Athmar Park Homes for Sale
On the western edge of the city bordering Platte Park, Washington (Wash) Park, and Baker, Athmar Park provides its residents with close proximity to Rocky Mountain National Park and all the mountains have to offer for recreation and recharging. Yet, Athmar Park is accessible to city life and its amenities, too. Athmar Park is convenient to I-25, I-470, and I-70 providing corridors to Denver International Airport and access out of the city in all directions.
Charming Tudors and bungalows built in the 1920s and ‘30s house working-class residents and their families. The prices of homes in Athmar Park range from the low $100s to over $700,000 with the average falling in between at approximately $450,000. Huston Lake Park is the central meeting place for residents to bring the little ones and Fido for some fun in the sun.
Vanderbilt and Johnson-Habitat Park are quickly being constructed to provide residents and visitors alike hands-on environmental education. In addition, this quiet working-class neighborhood offers sporting activities and open space in Aspgren Park. There are numerous Asian eateries springing up nearby as well.
Movies in the park, a neighborhood recreation center, tennis courts, a winter ice skating rink and more offer a host of fitness activities for residents of all ages. In addition, there is a bike path along the South Platte Trail System that takes residents for a ride from Thornton to Chatfield.
Students of Athmar Park have a variety of schools to choose from, 5 public and one private K-12 schools serve this area. More students play on interscholastic sports teams than the average for Colorado.