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|Latitude:||39.7392 degrees N|
|Longitude:||104.9903 degrees W|
|Area Codes:||303, 720|
|Zip Codes:||80014, 80019, 80022, 80110, 80123, 80201-80212, 80216-80224, 80227, 80230, 80231, 80235-80239, 80243, 80244, 80246-80252, 80256, 80257, 80259, 80261-810266, 80271, 80273, 80274, 80281, 80290, 80291, 80293, 80294, 80295, 80299, 80330, 80640, 80642|
|Area:||Approximately 155 sq. miles|
|Time Zone:||Mountain Time Zone (MTZ)|
Founded in the mid-1800s during the Pike's Peak Gold Rush, Denver City named was named for Kansan Territorial Governor James W. Denver. The area quickly grew to regional prominence and Western Union choose Denver City as a regional hub. The name Denver City was shortened to Denver when the city became the Colorado Territorial Capitol in 1867.
Denver grew from mining camp to a major trading center for beef and other livestock. In 1905, The National Western Stock Show was established to educate local ranchers in animal husbandry. The economy in Denver may have changed but the Nation Western Stock Show remains. The show, which runs for sixteen day each January, celebrates and preserves the western lifestyle.
In later years, Denver would be known as the city that rejected their own winning bid to host the Winter Olympics. With so many sports enthusiasts and local sports venues available in the area, Denver seemed like the perfect spot to hold the Winter Olympics games. The city was chosen by the International Olympic Committee to host the 1976 Winter Olympic games.
Denver voters struck down the funding for the infrastructure needed to host the 1976 winter games in 1972 citing environmental concerns. IOC officials were stunned. The games were moved to Innsbruck, Austria and Denver has not offered another bid to host the games.
Today Denver is known as The Mile High City. Denver's claim to 300 days of sunshine, which dates back to the 1870s, may be more fiction than fact, but that has not stopped migration to the area. From miners to millennials, Denver has experience enormous growth over the years.
The mile-high elevation takes a bit of adjustment but once you are acclimated, hit the slopes, climb a mountain, take a hike or sit back and just enjoy the view. Denver residents are known for enjoying sports of all kinds, but if you prefer to watch, raise a pint in one of Denver's nearly 100 pubs and local breweries as you cheer on the Broncos, the Rockies, the Avalanche or the Nuggets. If you enjoy major league sports, Colorado's capitol city your kind of town.
If you are considering a move to or from Denver, you’ll more than likely need to ship one or more of your autos. We’ll provide you with a "No Cost" estimate". When you are ready to ship, we will provide you with up to ten free quotes from ten different auto shipping companies. In fact, you can fill out one convenient form right here on our website and we’ll get you the quotes you need when you decide to ship your car, truck, motorcycle, ATV or even your RV. SMB Auto Transport is here to make your transition a little smoother.