Welcome to Louisville

A historic, welcoming community with charm to spare.
Nestled in the center of the Denver-Boulder corridor, Louisville is a charming town that frequently appears on "best places" lists. A welcoming community with a quick commute to Boulder and exquisite views of the front range, Louisville has a lot to offer the residents who call it home.
The recreation spaces and parks scattered throughout the town, combined with many sunny days, create a natural paradise for lovers of the outdoors. Walkable downtown streets are lined with unique shops and popular eateries, and the town is home to many local festivals and events. As the high-tech hub for Boulder County, there are various job opportunities ranging from healthcare and tech to clean energy and aerospace. With an array of historical sites, proximity to the mountains, and small-town charm, Louisville has something for everyone to enjoy.

What to Love

  • Adorable Main Street 
  • The perfect balance of historical architecture and modern charm
  • Plenty of open space and public parks for outdoor activities
  • 32 miles of hiking and biking trails

Local Lifestyle

Known for its abundance of open green space, Louisville residents tend to lead active lifestyles and thus have a wealth of knowledge about how to enjoy the outdoors. However, the town's historic roots and charming downtown show a different side that is equally enjoyable. Walkable streets are lined with locally-owned restaurants, shops, and breweries. Outdoor seating is common, making the downtown area a gathering spot for meeting up with friends. Although downtown Louisville can get quite busy, it maintains its small-town feel.

Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping

Louisville is home to many exceptional restaurants and cafes. For authentic Mexican fare, visit Verde. Residents love this spot for its flavorful meals and excellent service. Moxie Bread Company is a local favorite featuring fresh morning pastries, bread, and lunchtime eats with outdoor patio seating. Bittersweet Cafe & Confections is a great place to find a delicious breakfast or brunch and fantastic coffee. For a special occasion, visit Zucca. This homey Italian restaurant serves up authentic dishes with a creative twist.
Louisville's thriving downtown streets are lined with locally owned shops offering eclectic finds. Bookworms will love Little Horse Books & Vintage for the amazing selection and delightful environment. Modern Folklore is a thoughtfully curated home goods store with a diverse section of artisan creations for one-of-a-kind gifts or something special for yourself. Assorted Goods & Candy is the perfect place to soothe your sweet tooth and find vintage gifts.

Things to Do

Home to public parks, wide open spaces, over 30 miles of trails, a thriving arts district, historic sites, and a bustling downtown, Louisville is full of exciting things to do. Play golf at the popular Coal Creek Golf Course. Visit the Louisville Farmer's Market on Saturdays to enjoy live music and find fresh produce, baked goods, and local crafts. 
Louisville's busy downtown is a community gathering spot, making it the perfect place for local events and festivals. The Louisville Street Faire is hosted at the pavilion every Friday night, featuring live music, food, and drinks. Summer Concerts in the Park is a series of free concerts held each summer at the Louisville Community Park. The Fall Festival and Labor Day Parade are popular annual festivals not to be missed.


Served by the Boulder County School District, Louisville is home to many highly rated schools. 
  • Fireside Elementary School, Grades PreK-5
  • Monarch High School, Grades 9-12
  • Louisville Middle School, Grades 6-8

Overview for Louisville, CO

25,521 people live in Louisville, where the median age is 39.8 and the average individual income is $61,041.99. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

39.8 years

Median Age


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Demographics and Employment Data for Louisville, CO

Louisville has 9,791 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Louisville do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 25,521 people call Louisville home. The population density is 1,611.51 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

49.36 / 50.64%

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25-64 Years


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  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree

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0 to 14 Minutes
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Schools in Louisville, CO

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The following schools are within or nearby Louisville. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Louisville Elementary School
St Louis Catholic School
Coal Creek Elementary School
Louisville Middle School
Louisville Montessori School
Fireside Elementary School

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