Arapahoe County is the state’s first county and one of the largest with a population of more than 500,000. The City of Littleton is the county seat.
Arapahoe County spans 804 square miles and is a land of contrast. The western part of the County is mostly urban with residential, retail, office and industrial areas, while the eastern portion is relatively rural. Littleton, along with Sheridan, Englewood, Aurora, Foxfield, Glendale, Cherry Hills Village, Columbine Valley, Deer Trail, Bow Mar, Greenwood Village, Centennial and Bennett make up the 13 incorporated communities of Arapahoe County.
Arapahoe County offers a variety of attractive residential choices and a moderate cost of living. Residents enjoy excellent parks, greenbelts and trail systems, superior public services, and an inviting quality of life.