Denver is a town west of Charlotte NC with a population of 2,727. Denver is in Lincoln County and has become increasingly desirable to live in. People have chosen Denver NC to call home because of its quiet town feel with easy access to the center city of Charlotte. Living in Denver also offers residents a suburban-rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. There have been a few new communities that have been built in Denver NC. Many retirees live in Denver and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Denver are highly rated.