The neighborhood of Utah Park in Aurora, CO, takes its name from the beautiful park it surrounds. Apartments here enjoy the serenity of nature, as well as abundant activities such as Jewell Wetlands Park, sports fields, and more. Proximity to I-225 makes the area convenient to I-25, and downtown Denver is less than a half hour from home.
Apartments in Utah Park, Aurora are much more affordable than their big-city counterparts. Rent for a one bedroom apartment here begins around $700. A two bedroom starts at $839 and a two bedroom, two bath begins at a rent of $879. Deposits are low, and many amenities are offered to residents, including basketball courts, pools, playgrounds and more.
Abundant dining is close to the neighborhood, with fast food choices as well as fine-dining and local restaurants. East Mississippi Avenue is the site of McDonald's, Panda Express, Burger King, Asian Express and more. There are many choices that are located close to your new home in Utah Park, some even within walking distance. Shopping is made easy with Walmart and Target in the vicinity, as well as other shops, including toy stores, sports shops and more.
One of the greatest benefits of living in the neighborhood is Utah Park; it consists of 46 acres and a hilltop overlook as well as fun for the entire family. A new playground provides hours of entertainment for the kiddies, while ball fields and a tennis center keep adults and teens busy. Tennis leagues are hosted, and you might even be part of an exciting tournament. You can run its paths, bike or hike here. And in the summer, a concert series takes place at the park on Thursday evenings, so entertainment for your family is provided close to home.
Cherry Creek Reservoir is a short drive from home and is the site of additional outdoor recreation as well as horseback riding. Golfers will enjoy the proximity of Kennedy Golf Course on the north edge of the park, close to I-225.
Your pets are welcome here, as apartment communities are pet friendly to dogs and cats. Your pup will enjoy being close to Peoria Hills Park as well as the tree-lined streets of the neighborhood. You will be living close to the Aurora Hills Animal Hospital, so your furry friends will get the best of care and attention.
For those working in Denver, local streets can take you into downtown. A popular route is E. 14th Street and E. Alameda Avenue, which takes about 30 minutes from home. Buses also go to Union Station in Denver and run every half hour. The ride takes approximately an hour and a half. Transportation is part of the Regional Transportation District.
Many public schools, part of the Aurora School District, are located close to home, including Ponderosa Elementary School, Village East Elementary School, Wheeling Elementary School, Highline Community Elementary School, Aurora Hills Middle School, Prairie Middle School, Gateway High School and Overland High School. Wood Adventist Christian School and Aurora Expeditionary Learning Academy are also located near your new apartment in Utah Park and are other choices for fine education.