Demographics/Community Profiles

The Town of Berthoud is nestled against the backdrop of the Rocky Mountain foothills, just 40 minutes north of Denver and 20 minutes south of Fort Collins along I-25. Berthoud is the heart of the Front Range community.


Berthoud is centrally located between the campuses of Colorado State University in Fort Collins and Colorado University at Boulder. The Longmont and Fort Collins campuses of Front Range Community College are also within 20 minutes of Berthoud, making the town an important central hub for some of Colorado’s largest educational institutions.

Downtown Berthoud
Town of Berthoud

With its expansive, scenic views and easy access to highways and major area arterials, the town is idyllic and convenient for businesses and retail.

Town of Berthoud
Lehman Printing Center

Opportunities in Berthoud

Berthoud offers a variety of unique and active development sites with boundless opportunity for all commercial, industrial and residential developers. Our professional Planning and Economic Development staff are prepared to help you through our expedited permitting processes, saving time and money.

Contact us today to arrange tours of flexible, compelling Berthoud properties that align with your exact development needs.


Berthoud is strategically located in the middle of the fastest growing region in Colorado. The town stretches into both Larimer and Weld Counties, adjacent to Boulder County. This agriculturally dominant northern Colorado region is projected to double in population by 2040. Currently, Berthoud’s far-reaching labor shed extends from the Wyoming border south to north Denver and east into Weld County.

Berthoud’s Strategic Location

  • Boulder and the University of Colorado (CU): 40 minutes
  • Fort Collins and Colorado State University (CSU): 30 minutes
  • Greeley and University of Northern Colorado (UNC): 45 minutes
  • Denver: 45 minutes
  • Denver International Airport: 45 minutes
  • Rocky Mountain National Park: 50 minutes
  • 2.5M People within 60 minutes
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Berthoud at a Glance

$ 1 K
Median Household Income
$ 1 K
1 %
High School Diplomas
1 %
College Degrees

Town Limits


2010 – 5,127
2017 – 8,889
Downtown Berthoud

Zip Code


2010 – 10,296
2017 – 12,686
Housing Development

10 Minutes


2010 – 16,877
2018 – 20,770

20 Minutes


2010 – 181,049
2018 – 209,325

30 Minutes


2010 – 388,325
2018 – 473,867
Housing Development

5 Miles


2010 – 16,993
2018 – 20,868

10 Miles


2010 – 171,425
2018 – 197,951

20 Miles


2010 – 509,937
2018 – 608,059

Berthoud Population, 2000 to 2017

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Berthoud LIbrary]
Downtown Berthoud