The City of Dacono is located in southwest Weld County, one of the fastest growing counties in the State of Colorado. Dacono is centrally located to access both the Denver metropolitan area or Northern Colorado communities. Located in the heart of the Front Range, Dacono possesses a small town atmosphere with panoramic views of the Rocky Mountains. Housing is affordable with many choices in style and price. Schools have a low student to teacher ratio.
The city encompasses nearly 8.2 square miles, with a future growth boundary of 22 square miles (14,080 acres). The city has access to Interstate 25, the new E-470 beltway and is located about 20 miles northwest of Denver International Airport. Dacono has a secure water source.
Spectacular natural beauty combined with a growing local economy and quick access to all the convenience of city life makes Dacono a unique and diverse community. With visible access from Interstate 25 and a short driving distance to the mountains, residents enjoy a multitude of seasonal outdoor recreational activities.