden level basement w/ 9ft ceilings & lots of space to entertain. Additional bedroom and bath as well as a kitchen area, family room and plenty of storage.  This home has it all...All the BIG ticket items are DONE!  Newer triple pane windows (60K investment) A high efficiency furnace & AC. Whole house water softener system, new frig, oven and convection microwave. Newer roof, with leased 10.8 KW solar system- 80% energy usage, and saves $100 month!&#xD;&#xA;Large 3 car garage with epoxy flooring, bring all the toys there is plenty of space. Garage also has a two level-2 charging station, very convenient!  Backyard is a beautiful space to grab a drink and visit! Bring the grill, gas grill hookups are already installed! Hot tub stays and is a perfect way to end the day!  This is a custom neighborhood and this home has been SO loved!  Come see this home today! $699,950 Active Under Contract

1077 Thorncreek Court Thornton, Colorado

5 Beds 5 Baths 4,636 SqFt 0.220 Acres

Sale Type: Active Under Contract Listing courtesy of Resident Realty Colorado

Welcome to this beautiful home on a 1-acre lot!  This popular two story floor plan features a main floor master suite in addition to a main floor study - main level living at its finest! The open gourmet kitchen showcases gorgeous granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, 42" upper cabinets and a generous dining nook. The formal dining room makes special-occasion entertaining a breeze!  Relax in the grand master suite, with an elegant 5-piece bathroom, walk in closet, and ceiling fan. The private second floor has two additional bedrooms with another full bathroom, perfect for your family or out of town guests! The secondary baths all include granite counters and tile flooring. Endless possibilities can be found in the enormous basement - tons of storage space, or finish it to suit your unique needs!  Enjoy any type of recreation your heart desires, in the HUGE back yard with a nice deck. Why wait for a new build? This home has been very well maintained, and is ready for you to move in and call it your own! $699,000 Pending

12620 Valentia Street Thornton, Colorado

3 Beds 3 Baths 4,292 SqFt 1.150 Acres

Sale Type: Pending Listing courtesy of HQ Homes

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