Berkley is an unincorporated community situated in the Denver - Aurora metropolitan area, which is part of Colorado, United States.
Berkley offers a calm environment and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This unincorporated community is reasonably quiet, as noise from streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several noisier areas, especially close to one of the railway lines or Interstate 76. Lastly, it is easy to reach parks since there are a few of them nearby for residents to check out.
The median year of construction for houses in Berkley is 1974. Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing many of buildings in this unincorporated community, whereas the rest are mainly mobile homes. Home owners occupy around 55% of the units in Berkley and 45% are rented. This part of the Denver - Aurora metropolitan area has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
The nearest grocery store in Berkley is generally only a rather short walk away. A small variety of restaurants and cafes is available as well. With respect to education, there are only a few high schools and primary schools in Berkley and accordingly they can be a long walk away. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools.
Driving is usually the favored transportation option in this part of the Denver - Aurora metropolitan area. Most homes for sale are a short drive from the closest highway, such as Interstate 76, and it is very easy to come across a place to park. However, getting around by transit can be challenging in this part of the Denver - Aurora metropolitan area by reason of the infrequent service. Nonetheless, property owners benefit from the Westminster Station on the B Line. There are a few bus lines traversing the unincorporated community, and it is very convenient to find a nearby bus stop from most residences. Walking is not very common in Berkley, although many daily errands can be run on foot.