A Scenic Neighborhood Full of Wonder

Overview for Hilltop, CO

3,836 people live in Hilltop, where the median age is 49 and the average individual income is $127,988. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

49 years

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Welcome to Hilltop

A Scenic Neighborhood Full of Wonder
A gem within the vibrant city of Denver, Hilltop is characterized by its sprawling estates and pristinely landscaped gardens, offering a tranquil escape from the urban hustle while maintaining proximity to the heart of the city. Hilltop's scenic beauty, combined with its rich architectural diversity, from grand historic homes to modern marvels, creates a visually stunning backdrop for a life well-lived. It's a community where elegance meets convenience, offering residents the best of both worlds — a peaceful, residential atmosphere within minutes of downtown Denver's hotspots.
The allure of Hilltop goes beyond its aesthetic charm. Here, residents enjoy a lifestyle marked by a strong sense of community togetherness. The neighborhood's wide, tree-lined streets and public parks are a testament to its commitment to fostering outdoor adventures. Whether it's a leisurely stroll through Cranmer Park or a festive gathering at Robinson Park, Hilltop provides an idyllic setting for making lasting memories.

What to Love

  • Scenic and Luxurious Living: Hilltop's elevated position offers stunning views of the Rocky Mountains, complementing its array of gorgeous homes.
  • Proximity to Amenities: Residents enjoy easy access to nearby museums, galleries, and theaters of Denver.

Local Lifestyle

The essence of Hilltop's lifestyle is one of relaxation, community warmth, and refined enjoyment. The neighborhood's serene environment makes it a haven for those seeking a peaceful retreat, while its communal spirit is evident in the numerous local gatherings that bring residents together throughout the year. Meanwhile, outdoor enthusiasts revel in the abundant green spaces and recreational opportunities that define the area.

Dining and Shopping

Hilltop's dining scene reflects its sophisticated palate, offering a range of culinary delights.
The Cherry Cricket is a testament to Denver's love for burgers, offering a cozy sports bar atmosphere where locals gather to enjoy this American classic and watch their favorite teams on the big screen. 

Hillstone elevates the dining experience with its impeccable service and sumptuous New American dishes, making it a favored destination for special occasions. Don’t miss the spicy tuna roll, house-made burger, rotisserie chicken, USDA prime filet, and much more.

Sushi Den is hailed as a culinary gem, serving up an exquisite array of sushi and Japanese dishes crafted from the freshest ingredients. Meanwhile, Blue Pan Pizza delights residents with its unique Detroit-style pizza, blending traditional techniques with innovative flavors in a friendly setting.

Adjacent to Hilltop, Cherry Creek Shopping Center offers an unmatched retail experience with luxury boutiques, art galleries, and designer stores catering to the discerning tastes of Hilltop's residents.


Entertainment and Things to Do

From the sprawling expanses, breathtaking sunsets, and iconic sundial of Cranmer Park to the inviting greens of the Denver Country Club, where golf enthusiasts can enjoy a round in one of the city's most prestigious settings, Hilltop ensures a rich blend of outdoor adventures and upscale recreation. The area’s well-maintained tennis courts, vibrant parks, and scenic jogging paths provide ample options for staying active, while its proximity to Cherry Creek adds a layer of luxury shopping and dining experiences just a stone's throw away.
Residents enjoy easy access to Denver's renowned museums and galleries, including the nearby Denver Art Museum and the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, offering enriching experiences galore. Seasonal events, such as open-air summer concerts at the Levitt Pavilion, the Park Hill Garden Walk, the Park Hill Parade, and the Cherry Creek Arts Festival, bring the community together in celebration of art, music, and local talent. 


  • Graland Country Day School
  • Carson Elementary School
  • Hill Campus of Arts and Sciences
  • George Washington High School

Around Hilltop, CO

There's plenty to do around Hilltop, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Very Bikeable
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Some Transit
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Amazing Tasty Eats, Sun Market, and Drop To Pop.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.11 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.01 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.8 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.39 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.38 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.42 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars

Schools in Hilltop, CO

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The following schools are within or nearby Hilltop. 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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Steck Elementary School
PreK - 5th
Hill Campus of Arts and Sciences
6th - 8th
Carson Elementary School
PreK - 5th

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Demographics and Employment Data for Hilltop, CO

Hilltop has 1,463 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Hilltop do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 3,836 people call Hilltop home. The population density is 3,980.635 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


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48.77 / 51.23%

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