Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Setting
    Small City
  • Population
    94,194
  • Population Density
    1,994 people/sq.mi.
  • Size
    47 sq.mi.
  • Reviews
    127 3.4
Greeley is a small city in Colorado with 94,194 residents. It has average home values, average rent costs, and average unemployment levels. Its citizens generally have average education levels and average income levels.

Ratings and Reviews
3.4 from 127 reviews
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    • 3
    Weather at Greeley: It's cold which is not a personal preference
    • 4
    Food & Drink at Greeley: Lots of locally family owned restrauants
    • 3
    Employment at Greeley: Abiut average for a college town
    • 5
    Local Businesses at Greeley: The local businesses are the best in town and offer numerous student discounts
    • 4
    Overall Experience at Greeley: Not much to do, but a great place to live nonetheless.

Nearby Towns

Niche Grade Name Population
3.00 Greeley Township 126,091
2.00 Garden City 308
2.66 Evans 19,030
4.00 Windsor Township 19,479
4.00 Windsor 19,263
3.33 Johnstown-Milliken Township 25,872

ZIP Codes

Niche Grade Name Population
3.00 80634 54,656
2.66 80631 49,501
4.00 80550 21,106
3.00 80543 5,832

Top Public Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
3.66 Eaton Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.33 Benjamin Eaton Elementary School Public 3-5 Elementary
3.33 Galeton Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
3.33 Windsor Charter Academy Public, Charter K-8 Elementary, Middle
3.33 Severance Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.33 University Schools Public, Charter K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
3.33 Mountain View Elementary School Public 3-5 Elementary
3.33 Windsor Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.33 Skyview Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Union Colony Preparatory School Public, Charter 6-12 Middle, High
3.00 Range View Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Eaton Elementary School Public PK, K-2 Pre-K, Elementary
3.33 Frontier Charter Academy Public, Charter K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
3.00 Grandview Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 McAuliffe Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Eaton High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 Greeley Central High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Knowledge Quest Academy Public, Charter K-8 Elementary, Middle
2.66 Letford Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 Chappelow Arts Literacy Magnet School Public, Magnet PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.66 Monfort Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
2.66 Tozer Elementary School Public PK, K-2 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Pioneer Ridge Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
2.66 Shawsheen Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
Jefferson High School Public, Alternative 9-12 High

Top Private Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
2.00 Resurrection Christian School Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
1.66 Dayspring Christian Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Immanuel Lutheran School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
St. Mary Catholic School Private, Religious K-8 Elementary, Middle
The Childrens Workshop Private PK, K Pre-K, Elementary
Mountain View Academy Private PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
Trinity Lutheran School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
Loveland Protestant Reformed Christian School Private, Religious K-9 Elementary, Middle
Adventist Christian School Private, Religious K-8 Elementary, Middle

Top Colleges

Niche Grade Name
3.66 Colorado State University
2.66 University of Northern Colorado
Aims Community College
IBMC College
CollegeAmerica - Fort Collins
Hair Dynamics Education Center
Regency Beauty Institute - Fort Collins
Academy of Natural Therapy
Healing Arts Institute - Colorado
Cheeks International Academy of Beauty Culture - Greeley
Cheeks International Academy of Beauty Culture - Fort Collins
Longs Peak Academy

Around Greeley

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Demographics

Racial Diversity

Greeley, CO United States Colorado
White 59.18% 63.25% 69.68%
Hispanic 35.48% 16.62% 20.78%
African American 1.90% 12.23% 3.78%
Asian 1.29% 4.83% 2.71%
Multiracial 1.21% 2.05% 2.23%
Native American 0.53% 0.66% 0.54%
Other 0.33% 0.19% 0.16%
Pacific Islander 0.07% 0.16% 0.11%

Age

Greeley, CO United States Colorado
9 years and under 15% 13% 13%
10 to 17 years 11% 11% 10%
18 to 24 years 17% 10% 10%
25 to 34 years 14% 13% 15%
35 to 44 years 13% 13% 14%
45 to 54 years 10% 14% 14%
55 to 64 years 10% 12% 12%
65 and over 11% 13% 11%

Education Levels

Greeley, CO United States Colorado
Less than a high school diploma 17% 14% 10%
High school diploma or equivalent 25% 28% 22%
Some college or associate degree 32% 29% 31%
Bachelor's degree 17% 18% 24%
Master's degree or higher 9% 11% 13%

