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Average Ratings:
Artisticness: 3.5    Calmness: 3.3    Helpfulness: 3.0   
Intellectualness: 3.3    Neatness: 3.8    Outgoingness: 2.8   
Average Resident Personality Test Scores:
Artisticness: 3.03    Calmness: 3.14    Helpfulness: 2.98   
Intellectualness: 3.19    Neatness: 3.35    Outgoingness: 3.23   

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Name: Heather F. | Age: 32 | Gender: Female | ZIP: 80120 | Resident for: 3-5 years | Added on: 2013-08-13
Artisticness: 2   Calmness: 3   Helpfulness: 2   Intelligence: 1   Neatness: 4   Outgoingness: 4   
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What do you like about Denver?
Denver is a beautiful city with a lot of culture. People are more laid back than in most larger cities and its very easy to make friends here. You can go into the city or go outside of it and do outdoor adventures.
What do you dislike about Denver?
The music scene is terrible and the downtown bars (lodo) is riddled with annoying drunk post teens and wannabes of all shapes and sizes. Denver is actually pretty boring at night for a large city unless you are a drunk.
What are your favorite parts of the city to live and/or hang out in? Love Littleton, Denver itself, some parts of Aurora, Westminister and Lakewood.
How expensive is it?
Denver is as expensive as it should be for a large city.
Is it safe? Denver is pretty safe for a large city. The ghettos aren't as bad as they used to be.
How is the weather? The weather is great during the summer. The winter can get cold but it's Colorado.
Additional thoughts?

Great city for young people that want to party or older people that are retiring and don't require much to do. Beautiful and great for outdoorsy types.


Name: Stephen | Age: 36 | Gender: Male | ZIP: 80231 | Resident for: 5-10 years | Added on: 2007-06-21
Artisticness: 4   Calmness: 4   Helpfulness: 4   Intelligence: 4   Neatness: 4   Outgoingness: 4   
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What do you like about Denver? The weather is in general superb. Low humidity in general makes 3 1/2 out of 4 seasons comfortable (sometimes in winter you have to slather on lotion because it gets so dry). Largely Caucasian/Hispanic with a sizable population of Africans, Indian and other cultures make it a great multicultural city without the multicultural hatred you find in so many East Coast cities. Many activities tog et involved in here both indoor and outdoor.

What do you dislike about Denver? There's no ocean here. :) And the winter winds can get incredibly biting at times. Aaaaand the fact that many people seem to be discovering what a gem of a city Denver is, and are moving here, driving up prices, causing housing crowding, and slowly bringing more crime. :(

What are your favorite parts of the city to live and/or hang out in? 16th Street Mall, LoDo, Wash Park/City Park/Cheesman Park, most areas in Boulder, old town Littleton

How expensive is it? I'd say above average for cities its size; primarily because of its isolation from other large cities and therefore longer distance to transport consumer goods. Plus a well-educated, large technological workforce provides a higher than average salary to spend in nearby businesses.

Is it safe? Very safe in general; there used to be some trouble spots around the metro area (very spread out) that seem to have gotten better in recent years.

How is the weather? Blissfully wonderful. Being far away from oceans and sea level makes for a drier climate; which leads to things being more comfortable overall. Summers peak out at about 95 with possibly a smattering edging that 100 degree mark, winters are typically around 10-30 with a handful of subzero days mixed in. Winters are typically mild with the "serious wet snow" (a few feet) hitting between January-April.

Additional thoughts? Denver rocks. Come and visit, but stop moving here. >:) (laugh)


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