University is a neighborhood within Denver, Colorado.
The character of University is exemplified by its slower-paced environment. Access to parks is easy from most locations within neighborhood since there are about 10 of them close by for residents to enjoy. This part of Denver is reasonably quiet overall, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic - although there are still several noisier areas, especially near the railway line or US Highway 87.
In University, roughly 60% of buildings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This neighborhood offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes. The population residing in this area is evenly split between owners and renters. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city occurred before the 1960s.
In this part of Denver, residents will generally be able to get to primary as well as high schools on foot. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. When it comes to eating, it is convenient to get to the nearest grocery store on foot from anywhere in University. In addition, those who like to eat in restaurants will have a good number of choices, and property owners benefit from a few cafes as well. It is also easy to reach a variety of clothing stores on foot.
Walking is quite practical for residents in University; many common errands can be run on foot. The car is very often the preferred approach to get around in University. Many homes for sale are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as US Highway 87, and finding a place to park is quite easy. In contrast, the public transit system in University is rather limited. Thankfully, house owners are served by a few bus lines, and the closest bus stop is typically very close.