Bennett

58°F
Current Population
2,825
Elevation Level
5485 ft

About Bennett

Bennett is located in Adams and Arapahoe counties. It is part of the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Metropolitan Area and was named for Hiram Pitt Bennett, congressional delegate from the Territory of Colorado and Colorado Secretary of State. Today, locals enjoy spending time at Antelope Hills Golf Course and Kiowa Creek Sporting Club. 

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About the Community

Bennett Elementary School

Summary
  • District Bennett School District No. 29j
  • Phone (303) 644-3234
  • Address 462 8TH ST
  • County Adams County
  • Grade KN - 05
  • Instructional Level Elementary School
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten No
  • Kindergarten No
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement No
  • Before and After School Program No
  • Gifted and Talended Program Yes
  • Elementary School Indicator Yes
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct +5% to +10%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 430
  • Student Teacher Ratio 17

Bennett High School

Summary
  • District Bennett School District No. 29j
  • Phone (303) 644-3234
  • Address 610 7TH ST
  • County Arapahoe County
  • Grade 09 - 12
  • Instructional Level High School
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten No
  • Kindergarten No
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement No
  • Before and After School Program No
  • Gifted and Talended Program Yes
  • Elementary School Indicator No
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct -1% to -5%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 356
  • Student Teacher Ratio 18

Bennett Middle School

Summary
  • District Bennett School District No. 29j
  • Phone (303) 644-3234
  • Address 455 8TH ST
  • County Adams County
  • Grade 06 - 08
  • Instructional Level Middle School
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten No
  • Kindergarten No
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement No
  • Before and After School Program No
  • Gifted and Talended Program Yes
  • Elementary School Indicator No
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct +20% to +50%
  • Total Reported Enrollment 195
  • Student Teacher Ratio 17

Bennett Preschool

Summary
  • District Bennett School District No. 29j
  • Phone (303) 644-3234
  • Address 455 8TH ST
  • County Adams County
  • Grade PK - PK
  • Instructional Level
Programs and Services Available
  • Pre-Kindergarten Yes
  • Kindergarten Yes
  • Magnet School No
  • Charter School No
  • The International Baccalureate No
  • Advanced Placement No
  • Before and After School Program No
  • Gifted and Talended Program No
  • Elementary School Indicator No
  • Middle School Indicator No
  • High School Indicator No
Enrollment and Attendance
  • Enrollment Change Pct No Change
  • Total Reported Enrollment 53
  • Student Teacher Ratio Not Reported

Population, Weather and Economics

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Population

Population Details
  • Population 2,825
  • Population 5 Yr Projection 3,122
Households
  • Total Households 1,024
  • Households 5 Yr Projection 1,131
  • Average Size of Household 3.00
  • Households With Children 272

Climate & Weather

Summary
  • Annual Precip In 15.81
  • Avg Jan Low Temp 15.20
  • Avg Jul Low Temp 58.70
  • Avg Jan High Temp 43.20
  • Avg Jul High Temp 88.00
Indexes
  • Ozone Index 105
  • Air Pollution Index 115
  • Earthquake Index 37
  • Hail Index 149
  • Tornado Index 245
  • Wind Index 114

Economics

  • Housing Median Built Yr 1974
  • Maintenance and Insurance Cost 98
  • Health Care Cost 118
  • Transportation Cost 104