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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

Extraordinary Main Floor Master 2 Story in Glen Eagle Estates. Open, flowing, entertaining floorplan with 7 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, 2 study's, spacious loft, extensive hardwood flooring, walk-out basement all nestled on a 3/4 acre private home site. Superior craftsmanship throughout; open flowing design with LED lighting inside and out with spray foam insulated exterior walls. Check out $/square footage is below market comp's. $1,299,900 Active

12989 Valentia Street Thornton, Colorado

7 Beds 7 Baths 8,182 SqFt 0.700 Acres

Active Listing courtesy of RE/MAX NORTHWEST INC

Come see this phenominal 3450 sq ft ranch in beautiful Heritage Todd Creek!  This spacious and sprawling ranch-style luxury home offers three spacious bedrooms with private full-sized bathrooms and walk-in closets!  In addition, this home also includes a study, retreat, and formal dining room. The gourmet kitchen features an oversized kitchen island and casual dining area adjacent to the spacious great room, and the three car garage comes with added storage space that’s perfect size for your golf court!  Lastly, the lot is about as good as it gets with golf course and water views!  Set your private viewing on this Legend Series Lennar home today! $942,757 Active

15218 Roslyn Street Thornton, Colorado

3 Beds 3 Baths 6,900 SqFt 0.200 Acres

Active Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Unlimited Inc

Incredible mountain views with 0.6 acre lot in sought-after Gleaneagle Estates! Very rare ranch style home with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms on the main floor, plus a guest suite and bathroom in the walk-out basement which is otherwise ready for you to customize for your needs! Main floor has incredible mountain/sunset views from the master suite with 5-pieve bathroom, family room, Colorado room, kitchen and eating area! There are custom finishes throughout, starting with extensive professional exterior landscaping, wide-plank hickory hardwood floors, custom stone and tile work throughout and so much more! Chef’s dream kitchen with double ovens, 5-burner gas range, granite counters, stainless appliances, walk-in pantry as well as butler's pantry with wine refrigerator. Luxurious finishes everywhere you look! This home and yard have been impeccably maintained! All of this plus a 3-car garage and semi-circle front drive! $850,000 Under Contract

8382 E 130th Avenue Thornton, Colorado

5 Beds 4 Baths 5,741 SqFt 0.610 Acres

Under Contract Listing courtesy of Kentwood Real Estate City Properties

!!!Impeccable home in Lake Avery Estates with Beautiful landscape all around, Stunning Interior and a 5 Car Garage for all your Cars and Toys!  Walk in and experience the LUXURIOUS and spacious Open Floor Plan with vaulted ceilings.  KITCHEN, KITCHEN, KITCHEN!  Looking for new Stainless appliances? Standing in the Gourmet kitchen you'll admire the Granite counter tops and how the home flows perfectly for entertaining, family gatherings and meals. Not to mention a Butlers Pantry! The MASTER BEDROOM is a retreat that offers a fireplace and Spacious 5 Piece Bath. Every is Spacious w/their own bathroom. COME SEE FOR YOURSELF!!! in the backyard you'll fall in love with the patio, landscape and water feature!  Features of note: instant hot water, 2 new furnaces, 2 air conditioning units, radon mitigation system, and a security system.  P.s. there's an Exclusive Community Lake for Homeowners where you can fish and use small boats. Plus it's next to trails and open space. $834,000 Active

15 Blue Heron Drive Thornton, Colorado

6 Beds 7 Baths 5,436 SqFt 0.530 Acres

Active Listing courtesy of Resident Realty Colorado

Welcome to this stunning home in desirable Hawk Ridge! Mountain and valley views from every window are breathtaking! Upon entering the foyer, you'll be greeted with gleaming hardwood floors, high ceiling and many large windows. Kitchen features black quartz counter tops, custom cabinets with specialized pull outs, double oven, gas stove with hood, pantry, counter seating, and breakfast nook. It opens into the large living room with gas fireplace and adjacent private office. Relax in the secluded living room or dine in the the elegant dining room and take in Colorado beauty. Retreat to the oversize master bedroom, featuring a 5 piece bath with jetted tub and walk in closet. Upstairs is complete with a loft, two bedrooms sharing a 2 sink Jack-n-Jill bath/walk in closet and forth bedroom with full bath . The basement offers a spectacular movie theater, full bath and walk out entrance. Step outside and enjoy the huge deck. Perfect for entertaining! Over sized 3 car garage. You'll love it!! $824,900 Active

