Stapleton, Denver, CO

Stapleton Neighborhood Guide Denver, CO


Located northeast of downtown Denver, Colorado, the Stapleton neighborhood is an urban-cosmopolitan area celebrated for its modern appeal, green spaces, and accessibility. This vibrant community is a short drive from the Denver International Airport via the I-70, making it an excellent landing spot for frequent flyers. Stapleton is well-known for its pedestrian-friendly layout with a variety of housing options, restaurants, boutique shops, and parks. It also hosts several annual events like the Stapleton Beer Festival, making it a lively area to reside.

What You Will Love About Stapleton, Denver, Colorado

  • The well-planned community of Stapleton blends urban sophistication with the charm of suburban living.
  • It offers numerous parks and open spaces, perfect for outdoor enthusiasts.
  • The community embraces a mixed-use approach, having a good balance of residential, commercial, and recreational spaces.

What’s Nearby

Stapleton is in close proximity to Denver's city center, boasting easy access to its bustling business district and cultural attractions. Also nearby is the Denver Zoo and the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, both located in City Park.

The Rental Market

The rental market in Stapleton has seen steady rates over the past year. For a 1-bedroom apartment, the average rent is around $2,077. The minimum average price is $1,872, with the highest average price pegged at $2,147.

Rental Price Stability

Rental prices in Stapleton have been relatively stable, with a standard deviation of just $79.5 over the last 12 months. This consistency provides renters with a reliable cost expectation when considering this neighborhood.


Living in Stapleton means experiencing a dynamic lifestyle in an urban neighborhood with a suburban feel. There are always opportunities for residents to engage in, from community events to exploring local parks. Moreover, with a variety of dining, shopping, and recreational options, there is always something to do in Stapleton.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 203 restaurants, 60 grocery stores, and 38 parks within a mile of the Stapleton neighborhood.

    Udi's Healthy Foods

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.6 miles

    4735 Florence St

    The Shops At Northfield

    Retail, Shopping Mall, Shopping Plaza

    0.9 miles

    8340 E Northfield Blvd

    Sprouts Farmers Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Farmers Market, Grocery Store

    1.0 mile

    3555 Central Park Blvd


    Retail, Big Box Store

    1.1 miles

    7930 E Northfield Blvd

    Regus - Colorado, Denver - Northfield at Stapleton

    Business and Professional Services, Security and Safety, Retail, Shopping Mall

    1.1 miles

    G, 8354 Northfield Blvd, #3700

    Walmart Grocery Pickup & Delivery

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.1 miles

    7800 Smith Rd

Stapleton Apartments and Rentals

145 Rental properties in Stapleton, Denver, CO.

  • MAA Milepost 35 property


    MAA Milepost 35

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    607–1386 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Circa Fitzsimons Apartments property


    Circa Fitzsimons Apartments

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    636–1357 Sqft

    8 Units Available

  • 21 Fitzsimons Apartment Homes property


    21 Fitzsimons Apartment Homes

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    494–1823 Sqft

    8 Units Available

  • The Fremont Residences property


    The Fremont Residences

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–3 Baths

    435–1559 Sqft

    5 Units Available

  • Solana Beeler Park Apartments property


    Solana Beeler Park Apartments

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    534–1364 Sqft

    Available 8/15

  • 1245 Wabash St property


    1245 Wabash St

    4 Beds • 3 Baths

    2306 Sqft

    Available 8/15

Cost of Living

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Stapleton Demographics

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Stapleton Reviews

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  • Area Has Litter


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  • Mostly Older Buildings


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Stapleton Transportation

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Somewhat Walkable

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The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Very Bikeable

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Some Transit

1 train stop, 1 other stop

Colorado Distribution Group


11551 E 45th Ave

RTD Rail - Peoria Station

Train Stop

11800 Smith Rd


Stapleton Schools

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