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Academy Park

Academy Park is an employment center on approximately 250 acres within the city of Lakewood. It is located at the southeast corner of West Hampden Avenue (U.S. 285) and South Wadsworth Boulevard and extends south to Quincy Boulevard. Major employers include the federal government, Ludvik Electric, and URS.  

Commercial Inventory April 2017



Number of Buildings   

Total Square Feet   

Vacancy Rate









3 20,813 0.0%




Primarily zoned Planned Development (PD) to allow office, medical, R&D, lab, and fabrication & assembly


Development Opportunities

Several land sites are available in Academy Park for office, flex, mixed-use development


  • Enterprise Zone designation
  • Ten hotels located within Academy Park offering more than 1,100 rooms
  • RTD Wadsworth/Hampden park n' Ride located at U.S. 285 & Wadsworth Boulevard.
  • Scheduled RTD local service along Wadsworth Boulevard.
  • Close to a wide variety of housing stock and rental units.
  • Southwest Plaza Mall is only a few miles south on Wadsworth Boulevard.
  • Close proximity to a wide range of restaurants and fast food alternatives
  • Adjacent to Pinehurst Country Club and within minutes to The Homestead and Fox Hollow public golf courses

Highway Access

Easy access from West Hampden Avenue (U.S. 285) with quick connections to C-470 and I-25.  

Academy Park Aerial

Contact Information:

Lakewood Economic Development
Civic Center South
480 S. Allison Parkway
Lakewood, CO 80226
Direct: 303-987-7730

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