Golden is located close to the center of Colorado. Golden is between the Jefferson, Boulder, Gilpin, Clear Creek county. Golden has 9.92 square miles of land area and 0.10 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Golden population is 18,867, which has grown 9.95% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 16.92% and is about the same as the national average rate of 9.71%. Golden median household income is $53,896 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 9.73% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 14.50% and is much lower than the national average rate of 19.17%. Golden median house value is $326,300 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 64.55% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 42.02% and is higher than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Golden is much better than the state average in quality. The Golden area codes are 303, 720.
Golden, CO Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data