Moving from San Jose, CA to Denver, CO

Planning a move from San Jose to Denver?  

Living in San Jose has been a dream. The jobs, beautiful neighborhoods, warm weather and tasty dishes have made it a great place to call home. But if you’re heading to Denver, you’re in for a treat! Denver is a growing metro with booming business, unique experiences and picturesque views. Check out four things to look forward to when moving from San Jose to Denver. Then, learn about a DIY moving service that can help you get there.  

4 Things to Look Forward to in Denver 

Four Distinct Seasons 

From sunny California to sunny Colorado…wait, what? Yes, you read that right! Colorado isn’t all snow and freezing temperatures. There’s actually a lot of Vitamin D to soak up! Denver averages 245 sunny days per year compared to San Jose’s 257 sunny days. And summer highs often reach into the 90s. If you love the snow, then you’ll love Denver. The city average 27 inches of it per year, making it a skier’s paradise. Spring and fall are also comfortable seasons. But, if you don’t like the weather, wait 20 minutes — it’s always changing.

City Living in the Mountains 

OK, so you can see some mountains from your high-rise in San Jose. But, it’s nothing like what you’ll experience in Denver. No matter where you live or work, look out any window, and you’re sure to see the massive Rocky Mountain Range. There’s nothing quite like living in a bustling city and being one with nature at the same time. Denver life is serene.  

Lower Cost of Living 

San Jose is an expensive city to call home. One of the best perks of moving to Denver is the lower cost of living. For example, the median home cost in San Jose is $1.1 million, but in Denver, it’s only $422,000. You’ll also enjoy cheaper housing, groceries, utilities, transportation and childcare.  

Fun Outdoor Activities 

Denver is a mecca for outdoor adventurers. From skiing, sledding and snowboarding to kayaking, rafting and tubing, there’s something here for every thrill seeker. Local hotspots for outside activities include:

  • Vail Mountain 
  • The Colorado River 
  • Rocky Mountain National Park 
  • Buffalo Creek 
  • The Flatirons 

Move Long Distance with U-Pack®

U-Pack is a great solution for long-distance moves. Our DIY service makes moving easy and affordable. And with our nationwide coverage, we can get your belongings from San Jose to Denver. Check rates for your move with a free online quote or call 844-362-5303844-594-3077.