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Positioned For Growth

Over 1,400 acres of greenfield sites available for development. Much of it shovel-ready with infrastructure in place.

Location Quotient

At the center of Denver’s transportation network, Thornton is just 20 minutes from Denver International Airport and 10 minutes from downtown Denver, drawing from a workforce of over 3 million people and all the amenities the Denver metro area has to offer.

Building the Future

From the $500 Million Thornton Water Project able to provide enough water through city buildout and FasTracks providing commuter rail service through the heart of the city, to the 10 interchanges off of I-25 and E-470, Thornton is ready for future development.

Development Quality

With over $350 Million in quality development opening in 2018 in the north I-25 corridor alone, Thornton is experiencing unprecedented quality growth. From the amazing Simon Premium Outlets and Amazon fulfillment and robotics center employing over 1,500 people, to projects that are planned or underway in every area of the city, Thornton is seeking quality development.

A Diverse Community, Poised for Growth

Only half built-out, Thornton has over 1400 acres of greenfield sites ready for development. With over $350 million in quality development opening in 2018 along the I-25 corridor, the city is experiencing unprecedented growth. Our central location at the center of Denver’s transportation network lends us all the amenities of the Metro area and a workforce of over 3 million to draw from. Ongoing infrastructure improvement projects ensure the city is ready for further development now and in the future.

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The most pleasant surprise has been how attentive the Economic Development team is! They don't forget about you; they check in often.LaVonda Jeffrey, President, Intrex Aerospace
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Thornton has a great mix of diverse businesses with easy access to other parts of the metro area. We especially love our office park, where our retail café serves members of the Thornton working community like Adams 12 School District & Intrex Aerospace. Thornton has been a great partner for Allegro – and we’re looking forward to a lasting relationship for years to come.Susan Drexel, Director of Plant Operations and Purchasing, Allegro Coffee Company
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Our experience with the city of Thornton has been awesome! The city and the people of Thornton have been very supportive!Scott & Deb Tucker, Owners, Mother Tucker Brewery
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We brought a new location of our business to Thornton because we saw a great opportunity with all of the city's expansion and so many families moving out here.Kristy Socarrás Bigelow, Owner, Cuba Cuba Sandwicheria
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Working with the city has been really good. We get support and good communication from all levels. Everyone has made having a business here worth having!Rick Morgan, General Manager, Total Beverage
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Not knowing what to expect when opening a small business in a new city can be scary. I was expecting a “typical” government customer service experience but was surprised to meet all of the young, knowledgeable, helpful and friendly staff. It was refreshing to receive so much support and help along the way!Lenard Rodriguez, Owner, Grandma's Sweet Tooth