10381 E 142nd Avenue Thornton, Colorado

4 Beds 5 Baths 5,327 SqFt 1.820 Acres

Active Listing courtesy of MB BELLISSIMO HOMES

Welcome home to Lennar Homes at Heritage Todd Creek!  Discover the Irwin, a sprawling ranch-style single-story luxury home that boasts a modern, open floorplan! This home provides two bedrooms, each with their own full-sized bathroom and walk-in closets, a study, a formal dining room, huge open concept family room, gourmet kitchen and nook, a great covered backyard deck and a split three-car garage across approximately 2,820 square feet of living space! This current Model home has all of the options that you would come to expect, including but not limited to:  Upgraded marble floor insets, intricate tile details. 2 sided fireplace with room to entertain, and Tray ceilings in Foyer and Master Bedroom!  Also, do not forget about the lot!  Marvelous Golf Course and Water views!  Expect Lennar quality! $820,917 Active

15210 Roslyn Street Thornton, Colorado

2 Beds 3 Baths 5,640 SqFt 0.190 Acres

Active Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Unlimited Inc

Amazing Open Style Ranch Home at desirable Lake Avery Estates Sub-division in nearly 30,000 sq ft lot and 4 car garage. A Spectacular Sweeping Views. The Open Crafted Floor-plan is Seamlessly Connected by Hardwood Flooring Throughout. Enormous Great Room Opens to The Amazing Kitchen with White Slab Marble Counters, with Stainless Appliances, Tall Cabinets, Fireplace, & Incredible plan, and Ample Storage. There are two Master Suite Features a Walk-In Closet, Large En-Suite Bathroom. The basement is Unfinished but has 2,863 SF of Space that is Ready for Bar & Entertainment Room and Plenty of Space for Additional Bedrooms. Schedule your private tour today!  https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=cqvya9iL4jk&play=1 $799,990 Active

38 Blue Heron Drive Thornton, Colorado

3 Beds 3 Baths 5,726 SqFt 0.680 Acres

Active Listing courtesy of Your Castle Realty LLC

Ask about seller offered cash back incentives on this home!100% completely remodeled in 2013! New plumbing, wiring, and ducting. Welcome yourself into the incredible open floor plan of this home including, tile & carpet and spacious family/dining room. Enter the the fabulous custom kitchen that includes granite countertops with breakfast bar, updated cabinets with lots of storage, stainless steel appliances, including french door refrigerator, and under-tile heating. Large windows allow for incredible views to all directions and great natural light. All 3 bedrooms in this home feature large closet space! Gorgeous modern Master bath features including under-tile heating! Lower level includes a large living space and full bar! The backyard features a separate matching workshop 30 x 50  with 10 ft door & 14 ft door for large motor-home/semi truck. Home is wired for infrared security and has second fuse box with outside plug for generator to run electricity during power outage/emergency. $775,000 Active

