Community

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Bennett is committed to responsible planned development; economic vitality; a program for public improvements; and improving the quality of life for its residents. Click here to learn more.

Quick Facts about Bennett

– Labor force participation rate is 73.7%
– Average commute time to work is 33.5 minutes
– Poverty is lower than average at only 8.5% which is significantly lower than Arapahoe County’s 11.8%

Vision Statement

The Town Board of Trustees will proactively manage community needs to develop the Town of Bennett into one of the premier “rural town centers” of Colorado, providing optimum levels of service to our citizens.

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Demographics

The I-70 Corridor is home to nearly 15,000 residents and more than 500 small, locally-owned businesses.

Colorado High Plains Adventure

The High Plains Adventure is just a short drive from Denver.  Six vibrant communities linked by history and commerce, by pioneers and entrepreneurs, by geography, agriculture and new business, and by adventure seekers and the local folks who welcome you to their towns, ranches, homes and real lives.

Schools

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Bennett Crossing is located in the School District 29J within Adams County.  The school district has a preschool, elementary, middle and high school.  Additionally, SD29J has a collaborative program with Morgan Community College offering college classes for qualified students in accordance with the PSEO Legislation in Colorado.  The mission of Bennett School District 29J is to provide a safe environment for a quality education with high expectations for success, ensuring students obtain the necessary skills to achieve their full potential and to think critically as responsible citizens in a complex, diverse, and ever-changing world.  Click here for access to School District 29J.

King Soopers Marketplace

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Located immediately west of Bennett Crossing, is a 66,000SF+ King Soopers.  The store provides shoppers with both traditional grocery offerings and an expanded product offering that includes general merchandise such as outdoor furnishings, dinnerware and holiday items. Since King Soopers opened in 2007, Bennett began to serve the retail needs of a broader community and geographic area.  The grocers customer profile extends over 60 miles beyond Limon.  This location is influenced by a high volume of commuters and travelers, including semi-tractor trailers as evidenced by the success of Love’s Truck Stop which opened in 2011.

Resources

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Click here to see the Bennett Comprehensive Land Use Plan.

Click here to see the town of Bennett sign regulations.

Click here to see the Bennett Local Business Map.