Niwot

Niwot is a quaint and picturesque town that offers a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Welcome to Niwot

Niwot is a small town located in Boulder County, Colorado, United States. It is named after Chief Niwot, an Arapaho Indian leader who once lived in the area. Niwot is situated along the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and is surrounded by scenic views of open space, rolling hills, and towering mountains.

The town has a population of around 5,000 people and covers an area of 2.2 square miles. Niwot is known for its small-town charm, rich history, and vibrant community. The town has a thriving downtown area that features a variety of local businesses, including restaurants, coffee shops, boutiques, and galleries.

Niwot is also home to several parks and trails, such as the Niwot Loop Trail, which offers stunning views of the mountains and the surrounding countryside. The town hosts several annual events and festivals, including the Niwot Oktoberfest, the Niwot Jazz on 2nd Ave Festival, and the Niwot Farmers Market.

Overall, Niwot is a quaint and picturesque town that offers a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. It is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts, history buffs, and those looking for a peaceful and scenic retreat.

Overview for Niwot, CO

4,216 people live in Niwot, where the median age is 47.1 and the average individual income is $77,640. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

4,216

Total Population

47.1 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$77,640

Average individual Income

Around Niwot, CO

There's plenty to do around Niwot, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

7
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
37
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Robin Chocolates, Niwot Children's Park, and Shri Studios.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $$$ 3.68 miles 32 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.02 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.91 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.84 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.16 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 3.69 miles 17 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Niwot, CO

Niwot has 1,651 households, with an average household size of 2.55. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Niwot do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 4,216 people call Niwot home. The population density is 1,055.08 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

4,216

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

47.1

Median Age

47.68 / 52.32%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
1,651

Total Households

2.55

Average Household Size

$77,640

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
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Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Niwot, CO

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The following schools are within or nearby Niwot. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Niwot Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Rocky Mountain Christian Academy
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
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