Shaw Heights, Colorado is a small town located in the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood metropolitan area. It is a census-designated place (CDP) in Adams County, Colorado, United States. The population was 4,845 at the 2010 census. Shaw Heights is located in the northwest corner of Adams County, just south of the city of Westminster.
Shaw Heights was founded in the 1950s as a planned community. It was named after the Shaw family, who owned the land on which the town was built. The town was designed to be a self-contained community, with its own schools, shopping centers, and recreational facilities.
Shaw Heights is home to the Shaw Heights Community Center, which offers a variety of recreational activities for residents. The center includes a swimming pool, basketball court, and playground. The town also has a library, a post office, and several churches.
Shaw Heights is home to the Shaw Heights Elementary School, which serves students in grades K-5. The school is part of the Adams 12 Five Star Schools district. The town also has a middle school and a high school, both of which are part of the same district.
Shaw Heights is home to several parks, including Shaw Heights Park, which features a playground, picnic area, and basketball court. The town also has a skate park, which is open to the public.
Shaw Heights is a great place to live, with its small-town charm and close proximity to Denver. It is a great place for families, with its excellent schools and recreational facilities.