One of the original 17 counties in the Colorado Territory, Douglas County is a place where the pioneer spirit lives on today. Conveniently situated between Denver and Colorado Springs the county covers 843 square miles of mountains, foothills, and gently rolling plains. With its splendid beauty, incredible mountain views, miles of trails or world class golf, shopping, and dining, there’s something for everyone! In Douglas County the land is not only revered for its beauty but also protected and cherished by all. The county is home to 3 state parks, national forest land, and nearly 50,000 permanently protected acres. With easy access to skiing and snowboarding in the winter to hiking, biking, and golf in the summer its easy to have a year round, active lifestyle.
Douglas County offers so much more than natural beauty and outdoor activities! The county ranks 5th in the United States for job growth over the last 8 years, boasts the highest median household income among Colorado counties and is ranked 8th in the nation for the same category. When you put it all together it’s easy to see why, for the second year in a row, Douglas County ranks in the top ten happiest counties in the United States. Whether you’re already a resident or you’re looking to relocate this wonderful place we call home, I invite you to contact me with any questions or assistance.