13731 Quebec Street Thornton, Colorado

3 Beds 3 Baths 3,664 SqFt 2.320 Acres

Active Listing courtesy of TRELORA Colorado

BEAUTIFUL MOVE IN READY LARGER CONTEMPORARY OPEN FLOOR PLAN RANCH + GARDEN LEVEL FULL BASEMENT TO DEVELOP! PREMIUM LOT-REAR FACES THE 17TH HOLE OF GOLF COURSE SEEN FROM KITCHEN, GREAT ROOM, MASTER BEDROOM AND COVERED TREK DECK! FRONT SIDE FACES ANOTHER GOLF COURSE GREEN WITH NO HOME SITE IN FRONT, ONLY GREENBELT! VERY HIGH CEILINGS AND 8 FT DOORS THROUGHOUT. PEWTER HINGES AND HANDLES WHOLE HOUSE. BEAUTIFUL FLOORING CHOICES, DARKER WOOD, TILE AND UPGRADED CARPET IN 2 BEDROOMS ONLY. OVER-SIZED KITCHEN GRANITE ISLAND WITH CABINETS BELOW, OVER HANGS FOR BAR STOOLS. LATEST ENERGY EFFICIENT FEATURES. PROFESSIONAL LANDSCAPING, MINIMUM IRRIGATION NEEDED + GAS FIRE PIT AREA IN BACK. SURROUND SOUND WIRED; NEW INTERIOR CUSTOM PAINT AND DESIGNER FEATURES WITH MATCHING WINDOW PLEATED WHITE FABRIC BLINDS ON WINDOWS. SOME UP OR DOWN PULL (PRIVACY) IN BEDROOMS. CLOSE TO CLUBHOUSE, HAS BAR, RESTAURANT, MEETING ROOMS, TENNIS COURTS, POOL. EZ 20 MINS. TO DIA, DENVER, BOULDER & SHOPPING CENTER & EATERIES! $775,000 Active

15274 ROSLYN Street Thornton, Colorado

2 Beds 3 Baths 5,616 SqFt 0.200 Acres

Active Listing courtesy of MB MCCAIN R E CO

A very rare find in the The Heaven.  These large Sanctuary lot homes don't remain on the market for long so don't delay!! A Premier 1/2+ acre Park lot with views, and it backs to the community park!  This home is truly Majestic with it's ultra high vaults, exotic hardwood floors, large picture windows, quality granite & quartz counter tops, Cherry cabinetry, and a fully finished basement, with wet bar. Perfect for entertaining friends and family.  Other unique features include a duel high efficiency heating and cooling system, an over-sized 3 car garage, beautiful mature landscaping, and a new roof (installed  8/14/2019), high end berber carpeting, quality stainless steel appliances. Super location close to I-25, shopping, E-470, RTD, and just a short walk to Silver Creek elementary, Rocky Top Middle School, and Mountain Range High school. The community pool is just a few steps away! This home truly has it all and is located in one of Thornton's premier subdivisions!  Act today... $755,000 Active

14915 Fillmore Way Thornton, Colorado

4 Beds 4 Baths 4,383 SqFt 0.550 Acres

Active Listing courtesy of MB Kassel & Company

Welcome to this wonderful ranch style home complete with every high end finish imaginable. Perfectly situated on 1+ acre in a fabulous location backing to public open space w/Mountain views. This is the former capital Pacific Model home, This is a must see from the built-ins to the lavish amount of wood, tile, granite and travertine in this home. The Back yard has a stamped concrete patio, putting green and play area for the children. Ample area in the basement for a movie, game room or ? complete with a wine room and full wet bar/kitchen/entertainment area that will Wow the most discriminating Buyers. New roof and New sprinkler system 2018. New carpet installed throughout since photos were taken. $735,000 Under Contract

12725 Uinta Street Thornton, Colorado

3 Beds 4 Baths 4,442 SqFt 1.110 Acres

Under Contract Listing courtesy of RE/MAX NORTHWEST INC

Former model home available now as-is! Furniture and accessories do not convey! Ranch home with spacious foyer, open concept living, dining, gourmet kitchen with island and great room. Dining area leads to large covered outdoor deck. Full, finished walkout basement. Convenient built-in desk. The private master offers a five-piece bath and large walk-in closet. Love living at Lewis Pointe with the park, playground, walking trails and its convenient location. Known for their energy-efficient features, our homes help you live a healthier, quieter lifestyle while saving you thousands of dollars on your utility bills. $699,990 Under Contract

14385 Dahlia Street Thornton, Colorado

3 Beds 3 Baths 4,010 SqFt 0.210 Acres

Under Contract Listing courtesy of Kerrie A. Young (Independent)

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