Known for its strong business background and its potential for growth, this is a highly desired area in which to live. Recently ranked the 7th wealthiest county, there is no question that Douglas County is prospering and expanding. With upscale towns like Highlands Ranch and Parker, it is becoming a fantastic place to call home. Along with a strong business sector the county has some of the lowest tax rates in the country as well as an excellent education system. Four of the top rated high schools are located in Douglas County (Highlands Ranch, Mountain Vista, Ponderosa and Thunderridge).
There is no shortage of things to do. With tons of open space, parks and trails you will be able to enjoy beautiful Colorado to the fullest. The Colorado Horse Park is located in Parker for equestrian lovers. There is also an event center and many historical sites if you favor arts and culture. Libraries and shopping malls are in abundance so you will have no trouble filling your spare time with lots of fun activities in Douglas County!
Towns in Douglas County: (click on town names for more info)