Littleton, Colorado

Littleton, Colorado


Population:  48,171t

Elevation: 5,351 ft

County: Jefferson,


Located 20 minutes from Downtown Denver, Littleton is known for its charming historic main street, lined with breweries, art galleries, and boutique shops. Visit Littleton on the weekend and experience Weekends on Main, an al fresco dining experience or an outside local artisan vendor fair, a lively scene, and recipient of the Governor's Award for Downtown Excellence.

The 13-square-mile city was recently ranked as the third safest small city in Colorado, one of the best places to raise a family in America, and a top spot for commuting to Denver as well as one of the best places in the state to retire.

Littleton has top-ranked public and private schools, higher education, and is home to more than 2,000 diverse businesses. Littleton has an open forum to discuss the future of this community including future developments, commercial licensing, and keeping the city unique and beautiful for years to come.

The City of Littleton has over 1,400 acres of parks and open space and more than 200 miles of trails. The Littleton Crabapple Route features seven easily-accessibly miles in the heart of Littleton where people drive, walk and bike to enjoy the fragrance and breathtaking beauty of these spring-blooming trees.


Getting Around

Littleton has two light rail stations and is accessible from downtown via the RTD Light Rail C or D lines.

Located 33 miles or approximately 40 minutes to DIA.