Gender

Greeley, CO United States Colorado
Male 49.1% 49.2% 50.2%
Female 50.9% 50.8% 49.8%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

Greeley, CO United States Colorado
Rent 43.4% 35.1% 34.6%
Own 56.6% 64.9% 65.4%

Crime Rates

Annual Violent Crimes (per 100,000)

Greeley, CO United States Colorado
Assault 361.0 278.9 221.1
Murder 2.1 5.0 3.7
Rape 77.0 15.3
Robbery 70.8 159.8 79.9

Annual Property Crimes (per 100,000)

Greeley, CO United States Colorado
Burglary 494.2 573.5 555.5
Larceny 2661.5 2079.6 2344.1
Motor vehicle theft 193.5 235.5 288.6

Income

Weather

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Avg. High Avg. Low
46°
17°
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68°
35°
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48°
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55°
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Precipitation
0.5"
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1.1"
1.8"
2.4"
1.9"
1.7"
1.5"
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Snowfall
6.3"
4.4"
8.3"
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6.9"
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    Avg. Temps

  • 46°
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    28°
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    35°
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  • 0.5"
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  • 6.3"
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Resident Opinions

In which direction are these things in this area generally going?     Based on 6 responses

Getting worse
Getting better
  • Schools/education
  • Crime/safety
  • Employment/jobs
  • Home values
  • Local government
  • New residents moving in
  • New businesses/restaurants opening
  • Overall quality of life

Rate this area on the following topics:     Based on 7 responses

Very poor
Excellent
  • Cost of living
  • Quality of life
  • Things to do and see
  • The people

How likely are you to still be in this area in:     Based on 7 responses

Very unlikely
Very likely
  • 1 year
  • 5 years
  • 10 years
  • 20 years
  • Forever

How would you describe the local atmosphere of the area where you live?     Based on 7 responses

  • 29% Always something fun and interesting going on.
  • 43% Usually plenty of things to do, but there is some down time.
  • 29% There are occasionally fun things to do, but it can get boring around here.
  • 0% There is never anything to do.

If you could do it all over again, would you still choose to live in this area?     Based on 7 responses

  • 71% Yes
  • 14% Not sure
  • 14% No

In terms of overall quality of life, how would you rank this neighborhood compared to other neighborhoods in the area?     Based on 7 responses

  • 29% Top 1%
  • 0% Top 5%
  • 0% Top 10%
  • 0% Top 25%
  • 71% Top 50%
  • 0% Bottom 50%

In terms of overall quality of life, how would you rank the area you live in comparison to everywhere else in the country?     Based on 8 responses

  • 0% Top 1%
  • 12% Top 5%
  • 12% Top 10%
  • 25% Top 25%
  • 38% Top 50%
  • 12% Bottom 50%

In general, has this area become a better or worse place to live since you first moved there?     Based on 8 responses

  • 25% Significantly better
  • 38% Slightly better
  • 25% Same
  • 12% Slightly worse
  • 0% Significantly worse

What one word or phrase best describes this area?     Based on 7 responses

  • 29% Greeley really is the place to be
  • 29% Unique
  • 29% Normal
  • 14% Disappointing

What is your overall opinion of this area?     Based on 7 responses

  • 29% I love everything about it.
  • 29% I like mostly everything about this area, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 43% This area is okay. There are a lot of things I wish were different.
  • 0% I hate this area.

What initiatives is this area taking to make the community a better place?     Based on 7 responses

  • 43% Adding businesses, jobs to the community
  • 29% Nothing
  • 14% Operatio Safe Stay
  • 14% Arresting homeless people for no reason

What are the best things about the area where you live?     Based on 8 responses

  • 44% The people are friendly
  • 33% There is a slow pace to life here, relaxed
  • 22% Cheap rent

What are the worst things about the area where you live?     Based on 7 responses

  • 44% Smell
  • 33% Price of Rent
  • 11% Price of Food
  • 11% Hydrolic Fracturing

What are the best things about this state?     Based on 6 responses

  • 80% The mountains and the weather.
  • 20% The legalization of marijuana
  • 0% Scenery

What are the worst things about this state?     Based on 5 responses

  • 60% The legalization of marijuana.
  • 40% Weather changes