Searching for an apartment in Boulder, CO? Welcome to Central Boulder, a metropolitan neighborhood in Boulder, CO. This is a renter-friendly neighborhood, with 59% of people renting their homes. Residents are well-educated, with many having professional degrees. For renters who prefer a quiet neighborhood, less than half of households in Central Boulder have children. There are a variety of transportation options in this area. While you'll probably prefer to have a car, it may not be necessary for everything. Commuting to work takes about 20 minutes on average.