Bonnie Brae

Bonnie Brae

Bonnie Brae in Denver captures the essence of a picturesque, idyllic neighborhood with its winding streets, beautiful homes, and a quaint shopping district.

Nestled in the southeastern part of Denver, Bonnie Brae is known for its picturesque streets, cozy atmosphere, and unique architectural character. The neighborhood exudes a sense of charm and tranquility, making it a beloved and sought-after place to live. Some of the defining features of Bonnie Brae are its winding, tree-lined streets that surround elliptical-shaped Bonnie Brae Park and its distinctive architectural style. The trademark home design that people tend to associate with Bonnie Brae is the Tudor style home with a high-pitched roof. Nonetheless, Bonnie Brae homes are an eclectic mix of Spanish, Bauhaus, Postmodern, and International design influenced by some revolutionary European designs of the times.

As the neighborhood was fully built out by 1956, the last original design you will see is the one-story ranch brick (often blonde brick) north of Bonnie Brae Boulevard sometimes referred to as a Mid-Century or Post-War ranch style. The homes often exhibit intricate details, such as brick facades, arched entryways, and beautiful landscaping, adding to the neighborhood's overall appeal.

The neighborhood is named after the Bonnie Brae Dairy, which once stood in the area. Today, the Bonnie Brae business district is a focal point of the neighborhood, offering a charming selection of local shops, restaurants, and cafes. It serves as a gathering place for residents and visitors alike, creating a vibrant and community-oriented atmosphere.

Bonnie Brae is also known for its close proximity to the popular Washington Park. Residents can easily access the park's expansive green spaces, lakes, gardens, and recreational facilities. This allows for outdoor activities such as jogging, biking, picnicking, and playing sports, providing a natural extension of the neighborhood's charm.

The neighborhood's central location offers convenient access to other parts of Denver. Major transportation routes, including University Boulevard and South Colorado Boulevard, are nearby, providing quick connections to downtown Denver, the Denver Tech Center, and other key areas of the city.

Overview for Bonnie Brae, CO

24,073 people live in Bonnie Brae, where the median age is 37.5 and the average individual income is $84,104. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

37.5 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for Bonnie Brae, CO

Bonnie Brae has 13,534 households, with an average household size of 1.78. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Bonnie Brae do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 24,073 people call Bonnie Brae home. The population density is 6,872.55 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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


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49.13 / 50.87%

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Schools in Bonnie Brae, CO

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The following schools are within or nearby Bonnie Brae. 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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PreK - 6th
DSST: Byers Middle School
6th - 8th
9th - 12th
St John's Lutheran School
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Steele Elementary School
K - 5th
Stephen Knight Center for Early Education
PreK - K
No rating available
The Montessori School Of Washington Park
PreK - K
No rating available

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