Arvada is a beautiful first-ring suburb of Denver, the Mile High City. Arvada retains its small-town feel even with its estimated population of 106,433. Established in 1870, Arvada enjoys a rich history, quiet tree-lined neighborhoods, and a robust mix of business. Our strong civic leadership balances quality of life with an understanding and support of business and economic development. The City has been recognized at the state and national level for its business retention program.

The Arvada Economic Development Association (AEDA) is the Arvada community's business-to-government liaison and a strategic resource for business growth. Operationally funded by the City of Arvada, AEDA's board of directors is made up of business and community volunteers dedicated to attracting targeted industries and support current business success. Hazel Hartbarger, Director 720-898-7011 and Ryan Stachelski, Deputy Director 720-898-7016 along with the rest of the AEDA staff are at your service to discuss business opportunities, set-up a tour, or provide you with additional assistance.

Contact AEDA staff directly at 720.898.7010 or bizinfo@arvada.org.

Arvada Profile

Median Age 40.5
Median Household Income $66,542
Number of Higher Education Schools in Surrounding Area 24
Number of Households 42,701
Land Area (sq. mi.) 38.26
Number of Parks within City Limits 90
Number of Trails and Bike Lanes in and surrounding Arvada 230