Commerce City is located in the County of Adams. With a Home rule Municipality in the region, it serves as the northern suburb of Denver. Commerce City is basically a mix of both commercial and residential communities. There is the greyhound racing track and an oil refinery in the city. These help in the growth of other related trade in the region.
Commerce City has a total area of about 67 sq. kms. and is located at an elevated height of about 5165 ft. above the ground level. The education sector is looked after by the County School District of Adams. Oil refining is one of the most important industry of the town.