Elyria Swansea

Welcome to Elyria Swansea

Running along Denver’s northern central border is Elyria-Swansea, a large neighborhood on the precipice of big change—perhaps best known today as home to the National Western Stock Show and Denver Coliseum. Bisected by the I-70 overpass, the area is hardly a quiet suburb, but does offer some of the most affordable housing inside Denver proper and easy convenience to both the downtown area and all points along the I-70 corridor.

The neighborhood gets its rather odd name from the dual towns of Elyria and Swansea—both separate, incorporated towns that were annexed to Denver in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Swansea started as a smelting and mining town in the 1870s and took its name after the city of Swansea, Wales, while Elyria—named after the founder’s hometown of Elyria, Ohio—was more of a social hub, boasting its own fire house, school, city hall, saloons, shops and churches. After the Platte River was rerouted and railroads came to Denver, Elyria Swansea became increasingly industrial.

While the home styles here could certainly be called eclectic, and there are bungalows—and even a few Victorians—from the early 1900s to be found, the majority of the houses are more utilitarian cottage styles or even more recently built modular homes. Unfortunately, the area’s long history as more of an industrial outlier than true neighborhood is fairly evident in the condition of many of the homes. But with drastic redevelopment plans in the works for the National Western complex, and the heat of the RiNo district on its southwest border, Elyria Swansea might just be poised for a surge in popularity.

