Interesting Facts About Denver, Colorado

Located in one of the most interesting and unique cities in the country, our aerial photography company in Colorado is based out of Denver. Whether you’ve never been to this great city or you have lived here your entire life, there may be some interesting facts that you don’t know about Denver. Imagewerx has compiled a list of a few fun facts about our city, to share with you.

1) An average of over 300+ days of sunshine are recorded in Denver, CO on a yearly basis.

2) “Mile High City” is the nickname, since the elevation 5,280 feet.

3) Sporting events of all kinds can be found in Denver. The Broncos, Rockies, Avalanche, and Nuggets stadiums can all be found within a three mile radius of each other.

4) A fifth sports team, Colorado Rapids, can be found in Denver too!

5) On the 13th step of the capital building, you can find yourself exactly one mile above sea level.

6) Denver claims to be the home of the cheeseburger being first made at the Humpty Dumpty Drive-In in 1935.

7) A saloon was the first permanent structure in the city.

8) Denver wasn’t founded on a transportation system, like many cities. It was found while settlers searched for gold in the area.

9) The city of Denver turned down the opportunity to host the 1976 Olympics due cost, pollution, and the population increase.

10) Denver parks cover nearly 20,000 acres spread across 205 parks, making it a great place for any outdoor lover!

11) The longest continuous street in the United States can be found in Denver – Colfax Avenue.

12) The Denver Mint produces about 40 million coins each day!

13) Standing tall at 57 stories high, Denver is home to the tallest building in the state – Republic Plaza.

14) 200 named peaks can be seen from the city of Denver. This mountain view spans about 140 miles long.

15) Denver is home to one of the highest educated populations in the United States.

16) Emerging as a model for sustainable cities, Denver makes being “green” look easy!

Now that you’ve hopefully learned a little something new about the great city of Denver, Co, you’re ready to showcase your city. Whether it’s through aerial photographs adorning your office walls or decorating your man cave with some of your favorite sporting event photos, Imagewerx is here for you! Check out the gallery on our website to see what unique aerial photographs of Denver, CO you can purchase. If you don’t see a specific shot you are interesting in, contact the best aerial photography company in Denver, Colorado today! We look forward to capturing a professional, breathtaking image to exceed your vision.

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303-550-2946 Aerial Photography
7811 S. Peoria St. G17
Englewood, CO 80112

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