Gunbarrel, Colorado

view from gunbarrel coloradoGunbarrel is considered a part of the City of Boulder where residents have Boulder Addresses. Gunbarrel is home to the Boulder Country club and 27 hole golf course as well as many acres of open space. Twin Lakes, a haven for wetland wildlife, is located in the heart of Gunbarrel area and the Boulder Reservoir, located just west of town, is the region’s most popular destination for boating, swimming and fishing. Gunbarrel is surrounded by beautiful farms and Boulder County Open Space.

Gunbarrel has multiple corporate businesses headquarters within the business park area including alongside Diagonal Highway including Crispin Porter + Bogusky, renown advertising agency, Kelty, manufacturer of high-end backpacks, tents, and sleeping bags and Celestial Seasonings, a tea company.

The new Gunbarrel Center currently in construction will add a 251 market-rate apartments, 22,000 square feet of retail space, a pedestrian-oriented “Main Street,” a park and structured parking.

Real Estate Market Stats

Zillow Home Value Index: $552,800

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $552,800 $203,400
Median Single Family Home Value $611,500 $201,300
Median Condo Value $315,000 $218,600
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $320,800 $159,500
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $554,200 $197,500
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $649,200 $321,600
Percent Homes Decreasing 6.4% 18.4%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $290 $128
Median Sale Price 32 225,300
Property Tax $2,399 $2,147
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 2.9% 2.9%
1-Yr. Change 7.4% 6.5%

Gunbarrel Schools

School In Gunbarrel Great Schools Rating Number Of Students Address
Heatherwood Elementary 9 391 7750 Concord Dr Boulder, CO 80301
Nevin Platt Middle School 9 533 6096 Baseline Road Boulder, CO 80303
Boulder High School 9 1780 1604 Arapahoe Avenue Boulder, CO 80302
Fairview High School 10 1973 1515 Greenbriar Boulevard Boulder, CO 80305

Gunbarrel Restaurants & Breweries

Asher Brewing Company – The First organic brewery in Colorado

Cafe Blue – Classic American food.

Gurkhas Restaurant – Authentic Nepali and Indian cuisine.

Boulder Creek Winery – Producer for award wining Colorado wines including many Gold medals and Colorado’s first Jefferson Cup Winner.

Gunbarrel Statistics

Population in 2010 9,263
Population change since 2000 -1.8%
Median household income $74,272
Median house value in 2009 $364,576
Median house value in 2000 $258,100