Lifestyle Attributes

  • 8236 East 50th Avenu... Denver, CO 80238 MLS 1240302
    INNOVATIVE REAL ESTATE
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 1 days on site
    2703 SQF / 4 BR / 4 BA
  • 4411 Fillmore Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 9620246
    Keller Williams Integrity Real Estate LLC
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 5 days on site
    1527 SQF / 6 BR / 3 BA
  • 4052 Clayton Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 4689921
    Your Castle Realty LLC
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 34 days on site
    1519 SQF / 3 BR / 2 BA
  • 4101 Adams Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 2738583
    Private Label Realty
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 7 days on site
    1494 SQF / 4 BR / 3 BA
  • 4695 High Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 5421289
    Great Way RE Exclusive Properties
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 7 days on site
    1988 SQF / 6 BR / 2 BA
  • 4130 Fillmore Denver, CO 80216 MLS 5873119
    HomeSmart Cherry Creek Properties
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 15 days on site
    882 SQF / 4 BR / 2 BA
  • 4666 Race Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 4096713
    Atlas Real Estate Group
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 1 days on site
    1324 SQF / 5 BR / 3 BA
  • 4532 Fillmore Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 4240612
    Megastar Realty
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 14 days on site
    1154 SQF / 2 BR / 2 BA
  • 5083 Adams Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 8443429
    MB EXECUTIVE REALTY & INVESTMENTS
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 3 days on site
    851 SQF / 5 BR / 2 BA
  • 4120 Saint Paul Stre... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 9966912
    Cherry Creek Properties LLC
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 1 days on site
    899 SQF / 4 BR / 2 BA
  • 4657 Race Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 4196011
    TRANSMARKET PROPERTIES
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 114 days on site
    1317 SQF / 5 BR / 2 BA
  • 4630 Clayton Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 2969699
    MB SILVA REALTY INC
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 10 days on site
    725 SQF / 4 BR / 2 BA
  • 4690 BRIGHTON Boulev... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 1092769
    MB DENVER COLORADO REALTY
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 374 days on site
    4351 SQF / 8 BR / 2 BA
  • 4665 Race Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 8752067
    Baron Enterprises Inc.
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 0 days on site
    1156 SQF / 3 BR / 2 BA
  • 4791 High Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 9483641
    MB HAINES & ASSOCIATES
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 12 days on site
    1096 SQF / 5 BR / 2 BA
  • 4700 Race Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 6845760
    TNT INVESTMENTS
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 63 days on site
    1473 SQF / 3 BR / 3 BA
  • 5045 Adams Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 4284403
    Your Castle Real Estate Inc
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 5 days on site
    806 SQF / 4 BR / 2 BA
  • 5134 Saint Paul Stre... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 8408108
    LEVEL ONE REALTY GROUP
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 46 days on site
    1475 SQF / 4 BR / 2 BA
  • 4666 Josephine Stree... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 3074204
    Realty One Group Premier
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 4 days on site
    848 SQF / 3 BR / 1 BA
  • 4115 Cook Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 4176571
    Keller Williams Integrity Real Estate LLC
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 6 days on site
    677 SQF / 2 BR / 1 BA
  • 4430 Adams Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 9254536
    HomeSmart Realty Group
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 6 days on site
    744 SQF / 3 BR / 2 BA
  • 4355 Milwaukee Stree... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 6118972
    Keller Williams Realty Downtown LLC
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 40 days on site
    888 SQF / 3 BR / 1 BA
  • 4328 Milwaukee Stree... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 1719107
    State Street Realty Inc
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 23 days on site
    0 SQF / 2 BR / 1 BA
  • 5071 Steele Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 9297085
    Colorado Realty Pros
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 4 days on site
    862 SQF / 3 BR / 1 BA
  • 4685 Fillmore Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 6654638
    RE/MAX Southeast Inc.
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 0 days on site
    948 SQF / 3 BR / 2 BA
  • 4945 Steele Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 4534483
    Baron Enterprises Inc.
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 40 days on site
    755 SQF / 3 BR / 2 BA
  • 4323 Fillmore Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 6398649
    Prestigio Real Estate and Appraisal
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 40 days on site
    762 SQF / 3 BR / 1 BA
  • 4941 Adams Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 5310299
    LIV Sotheby's International Realty
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 3 days on site
    731 SQF / 3 BR / 2 BA
  • 4126 Milwaukee Stree... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 5146926
    LIV Sotheby's International Realty
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 12 days on site
    732 SQF / 3 BR / 2 BA
  • 4760 Saint Paul Stre... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 8489236
    Taylor Realty Group
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 10 days on site
    1109 SQF / 3 BR / 1 BA
  • 4922 Saint Paul Stre... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 2660869
    West Rock Realty, LLC
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 12 days on site
    756 SQF / 3 BR / 1 BA
  • 4732 Gaylord Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 7268697
    MB Denver Colorado Realty Source
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 7 days on site
    832 SQF / 3 BR / 1 BA
  • 4949 Adams Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 3645643
    ATRIUM REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 12 days on site
    731 SQF / 4 BR / 2 BA
  • 4854 Saint Paul Stre... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 4627759
    RE/MAX Alliance - Olde Town
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 4 days on site
    1133 SQF / 3 BR / 1 BA
  • 4185 Saint Paul Stre... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 3314754
    Innovative Real Estate
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 7 days on site
    1040 SQF / 3 BR / 2 BA
  • 4681 Clayton Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 6581038
    Open Door Real Estate Inc
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 6 days on site
    725 SQF / 4 BR / 2 BA
  • 2603-2607 East 43rd ... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 7424310
    KELLER WILLIAMS PREFERRED RLTY
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 5 days on site
    2115 SQF / 6 BR / 3 BA
  • 4913 Steele Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 3690841
    Your Castle Real Estate Inc
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 5 days on site
    754 SQF / 3 BR / 1 BA
  • 5096 Saint Paul Stre... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 2050514
    COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL 18
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 11 days on site
    920 SQF / 3 BR / 1 BA
  • 4792 High Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 9455092
    ERA HERMAN GROUP
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 5 days on site
    1178 SQF / 3 BR / 2 BA
  • 4707 Josephine Stree... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 7292894
    CHERRY CREEK PROPERTIES INC
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 1 days on site
    1849 SQF / 4 BR / 2 BA
  • 4330 Thompson Court Denver, CO 80216 MLS 4896126
    The Berkshire Group
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 5 days on site
    780 SQF / 2 BR / 1 BA
  • 4126 Clayton Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 6552762
    COLORADO PREFERRED REAL ESTATE
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 3 days on site
    906 SQF / 4 BR / 2 BA
  • 5083 Adams Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 4438892
    Keller Williams Realty Downtown LLC
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 67 days on site
    851 SQF / 5 BR / 2 BA
  • 5005 Steele Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 3695789
    Greenspot Real Estate
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 14 days on site
    811 SQF / 3 BR / 1 BA
  • 4725 Fillmore Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 9458364
    BHHS Innovative Real Estate
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 7 days on site
    1163 SQF / 3 BR / 1 BA
  • 4010 Fillmore Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 2986607
    Keller Williams Advantage Realty LLC
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 6 days on site
    926 SQF / 3 BR / 2 BA
  • 4855 Milwaukee Stree... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 9569144
    Maxim Properties
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 6 days on site
    671 SQF / 2 BR / 1 BA
  • 4630 Milwaukee Stree... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 4667158
    360 Real Estate Inc
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 18 days on site
    748 SQF / 3 BR / 2 BA
  • 4935 Saint Paul Stre... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 6436066
    Keller Williams Realty LLC
    propertyPrice (SOLD) 3 days on site
    904 SQF / 4 BR / 1 BA
  • 4669 Race Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 9234572
    LE REAL ESTATE
    propertyPrice 1 days on site
    892 SQF / 4 BR / 2 BA
  • 5115 MILWAUKEE Stree... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 8919572
    Great Way RE Exclusive Properties
    propertyPrice 43 days on site
    881 SQF / 2 BR / 1 BA
  • 4971 Clayton Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 5735877
    AllStars Real Estate
    propertyPrice 34 days on site
    872 SQF / 3 BR / 1 BA
  • 5110 Saint Paul Stre... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 8233325
    The K Company Realty
    propertyPrice 63 days on site
    919 SQF / 3 BR / 1 BA
  • 4135 Fillmore Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 9047031
    HOME TAG TEAM
    propertyPrice 0 days on site
    978 SQF / 2 BR / 1 BA
  • 5121 Steele Street Denver, CO 80216 MLS 2435550
    COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL 24
    propertyPrice 2 days on site
    640 SQF / 1 BR / 1 BA
  • 4460 Columbine Stree... Denver, CO 80216 MLS 8115099
    RE/MAX MOMENTUM
    propertyPrice 7 days on site
    752 SQF / 2 BR / 1 BA

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