About Bennett

Bennett Regional Map

This growing, high plains community lies in Eastern Adams and Arapahoe Counties. Bennett residents enjoy the pleasures of small town western living, clean air, quiet times and friendly neighbors. While retaining these attributes, the residents can also enjoy the urban highlights of Denver only 25 miles from Bennett and the alpine recreation of the great Rocky Mountains only an hour's drive away. Bennett is committed to responsible planned development, economic vitality, a program for public service improvements, and continued parks and trails expansion. Bennett strives to improve the quality of life for all its residents.

Bennett Community Profile

Population (2013 Estimate) 2.411
Square Miles 5.4
Median Age 35
Median Income $58,860
Households 989
Owner Occupied Households 76%
Employed Population 77.6%
Residents Employed in Private Sector 82%
High School Graduation Rate 93%
Miles of Walking and Biking Trails 6.5

Vision Statement


On June 27, 2006, the Board of Trustees adopted the following Vision Statement:

The Town Board of Trustees will proactively manage community needs to develop the Town of Bennett into one of the premier "rural town centers" of Colorado providing optimum levels of service to our citizens.