Five Points is a neighborhood within Denver, Colorado.
Those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors will feel at home in Five Points. Finding things to do in this neighborhood is very easy. Despite the fact that there is a limited selection of entertainment venues, there are very often many people around, and with its approximately 30 bars, there are options for nighttime activities. Access to public green spaces from most locations within the neighborhood, like Curtis Park and Vigil Park, is easy since there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in.
In Five Points, many of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, and single detached homes are also present in the housing stock. This part of Denver is primarily composed of two bedroom and one bedroom homes. Roughly 70% of the dwellings in the neighborhood are occupied by renters and 30% are occupied by owners. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city has happened since the year 2000.
It is very often an option for house buyers in this neighborhood to purchase general and specialty groceries on foot. In addition, with 100-odd restaurants and cafes in Five Points, there is usually a spot to get some food or drink just around the corner, for example along Downing Street. It is also easy to access a selection of clothing stores on foot. Regarding education, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to reach on foot from any location in Five Points. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools.
No matter the mode of transportation, it is straightforward to travel in Five Points. Active people will enjoy the very pedestrian-friendly nature of this area; many daily needs are very convenient to carry out by walking, and there are also a good number of businesses in proximity. Residents can count on public transit to get around in this part of the city. For example, property owners can depend on the 38th & Blake Station with access to the A Line. The neighborhood is served by about 20 bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most houses. Five Points is also reasonably car friendly. It is convenient to access a place to park, and many homes for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the closest highway, such as US Highway 87.